Barry’s Babe: Priyanka Shahani
March 23, 2016
Barry’s Babe: Priyanka Shahani
by Priyanka Shahani

Name: Priyanka Shahani Occupation: Executive Search/Headhunting in Retail & Leisure Age: 24 Height: 5 ft. 3 Home Base: Barry’s Central & East (London) Having always been petite as a child, I was not happy with the weight I very quickly gained when I moved to the UK for boarding school and university. All the tequila shots and late night pizzas while studying took a serious toll on my body, on top of the fact that my family and I have always been keen foodies. Peaking at almost 80 kg (176 pounds), I began my weight loss journey around March 2012, during my final year of university. I started off with strict calorie restrictions and long cardio sessions, five days a Read More

Barry’s Babe: Amelia Caflisch
February 19, 2016
Barry’s Babe: Amelia Caflisch
by Amelia Caflisch

I started going to Barry’s at the London location about 2 1/2 years ago. A friend of mine convinced me to go and I was instantly hooked. I had gained a lot of weight (about 40 pounds) over the past few years due to job changes, stress, the usual! I had always been an athlete, from high school sports to amateur boxing in my mid 20’s (yes, I even competed!). I was constantly yo-yoing from being in great shape to overweight. It became harder and harder for me to stay fit until eventually, all my motivation went out the door. I started eating anything and everything I wanted in every portion size imaginable until none of my clothes really fit Read More