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73-Year-Old Woman Takes Off Her Makeup And Her Wig In Public For The First Time In 50 Years!

Date October 6, 2018

Women put a lot of emphasis on the appearance. They invest a lot of money and effort to look stunning, feeling like they have to be perfect in any situation. However, natural beauty is a priceless gift, which more women should feel confident enough to show the world. One lady finally decided to step out of the shadow of her mask, setting a brave example to others.

Revealing her true self for the first time in 50 years

For over 42 years of marriage, Joann Hopkins hid her natural beauty behind makeup and wigs. Like many women, she felt insecure about showing her bare skin to her husband and even slept with the makeup on.

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Joann recalls that her husband has seen her once or twice without makeup, which is completely shocking!

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The 73-year-old woman took off her wig and makeup in public for the first time in five decades, and she felt incredibly liberated.

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She revealed her grey hair and bare skin, but our attention was focused on her stunning and dazzling smile.

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Isn't she absolutely beautiful without makeup? We certainly think so!

Check out Joann's full journey to her new self in a video below.

Chemicals in makeup products may cause premature aging

Many women love makeup, but sometimes, it can play a mean trick on ladies. Some ingredients in beauty products can negatively affect your skin. If you see any of the following on the packaging, it's best to avoid them:

  1. Sulfates (such as sodium laureth sulfate and sodium lauryl sulfate).
  2. Specific alcohols (SD alcohol, methanol, benzyl alcohol, and ethanol).
  3. Ethanolamine compounds (triethanolamine, diethanolamine, MEA, DEA, and TEA).
  4. Mineral oil.

READ ALSO: Be Careful: Beauty Products That Contain These 5 Ingredients Can Cause Premature Skin Aging!

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How to look great without any beauty products

You don't necessarily need makeup to look your best. Take note of some crucial tips that can make you look radiant every day without any beauty products:

  1. ​​​​​​Get enough sleep.
  2. Exercise.
  3. Pat your skin dry, don't rub it.
  4. Moisturize your skin.
  5. Invest in a humidifier.

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Stay beautiful and natural, ladies!

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