Surface. The skin’s surface memorializes a remarkable tale of our life’s adventures in laugh lines, worry lines, and a myriad of “imperfections.” Spending a week in Paris, a city where the surface, the presentation is everything, prompted some introspection.
In everything from food to fashion to architecture, the French care as much about the facade as the function. Grand on a scale beyond measure, the superficial assumes gigantic proportions. And yet, what I loved most about Paris was all that lay underneath. Subtle seasonings. A shower the size of a walk-in closet. The shape of things.
Life is more about what goes on at the cellular level than what we create as a portrait of ourselves on the surface. Keeping it basic. Sustaining health. Being real. That’s what I love about Posh. We talk a lot about “naked face” and achieving a healthy skin that speaks volumes about the state of the body underneath the surface.
Skincare is basic. Cellular. Healthy. Cosmetics are surface, illusory, presentation. The building blocks of healthy, glowing skin include a good facial cleanser, a weekly mask, and moisturizer appropriate for your type of skin. Drink lots of water. Apply sun block. Covering up my life’s journey is the farthest thing from my mind. Being healthy and being real epitomizes my life’s aspirations. Let’s talk…I’ve got you covered, in more ways than one. (See what I did there? LOL.)