Who is Wema Sepetu?

Wema Sepetu (born 28 September 1990) is a Tanzanian actress and beauty contestant who won the Miss Tanzania contest in 2006 Miss Tanzania. She represented Tanzania in Miss World 2006, which was held in Poland. She later became an actress in Tanzania.

How old was Wema Sepetu when she was Miss Tanzania?

When Wema participated in the 2006 Miss Tanzania beauty pageant, she said she was 19-years-old at the time, translating to 33-years-old in 2020.

How old is Wema?

31 years (September 28, 1990)Wema Sepetu / Age

When did Wema Sepetu born?

September 28, 1990 (age 31 years)Wema Sepetu / Date of birth

How did Wema Sepetu lose weight?

“Like many, Wema Sepetu struggled with obesity for a while. It is until she met Viva Serenity that she finally found a solution. She signed a brand ambassadorship agreement and began her weight loss journey by setting in place a plan to undergo the Mini Gastric Bypass surgery.

What did Wema Sepetu do to her body?

On June 23rd, 2021 a Kenyan Company identified as Viva Serenity put up a video documenting Wema Sepetu’s weight loss journey, with a revelation that she underwent a mini gastric bypass surgery back in 2018, after signing up with them as a Brand Ambassador.

Why is Wema Sepetu skinny?

Wema insists she is comfortable with her current self, saying he drastic weight loss is as a result of dieting, taking medicine and starving just to attain what she termed as ‘English-figure’.

What is mini gastric bypass?

A mini gastric bypass surgery functions just like a traditional gastric bypass surgery bun that the stomach is divided into upper and lower pouches and the small intestine is rerouted. This allows for both restrictive and malabsorption weight loss.

How much weight can you lose with mini gastric bypass?

While individual results will vary, most patients can expect to shed around half of their extra weight by the six-month-mark and upwards of 65 percent of extra pounds by one year. Patients who stick closely to their diet and exercise regularly shed upwards of 70 percent of their excess weight.

Is Mini Bypass better than sleeve?

Gastric Sleeve is far less invasive than the full Gastric Bypass and the Mini Bypass surgery. For weight loss, if the patient needs to lose 100 or fewer pounds, they really should consider gastric sleeve surgery, and if they need to lose between 100 and 150 pounds the Mini Gastric Bypass is a better surgical option.

How much weight should I have lost 3 months after gastric bypass?

Based on the study conducted by the University of Michigan, the average weekly weight loss of gastric bypass patients is around 5 to 15 lbs for the first two to three months. It starts to taper off to 1 to 2 lbs a week after six months.

Which surgery is best for weight loss?

The study found that gastric bypass appeared to be most effective for weight loss: Gastric bypass surgery resulted in an average 31 percent loss of total body weight in the first year and 25 percent of total body weight after five years.