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The Emotional Labor Union: Beauty

  • The Lemon Collective 3015 Georgia Avenue NW Washington, DC, 20001 United States (map)
You are your own standard of beauty.
— Nayyirah Waheed
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Beauty rituals are usually some combination of painful, costly and/or time-consuming; all the plucking and extracting and painting! Have you ever stopped in the middle of a beauty routine and thought, "Why do I do this to myself? Who am I trying to please?" Ever thought about what you would do with all that free time if you stopped?

Join the ELU on Monday 11/20 to discuss everything beauty-related and how that aligns with (or juxtaposes) your feminist beliefs.

As always there will be wine, snacks and excellent, thought-provoking conversation with very thoughtful ladies. We welcome everyone who identifies as female. Hope to see you there as we build our community and find common ground!