selfies
You know that thing where you write a word so many times it starts to lose all meaning? I'm doing that with "selfie" right now.
in

Nov 22, 2013 at 11:00am | 569 comments

open thread
Speaking for myself? I am totally into my tooth gap. My moles and other skin stuff, hell no.
in

Jul 16, 2013 at 3:00pm | 479 comments

vanity
selfies
Most of the time, I post a selfie because I think I look pretty -- today/in this light/in this lipstick/in this outfit.
in

Mar 5, 2013 at 4:05pm | 218 comments

makeup
The study suggests that the time spent applying make-up is a waste of time. One that should be culled in order to spend more time doing other, more worthwhile activities, like, I don't know, fellating your partner more regularly or learning how to make soda bread.
vanity
What's laughable is the fact that I was so worried about people judging me as vain was a vanity in itself.
in

Dec 19, 2013 at 1:00pm | 135 comments

grey hair
The inner struggle over to dye or not to dye.
in

Nov 21, 2013 at 6:00pm | 132 comments

friendship
The "selfie generation" -- supposedly vain, narcissistic and driven solely by instant gratification -- is actually very considerate when it comes to other people's insecurities, especially when it comes to posting photos online.
selfies
Being forced to take pictures of myself constantly started to breed more self-confidence, and looking at those pictures, I stopped seeing the things I used to see that I hated.
beauty
I choose to believe the good mirrors and reject the bad, even though I’m sure the truth about my appearance lies somewhere in the middle.
mirror fast
One of the things I learned? It's really hard to avoid catching your reflection in random surfaces in various places (whoops).