To lose confidence in one’s body is to lose confidence in oneself. ~ Simone de Beauvoir
While standing in a grocery store checkout line, glancing at all the magazines, suddenly it seems they are staring back at you. You see gorgeous models with perfect faces and bodies. As your self-consciousness heightens and now feeling ashamed of your body, you are certain other people are also comparing your body to the flawless cover girls.
Who, with all the photo shopping; in reality, don’t even exist. See example here.
In that moment, your body image plummeted and tanked.
Your body image perception; and more […]