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With the new year upon us, it’s time for the annual barrage of New Year’s resolutions, usually consisting of quitting smoking, losing weight or adopting some other healthy lifestyle change.

According to Mirror, former McDonald’s worker Gemma Hilton got a jump start on 2017 and transformed her appearance in a marvelous manner after being ridiculed due to her size.

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Eventually, the 20-year-old from Nottingham, England used the insults, which even included “McFatty,” as motivation and shed nearly half of her body weight, losing an impressive 84 pounds.

She’s gone from a size 24 to a size 10-12, giving credit to the Cambridge diet for her dramatic transformation. Since her weight loss, she’s successfully landed her dream job as a hairdresser.

Good for her!