comfortable in (one's) own skin

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comfortable in (one's) own skin

Displaying a relaxed confidence in and clear understanding of oneself and one's abilities, especially when presenting oneself to or interacting with other people. Though his girlfriend's group of friends are all older and more established in life, he is comfortable enough in his own skin to have no problem mingling with them at parties. Janet is so comfortable in her own skin that I have no doubt that she'll find her ideal path in life.
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I don't think she should be scrutinised for being comfortable in her own skin.
The 31-year-old singer, who has drawn a huge amount of publicity for her current weight, admits that she is comfortable in her own skin and wishes her struggle will "empower" other women.
Today, Rose is as comfortable in her own skin as she is in her leather jacket.
Over the past decade, as Cole moved closer to fully embracing her father's music legacy, she has gotten increasingly comfortable in her own skin.