I totally agree with the above poster. I let guys know from the get go.My pws covers my entire face, though i always wear makeup. if the guy has an issue with it when he hardly knows me, he's far too interested in physical aspects for me!
ps. my boyfriend of 4 years found this forum for me while searching on the internet so he himself could learn more. you can find support like that!
That is awesome!
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I Finally told my boyfriend last night about my PWS that covers the front on my left leg. It took me 4 months to tell him. I built it us so much. I am 32 and have alwayw been very insucre about it. When I was a child at school my mother use to send me in shorts and skits all the time. The kids use to torment me daily. Saying I had a dirty reash and I it was deacease. It really took a toll on my self asteem early on. The man I am dating is my best friend. We had been friends for a few years befor we ever go together. I love and respect this man like not other. He has been a big part of mine and my sons life. I was so afreaid it would turn him off. I feel like such a weight has been lifted. My close friend always tell me to get over it. I am trying. This forum is deffinitly helping. Just knowing there are more people out there. Feelling the same way.
i actually met my boyfriend because of my PWS. it was a conversation starter! mine is my full left arm and has become darker as i've gotten older, but we've been together about 7 years, and it has never been a concern.
i was definitely conscious of it more as a kid, but it's part of me, something that most others don't have, and aside from the awkward stares, i don't think of it much.
Yes there is a point, me and a lot of other people are reading them, just like you are reading other people's posts. I find it pleasant and beneficial. The fact that most of us are just too lazy to reply to every post doesn't mean anything.
I have birthmarks all over my body im already 22 years old. my left arm and neck got brown birthmarks while my tummy, at my back and my lower limbs got red to dark red birthmarks.. im really insecure because of this. hi can anyone help me? i am really struggling because of my whole body birthmarks. people judge me as if i am unlucky if i am with them. I always cry because of my condition.. hope someone can help me.
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