If you’re after some encouragement to kickstart that holiday diet, we’ve taken a look over some of the most amazing celebrity weight loss stories of recent years.

Some of these before and after transformations really are incredible, with celebs shedding dress sizes and gaining confidence. They look great, don’t you think?

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When it comes to slimming down for swimsuit season, these celebs have a few tricks up their sleeves. From a familiar diet plan we all can try, to the super toning exercise routine that will tackle problem areas, these are the celeb-inspired tips that will help you slim down and shape up, just in time for your summer hols.

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We reveal the truth behind these stars’ incredible weight loss transformations…