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Finally Feeling Confident in My Own Skin

YR Media’s Valeria Araujo used to be bullied for the way she looked. But now that she’s finally proud of her appearance, she’s facing pushback from some people who think she’s vain. “When I was younger, I got picked on for my appearance. And now that I’ve grown out of my awkward phase, I’m getting picked on for something else. Vanity.” Read more at YR Media.


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This entry was posted on November 1, 2018 by in Print, Youth Radio and tagged .

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