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If These Women Are Brave Enough To Show Their Faces, We Should Be Brave Enough To Watch This Video

If it took me a few tries just to watch this video, imagine how horrifying actually being attacked and having to deal with the lifelong aftermath would be. It's not pleasant, but spreading awareness of acid violence can really make a difference, even if only a few women avoid becoming victims. Please share this video with someone who can handle it.

If These Women Are Brave Enough To Show Their Faces, We Should Be Brave Enough To Watch This Video
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Usually the greatest fear after a wild night of partying isn't what you said that you might regret, but how you'll look in your friends' tagged photos. Although you left the house looking like a 10, those awkward group selfies make you feel more like a 5, prompting you to wonder, "Why do I look different in pictures?"

It's a weird phenomenon that, thanks to selfies, is making people question their own mirrors. Are pictures the "real" you or is it your reflection? Have mirrors been lying to us this whole time??

The answer to that is a bit tricky. The good news is that there's a big chance that Quasimodo-looking creature that stares back at you in your selfies isn't an accurate depiction of the real you. But your mirror isn't completely truthful either.

Below, a scientific breakdown that might explain those embarrassing tagged photos of you:

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