Getting comfortable in your own skin is something we all strive for. The tricky part is that the journey of getting there is different for each person. Like most, Renata Neia, a secretary from Colinas do Tocantins in Brazil, had a few detours before reaching this Holy Grail of self-love.

Renata gained a lot of weight after her second pregnancy and it started bothering her. So she started dieting. Eventually, Renata decided to track her progress with pictures. But she also wanted to make the process a little bit more fun, so she started posing like celebrities and publishing the images on social media.

More info: Instagram | Facebook (h/t brightside)

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beloved
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1 year ago

This is perfect aesthetic. She is my spirit animal...

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To her surprise, they blew up. Thousands of people appreciated Renata's honesty and her fanbase has been growing ever since. Even actress Giovanna Antonelli, who Renata is a fan of, started following her. The best part is that all of this made Renata accept her body and she started feeling beautiful the way she is.


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Sherri Steinert-Brown
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1 year ago

Love your Eiffel tower

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Isabella kratosisy
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1 year ago

That one is great.

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Bored Birgit
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1 year ago

The right one looks much more fun!

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Bored Birgit
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1 year ago

Can imagine how much they laughed during foto session.

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Raine
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1 year ago

this is so much better than the original... We normal people does laundry!

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Bambi
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1 year ago

Hahahaha!! Bloody hell! How did she manage that?

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Annemarie van der Westhuysen
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1 year ago

Woman as decoration (*eye roll*)

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Raine
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1 year ago

Love the secretary shoes!!! OMG i must have those

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Lana Belysheva
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1 year ago

My favourite! Facial expression is priceless!

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Cherie of Numenor
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1 year ago

i love the Volvo sign on the chevy car....

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Raine
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1 year ago

Love it!!!

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Dani
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1 year ago

The resemblance is uncanny.

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Demonic cow
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1 year ago

I’m just going to say, the original one is ugly as f*ck.

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Erin Sheppard
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1 year ago

my fave by far'

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Bored Birgit
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1 year ago

Aaaw, the castle on the right - so cute.

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Turnip and a Frog
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1 year ago

Apparently holding on to a bunch of bananas on a stick makes you grow hair out your ass. Never do that.

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Christine Dennett
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1 year ago

Her face!

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Demonic cow
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1 year ago

Why would someone pose in lingerie wearing stilettos on a motorcycle in the the first place?

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Robert Thornburrow
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1 year ago

Fern? Is that you?

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Lilith Hollis
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1 year ago

You got it girl

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Raine
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1 year ago

typical motherhood.. we all cant look fab as mothers

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Mary Dunesby
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1 year ago

Sneak really is a great impersonator love her

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Lucia Nichols
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1 year ago

superhero costume ex vs re

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Saulo Frota
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1 year ago

"I LOVE" and "I EAT"

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My O My
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1 year ago

Having fun

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Char Char
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1 year ago

I love that she incorporates house items. Real Life!

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I_Love_Food🍰🍨🍱🍤🐕🐈
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6 months ago

that women have nothing to hide

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Cherie of Numenor
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1 year ago

those socks, though!!

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Turnip and a Frog
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1 year ago

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Just a small town girl, living in a ... crowded suburban slum with a blind parrot, bunch of illegitimate children, rabid dog and a one-legged ex-con partner, smuggling expired medication to third-world countries - but still - glamorous😉

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