Weight-Loss Diets Tied Up with Improving Self-Esteem. Make No Mistake About It.
Posted Nov 10 2010 3:18am
Self-esteem is such an all-pervading issue.
When a woman gets Botox, it’s never just about the wrinkles, is it? It’s related to how she feels about herself.
When a teenage girl simply must have a certain outfit, it’s never just about the clothes, is it? It’s about her self-esteem, how she fits in socially, how she sees herself, and how she thinks others see her.
If you find yourself feeling like you absolutely need that expensive pair of shoes, it’s not about the shoes per se, is it? It’s about how you’ll look, and how that status symbol will lift your sense of self.
So, when you want to lose weight, and you go on a diet, is it just about the food?