Paul first became fascinated by hypnosis and self-help in the early 1990s, taking the decision to leave his former career as a radio DJ in order to pursue them.
His first TV series, The Hypnotic World of Paul McKenna attracted an audience of 200 million. Paul is now the UK's most successful non-fiction author with titles including Change Your Life in Seven Days, I Can Make You Thin and I Can Make You Happy. Most recently Paul McKenna’s Hypnotic Gastric Band has become one of his bestsellers..
Paul now lives in Los Angeles and regularly hosts Easy Weight Loss seminars. Paul has also helped a number of celebrities overcome their fears and addictions including helping Ellen DeGeneres quit smoking and David Walliams with a time distortion technique to help in his feat to swim the English Channel..