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“Imperfections” (Jungkook x Reader)

“hey there lovely! could u write a jungkook scenario where his acne is getting really bad and he feels really insecure about it and tries to hide it as much as possible because he thinks he looks ugly?? the ending is up to you !!!”


Name: “Imperfections”

Character: Jeon Jungkook (BTS)

Genre: Sad

Word Count: 1,176

Originally posted by jungkookfortunekookies

(i want to hug him every time i see an article about his acne. he’s in no way ugly and i hope he knows that <3)

Being an idol, or any figure in the public light for that matter, requires having a lot of eyes on you all the time. Each set of eyes is that much more capable of examining you, critiquing you and ripping you apart without even having to be in your proximity. The power of the internet. Any tiny imperfection is immediately exacerbated  into something a million times more severe. It could be something entirely natural: a weird mole or a slight bump in the nose. That public influence makes you want to scratch it off your face and make you look perfect merely for their wandering gazes. We wish it was that easy. One of these imperfections, standardized by the media, is acne. It’s a reality Jungkook was far too used to.

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