01/30/2014 09:34 am ET Updated Jan 30, 2014

How I Navigate Working In The Beauty Industry Without Making Women Feel Bad About Themselves


Women talk to me about their body issues a lot.

It's not just relegated to things above the shoulders, even though I am a hairdresser. They'll sit in my chair and look in the mirror across from them and wince at the way their thighs spread as they sit; they'll shift uncomfortably and ask me to put the cape on to cover them up, mouths laughing but eyes not going along with them.

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