Challenge the Idea of Beauty

Don’t let society decide what beautiful means to you.

In my early 20’s, I went to a make-up workshop with my best friend.

Most of the girls at the workshop had this glint of hope and anticipation in their eyes. I realized that this wasn’t just about making yourself prettier; this was their first step to becoming a more confident, mature and successful woman.

When the instructor needed a model to demonstrate on, he picked the prettiest girl. Although it came as no surprise, it struck me that…