Invisible Illness
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Invisible Illness

Why Do We Try to Fix the Inside by Changing Our Outside?

As if a box of hair dye can cure depression

Photo by Tima Miroshnichenko / Pexels

You leave your breakup chat and immediately call the hairdresser on the walk home. You feel lonely and it’s stirring up that fear of abandonment, so you pull out your laptop to do some online shopping. Your depression is getting worse, so you decide to get another piercing, as that will make…

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