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IN People ON 27 Aug, 2015
There are many people who battle for good and healthy life.
Amalie Lee, a 20-year-old student, has documented her anorexia recovery through her Instagram. She has taken this step to help other people who are suffering from the same disorder. She has even posted her before and after pictures, motivational messages and healthy food pictures on her blog. After her illness, she managed to get 50,000 followers on her Instagram account. She has done her Psychology and counselling course from Roehampton University, London.
Meet Amalie Lee, the superwoman who is motivating others to fight anorexia.
She is a 20-year-old student who has documented her anorexia recovery in candid Instagram posts to help other anorexia fighters.
She shares some motivational messages and snaps on her blog.
She also reached to the most dangerous point of where her BMI was dropping low.
Amalie explained, 'I went through a depressive phase in my mid-teens, and my perception of myself hit an all-time low. I just wanted to disappear. My eating disorder was never about looking like a model, it was a way to cope'
To maintain such a healthy body, Amalie went through many complications and rules.
As she knows that this may act as a trigger for other sufferers, Amalie didn't disclose her present weight!
'These rules made me feel safe and in control. But I had lost control, and the obsessive need for control controlled me in every way'.
Because of her studies and treatment she went through, it became easier for her to recover.
When she was suffering, she studied the mental and physical effects of starvation and recovery.
Her picture stated 'My followers are amazing, and I see them as friends'.