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I Hate How I Look In Pictures

Always cringe when seeing photos of yourself? Hate when snapshots are taken? That's what this group is about. 9,046 People

    I Hate How I Look In Pictures

    When I was 19 I got hit by a car.  I got a Traumatic Brain Injury and damaged a lot of nerves.  Some of these nerves went to half my face- so half my face is drooping. I guess you probably wouldnt see it unless you knew me before the accident.  Its very obvious to me. I "lost...
    Lauraleedee Lauraleedee 41-45, F 6 Responses Mar 24, 2012

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    honestly, some girls can take a pic of

    themselves when they wake up and still look better than I do on my best days. cameras hate me
    OutC OutC 18-21 7 Responses Apr 28, 2014

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    Most people who takes pictures of them selves

    hates there own pictures I really hate my pictures I didn't want this one up of me but I had to so people know who I am A lot of people on here has called me ugly oh we'll can't please everyone I guess
    deleted deleted 26-30 7 Responses Dec 15, 2013

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    I always look bad in photos.

    Doesn't matter what i do i always look bad in photos pictures.
    judycasanova judycasanova 46-50, M 4 Responses Dec 25, 2014

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    Whenever I take a picture I look ugly Unless

    my hair on point it's nice When family take pictures of me I look so ugly
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 31, 2014

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    Me And Pictures. Just....*cringe*

    Okay so here's the deal. I always look stupid in pictures. It's actually disgraceful. And seeeeeeeeeeeriously embarrassing. Sometimes I end up making faces that i didn't even know were possible to make in the first place. I don't have one single picture of myself that I actually...
    criminalmindsfanatic criminalmindsfanatic 13-15, F 5 Responses Aug 23, 2012

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    When I look myself in mirror ,

    I think my face is pretty good ,but in the pic ,my face look like a ****
    YNOVAJ YNOVAJ 13-15, M 1 Response Feb 22

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    I take 50 million pictures

    and end up deleting all of them except one. I just stare at it and suddenly I look like flipping Godzilla! Then I delete that one also. That is why I don't take pictures.
    BrokenInnocence BrokenInnocence 13-15, F 7 Responses Dec 15, 2014

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    What do ppl think about this picture?

    My opinion: I look like a 10 year old trying to look cute
    WTFGOD WTFGOD 13-15, F 3 Responses Nov 16, 2014

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    How old do i look like ?

    ..............
    saraXxdubai saraXxdubai 18-21, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    Does anyone else look in the mirror

    and think they look good but then you take a picture and you're like "Dafuq?"
    TrainzRFun TrainzRFun 13-15, M 3 Responses Feb 17

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    I don't know why, but

    unless I'm the one who took the picture, I absolutely hate how I look.
    TheNeeded TheNeeded 13-15, F 6 Responses Jun 8, 2014

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    Rain0069 Rain0069 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 18

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    Why do I look so Good In the Mirror,

    But Horrible In Pictures...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 Responses Dec 16, 2014

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    I look in the mirror

    and I look good, other people think I look good but everytime I take a pic with my phone I look like ****. I even compare it with a normal photo taken by a proper camera and there's no way a phone pic can be any better than a proper camera one.
    jolley2k jolley2k 18-21, M 2 Responses Oct 12, 2014

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    She fights with him takes vicious films .

    ..if it does not stop we need to discuss pulling the equipment from the women....thanks...
    happinessortrash123 happinessortrash123 51-55, F 1 Response Oct 23, 2014

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    I'm My Own Worst Critic

    I hate having my picture taken because as soon as I see the photo, I can immediately find at least five things wrong with the way I look. This is so frustrating because I think that pictures are a great way to capture memories but seeing a photo of myself makes me very self...
    moonlitrose moonlitrose 18-21, F 4 Responses May 26, 2010

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    abbyhh25 abbyhh25 16-17, F Jul 31, 2014

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    U know those friends

    that literally cant take a bad photo? I hate them
    mawniegirl mawniegirl 26-30, F 5 Responses Sep 10, 2014

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    How to (finally) Look Good In Pictures

    I'm not a bad looking guy, somewhere between Brad Pitt and the fat Alec Baldwin, skewing just slightly to the latter, I assure you. But if you've ever seen a *photo* of me, you might conclude the range is somewhere between great ape and Danny Devito. So after decades of dodging...
    videodemon videodemon 26-30, M 17 Responses Mar 19, 2007

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    Bela21 Bela21 41-45, F 1 Response Oct 12, 2014

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    People be taking pics of me

    and they're like, "omg, look how cute you are", or some crap like that and im like if you show me that ugly picture of me, I will throw your phone and hope it smashes into a million pieces.
    SweetcakesJr SweetcakesJr 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 12, 2014

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    It is so easy to get hung up on a particular of

    appearance or something, and as much as people say it is not an issue, it will not leave your head, and it is there in every picture you see.
    jumpersforgoalposts jumpersforgoalposts 51-55, M 1 Response Jan 18

