Buzz·Posted on Jul 26, 201736 Regular People Who Neville Longbottomed And Made Puberty Their BitchNo one likes talking about eighth grade for a reason.by Spencer AlthouseBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink We asked the BuzzFeed Community to send us before-and-after pics of their glow-ups. Here are the insane results. 1. This guy who put away the hair gel: buzzfeed.com "A glow-up INDEED."—aaronp4652dc0e5 2. This woman who still loves parrots: buzzfeed.com "I still geek out over a damn parrot, 15 years later. Don't think I will ever get over the combo of a blue turtleneck and khaki pants. Man, I miss the early 2000s."—gretchenk4369f7578 3. This woman with the world's most flawless skin: buzzfeed.com "Thank you, puberty."—jadaw484e40c6e 4. This woman who really loves goats: buzzfeed.com "2009 vs. 2017. No more mullet, braces off, and better eyebrows. I still cry tears of joy when I get to feed goats, though."—somethingtangible 5. This absolute gem: buzzfeed.com "We take family pictures every year, so I've got about 16 years' worth of these gems :))"—morganm478400610 6. This guy who totally Longbottomed: buzzfeed.com "Longbottoming hard."—noell4fbed64ee 7. This puppy transformation: buzzfeed.com "Puberty was good to me."—alyssam438cd2989 8. This inspiring before-and-after: buzzfeed.com "Confidence changed me."—jenniferd42dbcd829 9. This woman who still loves hats: buzzfeed.com —maddieg4703ca369 10. This iconic glow-up: buzzfeed.com "From ages 17 to 26."—nidasohailc 11. This woman who's so glad she's not in seventh grade anymore: buzzfeed.com "Me, in all of my seventh-grade glory on the left."—sarrahs449c83db2 12. This incredible metamorphosis: buzzfeed.com —chandlerc4199db9cb 13. This woman with an A+ makeup game: buzzfeed.com "Growing up, everyone used to call me 'Grand Canyon' because when I bit into a sandwich, my jagged teeth would make a mountain range. It 100% doesn't make sense, but it 100% traumatized me when I was little."—michellyg3 14. This guy who no longer "looks like a turtle:" buzzfeed.com "I used to look like an actual turtle."—matthewr459f76a51 15. The woman who loves the new her: buzzfeed.com "No comment."—ellenr4c996a536 16. This woman who kicked puberty's ass: buzzfeed.com "Thankful for getting out of the awkward stage."—jennyk491e381c0 17. Another woman who really likes goats: buzzfeed.com "The left picture was during my eighth-grade graduation trip, and the right picture was taken during the best day of my life when I met some baby goats."—cassidyp4647cb5ad 18. This guy with a jawline that's so sharp, it can grate cheese: buzzfeed.com "Fifteen years later."—shaunjamesb 19. This woman who turned sunflowers into a sunflower hat: buzzfeed.com "No caption necessary."—ashleymeerkat 20. This woman who needs to keep that old hairdo: Instagram: @nikfranswa "I was 13 years old in the first pic and 23 in the second. I should probably wear my hair like that again, tbh."—nicholefrancois 21. This husband who Longbottomed all the way to the bank: buzzfeed.com "My husband Longbottomed HARD! ❤️ "—geenam4259838ab 22. This woman with awesome rainbow hair: Instagram: @annacatkopsky "Me at 8 years old vs. me now, at 25 years old."—annakopsky 23. This woman who is really glad she graduated: buzzfeed.com —charisses2 24. This woman who grew bunny ears: buzzfeed.com "2007 vs. 2017. This glow-up was worth the wait."—rachele428b9cbd5 25. This woman who takes great pics: buzzfeed.com "#blessed"—brittanyh43e302af6 26. This fierce wedding date: buzzfeed.com —danaroshnie 27. This woman who traded butterfly clips for a flower in her hair: buzzfeed.com "That's 9-year-old me, before braces and contacts. Those butterfly clips though..."—jessgain 28. This woman who takes a killer selfie: buzzfeed.com "Puberty and the knowledge of hair and makeup go a long way!"—alanngabbys 29. This guy who's trying to give James Bond a run for his money: buzzfeed.com "From sixth grade to age 24. The worst part was that in the black-and-white photo, you can't tell, but I was randomly holding a clarinet...?"—ianh4eb306dd0 30. This woman who really loves balloons: buzzfeed.com "The first photo is from eighth grade, and the second is from my 25th birthday. It's amazing what 10 years can do for you!"—jndoucette 31. This woman who hit puberty and never looked back: buzzfeed.com "Ten years older and one less chin."—alyssacook2 32. This woman who knows how to wear red-and-white stripes: buzzfeed.com "Seventh grade vs. high school graduate."—s46116b50b 33. This iconic transformation: buzzfeed.com "I went from an awkward middle schooler with overplucked eyebrows to this."—sydneym43808c20a 34. This woman who still looks good in blue: buzzfeed.com "Me in 2009 vs. me now. Thank god for braces and spray tans."—madeleinem445bbedcd 35. This guy who fell in love with fitness: Instagram: @spenceralthouse "I was 18 in that first pic and was ~just~ starting to hit puberty. Now I'm 26 and finally starting to like myself."—spenceralthouse 36. And this woman who will never take another dance photo again: Instagram: @swainsch "Age 12 vs. age 22. I have a love-hate relationship with my old dance photo on the left."—swainsch Want to be featured in similar BuzzFeed posts? Follow the BuzzFeed Community on Facebook and Twitter!