It has been a year since adominoplasty surgery. I know I have been horribly slow to post. The last few months have been very crazy. Read more
Archive for Beauty
What is vanity, or what is it to be vain? I was in my dermatologist office yesterday to have a couple of things looked at, and as the nurse was preparing me to have a spot biopsied, I thought to ask about the impact of the results and my pending abdominoplasty surgery. While talking I immediately had to add why I was having the procedure. I had to justify it. Then it struck me, “why do I have to justify myself”? Read more
In Pat’s latest blog post he talks about epiphanies. I like the definition of an epiphany as being an illuminating moment because it speaks very clearly to the experience of many of my house of colour clients.
To sidestep for a moment, I want to differentiate between my perspective with clients and what one will usually find with an image consultant. The image consultant may say “who do you want to be?” I say “who are you?” Read more
Ever go into work, college, or wherever it is that you go and meet people, and think “what was s/he thinking when then put that on?” Do you think anyone has ever thought that about your dress choices?
I would love to subscribe to the notion that what you wear doesn’t matter. But I don’t. Right or wrong, we impact the decisions people make for us and about us with the way we present ourselves.
I do believe that beauty comes from within. Read more