How to stop your boyfriend from telling you how you look

How to avoid telling your boyfriend how you feel is essential if you want to stop the cycle of hurt and misunderstanding, says Kate Walker.

In this month’s edition of The Fashion Industry Report, Kate discusses: – How to be the best friend you can be, whether that means you need to show him or her how to dress, and how to keep your friends and family guessing – How the ‘make-up rule’ works, and why it might not be the right solution for every person, including the person you love – What you can do to be more comfortable about telling your body, especially if it feels uncomfortable to do so – Why it’s important to be open and honest about your feelings, including feelings of shame and self-doubt – What to do if you’re unsure about your body image or your weight, and what you can and can’t do to change it – How best to approach your boyfriend when you feel insecure, hurt or hurtful, and whether it’s better to get to know him or not – What can you do to talk about feelings, even if you don’t want to talk to him about them – What’s the best way to go about getting over feelings of being ‘overweight’, and how you can work on it, instead of ‘overthinking’ it – What tips you can use to manage your feelings of weight and confidence?