Say No To The Knife

Episode Guide

Episode Guide

Trudie & Joanne

Series 1 · Episode 1

30-year-old Trudie lives in Horsham with her husband and two children. Since having her two-year-old, she has become obsessed with her 'flabby gut' and feels paranoid about her body whenever she leaves the house. Joanne, who is 25, wants liposuction and a tummy tuck to get rid of a belly that 'makes her look five months pregnant'.

Sam & Neil

Series 1 · Episode 2

Sam is so unhappy with the way she looks that she has become virtually housebound and only leaves the house to take her kids to school or to go to the local supermarket. Neil’s view of himself seriously affects his everyday life; when he goes out he walks with his head down and wears bland clothes to avoid standing out in a crowd.

Sophie & Matthew

Series 1 · Episode 3

19-year-old Sophie lives in Newmarket near Cambridge, and whilst she is academically confident, Sophie struggles in other aspects of her life, suffering from a huge lack of self-esteem. Matthew can spend a fortune on clothes and make-up (he wears foundation all the time) but still have tantrums about what to wear. He firmly believes that surgery can make him happier and plans to change almost every aspect of his face.

Natalie & Renu

Series 1 · Episode 4

As a young woman in a society which holds beauty in high regard, Renu feels under pressure to be the best she can be. Renu Seda is a beautiful 22-year-old from Hounslow. Natalie McDonald from South Wales is 22 but feels like a middle-aged woman. She is a mum of two and believes that having young children has taken its toll on her body - and the only way to get her confidence back is to have breast implants, a tummy tuck and liposuction.

Sarah & Victoria

Series 1 · Episode 5

Victoria has struggled with her weight since she was a child and her diet of high-fat sugary snacks and junk food doesn’t help. Her mother constantly tells her she is fat and needs to lose weight. 28-year-old Sarah lives with her parents in London. She has wanted a nose job since she was a teenager. Sarah was badly bullied throughout school which has left her with low self esteem; she suffers from high anxiety when out in public, feeling that people in the street can only be thinking bad thoughts about her.

Debbie & Nadine

Series 1 · Episode 6

Debbie hates her big boobs and feels strongly that people assume she’s a bimbo because of the size of her breasts and her blonde hair. 23-year-old Nadine lives in Manchester with her boyfriend Andy. She believes that double D breast implants will boost her confidence and her career.

Sally & Ross

Series 1 · Episode 7

Ross is 23 and lives in Aberdeen with his parents and hates the way his body looks while Sally is 23 and lives in Telford and her two pregnancies have left her feeling very unfeminine.