Natural Video

Stable, tenacious and unpretentious, the Natural is often considered a loyal and faithful friend. The Natural clothing personality (which I call the Casual Beauty) is like a wild flower. Her unpretentious beauty is simple and inviting. Unless she has a secondary style, this girl is tall and has a broad frame and facial features. She is friendly and athletic and tends to … Continue reading Natural Video

Natural – the Casual Beauty

Some women are simply laid back and casual; calm, cool and collected in nature. Those with the Natural clothing personality are athletic and nature-oriented and tend to be comfortable with themselves. She is like a wild flower, strong, sturdy and able to endure most environments; she has little need of care and attention. The Natural’s … Continue reading Natural – the Casual Beauty

You Know Your a Natural Beauty if…

Character: The Natural woman is the epitome of casual beauty; she is a sporty, outdoors kind of gal who makes others comfortable around her, because she is comfortable with herself. She is like a wild flower, this style of beauty is simple and playful. The Natural’s bright cheer brings life to any occasion, making a … Continue reading You Know Your a Natural Beauty if…

Realistic Faith, Naturally

It seems that most Naturals have a lot of faith. They are simple, realistic people, but they tend to lean toward optimism no matter how bad life can be. When Abigail encouraged the king to stay his course; she didn’t panic and plead with him for favor and forgiveness. She remained calm, cool and collected … Continue reading Realistic Faith, Naturally

Biblical Beauty, Naturally

Maybe it’s the mother in me, but since I’ve spent so much time blogging about the Gamine as I shared the story of Eve’s supreme makeover I feel as though it is only fair to blog about the other Img.IDs. Let’s spend some time on the Natural. The Natural woman is the epitome of casual … Continue reading Biblical Beauty, Naturally

Natural

Characteristics: Casual, unpretentious. Conservative, practical, reliable, dependable, responsible loyal; usually well loved. Often thinks beauty and fashion is nonsense. The Casual Beauty  (sporty, casual, or “country”) Natural’s Motto: Keep it simple. Less is more. Wardrobe: sporty, simple comfortable Hair: low-maintenance, informal Priority: comfort! Focus on: texture, simplicity Less detail is more appealing on you. Caution: Naturals can become … Continue reading Natural

The Sporty Natural

The Natural is a strong, sturdy woman who is casual by nature, and typically unconcerned with fashion. She is the hardworking gal who is dependable, loyal and supportive. Most people are comfortable around her, because she is comfortable with herself.  I like to relate this Image Identity (Img.ID) to the Daisy, which has a rustic and … Continue reading The Sporty Natural

The Best Solution to Discrimination

Racial discrimination is a serious problem, but prejudice isn’t limited to color or culture. People always “judge a book by its cover,” this is a fact of life. If we are honest, we all make visual assessments and prideful assumptions based on personal experiences and preferences all the time. We choose our communities, caretakers or … Continue reading The Best Solution to Discrimination

Discover Personal Branding–Like Susan Boyle

More than 4,500 athletes, the Queen of England and 40,000 fans will all gather for tonight’s opening ceremony of the 20th Commonwealth Games in Glasgow city’s Celtic Park where Britain’s Got Talent‘s Susan Boyle will be one of the performers. NOTE: this blog originally posted July 23, 2014 Remember when Susan’s audition shocked the world … Continue reading Discover Personal Branding–Like Susan Boyle

The Most Common Question

The Covid-19 stay-at-home-order has put us all in casual dress mode. I can’t remember the last time I dressed up–even our Easter photo opt. proved to be casual (at least from the waist down!).  My daughter didn’t even have dress shoes since she left college during her spring break, unprepared to come home for the … Continue reading The Most Common Question

3 Tips for Handling Stay at Home Stress

When I’m stressed,  I shut down and shut up. The term tongue-tied may mean one thing to you, but to me, it is a perfect metaphor for how I feel when I am hurting. Even when I want to talk, the words are held captive. It doesn’t matter how quiet I am, however, my body language … Continue reading 3 Tips for Handling Stay at Home Stress

3 Tips for Doing Hair at Home (or Not)

Just before the Covid19 social distancing order, I had gone on a self-care kick. It seemed that the stressful situations my family was facing were over and a spa day would help relieve the tension I was still carrying. Who would have thought that this stay at home order would last more than two weeks? … Continue reading 3 Tips for Doing Hair at Home (or Not)