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Celebrate What You Have
"I was an insecure teenager: overweight, braces, freckles. My grandmother Jean pulled me aside one day and said, 'You only have one life--don't waste it worrying over what you don't like about yourself. Celebrate what you have that is beautiful.' Every time I get down on myself, her words come flooding back to me, crystal clear."
--Carmindy, makeup artist
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"'Own what you are.' I am very petite, but my dad taught me that standing tall, with confidence, is beautiful. With his wise words in my head, sometimes I even feel 5'4"."
--5'1.5"-tall Boston dermatologist Ranella Hirsch, MD
Give Your Neck Some TLC
"A woman at a cosmetics counter told me in my teens: 'Every treatment you do to your face, do to your neck as well.' Great advice.Read More »from "The Best Beauty Advice I Ever Got"