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    KarenIsMyName KarenIsMyName 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 18

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    Sometimes It's Not About Me

    This happened years ago when my daughter was 9. I remember because my EX and I had just separated.  We were standing in front of my house and I was asking my daughter to pose for a few pictures.  She obliged.  With a sad look on her face, she tells me "Mom, I know how much...
    Mahal1023 Mahal1023 46-50, F 8 Responses Nov 25, 2012

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    It's our little secret

    if you will that my younger sister and I have destroyed and/or intentionally lost during moves a lot of the pictures our mother once had of us. She had plenty of studio portraits of us made when we were young and calls them "memories" whilst constantly bragging about her...
    VillaVuka VillaVuka 22-25, M 3 Responses Dec 13, 2014

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    Sometimes you think you look pleasantly alright

    when you look into the camera facing you. But then when you snap the photo and it flips itself into its mirror image a troll emerges from your screen
    theorangefreak theorangefreak 16-17, F 1 Response Apr 12, 2014

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    shortfry3 shortfry3 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 31

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    Do you ever look at a picture of yourself.

    .. and it sortof ruins your day?
    Sheeplies Sheeplies 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 29

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    I maybe have less than 10 OK pics of myself.

    Seriously I know that I look good but on a picture, when I smile, my right eye is smaller than left one. I just hate my eyes on a photo.
    thatjust thatjust 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    justaCRbot justaCRbot 18-21, M 5 days ago

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    Krystal666 Krystal666 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 15, 2014

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    lol i look crappy but anyways,

    good morning 💁
    wastedthoughts wastedthoughts 13-15, F 12 Responses Jun 12, 2014

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    l used to think l was beautiful

    but since my recent selfies l totally changed my mind!
    zahra87 zahra87 22-25, F 4 Responses Feb 18

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    People keep asking for pictures

    and when I say no (because I barely know them) they say I am a fake! I am NOT a fake, I am just uncomfortable with sharing pictures of myself without knowing a single thing about the other person.
    secretly1honest secretly1honest 16-17, F 4 Responses Oct 12, 2014

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    My friends think it's acceptable to take mug

    shots of me and video me while in shopping for food. get a life and stop being so obsessed with me. I know I'm fabulous but chill.
    WeCouldBeDead WeCouldBeDead 16-17, F Oct 26, 2014

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    It's gotten to the point

    where I can't even take a "selfie" anymore. I'll wholeheartedly believe that I look good in the mirror, and then find that none of the fifty selfies I tried to take look good (including the next fifty I'll try to take until my hand starts to hurt). Sometimes I feel upset about...
    bruhchan bruhchan 13-15, F 4 Responses Dec 18, 2014

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    This is because you are comparing with other.

    That's why you thinking the same. just think that you are prettyn than anyone on ep and see the difference.
    pskqwer8 pskqwer8 26-30, M Dec 2, 2014

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    good grief ...I've taken some pictures

    and I've said who is that..busted chick!!...that's you lmao! .so I just run from the camera I can manage to take a great picture after taking50+ actually I don't mean to brag but when I manage to take a good one oh my goodness ..its a stunner I'm not kidding but the best thing...
    amie26 amie26 31-35, F Jan 17

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    Lostmyselfinpain Lostmyselfinpain 26-30, M 2 Responses Oct 30, 2014

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    I think I'm prettier in person

    than in photos, I'm just not photogenic! It's rare that I take a good photo of myself ):
    SlightlyNarcissistic SlightlyNarcissistic 16-17, F Jan 5, 2014

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    I Rarely Take Pictures Of Myself.

    So I like never take pictures of myself I have actually taken one today. However its in my bra and panties to my surprise the picture isn't god awful. Thinking of posting it on here what do you people think? Mind you i am not a tiny person and I love myself how i am so mean...
    BkrSabrina BkrSabrina 18-21, F 11 Responses May 25, 2012

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    I can't even look at my own profile pictures!

    When I take pictures, I seldom see them again because I can't stand them. Seeing myself in the mirror every day doesn't help either, I suppose. I think it's funny that people always think I photoshop and filter my pictures when it's really due to the flash on my phone! In short...
    JustAnotherHuman34 JustAnotherHuman34 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 25, 2014

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    Okay, so why do we look different in pictures

    than what we do In the mirror? I honestly think I look really pretty in the mirror, but anytime I try to take a picture then everything comes out all different? So I began thinking. When I'm with friends, and we all look in the mirror Together, they look like the same people...
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 25 Responses Feb 6

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    I have to get over that tho!

    !! Lol but seriously most of my pics I keep to myself or just delete them and others if they are printed to make sure I'm the only one who sees them I throw them away
    livelovehopefree livelovehopefree 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 15, 2014

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    jordins22 jordins22 16-17, F 6 Responses Jun 11, 2014

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    I took 42 pictures a few days ago

    and put of the 42 this is the only photo I kept.
    euphorian euphorian 16-17, F 2 Responses Oct 22, 2014

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