Why are some men now falling for the hype and suffering from the same vanity?
I assume it's because (they) think they look better with it on than without it. :-)
So they are not sure that they will look better with it. They just do it because they were made to think they look better with it?
I also believe wearing make-up is seen by many little girls as a "passage to womanhood" as well. The same goes for wearing high heels, nail polish, lipstick, and pierced earrings. Pre-teen and teenage girls view these things as being an adult woman.
"Lipstick, powder and a little bit of paint make a girl look what she jolly well ain't."
Because we don't want to scare most people away. Have you seen some women with their make-up? It's extremely frightening. Just a little goes a long way. More is always too much.
So women, during the non-make up era were scaring other people then? I agree with you though - unprofessionally done and too much of it makes women really look frightening!
When has there ever been a non-make up era? Even Egyptians with the pyramids wore make up and gave great care about their body scents.
They must think it makes them look better. Personally, I have never been big on makeup. A little bit is fine, but too much just makes a woman look like a painted up clown! Let people see you, not a painted face!
Do they really look better with it? I think, they don't look better. They just look 'different'.
I agree....I have heard that most guys prefer a lady without makeup! Ladies did you hear that? ;-) All that makeup may be turning him away, not attracting him to you! Just sayin'........
Ah, because if women wear make-up to attract men's attention then isn't it deceitful-masking your real look? Not a good idea, is it?
To look prettier! Gosh if I went out 'makeup free' during the day I would feel very pale and sickly looking.
I can only answer for myself and I choose to wear makeup because I like it! It's like art- the face is the canvas and makeup provides the color palette. Even the ancient Egyptians used the mineral kohl to line their eyes and enhance their looks. I believe to each his/her own. If a person doesn't like makeup then they shouldn't feel pressured to wear it, and if a person does like it they shouldn't be criticized for wearing it.
To feel better about themselves and for others to feel better about them
by Eranofu 7 years ago
Why do you wear make up?I have a question for ladies here. Do you wear make up? Why do you wear make up or why do you choose not to wear make up?
by Cloverleaf 8 years ago
Should women wear no makeup, a little makeup or lots of makeup?
by fun2hub 9 years ago
Why is wearing a bra important?What's the reason for anyone avoiding it?
by Faith Reaper 4 years ago
What shade of lipstick do you believe is the most flattering on women?Of course, when one is wearing red, one cannot wear pink, but in general, what shade of lipstick do you believe is most flattering to the majority of women?
by Laura Schneider 5 years ago
Do you wear makeup to work? Why/why not?
by babaroo 6 years ago
are more women attracted to men who wear lingerie now ? how can we gain better acceptance ?......thank you for your writing on this subject , Hope. where can a guy find a lady who thinks men in lingerie are sexy ? It is good to know you are out there .
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