Are you told you're gorgeous? - Beauty, Health and Wellness - Forums and Community

Jump to content


About MPA

MPA is a site dedicated to the support or recovery of those suffering from eating disorders or body dysmorphic disorders. Please be sensitive to this fact when creating an account and contributing to the board.


Photo

Are you told you're gorgeous?


  • Please log in to reply
122 replies to this topic

#1 SkinnyDanceLover

SkinnyDanceLover

    Advanced Member

  • Accountability access
  • PipPipPip
  • 69 posts

Posted 05 March 2020 - 08:12 PM

I am told constantly that I'm gorgeous. I get looks from guys all the time. Seriously,a famous guy from another country private mesages me and tells me I'm pretty But I don't see it. Heck, I'm 5'6" and 161lbs. I hear anorexics have a really low view of themselves. But I don't understand why I do. I just can't see that I'm pretty. Does anyone else deal with this? I feel like I should love all the compliments so much that I should never think about my weight really.
  • rosegoldbones and roseandserenity like this

#2 A R I A

A R I A

    Advanced Guru

  • Validating
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 839 posts

Posted 05 March 2020 - 08:16 PM

i used to and then i got ugly


  • Ebi, ifuseekbby, afellowghost and 3 others like this

a c c o u n t a b i l i t y 

 

my ABC accountability

 

 

118 117 116 115 114 113 112 111 110

109 108 107 106 105 104 103 102 101

100 99 98 97 96 95 94 93 92 91 90

 

H: 5'1 HW: 120 LW: 100 lbs

New SW: 115 lbs (2/25/20) CW: 108.7 (-6.3 lbs)

GOALS: 110 105 100 95 90 

 

・゚゚・。 ♡ 。・゚゚・

 

tumblr o9w060FqNZ1vxeip6o1 1280
 

#3 AutumnAddict

AutumnAddict

    Advanced Warrior

  • Accountability access
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 463 posts

Posted 05 March 2020 - 08:22 PM

I feel this. I've been told many a time that I'm attractive. I've been told that I'm gorgeous even. I tend to think I look sort of odd, or... distorted? Sometimes for a moment I'll think "hey, I look alright," but then it disappears and I'm back to thinking I'm undesirable.

Whatever that feeling stems from for you, I hope you get to see it eventually. <3
  • Strigida, MmeFate, Bonnibell_ and 3 others like this

#4 agata

agata

    Omniscient

  • Accountability access
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 2606 posts
  • LocationCanada

Posted 06 March 2020 - 12:24 PM

nope


  • electrasheart and kalynn like this

#5 empty-coffeemug

empty-coffeemug

    Omniscient

  • Accountability access
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 2726 posts
  • Locationpennsylvania

Posted 08 March 2020 - 02:12 PM

I get told I’m gorgeous/pretty/beautiful/etc... all the time. However it’s from drunk guys while I’m bartending so I never believe it.
  • Pills.and.Porcelain, Maeve Delphine, ifuseekbby and 4 others like this

HW: 205 GW1: 145 GW2: 140 GW3: 135 GW4: 130

 

GW5: 125 GW5: 120 GW6: 115 GW7: 110 GW8: 105

 

UGW: 102.5

 

CW: 131.8

 

Lbs lost: 73.8


Lbs to go: 29.3

 

BMI: 23.7

 

Goal BMI: 18.2

 

Height: 5'2.5"

 

Age: 23


#6 greennn

greennn

    Sage

  • Accountability access
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1183 posts

Posted 08 March 2020 - 07:03 PM

Only by older men and once by my bf. Like I know I'm not hideous, but idc bc I'm still depressed and my quality of life is not better.
  • fuck fatt likes this

#7 teaceremony

teaceremony

    Advanced Warrior

  • Accountability access
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 420 posts

Posted 08 March 2020 - 07:22 PM

No, I rarely get compliments. And if I do it is from a guy who has a big butt fetish since I am fat and you can tell they only want sex which is a turn off. 


  • ifuseekbby likes this

Starting Weight: 280 lbs @ 7/22/2019 @ 43 inch waist Size 24 / 2x
My stats are...
Height: 5’8
SW: 282 lbs.
CW: 271.4 lbs. 10/7/2020
Current Diet: OMAD (One Meal A Day) and Low-Carbish

271 270 269 268 267 266 265 264 263 262 261
260 255 250 245 240 235 230 225 220 215 210 205 200

 

Weightloss Rewards:

260: new bra, thermal top

250: thermal pants

240:

230:

220:

210:

200:
 
OMAD (One Meal A Day) thread:  https://www.myproana...mittent-fasting
This is my ideal body type by the end of 2020. Thin thick with a near flat stomach
c2f786ff75a62c993529314dd343b766.jpg


#8 unlovablecarol

unlovablecarol

    Advanced Guru

  • Accountability access
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 826 posts

Posted 08 March 2020 - 09:42 PM

No
I'm just average looking, and honestly, it bothers me a lot
I have a competitive nature, so not being beautiful, and knowing it is the most important characteristic for a woman (in the sense that, at least on first sight, that's what everyone notice and value on you) makes me sad
Having much better looking sisters and knowing people probably compare us also contributes with my very low self esteem

