• I Got Botox - & Now I Feel Like A Bad Feminist

    4 days ago - By Refinery29

    It cost a horrible amount of money. $485. It was what they call "Baby Botox." If the name was meant to alleviate concern that I'd leave the room corpse-stiff, then it worked. Just a pinch of Baby Botox, what could possibly go wrong? Nothing actually. Everything I'd panicked about pre-Botox - facial paralysis, not being able to show surprise, my friends turning on me because I looked like Stepford wife - well, none of that happened. But what I hadn't prepared myself for was The Botox Guilt. Before the needles, I'd gone through a period of self-love. I'd stopped wearing makeup, which...
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