Musician, Alicia Keys started a firestorm this summer when she stopped wearing makeup and began appearing in public completely fresh-faced. Alicia Keys made a powerful statement that wearing makeup made her feel like she was covering up or hiding her true self. Alicia is tired of being a chameleon just to fit into what is expected of her.
I felt powerful because my initial intentions realized themselves. My desire to listen to myself, to tear down the walls I built over all those years, to be full of purpose, and to be myself!