Friends can sometimes give us the little nudge we need to try something that we've lacked the confidence to do.
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Ashlie Bautista, 18, from Texas, USA, tweeted that her friends convinced her to wear a dress she never thought she'd wear. And, she ended up gaining some confidence in herself.
"So last night, I wore something that I never thought I would wear," wrote Bautista. "I’m very insecure but with the help of my amazing friends for hyping me up, I was able to wear it and gained a little bit more confidence in myself." Read more...More about Body Positivity, Plus Size, Teens, Body Image, and Culture