I Feel Comfortable In My Skin

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 191 People

    You Only Live Once

    Well, if you're a believer in reincarnation then you only live in this body once. I realized pretty early on that life isn't long enough to worry about your body and what other people think of you. While you're here, why not enjoy it? You can't do that if you're uncomfortable...
    prettypaperlanterns prettypaperlanterns
    18-21, F
    Sep 30, 2007

    I had a time, when I didn't feel pretty

    and beautiful. I even had time when I had eating disorder and hide it for anyone to see. That was really dark time of my life. But I am now happy to say I feel great and comfortable about myself.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Feb 3

    But It Is Empty and I Know It.

    i have always been told i am attractive. i know i am pretty and that is the only reason i am comfortable in my skin. i am not strong for any good reason, just that i am hot and i know it. i know this makes me sound full of myself and i am in a way but i dont usually talk...
    LittleLady LittleLady
    18-21, F
    Feb 26, 2008

    It's Gross

    I love my skin and am totally comfortable in it. I can't even think about someone else in my skin or vice verse without getting the feeling of creepy crawlers all over my...skin. That's just gross man!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Feb 27, 2011

    Right Then!

    So, how does one get to the point of feeling comfortable in one's own skin?? Any ideas? Any thoughts? -------------------------------- My ideas thus far. 1) Fake it till it's true. Unfrotunately, unlike the situation with confidence, this approach has its...
    TheTardyDodo TheTardyDodo
    31-35, M
    12 Responses Aug 21, 2007

    I Cannot Take It Off

    I'm comfortable in my skin.  It was mine before I made my arrival into the world.  Simple biology.  It is the skin I will have for the rest of my life.  I am who I am and am in control of who I become.  It has taken many years to be comfortable with me but I am happy to say...
    WildSpectrumArts WildSpectrumArts
    46-50, F
    1 Response Mar 9, 2012
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