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I Don't Feel Beautiful

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    I hate the way i look.  i hate that as i get older, i just gain weight.  i hate that my face decides to break out at the worst time.  I hate my nose, and the fact that my lower lip sticks out just a bit more than my top lip.  (from years of pouting i'm sure...
    Dani21208James Dani21208James 18-21, F 7 Responses Mar 28, 2010

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    Doesn't Matter What They Say

    I don't care how many men tell me I'm attractive, how much weight I gain or lose, how much plastic surgery I have . . . I don't think I will ever be at peace with my appearance. I scrutinize every feature, every extra pound.  Think about how I look in clothes, and how...
    sassyg1rl sassyg1rl 41-45, F 1 Response Mar 28, 2010

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    I Never Felt That Great But I Feel Even Less Now

    I never thought I was pretty but I could get to a point where I just accepted the way I looked was the way I looked.Most of the time I didn't enjoy looking at my face in the mirror but there were some days where I thought I looked good.And I usually had guys after me and that was...
    Scheat Scheat 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 22, 2010

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    Naaaah. I know that feeling attractive all

    starts with the self, but certain things people have said & done has lead me to believe otherwise. The reactions I've gotten recently aren't exactly doing it for me. That's cool though. Hopefully there is someone that will.
    Dreambrother Dreambrother 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 25, 2014

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    I Just Don't. Feel Beautiful.

    I try. But Being With You. I Just Don't Feel It. Being With Her. I Feel It. You Use To. Make Me Feel Pretty. Say Things. Which Made Me. Feel Special. You Gave Me. That Amazing Feeling. And I Smiled. And I Miss That. Because Now. I Just Don't Feel It. Those...
    nivanvc nivanvc 36-40, M Jul 3, 2014

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    I have been called many things in my life

    but seldom have I heard the word "beautiful" directed at me by anyone that didn't feel obligated to or by people just interested in taking advantage of me. As a teenager, I felt myself to be the walking definition of ugly and awkward; I had a bad case of acne, was rather...
    ginaramone ginaramone 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 26

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    Ugly.

    is it important to feel beautiful? i don't even feel pretty, desired, attractive, good enough, etc. etc. etc. i don't want to be the girl who needs plastic surgery to feel good about herself. i know that this is only one type of beauty, but i am not stupid...it's the only one...
    TheRealMimi TheRealMimi 31-35, F Mar 27, 2010

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    Who Is Beautiful?

    she is she is she is ballerines also are beautiful they are beautiful...
    amysangels amysangels 22-25, F 14 Responses Apr 24, 2010

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    I Just Dont Feel Good About Myself...

    Some days I feel pretty and I guess that makes me feel awesome. But a lot of the time I feel ugly and really down on myself. I just don't understand why I feel so badly about myself and I give myself no credit. I'm in college and it's really hard to be around really attractive...
    smp885 smp885 18-21 2 Responses Nov 17, 2010

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    Im Not Really Sure Why I Don't Fee Beautiful..

    but all i can say is... I really don't. i feel fat. i hate my teeth because they aren't perfect. they cross in the front... i tried to get braces but the dentist insisted that my teeth were lovely as they were, and that there was no need. and if i was to have them.. it would...
    LawRaJayne LawRaJayne 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 29, 2009

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    I Used to Feel Beautiful

    i can remember when i used to feel confortable about myself, i never thought i was ugly but i didnt think i was anything special, i was quite happy with the way i was, but all relationships seem to end with them going off with other people, and now i just dont feel there really...
    RebbieShane RebbieShane 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 30, 2007

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    thissexygirl thissexygirl 13-15, F Jun 7, 2014

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    Uugghh. I can't imagine anyone looking at me

    and seeing me as something beautiful, inside or out.
    LittleMidnight LittleMidnight 18-21 Jul 19

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    A Changed Person

    I was reading some of the entries in this group and I started getting teary... Because I feel this way and I feel alone in it. Over the past few years I have gained weight. As a kid growing up and playing high level sports I didnt have to think about what I was eating, as I...
    kk18 kk18 22-25, F 2 Responses Jun 22, 2009

