The combination of depression, habit, stress, poor diet, comfort eating, peer pressureand more led to my obesity, which led to anorexia and bulimia in middle school and early high school, which then turned into shameful behavior for self-validation, such as being promiscuous, drinking, doing drugs, all to try and find where I belong. Wearing oversized clothes aimed at camouflaging your body can actually make you look bigger than you are. Share On facebook Share On facebook Share. Lisa McLemore June 21, at 5: More From Fashion Trends. Share On email Share On email Email. A structured blazer can also hide a multitude of tailoring sins.
In my programs and workshops, I show them how to change the way that they think of their bodies by giving them tools to neutralize negative thoughts and emotions.
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In a few minutes of doing that, your thoughts shift and you feel differently. Notify me of new comments via email. I, too am thick, fat, chubby or whatever name describes my curvy body. Want proof? Advertisement - Continue Reading Below. Knee-highs and thigh-highs "elongate the legs, add a certain kind of sass, and they make for a far quirkier outfit than your run-of-the-mill ankle socks," says Ospina.