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I Am Not Attractive

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    I Am Simply Boring.

    Ever seen a movie? A T.V. show? Even just walked down the street? Of course you have! Well I feel like one of those people in the background that is there for filler that might have one line but has no purpose to be there what-so-ever. I am not ugly but I am no where near...
    Jonny5NeedInput Jonny5NeedInput 22-25, M 4 Responses Mar 20, 2011

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    I Am Not Attractvie

    I am not attractive, I look around and see all this pretty girls, every girl beats me. They got way better style, their hair looks pretty, their makeup is perfect all the time etc. all that they manage to do so well… Then I got messy hair, my clods which never seem to work out...
    littlebirdG littlebirdG 18-21, F 6 Responses Jun 30, 2011

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    No Longer Desireable

    I used to be an okay-looking guy. I was always insecure about my appearance, so the only way I could feel better about myself was to have sex with a lot of women. I know that's a pathology. I was told I was good-looking, but I hated how I looked in the mirror. However, now there...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Dec 15, 2010

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    All my life, I've felt not enough.

    I've always felt like the ugly duckling. I had an eating disorder in my teens. Dropped 50lbs from starving myself. Got pregnant at 17. Gave birth at 18. Her father left me. My bf cheated on me. I've been told my mother that I was ugly. I just can't seem to stop thinking ugly...
    faithdm92 faithdm92 22-25, F 4 Responses Oct 22

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    Not One Bit

    I'm fat. Like really overweight. I will always be fat, no matter how much I exercise (2 miles a day now, but formerly 6 until I got sick) or diet (I am a strict vegetarian, avoid most dairy and floury carbs, and NO caffeine, alcohol, or fattening sauces/condiments,  and I...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit 31-35, F 5 Responses Sep 26, 2010

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    Fragility And

    I push people away because I cannot ever find complete exclusivity. Better all at a distance than to discover that I cannot ever be totally enough for another. I cannot ever have children, for fear that I will be constantly choosing between devoting myself completely to the...
    reachmygoalasap reachmygoalasap 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 18, 2013

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    Not even the least bit.

    I can't tell anyone that though, because they call me a liar, or think I'm begging for attention. But the truth is, I see nothing positive in the way I look. Nothing positive about my face, my body... Nothing.
    TheUglyBelle TheUglyBelle 18-21, F 11 Responses Dec 21, 2013

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    Some asians are super pretty

    and some asians are not so pretty. I got the raw end of the deal.
    sammichs sammichs 16-17, F 3 Responses May 28

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    I often get asked why I'm single from my

    friends, co-workers, and family. Sometimes they even think I'm gay because they've never seen me with a woman or on a date. I dunno. I paid eight months on a dating website, match.com, sending messages to women daily and I have never gotten a reply. The only message I would...
    arekay18 arekay18 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 27

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    :'( Alright, Fellas, Here'S Why

    I'm a user, really. See, after a while I just Fade, Descend Into Silence, and go away. The time spent in the lethargy of the Silence may last from a week to a month, or worse. Sometimes things pick up later and its the same as before. More often its not. I'm a little darker...
    reachmygoalasap reachmygoalasap 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 19, 2013

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    I mean I can take somewhat decent pictures of

    myself, but me in person is an entirely different story. My personality is just bad and I'm very introverted and socially awkward. I tend to get looked over and ignored, but when I don't, I always end up doing or saying something weird and off putting. I'm unattractive because I...
    StrangelyWrinkledMammal StrangelyWrinkledMammal 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 21

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    Help. I got called a plain Jane my face is

    pretty but not like wow, my body is hot and my personality is a 10. Apparently I'm a 8 all together. A guy I like told me this and I looked up plain Jane and now I'm extremely upset. Should I be upset by this? Is being a plain Jane really bad? I just need answers.
    blossomingMe blossomingMe 18-21, F 7 Responses Oct 22

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    I'm not ugly but I'm not attractive.

