Essay about Life is Glamorous

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“Life Is Glamorous”

     Whether you wander down random roads or plan precise paths, the exciting journey we call life involves many choices. The decisions we make on a day-to-day basis affect everything. Questions such as, “What should I wear today?” or “Should I really be eating this?” are asked by many people everyday. Sure, a simple beauty magazine could probably answer both questions in one article, but in order to live a happy, healthy life there are more important questions to be resolved. Glamour magazine answers every question, and includes unique highlights. Because of its superiority in the periodical market, Glamour has won over 75 editorial awards since 1990 (PRNewire 2). Much of this is due to
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Another trend that is on the rise and doesn’t seem to be declining in interest is surgical enhancement. A study done in 2001 revealed that the amount of people getting liposuction increased by 313 percent between 1992 and 2001 (Ostrow 7). Because cosmetic surgery can produce varying results, it is very important to have all of the latest facts on new procedures. One article in the March 2005 issue titled “Permanent Makeover: Sexy or Scary?” talks about cosmetic tattooing or permanent makeup. In the article, Christine Lennon, a writer for the Glamour magazine, gives details as to exactly how the procedure works and the multiple outcomes individuals have had in the past. Although this article may have dissuaded me from ever embarking on such adventures, in no way does Glamour attempt to deter or even persuade an individual to receive surgical enhancements. The editors just want every reader to be informed when making decisions on such serious topics.
As a more natural option, included in every issue is a glamour makeover story. This shows the step-by-step process by which any woman can be beautiful with the face they were born with. When you accept the way you were born, and can then also find beauty in it, you have achieved a state of high self-esteem most women never reach. Glamour magazine helps to make that dream possible by featuring imperfect women in this makeover section. They show

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