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  1. How can one evaluate their own attractiveness?

    Sex and Relationships
    So we've already talked about what we find attractive, in a potential partner, now let's turn that around. How can one evaluate their own attractiveness, or attraction level? How can you know, how attractive you are, to potential partners? Is it based on who finds you attractive; the types...
  2. My friends constantly make fun of my body. What to do?

    Sex and Relationships
    I didn't really know what forum to put this in so sorry if it doesn't match but I need some help. I'm really shy and am not good at sticking up for myself without getting emotional. A few of my friends constantly make fun of my body. I'm tall and slim. They say really rude things. For example...
  3. [INFJ] Factors which influence self-esteem?

    INFJ Forum - The Protectors
    I'm really curious about the development of self-esteem and what influences it during childhood development. During my lifetime, I've met people who are very attractive but have low-self esteem because of certain experiences. Yet I've also met others who are nothing special in the looks...
  4. [INFJ] Body image of the INFJ. Are you happy with yourself?

    INFJ Forum - The Protectors
    I saw a similar thread a while back in the ENFP forum… INFJ are known as perfectionists. Combined with the creeping insecurities that come from being an introvert and an Fe user, this seems to be the breeding ground for possible body image issues such as Body Dysmorphic Disorder, Anorexia...
  5. What is self esteem?

    General Psychology
    I was thinking about what self esteem today and I don't know if there is like.. a hard fast clincal-y definition for it but I'm wondering.. is there such thing as like.. 'genuine' or sincere self esteem vs not? Like in terms of body image.. Say a person has really good self esteem, I guess in...
  6. [INFP] Exercising your body for your brain?

    INFP Forum - The Idealists
    Out of curiosity's sake- how do you feel about physical activity in regards to your mental state? I'm not so much asking 'do you LIKE to work out'- I'm more curious to how your brain reacts to working out. I'm very curious to how people living upstairs (in the brain) feel on this subject...
  7. [Enneagram Type 3] Issues with intimacy

    Type 3 Forum - The Achiever
    Do you have any? If you do, and feel like venting, do it here!