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Getting Past Self-Consciousness with Eczema

Despite having lived with eczema for 28 years, Terry still experiences moments of self-doubt and uncertainty about her appearance looking “normal” or “acceptable” enough for the public to view. Years of judgment from family and strangers created years of depression and low-esteem that can still plague a person. But, thankfully we have freewill and willpower and harnessing it for positivity can help lift us up from those negative experiences. In this video, Terry shares her thought process with self-consciousness and how she gets past it, so that it doesn’t take over her days and allow her to be more happy and productive with her time.

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