This is the story of a girl who just wanted to become a Victoria’s Secret model but ended up on her deathbed.

How far would a teenager go to look like the stunning models on glossy magazines and fashion shows? Though many would aspire to look like these Barbie-like creatures, most would not act on it as extremely as this teen from Australia.

Photo credit: BarcroftTV

Photo credit: Barcroft TV

Christie Swadling began dieting at the age of twelve, aside from spending some four hours doing various forms of exercise – just so she could look like model Miranda Kerr, her idol. Just as you might already have suspected, by the time she was 16, she looked like a stick.

Then, she collapsed on her 17th birthday because of severe malnutrition. She was just moments away from death…

Watch her story here:

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