5. Placing Too Much Importance on Appearance
In the same vein, it’s disturbing to realize how much it is ingrained in women to prioritize their looks over all else. Over our comfort. Over our happiness. We’ve been taught that physical beauty—or rather, whatever society deems is beautiful at the moment—is why we are valued. It’s a cruel trap. The best remedy is doing what we love and nourishing our minds and spirits more than our reflections.