Holly Matherne drops 14 dress sizes after radical gastric sleeve surgery

Mother-of-two drops 14 dress sizes in a year after radical gastric sleeve surgery

Holly Matherne dropped 130lb in a year after gastric sleeve surgery Holly Matherne dropped 130lb in a year after gastric sleeve surgery

Transformation: Holly Matherne, 39, from Hahnville, Louisiana, who weighed 370lb this time last year (left), has lost 130lb since having radical sleeve gastrectomy surgery (right)

Holly Matherne dropped 130lb in a year after gastric sleeve surgery

Passion for fashion: The mother-of-two says she has replaced her addiction to food with one for clothes

Extreme: A sleeve gastrectomy removes around 85 per cent of the stomach. The process is irreversible, meaning that Mrs Matherne will have to eat meals in tiny bite-size servings for the rest of her life

Extreme: A sleeve gastrectomy removes around 85 per cent of the stomach. The process is irreversible, meaning that Mrs Matherne will have to eat meals in tiny bite-size servings for the rest of her life

Inspiration: Mrs Matherne, pictured before her weight-loss with husband, Barry, and sons Tyler and Peyton

Inspiration: Mrs Matherne, pictured before her weight-loss with husband, Barry, and sons Tyler and Peyton

Mrs Matherne revealed that her youngest son who couldn Mrs Matherne revealed that her youngest son who couldn

Family support: Mrs Matherne revealed that her youngest son who couldn”t put his arms around her before the weight-loss (left), was thrilled to discover he now can (right)