Are you struggling to find confidence lately? Living in the era of social media can cause many of us to play the comparison game or act like someone else to please others. But the fact is, it’s important to invest in yourself from boosting your confidence and loving yourself to doing things you truly want to do without the opinions of others. Embracing yourself is a part of self-love but what is self-love exactly?
Self-love is the practice of accepting your emotions and putting your physical and emotional needs first. Learning to embrace who you are can help you make better choices in life that serve you. Let’s take a look at 12 tips to embrace being yourself!
Get to Know Yourself
You can’t embrace yourself if you don’t know who you really are or who you want to be. So, one of the first steps is truly getting to know yourself. Healthline explains, “Building a strong self-relationship is a great way to return your focus to yourself.”
Discovering your true self takes time. Start by taking moments to be quiet and just think about who you are, what you like, what you dislike, and what you want to change. A daily journal might help you on this journey.