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Whilst Keira Knightly manages to ‘work it’, a flat chest isn’t for everyone but Morrissey got it right – ‘Some girls ARE bigger than others’ and understandably this can get some women down. Flat chests are caused by a notable lack of breast tissue. It’s not really a health issue and women should be fine to breast feed despite it. There is no “cause” as such in fact there’s an obvious comparison with men who worry over the size of their genitalia. A flat chest is completely normal and fairly common. However, for all the talking cures in the world (sorry Sigmund) for some women only breast enlargement surgery will ease their anxiety – but remember, going under the knife should really be a last resort. Try forgetting the negatives and think about the fact that you’ll never have to deal with the much feared sagging that comes with old age and you’ll never experience the agonising back ache that goes hand in hand with a large chest. Furthermore padded bras and make up can work wonders in creating the illusion of larger breasts without the need to go under the knife.

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I need help, I kmow yhis must have been said a million time by other women but I realky feel depressed about my breast size. It is so annoying tgat ivdont want to do anything with myself anymore because o am so on happy eiyh my breast. Any help for ne





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am 19 years old, but the problem is my chest is flat like that of a baby,pls what can i do





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My daughter is 18 and she has little breast she went to get measured and they don't do a bra that fits her we have been to the doctors and he referred her to a breast place but they sent her a letter saying they can't except her on the nhs she gets so depressed with them she has a partner and she don't like her to c them who be very great full if you can help her Thank you





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I'm 17 and although I don't have a completely flat chest, there is very little there. My main problem is that my left boob is almost a 32A cup, whilst my right boob is literally half the size :( I just wish the right one would be the same size as the left!! I feel inadequate compared to all the other girls my age. Most 13 year olds have bigger boobs than I do which is kinda depressing. BUT I am trying to think more positively because I know there's no point stressing over something that can't be helped (I refuse to undergo surgery - I believe God made me this way for a reason). I've avoided push-up/padded bras up until this point because I am a firm believer in being happy natural, but it does get hard sometimes. I might purchase one for a confidence boost. Anyway, I think the MOST important thing is to remember that we're not alone - everyone commenting has an issue with a flat chest/very small boobs. If we act confident on the outside, we will feel more confident and happier on the inside, and we'll gain the respect of other people so that our chests aren't seen as a problem. I hope I helped someone who is struggling with low self-esteem, I'm going through exactly the same but trying to stay positive! :)





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My boobs was always hit or punched when they started growing. I'm 18 now and I really have a flat chest.I feel so abnormal. Is being punched or hit is the reason why I'm flat?? Thank you for the answer





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Hi I'm a 32 year old lady who feels like a little girl. I I've been abused when I was young an I never looked at my self as been me I can't even look in mirror this is taking over my life an I'm really scared. Can u help me. I have no one else to take to.





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Hi I'm a 32 year old lady who feels like a little girl. I I've been abused when I was young an I never looked at my self as been me I can't even look in mirror this is taking over my life an I'm really scared. Can u help me. I have no one else to take to.





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Hi I'm a 32 year old lady who feels like a little girl. I I've been abused when I was young an I never looked at my self as been me I can't even look in mirror this is taking over my life an I'm really scared. Can u help me. I have no one else to take to.





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I'm 17 years old and I wear a size A bra. Well sometimes it's loose depending on what brand. I mean I have some boobs, like enough to create a cleavage using pushing up bras. But I wish I had bigger boobs. Like C cup boobs. My mothers side of the family has some pretty big boobs so I guess I missed out on that. Or maybe not? Can my boobs grow bigger?





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Im 27 year old woman with one child. I weigh 72 kg Im 5feet8 and a cup size I do not know why I'm so small in the boob department :(





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