Getting what you want out of life
Most of us want to begin every day feeling, as the French would say, “se sentir bien dans son peau”: to feel good in our skin. Sometimes, as the day goes on, this feeling can be hard to hold on to.
Considerable public attention is given to the notion of being outwardly ‘attractive’ in our dress, hairstyle and size. The tabloids at the local store all feature cover art that promotes a standardized version of attractiveness: young, slender and blond, suggesting that aging is unattractive.