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    Im a guy and i constantly feel like no girls

    view me as a good looking guy. They all think I'm just a nice guy. I guess one day we will all find the person right for us.
    Alexzoz Alexzoz 16-17, M Mar 2, 2014

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    Never Have_never Will.._x

    i have never felt beautiful.. i used to wear glasses and i used to have braces, these combinations didnt help. i don't have them any more but it doesn't change how i feel.. my friends and family tell me im beautiful, but they are bias.. i want the truth, but ive never felt...
    FromTheHeartOfaWoman FromTheHeartOfaWoman 22-25, F 6 Responses Oct 26, 2007

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    Me? Nah

    I'm average.  My daugther is more beautiful than I.  So.
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F Apr 24, 2010

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    Is It My Looks? Or Is It My Personality?...

    I am a teenage girl and I feel very insecure. I feel that I am not attractive enough and I am always trying so hard to make myself look good. I hate to say this, but I even get jealous of better looking girls. I feel like this because I think that no guys are interested in me...
    SamMandala SamMandala 16-17 4 Responses Oct 24, 2010

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    thissexygirl thissexygirl 13-15, F 9 Responses Jun 26, 2014

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    thissexygirl thissexygirl 13-15, F 2 Responses Jun 10, 2014

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    Not Beautiful

    Most of the time I don't feel beautiful. I think people would refer to me as "cute" instead and to me, that's the kind of word you would use for a baby or a child, not a fully grown adult. My mum always says that people she knows think I'm beautiful but I'm sure she's...
    TheatreGirl TheatreGirl 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 18, 2008

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    thissexygirl thissexygirl 13-15, F 4 Responses Jun 11, 2014

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    thissexygirl thissexygirl 13-15, F 1 Response Jun 8, 2014

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    I've heard too many stories of girls feeling

    depressed because they weren't beautiful. They feel ugly because they keep comparing themselves to photoshopped models in magazines or they keep comparing themselves to thinner girls in there entourage. They dislike themselves because they're worried that they aren't as...
    jlove987 jlove987 16-17, F Mar 15

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    This Is Me..

    I don't feel pretty because I have acne and I have a little chub on my tummy and I just feel gross. I know there are a lot of girls out there who have much bigger flaws they deal with but I just can't help it. I feel disgusting about myself. I get complimented a lot but I can't...
    HiddenBehindClosedWalls HiddenBehindClosedWalls 16-17 Sep 28, 2012

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    Sometimes

    I sometimes don't feel beautifl but I know I am I just need to stop comparing myself to others and though I know beauty has to do with your inner self I sometimes feel like I'm not a nice person because I do some stupid things though it's not purposely they still end up getting...
    sleepingangel sleepingangel 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 22, 2009

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    Poem From The Heart

    Beauty is what's inside Not the skin I tell myself that all the time but yet I don't feel a thing I look in the mirror when I'm alone and my eyes start to cry I see my ugly face and say your ugly i tell myself it's better to admit it then go on and lie. She's so beautiful why I...
    Alixox Alixox 13-15, F Dec 13, 2012

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    I seriously don't feel loved when all he does is ignore me lately. He always accuses me of many things. He spends more time and enjoys himself with his friends. He rarely hangs out...
    InfinityIBeyond InfinityIBeyond 16-17, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I am not a fan of kids or anything relates to babies. Now it's just got harder because the colleague, who sits next to me, is pregnant. Somehow every word comes out of her mouth is...
    backofpostcard backofpostcard 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    This evening was talking with my hubby and I tried to tell him I have been feeling really suicidal of late. Tried a few times now... I don't know how to approach it as I have had...
    BlackPotion BlackPotion 31-35, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    Sometimes I feel like I'm 60 even though my body is only 14. I just don't think like other people my age do and it's so annoying!
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    I wish that the stress from life did not make me so sick all the time. :( Headaches, stomach pain, nausea, and dizziness. All the wonderful results of too much stress.
    FunShiner FunShiner 61-65, T 4 days ago

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