The relentless teasing led to depression and substance abuse but Gilbert managed to turn her life around and transform herself into a fitness model, shedding nearly a third of her body weight in the process. She has since become a social media star and amassed a large following on Instagram. Gilbert says that growing up, she was always a little overweight but her binge eating began after her family went on an all-you-can-eat cruise, where she would consume several servings of lasagne and up to six bowls of ice cream in a single sitting. Deciding that something had to change, she moved back home she began to work out every day and eventually fell in love with exercise.
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