A digital magazine on sexuality in the Global South

Author: Lamia Bagasrawala

A drawing of a woman's face with red spots on it

Acne and Attraction: An Unspoken Affair

The last few years have been a struggle in accepting myself with the possibility of always having acne and believing that I am still beautiful, even on the “outside”. This journey of believing that I can be worthy of love, attraction, expression and desire regardless of my looks continues to be liberating and empowering.