How I"ve learnt to accept feeling ugly: With startling honesty, one woman describes how her looks have affected her life

How I"ve learnt to accept feeling ugly: With startling honesty, one woman describes how her looks have affected her life

How I”ve learnt to accept feeling ugly: With startling honesty, one woman describes how her looks have affected her life

2:06 AM on 8th September 2011

I am what I am: Shona has grown to accept who she is

I am what I am: Shona has grown to accept who she is

Born this way: A birth defect meant Shona couldn

Born this way: A birth defect meant Shona couldn”t open one of her eyes properly as a child

Marital bliss: A radiant Shona with husband Keith on her wedding day

Marital bliss: A radiant Shona with husband Keith on their wedding day

While she feels she

Facing the world: While she feels she”s often a victim of “lookism”, Shona has no intention of transforming with cosmetics surgery