I Wish I Was Prettier

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 303 People

    My boyfriend and I have been dating

    for a year now. I'm best friends with his ex. Long story short, we became friends after he and I became official. Every time I see her pictures, it makes me jealous because she's absolutely gorgeous. She's perfect. It makes me wonder why he'd break up with her because she's so...
    AwesomePerson711 AwesomePerson711
    18-21, F
    Jul 31, 2015

    I was also the less prettier one of the bunch

    and it hurts because I try to make up for it by being the hard working independent one smh.It sucks.
    AnonymousTea6 AnonymousTea6
    22-25, F
    Jan 20, 2015

    Sometimes I really hate myself.

    .. Other times I feel great.
    YouKnowWho15 YouKnowWho15
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 20, 2015

    I Wish I Was Hot! I want to know what it's

    like to turn heads everywhere I go. To be able to look good in anything without trying. To have a chance with guys that are out of my league, and be proud to show me off to their friends.
    Lifeshouldsparkle Lifeshouldsparkle
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 13, 2014

    I have always wished this.

    ..or that I was shorter, cuter, etc. That's what guys seem to like. I am 5'8 & overweight. I have never felt good enough, cute enough, pretty enough. Most guys wouldn't stand up for me, because they would just assume I could take care of myself.LOL I hate that. I would like...
    RubyLane RubyLane
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Nov 7, 2015

    Well first of all I wish there was a group like

    this that used an adjective that guys wouldn't have to be scared to use... But back to the topic here; they say people make first impressions in anywhere in between a third of a second to about half a minute, so regardless of whether or not you really claim to care about someone...
    Venum21 Venum21
    16-17, M
    Nov 14, 2015

    I have a extremely low self-esteem.

    . Anyone got any tips to make it a little better?
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Nov 19, 2015

    Wish I Was

    I spend a goo deal of my time trying new products, makeup and clothes.  I pour over fashion magizines and read all of the articles.  No matter what I do, I never feel pretty enough.  I am told on a regular basis that I am gorgeous but I don't see it.  Maybe I...
    radbunny radbunny
    26-30, F
    6 Responses Jun 26, 2008

    Ugly Again And Again.

    Again a day of school,bumped in to the wall by the mean girls again,so I drop all my books,again.The leader chuckles at me,again,boys tell her her eyes shine and that she is amazing, again,why can't i be told that?Why can't a guy ask me out because he loves me and not to abuse me...
    samforever samforever
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Nov 24, 2012

    Nowadays some times girls cake soo much make up

    on their face its ridiculous. Sometimes I feel insecure because I don't have what they do but then again I'm all natural I guess you can say. The media is twisting the idea of perfection.
    Amethyst09 Amethyst09
    18-21, F
    Jan 20, 2015

    I Just Wanted To Say...

    Hey guys, you're all beautiful, mmkay? Don't let anybody tell you otherwise. :)
    JLester1700 JLester1700
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Jun 19, 2013

    There are so many pretty girls on here I wish I

    was prettier...😢 (picture is me btw)
    deleted deleted
    18 Responses Nov 11, 2015

    I hate my looks. I'm always told I'm pretty

    and blah blah but ugh, where? I'm such an insecure girl :'( it sucks so much. I think everyone is thinner or prettier than me.. It's always both at the same time.
    mentallyhigh mentallyhigh
    18-21, F
    2 Responses May 29, 2015

    Alright puberty, the jokes over now.

    . Please just make me hot already..
    deleted deleted
    8 Responses Mar 14, 2015

    I try to lose weight it hasn't worked I think

    if I lose weight I'll feel pretty
    sugarplum44 sugarplum44
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Jan 21, 2015

    i. hate. myself. its too hard to manage

    sometimes. i wish i was different.
    anotherfailure anotherfailure
    16-17, F
    Feb 20, 2015
    Majin1712 Majin1712
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Mar 4, 2015

    They're Called "land Sea Lions." I Tame Them.

    I thought guys were supposed to get prettier with age? with everyday that passes, i find myself looking in a mirror and thinking "gahh, i just dont have it anymore." for the most part, i blame my hair because, as we all know, the hair needs to be good in order for the face to be...
    matiswest matiswest
    18-21, M
    Nov 24, 2012

    I just hate mirrors. Sick of looking at my own

    face. Prettier.. that'd be nice.
    blehgintonic blehgintonic
    18-21, F
    Nov 12, 2015
    imlivingbutdead imlivingbutdead
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 12, 2015

    Even Just A Little Bit

    I know it's superficial and it won't get me any further in life but I do wish I was prettier. When I look in the mirror, which I avoid doing too often, I just see so many flaws it becomes a bit depressing. I'm not going to wake up one day and be beautiful, that just doesn't...
    deleted deleted
    Mar 14, 2012
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