Effects Of Low Self Esteem

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1 “Don’t be dramatic, it’s just some plastic, no one will love you if you’re unattractive” by Melanie Martinez. Have you ever felt like you weren’t pretty enough, just because society has a different definition of pretty? Society today sets high standards of body image, facial features, and talents. Society’s high standards have various negative effects on us, especially if we’re girls. Setting these standards has caused an enormous number of girls all around the world to despise their flaws; therefore, have a very low self-esteem which leads to portentous physical and mental disorders and illnesses. 2 Although women are the most powerful beings on earth, girls who have a low self-esteem are very fragile. The things you see on social media influence your opinion of yourself; You start to execrate yourself and start to become very insecure. Insecurity is hard to deal with and can be severely perilous. It gradually evolves into depression and depression to self-harm.…show more content…
Of course, disorders such as anorexia, bulimia, and starvation are results of what such standards can push you to do when you’re extremely depressed. It’s almost like you forget that there’s no such thing as a perfect person. Thoughts like these give you a hard time fitting in, having a normal social life and walking with your head held high. Soon enough, your peers and surroundings notice the change you are going through. Although most friends will support you throughout your situation, it’s always safer to keep your weakness to
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