At a very young age, I began to have a very low self-esteem. I hated my face, my hair, my personality, everything. Mostly it was my face. I had never liked it really. Young age, meaning it all started when I was about 9 or 10 years old when my world came crashing down after my parent’s divorce. It may seem strange to some people, that an event like that would affect my self-esteem. But, because most children feel like their parent’s divorce was their fault, it’s usually very normal for them to suffer from self-confidence problems.
Over the years, I have learned some valuable tricks to overcome my low self-esteem. Please understand that I still have moments when I hate everything about myself and I have no confidence. There is not a week that goes by, that I have to hone in on my learned skills in order to chase those negative thoughts away. I’m giving you 5 tips and 5 challenges for how you can overcome a low self-esteem.