You may remember Brooke Birmingham's story from earlier this year. After refusing to send a photo of herself wearing a shirt — as requested for a before-and-after feature in Shape — she posted her reasons on her blog. "My body is real, not photoshopped or hidden because I feel like I should be ashamed. This is a body after losing 172 pounds, a body that has done amazing things, and looks AMAZING in a freaking bikini." Now Brooke is working with Shape to feature similar women who, like her, have lost a significant amount of weight.
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