Words of wisdom from Nietzsche, Lao-tzu, and other skin-care experts
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Women Outside, Fall 1998
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There was a day when a woman turned to the great philosophers to make sense of Life, Nature, the Cosmos, Combination Skin. Now she hardly has time, what with daily cleansing regimens, weekly deep-pore facial masks, and leave-in conditioners. Perhaps sensing this dilemma, Philosophy cosmetics company prints inspirational musings, penned by founder
Cristina Carlino, on its product packaging. Surely, you protest, this is but a pale cousin of the classics. Perhaps, perhaps not. Of the 10 quotes below, five are from the works of the masters; five are from Philosophy of Life, “an entire collection of philosophy writings from our bottles and jars.” See if you can match the saying to the source.