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Makeup Addiction

How I Made Peace With My Love Of Makeup

Ravishly | Posted 06.11.2015 | Women

I wanted to prove to myself that I could break my reliance on makeup. And so, I stopped. No blush, no lipstick, no foundation. Nothing.

OK Sisters: Put on your Makeup and Face the World

Laurie Levy | Posted 11.19.2014 | Fifty
Laurie Levy

One of my earliest memories is watching my mother apply her makeup. If I was lucky, she let me try some. She called it "putting on my face." What a perfect description of what so many of us feel compelled to do every morning.

How I Learned To Love Myself Without Makeup

Lexi Herrick | Posted 10.24.2014 | Women
Lexi Herrick

We start wearing makeup before we even have a chance to know who we are without it, let alone love who we are without it.

Beauty Addicts Anonymous: We Admit We Are Powerless Over Gift with Purchase Events

Janna Mandell | Posted 07.02.2014 | Style
Janna Mandell

Instead of the typical smoke-filled room, (second-hand smoke is detrimental to the skin) the air is thick with a strong mix of Jo Malone, Bond No. 9, and Marc Jacobs perfumes.

Is Makeup an Enabler for Addicts?

Autumn Whitefield-Madrano | Posted 06.17.2012 | Women
Autumn Whitefield-Madrano

My feelings about makeup shifted when I was at my worst. I went from approaching makeup as something almost businesslike to something desperate.