Practical advice: how do I live with physical disfiguration?

[image: proharetic human; this is essay #348 in the Philosophy as a Way of Life series]

A. wrote: Living each day is being very hard for me. I try to fight low self-esteem due to acne scars. I have tried several dermatological treatments and it seems that little can be done anymore. I think the only thing left for me is acceptance.

Of all the religions and philosophies, Stoicism is the most convincing to me so far.