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4 methods to help You deal with phantom fat

Phantom fat is a condition that occurs after weight loss when you are unable to see your new fit body. Dealing with phantom fat can be challenging. What is phantom fat? If you used to be fat and you’ve lost significant weight recently, chances are that you are struggling with phantom fat. Phantom fat means that… Read More »

Distorted body image: anorexia vs. phantom fat

Not being able to see your fit body image after weight loss and still seeing the fat body or as we are starting to refer it as “phantom fat” is not anorexia. Anorexia is basically an eating disorder while being obsessed with having a thin body, and an irrational fear of gaining weight. The person… Read More »

Are you suffering from phantom fat? Easy steps for accepting the new fit body after weight loss

I’ve lost significant weight and my body changed. Every morning I look in the mirror I get surprised at the mirror image: it can’t be me. I’m fat, not as thin as that reflection! I still feel like I take up a lot of space! What can I do to make myself see my new… Read More »