Beauty News, Beauty Theories, Uncategorized, Weekly Essentials

What Do Beauty & Cannibalism Have in Common?

0 Comments 22 November 2015

The title isn’t a tease.  I’m going to give you the answer but I need to back track a bit. Beauty can now be judged by artificial intelligence.  Yep, there is going to be a beauty contest using robots to judge people’s appearances.  The reason for the new type of contest?  According the recent article about […]

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Beauty News, Beauty Theories, Uncategorized, Weekly Essentials

“Things of Beauty Affirm Our Power to Change the World for the Better,” Roger Scruton: Why Beauty Matters Now More Than Ever

1 Comment 15 November 2015

I have to admit I had a hard time thinking of what to write for today’s post.  After the tremendous horror of this past Friday night in Paris, I did not now how to respond.  All of the beauty stories that filled my feed seemed trivial compared to these events.  How could I write about a recent […]

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Pic of the Week, Weekend Observations, Weekly Essentials

When the Seemingly Ugly Is Very Beautiful

1 Comment 08 November 2015

Imagine this: you walk to work surrounded by cranes in the sky, trucks roaring beside you, cars impatiently waiting at a tense standstill as heavy mobile cement mixers drive against the traffic.  Then imagine having to take walking detours as men in hard hats motion you to get out-of-the-way of a huge load of metal rods that are […]

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A Cultural Perspective, Beauty News

It’s What You Do, Not What You Say

0 Comments 01 November 2015

Growing up, we are all taught that actions speak louder than words.  Working in an engineering-based company reinforces this thinking for me.  It’s what you make that matters.  And in my role, in particular, I see this truth played out time and time again.  I investigate human beings.  Why? Because the inventions we create for brands […]

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Beauty News, Beauty Theories

How Beauty Truly Connects You to Yourself

0 Comments 25 October 2015

When I looked at my feed today, a few different sources mentioned this study.  What am I referring to?  A recent study commissioned by Revlon and conducted by Fordham University about the effect of beauty rituals on people’s relationships. The study asked women to spend 7 days employing a number beauty techniques and spending more overall time […]

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