Kate Bosworth feels "strong" and "sexy" when wearing Tom Ford's clothes. The stunning actress is a huge fan of the designer's creations and feels very special when she puts any of them on. She told Britain's InStyle magazine: "You put on Tom Ford clothes and you feel strong – and you feel...

Some clothes just make me feel self conscious because I'm not slimmer. Any suggestions? So, I've talked about dressing around my particular type of tum, and how a figure like mine looks different from the side ... but R's question pertains to a body that is both larger than mine and...

The wedding ceremony is the event when, "every step you take, every move you make—they'll be watching you." It sounds like a corny rendition of a classic, but it's true. The moment you set foot on the aisle, all eyes will be upon you. Many brides feel self-conscious because of this, but keep...

Your turn! Did you (do you?) feel self-conscious when wearing a bikini or bathing suit in public? How did you overcome it? Any other thoughts on bikini-body confidence to add? I'd love to hear.

But imagining this woman fueled by weed and jam band vibes blazing past her pearl-clutching haters on her way to self love in animal print swimwear is all we need. If there's a part of you that you fear resembles a breakfast product, or something you'd never dare to wear because some basic...

And yes, there are some people who kvetch about themselves in pointed, intentional ways as a means of sparking self-consciousness and doubt in others. But in my experience, those people are exceptions. Self-consciousness is both normal and prevalent, so when someone confesses a worry about...

Some people (both male and female) need the presence of another to validate their self-worth. In other words, they feel that if don't have a significant other, they are worthless, lame, unattractive blah blah blah. Being the kind of person I am, I've never been the type to give someone that...

You've got the sun beating down, the outdoors beckoning – but that's no good if you're feeling self-conscious about your appearance. At least you can hide in the half-light if you're feeling dodgy during the wintertime. But when summer approaches, you want to look as good as you can without...

Nothing makes me feel better than looking down throughout the day and seeing something I think is great. When you're feeling self-conscious about your style, what tips and tricks do you employ? I'd love some more pointers to get myself shaking and moving and feeling flirtatious with my...

I chose this doctor, at least in part, because I knew I would never feel self-conscious as she closely examined every inch of my naked flesh (perhaps not the best criteria for choosing a dermatologist, but she also came highly recommended for her professional skills). Even so, I felt the need...

 

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