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4 years later .....
plk197012 days ago
I still remember that fateful day. It's been just over 4 years since experiencing a change to my appearance...and 2 years since experiencing...
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Sadsharyn16 days ago
I have been through alot these past few years
I have stuggled to control my feeling in and outside of work. I jave never recieved any help wi...
Scarface3425 days ago
Someone told me today it looked like I've been in a fight because of my scar. I want to die right now. I really do. Hell is a better place t...
Scarface34a month ago
I am living in a private hell right now. It has been like this for almost a year, ever since an accident disfigured my forehead. I am almost...
Being told you are suffering from BDD when there is an obvious deformity
Hiddena month ago
I have had a few professionals tell me that I'm suffering from BDD over my facial scarring. The problem I have with this is that I have an o...
I was sent a link to this website/community through changing faces. I am 17 years old, living in England. I was diagnosed with Non-syndromic...
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Help in dealing with society
Rainsuna month ago
I found this forum not too long ago through a search about being treated differently because of a deformity. I didn’t always have this b...
Facial scarring from an accident has ruined my life
Hidden2 months ago
I was involved in an accident 10 months ago and my life has been a living hell ever since. I got whacked in the head causing a ...
Is taking isotretinoin worth it to cure my acne?
Hidden3 months ago
I have struggled with acne since I was 12 years old, now being 21 it's really become an emotional issue and a daily issue that I have to fac...
Welcome to Changing Faces
ChangingFacesOrgUk3 months ago
Changing Faces is a charity that exists to help people who have a disfigurement find a way to live the lives they want. We work to create an...
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victoria743 months ago
please help were desperate my 18 year old is in uni doing a law degree and for 11 weeks her face has exploded .its really getting her down a...
Being disfigured, lonely and misunderstood
plk19703 months ago
I was glad to stumble upon this forum. I am a 45 year old male from then UK. I feel a sense of relief to know that I am not a...
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B-12 and Acne?
Aimour4 months ago
I recently became vegan and started taking 1000mcg b12 pills daily which i believe is the reccomended dosage. But ive been getting this cyst...
Acne Papulopustular/ Rosacea
Mvagusta7 months ago
I had or did have Acne Papulopustular/ Rosacea, after years of battling this problem on my face and scalp I sought help from a dermatologist...
Kassandra8 months ago
I am 53 and still am so self-conscious about scarring from my severe acne during my teenage/young adult life. I was wondering in the skin c...
mjos8 months ago
I had a melanom removed from cheek half year ago , and now surgery to close the scar .
Now since a few days cheek is again with big scar an...
Jawline acne ( only on the right side)
duythinh8 months ago
Hello everyone I am 18 years old boy
I have acne on my right jawline for 2 years. There is always 3-5 longlasting underskin pimples.
At the end of the rope
Hidden9 months ago
I'm a 28-year-old male suffering from chronic acne and severe scarring on the face. I've been struggling with this for 10 years and have spi...
barbara125010 months ago
So sorry to hear your story , you are very brave and this helps me too .
Yes my mouth is pulled and part of my jaw bone is gone on ...
Hiddena year ago
Just wanted to say hello and how glad I am to have found this site and this group.
There's something uniquely difficult, I think, about facia...
barbara1250a year ago
My name is Barbara 2 months ago I had major surgery twice within 10 days of each other due to cancer , I had part of my tongue mandible and ...
Just a thought
by-the-sea-2046a year ago
I just wanted to say something to all... I'm 27 and i have birthmarks ALL OVER my body (including face, arms, back, stomach) and its take...
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When your facial difference affects your mental health
Visage1a year ago
When your facial or body difference affects your mental health, don't suffer alone, seek professional help. Do not suffer in silence, you de...
How to get help
tsunamia year ago
I suffer extreme anxiety and avoidance mainly because of appearance issues. My life is hell and worse has ground to a halt so nothing is cha...
Tired of people's reactions
When I meet most people for the first time, they almost universally touch their upper lip. I think this is because they have just not...
Skin Camouflage advice please
Hello everyone, i have a port white stain birthmark. I suffer with social anxiety and have very low self-esteem and confidence. I need advic...
I have been using skin camouflage creams for many years, does anyone want any advice?
For 36 years I have used Covermark, Veil and various other brands, so have perfected the technique of applying skin camouflage creams, does ...
How inspiring that a model with Vitiligo is comfortable celebrating her beauty by being a fashion catwalk model, do you agree?
I think that it is inspiring that a beautiful model with Vitiligo is comfortable in celebrating her beauty as a fashion catwalk model this w...
Having used skin camouflage creams for over 36 years, I have a few tips to hand out to anyone who is interested. Does anyone need any advice...
Are there any young carers out there who have a facial difference and can't get to school, training or employment?
As a Community HealthUnlocked Volunteer, I am trying to reach out to those of you who have a facial difference and are young carers. A young...
Do you find it easy to talk to your GP about any appearance related concerns you may have?
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