7 Beauty Habits That'll Ruin Your Career
Twirl your hair in the conference room? Wear a lot of perfume? Huge no-nos. See our list of the worst beauty habits that could hold you back at work
Too much or too little makeupThere is a fine line when it comes to office-appropriate makeup. You don't want to be completely fresh-faced, but you also don't want to look like a Fox News anchor, either.
The solution: Apply light layers and toned-down colors. "Stay away from bold, crazy colors and go with neutral shades," says Gault. Avoid false lashes, glittery makeup, and a smoky eye. Instead, opt for a monochromatic look, which is a safe way to ensure you look polished -- but not ready for happy hour. The one exception? A classic red statement lip, which experts agree can help you exude confidence.
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