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I Am Uncomfortable In My Own Skin

it sometimes doesn't fit 282 People

    Not Quite Hating Myself, But...

    It's actually rather simple.I'm a quiet, shy person. I prefer hiding and being where others can't see me, like the internet. I'm shy of people and prefer doing silent things by myself, like reading, writing and drawing.My body and mind disagree with my soul. I am a large-boned...
    occasionalpessimist occasionalpessimist 13-15, F Mar 28, 2011

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    I Wish I Could Change It

    No matter how much weight I lose or how much I exercise my body will still be disgusting. I am very short but not petite, I have gigantic broad shoulders, like no chest, and no neck. I am a girl but I feel and look like a man b/c of my body. I was not blessed with any nice...
    Readerblackchic Readerblackchic 18-21, F 5 Responses May 30, 2009

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    This Happens To Me At Work All The Time

    Someone will ask me what my race is... or what am I mixed with... or a guy will say my eyes are beautiful & ask me what nationality I am and when I tell them that as far as I know I am entirely Caucasian..they always answer the same way no matter how they frame the question: with...
    1sweetcookie 1sweetcookie 22-25, F Sep 27, 2013

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    I don't have a therapist to talk to,

    so this will do. I absolutely cannot stand myself. The more I age, the less I can stand the physical, though that has always been an issue, lately it seems insurmountable. The internal part of me is ridiculous. I feel so empty, so nothing. I have no talents, no dreams. I have no...
    whoreallycares85 whoreallycares85 26-30, F Aug 4

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    The Woman In Me.

    I guess my delima is somewhat different than most.  I have DID (Dissociated Identy disorder) and have many different me's inside.  One is a woman named Brenda and she really feels like she is in the wrong body.  Sometimes I wake up at night and it feels like I have...
    allofus allofus 46-50, M 3 Responses Apr 22, 2009

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    Own your life, you must take control.

    We live in a world based of fear and media as truth. When we let go of those things we can be open to be fearlessly us @lovemaven told you
    healthybeautysquad healthybeautysquad 22-25, F May 29

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    I am 21 and I feel like i need to understand

    this otherwise I'll never be happy. so if there is anyone out there who felt this way and no longer does please help. something is wrong but I don't know what. It's a little long so bear with me. I have always been the type of person that was uncomfortable with the way society...
    ariannechantelle ariannechantelle 18-21, F Feb 2

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    Weight Room

    As my luck would have it, I'm stuck in a personal fitness class at my school. You might ask why I'm doing this. Maybe I love going to a gym. Maybe I want to get fit. Surprise---I'm in this class because, if I'm not, I'll never graduate. I've always been more...
    rustyguy rustyguy 18-21, M 3 Responses Mar 19, 2009

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    I Dont Know How to Do

    It just cant change I have tried many times I want to be loved I desire for affection I want to love myself I feel better when I can lose weight It sounds crazy and stupid but that is the way I feel I avoid dinner with friends because I'm scared of gaining weight I'm very...
    PinkZlollipopZ PinkZlollipopZ 22-25, F 2 Responses May 28, 2009

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    Need Self Confidence

    i have always been self concious since i can remeber. i feel manly around all my friends because of my big build and love being around boys because i feel more girly. i find my self hiding myself in class and biting my nails when i stand up trying to cover my face with my hands...
    ladelmonster ladelmonster 16-17 1 Response Dec 7, 2011

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    Yesterday I moved all my jeans into our room.

    I had recently dropped a size, so I was bringing all the smaller sizes in. I must have been wearing yoga pants and leggings for too long, because I went to put some jeans on this morning, and surprisingly, NONE of them fit. Yay, right? But I have no idea how it happened...
    LookAwayLookAway LookAwayLookAway 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 12

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    I Have Ana

    I have anorexia. I look at thinspiration and chat with girls like me everyday. They help me keep on track and help me be strong they are there for me. I cant stand my weight an want to be perfect i want to be someones thinspiration. all i think about is calories food my...
    DyingOnTheInside DyingOnTheInside 18-21 2 Responses May 8, 2009

