I Have Body Image Problems

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 34 People

    I May Be Skinny...

    People always say, "You're so skinny, lucky!" Well, I'm not as skinny as I look. I hate wearing form-fitting clothes because I have bad stomach flab. I hate wearing summer clothes for that reason. I don't wear bathing suits because I have stretch marks, and I have small boobs...
    Marellie Marellie
    13-15, F
    1 Response Feb 16, 2010


    I have had body issues as long as I remember. It started when I was in Elementary School. I was on the heavier side and the kids used to call me names and beat me down about how I looked on a regular basis, it got so bad I would eat lunch in the classroom with my teacher. When I...
    court19 court19
    1 Response Jun 18, 2011


    I feel fat, i feel ugly i feel invisible and hopeless, i feel like someting is missing and i dnt know what it is. Secrets that are eating away at me because im left out! WTF i just dont get it. why do i feel this way? i hate it i dont want too feel this empty anymore!
    LifesSecrets LifesSecrets
    Apr 14, 2012


    Okay, I have always been overweight and I used to be comfortable with my appearance becasue I could always go shopping and never had trouble finding things that fit and that I liked the way I looked in it. But I have noticed that since I got married and have had a child I have...
    depressedmommy depressedmommy
    22-25, F
    6 Responses Apr 2, 2009

    Internal Battle

    This is the first time I am speaking about my personal fight. I have had issues with my body for since elementary school. No one in my family knows the truth about what I deal with every moment of every day. So for starters I am the oldest of five girls, as well as adopted by the...
    mary20 mary20
    1 Response May 8, 2012

    I just want to love myself completely.

    I know I'll never be able to love anybody else or let someone love me unless I love myself. I'm just at a point in my life where I don't like what I see.
    Shygirl917 Shygirl917
    22-25, F
    1 Response Feb 26, 2014

    Dont Know What To Do..

    First of all I feel im admitting defeat by doing this.  I wanted to sort my 'problem' out myself.  Ive spent years on the net and getting self help books to try and help myself.  But im still the same and havent changed.  I feel so down.  Ive never...
    Matthew1982 Matthew1982
    1 Response Oct 25, 2010
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