Accessories, accessories, accessories…too many to choose from. But there’s one accessory I’d never dream of leaving home without. It’s not a handbag, lipstick, or high heels. Nor is it expensive. In fact, the most valuable accessory I own doesn’t cost a dime.
You’ve figured it out…It’s a SMILE!
Let’s face it, you can put on the chicest, most elegant, most expensive, outfit in the world, but if you don’t have a smile to go with it, what’s the point?
On the other hand–you’ll find–if you add a smile, it will enhance absolutely anything else you put on.
Smiling is a choice. And it takes effort (using over 15 facial muscles). For some, smiling doesn’t come naturally.
“When someone smiles at you, how does it make you feel?”
In Quintessential Style, we say: Dressing is all about nonverbal communication. So is smiling! A happy expression speaks volumes without us ever uttering a word. It is positive validation that crosses every age and language barrier.
What are you communicating with your smile (or lack of one)?
As Marilyn Monroe said:
But, I’d rather look at it this way: