03/16/2015 10:36 EDT | Updated 03/16/2015 10:59 EDT

Life Changers: Moments That Transformed How You See Yourself

Annie Engel

We've all been guilty of seeing ourselves in an unhealthy or unflattering light. But times like those lead to moments of clarity, when you finally learn something new about yourself.

From the flats that made you realize that you don't always need to wear heels, to the day you went makeup-free (and owned it), these moments are important because they helped you gain a better, healthier, or just more fabulous view of yourself. We've reached out to our network of Style Contributors and asked them to share their Big Moments with us. Read along, and here's hoping that you can remember a few of your Life Changers as well!

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