Showing posts from March, 2012

Easy Spring Makeup Look


Makeup: It Can Make or Break Your Career

A new co-worker of mine is from another country, one where makeup is a scarcity and most women don't wear it. He's at that stage where everything about this country is a visual feast of novelty - including me and my face.

Since he also doesn't have a filter, he's started commenting on my daily makeup choices: "What are those things you put on your eyes?" (fake lashes) "How come they're there one day and not the other?" (because they're fake). You get the point.

Getting regular commentary on my makeup choices is a little grating, but it's also made me think more about how much our makeup speaks to the world: It says something about who we are, who we think we are, and who we want to be.

There is a saying in Corporate America: Don't dress for the job you have; dress for the job you want. Though it's one of those sayings that has an Anthony Robbins punchline somewhere, it's true: The way we present ourselves tells the world how …

My Holy Grail Beauty Products

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