    I'm slightly under average. I'm attractive on the inside and that has to count for something. I should be with a blind person.
    WhatTheFrenchToast WhatTheFrenchToast 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 20

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    How I Feel

     Sure, people have stopped calling me ugly.  Actually now, people compliment me. I had a guy say I was really attractive before but I feel that I am not attractive. 
    reset reset 18-21, F 6 Responses Nov 15, 2009

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    So back in high school,

    a girl once told me that she was out of my league and that I should stop trying to talk to girls who are "pretty" like her. I actually believed her and just stopped talking to girls because I thought I had no chance with any of them. This feeling of depression somewhat stopped...
    jonbz17 jonbz17 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 2

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    This Ain't Nothing

    Let me short this story bitter. I'm dark skinned, with black dots as eyes, my hair is extremely curly that I used to get relaxers on it for 20 or some years, my big nose is annoying, my lips are thick and dry since I don't use lip gloss. I wear a size 16 and it's kinda difficult...
    Onigiri Onigiri 36-40, F 5 Responses Feb 23, 2011

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    Beauty Is Skin Deep...

    A liar, a thief, a fake, a creep. A lost soul, a worthless prize, a hopeless spirit, a devil in disguise. All neatly wrapped up in a pretty little package. They all look at me, and admire me, But people never look past the outer appearance. If they did, they'd run. This is a...
    keipark keipark 18-21, M Apr 3, 2013

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    A "taken" Mans Rant...

    What bothers me the most about feeling ugly or unattractive is the number of people that, once you tell them you're married or have a girlfriend, tell you you should stop worrying. After all, they say, SOMEONE finds you good-looking enough to want to be with. Ok, fine, but does...
    Tuva Tuva 31-35, M 7 Responses Jun 30, 2011

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    I look like some garbage bag with a paper bag

    with a face. I just think of myself of some nerdy, geeky, idiot Otaku. And since I'm Asian, people think I'm not so attractive.
    baconOtaku baconOtaku 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 16

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    It's Not The End Of The World, But...

    I wouldn't call myself downright ugly, even though that is in the eye of a beholder, just unattractive. Aside from my slightly higher than average weight, my features are quite normal. It's lack of effort that truly separates me from other girls my age, and thus puts me to the...
    Fearofsilence Fearofsilence 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 28, 2011

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    bluegirlie98 bluegirlie98 16-17, F 3 Responses Nov 6

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    To Many Roomers About Me.

    the roomers about me are out of this world and has been going on since I was a kid. according to every one I do meth I do harowin I have aids. I have never see drugs like that? their have been times I to talk to a girl she accuses me of having a wife and a kid because her...
    sin3r sin3r 31-35, M Jul 2, 2012

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    reachmygoalasap reachmygoalasap 18-21, F Oct 21

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    InvaderGashloog InvaderGashloog 70+, F 3 Responses Oct 21

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    NO! No Never...

    I never have and never will be. i wish and ugly baby an ugly child and i am an ugly teenagers, so inevitably i will be an ugly adult. One good thing about not being attractive is i don't have to worry about creeps or freaks. My friend who is attractive always has creeps asking...
    SuperRobotMonkeyTeam SuperRobotMonkeyTeam 16-17, F 5 Responses May 30, 2009

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    ClassicGentleman ClassicGentleman 18-21, M Oct 21

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    -___-

    seriously i am not, i can't honestly understand why the hell you all think i am. my entire life i have been told so, my own parents, others my age, not to mention the mirror. though i admit i don't think i am the ugliest person in the world anymore i still don't see what you all...
    CaptainJackass CaptainJackass 22-25, M 9 Responses Feb 8, 2011

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    Everyone In This Group Is Beautiful Inside And Out

    I really wished everyone here had self-confidence and just told themselves everyday " I am beautiful, and this is a great day" The Cultural norm in this society says that you need to look a certain way to be accepted. They are lies and just want to brainwash you into thinking...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 12, 2013

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    bluegirlie98 bluegirlie98 16-17, F 4 Responses Oct 28

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    jfosmark jfosmark 22-25, M Oct 27

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    Open Mind Project

    I just started this page on facebook called "The Open Mind Project" its a page for people to share whatever they want. They can share anything from a poem to problems they are even going to or a something small like just a photo of a leaf, its a community page where you can just...
    xricky15 xricky15 18-21, M May 12, 2013

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    But it's okay. At least I know I'm ugly.

