Woman reveals she used to be gun-toting, bearded U.S. Marine who weighed 240lbs and was married with a child."
The newspaper writes:
"She lost almost 100lbs of her body weight, shaved and lasered away her facial hair and had breast surgery, in the process became almost unrecognizable.
Despite having achieved what she calls 'The American Dream' - a well-paid job, a Trans Am sports car, a pick-up truck, a wife and an adorable child - Ms Avedian said her former life made her 'depressed' and couldn't fill a 'void' created by her longing to be a woman."
Before and after video here!