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    Polly

    One morning somebody was crying, but mornings were often noisy: fights about getting up on time and complaints about nightmares. Polly was so quiet, so unobtrusive a presence, that we didn't notice she wasn't at breakfast. After breakfast, we could still hear crying. "Who's...
    newmurderer newmurderer 70+ 1 Response Jun 25, 2010

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    It Makes Things Awkward

    It is hard to be in skin that doesn't seem to fit.  It makes you move in awkward ways.  If you are comfortable in your skin, you won't understand.  But, if you are, you know...  When the skin doesn't fit, it pulls in weird ways.  It stretches, and...
    skinnybitch skinnybitch 26-30, F 6 Responses Feb 5, 2009

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    The Blue Pill Or the Red Pill

     I have always felt like I don't belong in it. I spent 16 years trying to make it fit how small I really feel.  I just wish i felt like i was one with myself like so many people i know seem to feel. I guess seem being the key word.
    sacredvision sacredvision 18-21, F 5 Responses Feb 28, 2009

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    I'm... I Don't Know - But I Don't Like It

    It doesn't happen at a particular time or place or in any specific situations... Just sometimes, suddenly, I feel completely uncomfortable with myself, inside myself. I feel gross, ugly, disgusting, and extremely self-conscious of it. I feel like every bad thing about me...
    StuckSilent StuckSilent 22-25 Jan 16, 2013

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    I think am to manly I lift weights

    and love doing sports Also because of genetics i got big legs I dont know, i just feel manly
    pistachog pistachog 18-21, F May 29

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    I Have Rotten Skin I Hate It

    particularly since this rashI am ashamed of my skin and like to cover it upI feel unsexy and like no quality man would love me with this skinblotches, acne and pimples I am sick of it... I want beautiful skin .... and to be thin and lose some flab 
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals 36-40, F 2 Responses Mar 1, 2012

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    Wanting To Change

    I've always been unhappy with my image. I'm short and look about 12 when i'm actually 19. I have boobs but they are tiny in comparision to everyone elses and boys point this out. I feel so uncomfortable that I hate going to college, because i;m aware that people can see me and am...
    brokenangel92 brokenangel92 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 29, 2012

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    Why can't I find solitude within myself?

    So critical, like a blade against my skin, a bow pulling arrows through my heart strings. I can't ever feel okay in my own skin. Too fat. Too tall. Too pale. Too tan. I can't seem to satisfy myself. I don't want to disappoint. I watch myself eat, I watch myself starve...
    minidisaster minidisaster 18-21, F 3 Responses Jan 12

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    40 Not Dead

    I am a 40 year old woman who cleans up well. I have a man's job so I am somewhat in shape but still has no girlfriends to go shoping with.  There is so much that I really don't know where to start.I want  girlfriends!!! I want shopping buddies who want to have margarita...
    silverbed774 silverbed774 36-40 1 Response Oct 21, 2009

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    Some days are good and some are bad. It's a battle to try and love myself for who I am, and I'm sure for many others it is too but I know there comes a point when you realize your...
    freespirtXoXo freespirtXoXo 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 11

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    Who better to know yourself than you? I'm not perfect but not flawed either. It takes a certain kind of person to know and understand me. I'm comfortable being alone and go place...
    Close2You Close2You 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 18

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    FRAC-three isn’t appropriate for Absolutely everyone; it relies on your skin type and situation. Our medical skin care experts will assess your skin and recommend the right...
    Ellsworth961yt Ellsworth961yt 31-35, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I'm 17, I'm gay, I can't be alone. I am incapable of expressing myself appropriately, I can be anti social, I am sarcastic, I am emotionally selfish, I am surrounded by the...
    Zakarevsky Zakarevsky 16-17, M 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    Dermabrasion or chemical peels can even be employed to scale back the appearance of strains and wrinkles. A combination of therapies can proficiently increase the standard of the...
    Ellsworth961yt Ellsworth961yt 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 24