    I'm self aware. An I don't give a rats *** right now. I will later. But right now I don't.
    Kmarcum99 Kmarcum99 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 3

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    Nope, not physically attractive.

    I dont wear matching clothes, my hair stayes a mess, a have bad posture, i guess my only attractive feature would be that im super skinny if ur into that kinda thing lol. But idc that i look like crap. I smell good thats the important thing haha. And also i just wasn't blessed...
    coffeelover123 coffeelover123 13-15, M 2 Responses Aug 3

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    I don't find myself ugly

    or attractive, I'm nothing special. Just average.
    sammylynn333 sammylynn333 16-17, F Oct 22

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    Never called attractive

    until the invention of selfies and filters. o-o #imfakeaf
    HeatherQuackers HeatherQuackers 13-15, F Oct 22

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    The Mirror Doesn't Lie.. Does It?

    I look at myself in anything I can see my reflection in, but though I must look totally vain, it's mostly to scrutinize myself. People tell me I'm super pretty, ect, but I can't see it. I don't tell them I'm not or anything because if I do that I must be looking for compliments...
    xMirrorMirrorOnTheWall xMirrorMirrorOnTheWall 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 24, 2011

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    Lost Night For Love

    Tonight would be a good night to be down by the river. Who the hell cares that it's Monday? Warm night, nice breeze,, it'd be a good night for parking with my boyfriend-- if I had one, and I was in the mood for parking. Tonight its negative on both counts. So where am I...
    reachmygoalasap reachmygoalasap 18-21, F Sep 9, 2013

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    Nope

    i am not attractive at all, I don't feel it once bit. I feel ugly, stupid, fat, and just so damn ugly :(
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 6, 2009

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    absten1 absten1 16-17, F 3 Responses May 11

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    One-time Okay-looking Guy, Now Not

    Back in the 80s - some of you might know this - I was in an adult film. Then I had my incident last year, and now my face is messed up a little. I color my hair to look younger and take very good care of my body (like the movie people told me long ago; habits rarely die), but I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 8, 2011

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    Personality Tells It All

    If you look at me I'm an average male with no build because I don't exercise a lot. All things being equal I'd be a 5 out of 10. Unfortunately, my personality is too intense and I drag myself down to a 2. It's not that I'm internally mean, I'm just too intense with my ideas.
    cpgnatly cpgnatly 41-45, M 15 Responses Apr 2, 2013

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    I always get picked up at .

    . My mom and sister bully me .. My friends in school call me ugly tho they're supposed to be my best friends ... People care about looks forget about instagram ****
    nonorawi nonorawi 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 22

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    Related Experiences

    lol funny group. Consider a girl in my class. I don't find her attractive but my friend does. At first, I didn't understand why this happens but now I realized that...
    ashrith ashrith 18-21, M 3 days ago

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    Just a question for all of you here. This group says "I do you think I'm attractive Lol" What is the question??? Because I was just attacked in my experience for saying I...
    torrest1031 torrest1031 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 27

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    I keep seeing people posting/asking if others find them attractive, and it's mostly young teens. It doesn't matter what others think, it's sad that you're asking because if people...
    StarBerryAdi StarBerryAdi 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 22

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    Honestly I feel pretty creepy for it but I just would like to be with someone who is willing to embrace what is natural. I feel it is attractive because you don't have to be...
    coolsean1 coolsean1 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 25

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    Because I never believe them. I remember when I tried online dating (which only helped lower my self-esteem) this girl's profile said she doesn't care about what a guy looks like...
    AgentSickler AgentSickler 18-21, M 3 Responses Nov 30

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    Trust me I was going through here and all were somewhat attractive, everyone has one part of then that is perfect. So my answer is that you are attractive! :)
    EmojiGirl EmojiGirl 18-21, F 4 Responses Dec 5

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    I didn't feel attractive even though a lot of people told me I was. Almost 19 years and I finally started to feel attractive and confident then my ex ruined it all by giving me an...
    CaliArs CaliArs 18-21, F 3 Responses Dec 7

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    Everyone I've seen who posts in this group is attractive. Are attractive people more insecure about their looks or do unattractive people know they are unattractive, and don't...
    dub000 dub000 26-30, M 7 Responses Dec 9

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