self-esteem

Style & Beauty
In this edition of The Vanity Project, influencers and beauty insiders give thanks for what makes them unique.
Politics
"I mean, the poor guy has the self-esteem of a small pigeon," the former White House communications director said.
HuffPost Personal
It was shortly after my graduation that my mother approached me about breast augmentation surgery.
HuffPost Personal
The six-time Olympic gymnastics medalist opens up about self-esteem, bad body-image days and the truth about happy Instagram posts.
Relationships
Scratching your head over why you’re still single? This might be why.
Asian Voices
"I used to use Scotch tape to make my eyes bigger. Then I said, ‘Hey, this is your face. This is how you look.’"
Black Voices
After hearing girls in her class complain about their looks, this teacher made a music video to boost their confidence.
Women
When I was pregnant with our daughter, I read all of the required mothering material (and then some), coming across one line
Women
No one writes in someone’s obituary “she was so thin.”
Women
And I want my daughter to see it too.
Parents
I recognized the defeated look on my daughter’s face as she descended the boxy stairs of the school bus. It was a look that
Parents
Sometimes words are just words. But other times they become our inner narrative, an unchanging pillar of our belief system.
Women
My job is not to crush them. To help them preserve their ME, to nurture their ideas, to witness their feelings and create
Books
Text and images © Sue Shanahan. All rights reserved. www.sueshanahan.com In my phone conversation with Anita, she assured