I am the one who society would have blamed if I never made it home.
Time feels like it is gradually moving by at a slow but steady pace and other times it feels like it’s moving rapid and quickly without allowing you time to catch up.
You are seeing the tendency towards self-criticism for what it is — the product of a conditioned mind and the result of less-than-uplifting life experiences.
So, Lori Alexander. With all due respect, fuck your standards.
We all know makeup isn’t necessary, and it’s not needed for survival, but it is SO much more than just makeup to the women receiving these products.
They drive to work, even when they feel like oversleeping. They smile, even when they feel like they are falling apart inside.
We grow into the kind of women who young girls can look up to and find hope in.