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    37 Regular People Who Neville Longbottomed The Heck Out Of Puberty

    We don't talk about eighth grade for a reason.

    We asked the BuzzFeed Community to show us their very own puberty glow-ups. Here are the incredible before-and-after pics.

    1.

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    "The first pic is from 2009. I was 13. The second pic is from this last April. In nearly 10 years I realized how to do my makeup... and that short hair is not a good look for me."

    bethr490b85140

    2.

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    "My before-and-after pics."

    alexanderanschutz

    3.

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    "Eighth grade was just... yeah."

    bethanyh48

    4.

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    "I have absolutely no justification for why I did my hair like that."

    kailahalexandra

    5.

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    "I went from eating seven slices of pizza to two... but I could totally still crush seven!"

    kariwatson25

    6.

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    "Age 10 vs. age 25."

    liv5858

    7.

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    "My boyfriend's 10-year glow up is the best."

    aprild4bae977d7

    8.

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    "The biggest glow-up."

    alexxcarroll1997

    9.

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    "From ages 13 to 25. I still have acne and love Taylor Swift."

    rachaelisabeth23

    10.

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    "From 16 to 30. Started working out and grew into my nose a bit more!"

    shoutshoutshout

    11.

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    "Who even is she?!"

    allyc4917dc910

    12.

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    "Eighth grade to age 27."

    ariellej4

    13.

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    "From 18 to 26. I have PCOS (polycystic ovary syndrome), but PCOS doesn’t have me. When I was younger I let it be my biggest insecurity, but now I won’t let it control my life."

    oliviaj486f18a8b

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    "I was a shy teenager who hid behind a bitchy persona because I had some pretty deep insecurities. But now I'm a sarcastic, confident, feminist woman."

    madisoncrwfrd

    15.

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    "The glow-up is strong in this one. Still not sure why my mom kept cutting my hair like that."

    kimberlye46d055b0d

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    "The pic on the left was me at 19. I was very awkward and hid under baggy clothes to cover up my skinny self. I'm 37 now and feel pretty good. After some goal-affirming exercising, therapy, and coming out, I know that my life is full of blessings and support."

    mabukh83

    17.

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    "From age 13 to 23. I'm so glad I lost the push-up bra, braces, and baby face in those 10 years."

    mckennab447a73f10

    18.

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    "From being a dorky tomboy to 30, flirty, and thriving. Yeah, I’d say the glow-up is real."

    emyodiggity

    19.

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    "Pre-gay vs. post-gay. I was that kid who got called a nerd a lot and got along better with the teachers. I wouldn’t change a thing. I think I turned out to be a pretty good person because of it."

    jacp3035

    20.

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    "Confidence changed me."

    jenniferd42

    21.

    22.

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    "Junior year of high school to a few months ago."

    vkriley6

    23.

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    "From age 10 to age 20."

    krystynw2

    24.

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    "A glow-up INDEED."

    aaronp46

    25.

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    "Age 15 to 24!"

    aprild4bae977d7

    26.

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    "Some would call it a glow-up, but inside I really feel the same."

    annhlam24

    27.

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    "Puberty and the knowledge of hair and makeup go a long way!"

    alanngabbys

    29.

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    "First day of high school (age 13) vs. me as a junior in college (age 21)."

    melodygere

    30.

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    "From fifth grade to being a sophomore in college. I was definitely an awkward kid who loved musical theater and food. I'm still that same person, but I learned how to take care of myself."

    savannahk4992d6726

    31.

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    "First picture is me before my very first Taylor Swift concert. The second is me during my junior year of college. Thankfully a lot has changed (I still love Taylor Swift though)."

    mckenziereeseh

    32.

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    "Longbottoming hard."

    noell4f

    33.

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    "From age 12 to age 28! I kind of forgot how awkward that time was."

    neillkelsey

    34.

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    "It is what it is."

    aaronplatts

    35.

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    "Ahhhh. Ages 11 to 18."

    emmichele15

    36.

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    "A 20-year difference!"

    amandaj4983b8081

    37.

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    "The thing about aging like a fine wine is that the un-aged wine is still wine, and what’s not to like about wine at any state? Love yourself always!"

    harperc454bdaf35