The story of body confidence coach Michelle Elman, as told in her memoir Am I Ugly?, is garnering national press coverage.

Michelle endured fifteen major surgeries, over the course of two decades, which left her scarred both physically and emotionally.  In Am I Ugly? she confronts her body confidence and liberates readers from the pressures in society to attain ‘perfection’.

Read on to discover the array of press coverage that Michelle’s journey and campaign, #ScarredNotScared, has attracted.

An excerpt of Am I Ugly? was featured in a three-page spread in The Daily Mail.

An exclusive piece ran in Fabulous Online, a supplement of The Sun, in which Michelle details her journey toward body-positivity.

Michelle wrote an opinion piece for The Metro highlighting the subjective nature of beauty.

There was a wonderful article in Cosmopolitan in which Michelle encourages readers to adopt a positive relation with their bodies.

The news channel London Live interviewed Michelle live-on-air about her memoir.

Michelle was a featured panelist at a sold out event on body positivity and body confidence at Waterstones Tottenham Court Road.

Well done, Michelle, you are inspirational, and Am I Ugly? resonates with us all!