When I shared the news about our potential puppy with my family, there was no hesitation from my kids -- "Let's go see her!" they cried. My husband hesitated, "Another dog?" Then he peered at the photo of her flashed on my screen: "She's awfully cute."
Beauty schools as a whole tend to disregard brown skin in their curriculum, despite the rapidly growing high degree of ethnic spa-goers. Kelly McDonald recently addressed this issue during my interview with her at the International Spa Association's (ISPA) Conference and Expo.
Michelle Obama could have chosen any esthetician to care for her skin -- she selected a master facialist who is passionate about her craft, and has a strong background in ethnic skin and medical esthetics. And she chose someone who looks like her.