I hate dating. And because I didn't marry my chem lab partner from college like I should have, I am now required to keep a folder full of hot date hairstyle inspirations and care about the 7 flaws my date will supposedly notice about me. I've even resorted to taking beauty tips from a man in order to keep the phone ringing. They've actually proven to be more useful than most of the advice my girlfriends have given me.Go figure.But despite how tedious or terrifying dating might be, I know that first impressions are important. Sure, men need to like your personality and all, but in order to do so, they can't be distracted by an Oompa Loompa orange tan or greasy roots (see best and worst dry shampoos here). So when dating gurus Janice MacLeod and Marni Kamins, authors of "The Dating Repair Kit" and "The Breakup Repair Kit," offered me some expert dos and don'ts for dating, I was interested to find out if I was making any deal-breaking mistakes.
Here's what they had to say:Read More »from Are You Guilty of Committing These Date Night Beauty Blunders?