Enviado de meu SM-G975F usando o Tapatalk
  • grapefruit, ablackfatrat, Thing_With_Feathers and 4 others like this

170 (5'7) - 23 - Vegetarian

[post='Accountability']https://www.myproana...7”-goal-bmi-15/[/post]


#9 MiaMarcus

MiaMarcus

    Guru

  • Accountability access
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 535 posts

Posted 08 March 2020 - 09:47 PM

When I go to parties, yeah


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

I make multifandoms occasionally

My YouTube Channel - https://www.youtube....h2njVUwRkRt_SBA
My instagram - @pessimistic.squid

SUGGESTED SONG OF THE MONTH

Spoiler

#10 RoseIsDreaming

RoseIsDreaming

    Warrior

  • Accountability access
  • PipPipPipPip
  • 133 posts
  • LocationWashington

Posted 09 March 2020 - 12:51 AM

No. I don't think I'm necessary hideous, but I'm a far cry from beautiful. I'd say I'm just annoyingly below average but in a way that people will pass over and not notice me


  • grumpyybunny, ablackfatrat, amisickenough and 2 others like this

#11 LegallyBland

LegallyBland

    Omniscient

  • Accountability access
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 2873 posts

Posted 09 March 2020 - 12:57 AM

Lol no, people treat me like I’m invisible
  • grapefruit, ablackfatrat, amisickenough and 3 others like this

#12 SilentFlower

SilentFlower

    Advanced Guru

  • Accountability access
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 796 posts

Posted 12 March 2020 - 05:45 AM

No. But my partner thinks I am pretty. I guess that's what should count but I doubt him. I have always wanted to be that girl who has guys asking her for her number or starting a convo with.
Of course when my aunt, mom or gran say I am pretty it makes me feel worse lol
  
Accountability Below       
sml_gallery_229386_67321_960.jpg

 


#13 RedDeer

RedDeer

    Sage

  • Accountability access
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 906 posts
  • LocationOut there somewhere

Posted 12 March 2020 - 01:24 PM

No and honestly F** any male who does.

I'm moderately repulsed by the idea that anyone would find me attractive/objectify me.

 

I know it's just biology but I know what my goals in life are and men aren't in any of them.


  • Sweetsorrow, ifuseekbby, kalynn and 4 others like this

#14 SpookyGhostMonster

SpookyGhostMonster

    Newbie

  • New Members
  • Pip
  • 5 posts

Posted 12 March 2020 - 04:46 PM

Yeah, it's super frustrating to get into a conversation with someone simply because they think I'm good looking. Telling me "I look like a model" or whatever. I know it's a complement but arrggh I want people to take an interest in me as a person...not that there's much there, anyways.


  • DUTCHgarbage likes this

#15 Karmazyn

Karmazyn

    Advanced Member

  • Accountability access
  • PipPipPip
  • 80 posts
  • LocationPoland

Posted 14 March 2020 - 11:04 AM

By my aunt
Friends tell me that I’m a TJMaxx Model
5’6
CW: 125
GW: 107
“The problem is not the problem, the problem, is your attitude about the problem”

#16 하늘☁️

하늘☁️

    Omniscient

  • Accountability access
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 4011 posts

Posted 14 March 2020 - 05:01 PM

Nah never

#17 LikeMyBody

LikeMyBody

    Advanced Sage

  • Accountability access
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1915 posts
  • Location🇫🇷 At home, as one should be

Posted 12 April 2020 - 09:42 PM

No
dVWkp2.png

BMI 18.9 | 167 cm/5’6” | 52.7 kg/116.2 lbs

Accountability


4-FC84-BE5-0-CE7-4-DFC-872-F-7086-AE5549

#18 Shifra

Shifra

    Advanced Warrior

  • Accountability access
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 403 posts
  • LocationMiddle America

Posted 12 April 2020 - 10:05 PM

Never. I get told I'm cute here and there. Nothing more than that. Ever. It's hard being a 6.
  • ifuseekbby and drymacs like this

#19 .Ash.

.Ash.

    Advanced Warrior

  • Accountability access
  • PipPipPipPipPip
  • 391 posts
  • Locationyeah

Posted 12 April 2020 - 10:44 PM

Yup all the time. People will complement me a lot on my hair or something I'm wearing. I know objectively that I'm attractive, I just have no idea what to do with it, and I think I probably break the illusion when I open my mouth lol. For the majority of my life I've been the frumpy nerdy little sister. I still expect people to treat me that way, and it's kinda weird when they don't. It's cute when people get nervous talking to me though. That reminds me there was this one time I was in a swing dancing class, in the class you alternate partners, and this one guy was so nervous to be dancing with me he was shaking. But maybe he was already shaking before he danced with me lol idk
this is my curse and cure and care

#20 hobies

hobies

    Advanced Member

  • Members
  • PipPipPip
  • 101 posts
  • Locationnorway

Posted 13 April 2020 - 08:47 AM

never. i'm a three at max




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users