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A guy has expressed serious romantic interest in me. I find it very difficult to believe he could really be attracted to me. There are cultural and kyriarchal beauty standards in any given time and place. You know it does.
The ways some people are visually or sexually attracted to others do align with cultural beauty ideals. It appears that not only could this guy be attracted to you, but that he is. What you need to make peace chubby is how you feel about yourself and your body.
A lack of self-acceptance and self-love can cause this relationship—if you want to pursue it—to suffer. Same goes for your relationships with other women.
We should be critical of beauty ideals for a lot of reasons, Lookingg than letting them starve us of appreciating all kinds of bodies. Do yourself a solid and make a vow right now to stop giving them such power. Aim to love your body as a part of your whole self.
The most cjubby denominators among the images were half-dressed women with their mouths hanging open. Want some more assistance with these issues? Have a sex, sexual-health or relationships question you want answered?
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About Heather Corinna Heather Corinna is the executive director of Scarleteenthe inclusive online resource for teen and young adult sexuality education and information she founded in She is the author of S.
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