Woman Takes 6 Years of Selfies

Rebecca Brown took a selfie a day, documenting her struggles with depression and trichotillomania.
4:35 | 07/21/14

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As healthy as as we now are all the rage we've done -- self here to GO and I -- -- you wanna do the do you think you had the tenacity to take one of yourself every day. For over six here yes. Optional up tonight at a time -- But I next -- a Rebecca brown did just that -- took a picture of herself and every day from ages fourteen to 21. And putting them together -- a month -- that in the last couple of months has received five and a half million views. The most incredible part about all of this is that she's bravely sharing the most difficult times in her life through these pictures because she was battling depression. And was diagnosed with trick until a mania the compulsion to pull out one's own here cellular have to see. In some point she shaves her head. Where she would have to Wear away multiple times in the video. And we are so happy to say that Rebecca is doing fantastic and -- so many others and is joining us now Rebecca brown live via Skype I'm Rebecca. The beautiful and back -- granted if you today. -- -- -- ahead but we love your smile when these pictures but you know Sosa was still how to -- start. Well -- a festive time. That's important because doing not having as the about two or three people that -- -- an -- And being thirteen fourteen -- in spite because it was fascinating and I just wanted to have a -- of myself. Actually sounds it was just want to document myself growing up -- I had no I did any of this. I think he's just sold his -- happened senator it's sort of -- -- but I don't battle that begins senator. So then you were diagnosed. And that obviously have started being picked up. And how did this involve Ben Fenton and and how did you allow yourself to share that. But he is I've been looking lying for a second yes so I guess just as projects -- it was quite natural to meet that this link. And the FC it to begin with -- I have -- -- I didn't even the name of -- until -- -- -- heckling. I'm religious and I think that my -- -- it is just happens. I planning. I think we're on a tangent Sonny -- now that's that's what -- I mean there's so many questions I think because so many candidates Aaron. And as people are starting to come out like you more people are learning that that's what they have and they may be never and -- Bright and I -- did this help you through it sort of see yourself in all these stages. Yes it's been. Pretty scary to me in -- yet the cause. I sort of seeing myself to announce the -- darkness because when I was completely seem to depression it was like but at what could -- was welcome why everything around me -- stopped. I honestly didn't believe it was a licensing into the tunnel where is now is seeing myself get accessing the small comeback. I sort of feel they're there is a lights and if IK is down again on my -- -- and -- docket and they're I will come back house eventually. She might get -- as -- who got senator. It helps his him anyways and that's what's so -- You Rebecca because we see that and go from a very serious -- to this very very natural smile -- via. He I'm very very stared at -- A 10% it's my hope is somehow got loose and they only look -- felt that there aren't that I'm sorry that blue steel look. Happy full backup -- Now it's beautiful and I think this is the other thing is and do you know and you now that a certain from. And you know where it kind of just came out awards you have no idea and this helps you kind of go back and pinpoint. To some people say it isn't the problem with your timing here is that those -- the police such average. Say that some say it's genetic some say that we're missing in and I mean air assets -- -- -- say it's a child control last that's nice to me. I've always been depressed -- -- a boys and being quite sunk it has been negative can quakes and trauma to me. It's just reached heights where just explain dazzled in played it -- -- senator natural petroleum. That's. Look at well it is a disorder obviously like you are saying yeah in and then not known too much about the hopefully this will help people -- -- -- -- thank you so much for joining us more beautiful and now we're so glad that you're sharing your story. Thinking I would look part of -- -- -- And again and that is that the great waited to and I think that's so true I mean I guess I wouldn't think that when you look -- -- -- and see coming out and and seeing that things get -- the threat and her -- -- pretty so pretty if found.

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