BLACK VOICES
01/11/2013 01:10 pm ET Updated Mar 13, 2013

'Chelsea Settles' Incredible Weight Loss Journey: From MTV & Beyond

Last year, we met a girl in a MTV series on an incredible journey. She was bubbly and ambitious, yet vulnerable and not yet sure of herself at times. Within her we saw a bit of ourselves. As Chelsea Settles transformed her body, and as a result her entire life in front of us, we'd watch her get closer to her goals and we were inspired to map out some of our own.

We caught up with Chelsea, and she filled us in about her life after the show, and how her journey still continues long after filming ended. In the final part of the StyleBlazer 5 Days of Fitness series, we believe her message about beauty and picking yourself up after falling down resonates with all women. We hope that she inspires you to pursue your dreams in 2013, and for the rest of your life.

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