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    As years pass by, the skin will eliminate its elasticity and may begin sagging causing an uncomfortable glance. With all the aid of this astounding remedy, you may get a soft and...
    Tyreexoh Tyreexoh 31-35, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    The feeling in the treatment is frequently called just like the feeling of the incredibly hot rubber band flicking in opposition to the skin.  The feeling only lasts for your...
    Tyreexoh Tyreexoh 31-35, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Very managed flashes of light are selectively absorbed by hair-crammed follicles lying under the area from the skin. The absorbed light-weight heats the hair, which damages or...
    Diana63by Diana63by 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 24

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    Thermage® is a non-exfoliating facial rejuvenation strategy built to tighten and Increase the contours from the encounter and neck. These aesthetic improvements are accomplished...
    Benitakey Benitakey 31-35, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    The sensation with the procedure is often described as similar to the feeling of the incredibly hot rubber band flicking in opposition to the skin.  The sensation only lasts for...
    Meljbr26d Meljbr26d 31-35, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Wonderful services! The personnel are quite attentive and extensive and the treatments are customized towards your specific requirements and "problem". And medical quality remedies...
    Lillafyq Lillafyq 31-35, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I hate being told that I'm darker than a typical light skin person. It hurts. I thought I myself is light skin but it seems that I'm dark since everyone says I'm darker than a...
    Abdulaziz94 Abdulaziz94 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 9

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    Mother's Family Memory (PART One) -- My mum is 79 and her short term memory is rather bad already. Not a reader or interested in anything intellectual, mother seldom gets to use...
    nswwoy nswwoy 51-55, M Aug 11

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    Ok so I'm 14, and going to high school in a few days. I'm only 88 pounds, which I guess is pretty bad. I'm about 4'11", so I not sure what the average wait for that is. I used to...
    MiniMe57 MiniMe57 13-15, F Aug 19

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    I'm English and I've lived in the same part of South East England my entire life. However my family have got a beach house on the South coast of France where we stay for a few...
    LyraJ LyraJ 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 23

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    If you are seeking a skin rejuvenation clinic in Perth, Evolve Cosmetic Clinic can help. Our team of Specialist consultants will meet with you to strategy a personalised skin...
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    Thermage® is usually a non-exfoliating facial rejuvenation technique intended to tighten and improve the contours from the face and neck. These aesthetic enhancements are attained...
    Lestermg94 Lestermg94 31-35, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Like know what it feel like to have scars on your mind. Scars on your skin in just surface wounds and can have make up put on to cover it up. But on your mind the wounds replay and...
    lifeschallenge lifeschallenge 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 5

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    Sufferers can anticipate smoothing of wrinkles, and shaping of the human body and facial area. Many sufferers are so happy with the effects that they decide to have extra regions...
    Lillafyq Lillafyq 31-35, M 1 Response Aug 24

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    We gives you tips on the longterm skincare requires and assure we will produce the outcomes you might be attempting to find.The Glycolic Acid breaks down and loosens extra lifeless...
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    A gentle breezeThe fragrance of a lilac bushLeaves rustling against each otherThe sound of trees swaying back and forthGrass tickling your soft delicate skinSand softly caressing...
    IrisROE IrisROE 56-60, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    IPL is the very first photorejuvenation and photoepilation process demonstrated to effectively deal with unwelcome hair on all skin style, such as darkish-skinned people for...
    Khadijah062yu Khadijah062yu 31-35, M 2 Responses Aug 24

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    Under is A selection of shots exhibiting before and right after IPL therapy remedies. Just click here for your PDF of extra images.Some peels are gentler, slower with around...
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    Dream Big! Debt Free Is The New Sexy! Work The Hours You Deserve! Enjoy owing your own health and wellness business! The amazing products that will be featured on your website is...
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    Dream Big! Debt Free Is the New Sexy! Work The Hours You Want! Enjoy your own health and wellness business! The amazing products that will be featured on your website is that...
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    Everyone, even family members talk about how skinny I am. My mom and sister both have curves. Whenever I talk about trying to gain weight, my mother tells me I should be happy. She...
    Cinderellany Cinderellany 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 10

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    Well, I did. I was at walmart earlier and as I was walking, some guy walked by me and whispered "Damn!" in my ear. Then he kept circling the area that I was in, almost like...
    AjLeePunk AjLeePunk 22-25, F Aug 11

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