ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Advantages of Short Girls

Updated on March 19, 2014
Being short is not a problem.
Being short is not a problem.

Vertically Challenge - I love it!

Being vertically challenged is not something you should be ashamed of. Yes, you might encounter some people who will make fun of your height and who will think of themselves as your superiors because you always have to look up to them (literally). Keep in mind though that these are just some road blocks you need to overcome and eventually it will be just a thing in the past. Don't let this hindrances stop you from being YOU.

Fretting about your height is just a waste of time. Nothing good will come out of brooding over your height problems. Instead of tormenting yourself into this issue, thinking about possible solutions on how you can gain some height, why not focus on the advantages that your height can give you? You will be amazed by how much you can do because you're small.

Here are some advantages to help you boost your morale:

You look young for your age

If someone told you that you look young for your age, be thankful! Telling you that you look young doesn't mean you didn't grow up intellectually. Don't take it the wrong way. The person is just describing how you look and being young is a good thing. Physical appearance matters to most of us girls and if you're already old but if you still look like you're on your teens, then you can still dress up as if you're still a teenage girl (but choose a decent style which is still appropriate for your age).

People will offer you help

Chances are, if people saw you carrying loads of things, they will run to your rescue immediately. They will think that you might get tired easily or you're having a hard time getting on your destination. Therefore it will be easier for you to walk and feel comfortable. (Don't forget to say thank you to your hero)

Tall/Short guys will like you a lot

No matter what the height of the guy is, they will surely love petite girls. Tall/short guys will tower over you therefore they'll feel they can protect you from any harm. They won't feel inferior towards you. they will feel comfortable walking with you. (Still,height doesn't matter but petite girls have a high chance of getting their prince charming, just saying...)

Fit into those children's clothes

I guess this item goes whether you're a girl or a boy. I'm proud to say that I usually find perfect fit clothes in the children's or pre-teen's section. Sometimes it's hard to look for clothes that will fit me comfortably in the adult section and so I just go to the kids section and voila, I'll find the perfect jeans or top for me. Aside from that I get to pay less because let's admit it, most women's or men's wear are a bit expensive compared to teen/children's wear.

The odds are often times in our favor

Most of the time, I get to call myself lucky because my size pretty much have all the advantages when it comes to certain things like, in a public transportation where there's a low chance (for others) to fit in a crowded vehicle, I can just sneak inside, squish myself in and occupy a tiny space. This includes, bus, elevator, trains etc.

If I am to pick up something under a small desk, I can just easily crawl because I'm small without hurting myself due to bumps and scratches. For tall people this incident will took them a lot of effort including bruises and wounds. Or when watching a movie, you have an excuse to sit in front because you won't be able to see the film if the person in front of you is blocking your view.




Short, and Proud

As a petite girl, I've encountered several problems in building my self-confidence because of my height. I'll admit that it was hard for me to accept it at first. But then I realize that, so what if I'm short, I can still do a lot of things that others can't do. I notice that my height doesn't affect me in a bad way.

For those who are still in a fuss over their height, just keep in mind that the least of you worries. There are successful people who are small like us. Be short and proud!

For short people do you buy your clothes from the kid's section?

See results

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No comments yet.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)