I wish I’d seen myself as clearly then as I do now. 
Wake up: you don’t get to decide what I can and can’t wear.
You were supposed to build me up, not tear me down.
“One teacher with a makeup wipe was powerless to undo the damage of society…”
There are many things we do on a daily basis that seem innocent, but may pave the way for serious mental and physical health issues in future.
About a year ago I took a big leap: I decided to stop taking high-angle photos once and for all.
Content notice: dieting, weight loss, eating disorders
She’s creating her body image based on the things you say.
I’ve learned that someone else’s opinion of my body doesn’t matter.
You do you, just make sure you do it without making other people feel crappy about their bodies.
“You have Stage 4 Lipedema. It’s a rare fat disease. Your bottom half told me.”
Just when you thought your lady flower was fine as is.
But my body positivism doesn’t hinge on the idea that all bodies are perfect, just as they are.
I don’t need a pat on the back for acknowledging something that’s already obvious.