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  • Mary Kay Makeover - Dallas Edition

    If you were planning to do a makeover, what supplies would you gather? Most likely, your supply list wouldn't include 100 trash bags, 56 gallons of paint, 120 paint brushes, 10 bags of soil and 192 flowers. Well those are exactly what we used when more than 150 volunteers came together for a Mary...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by admin on 09-26-2013
    tagged: Mary Kay, go-give spirit, Global Month of Service, Pink Changing Lives, Dallas, One Woman Can, 50th Anniversary, Positive Community Impact, CSR, Inner Beauty, makeover, Habitat for Humanity, corporate social responsibility, volunteerism, Community Service, City of Dallas, painting
  • Beauty has no Boundaries

    Like many little girls, I remember being fascinated by the world of fashion, modeling, and beauty pageants. Recently, I had the unique opportunity to learn more about the Miss America organization and their four pillars: scholarship, style, success, and service. More importantly, I became familiar with...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by kmcafee on 01-28-2013
    tagged: Mary Kay, Sheryl Adkins-Green, Positive Community Impact, Inner Beauty, autism, Miss America, Allyn Rose, Asperger’s syndrome, Alexis Wineman
  • Serving others

    Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. once said, "Life's most persistent and urgent question is: 'What are you doing for others?'" Growing up in Atlanta in the 60s, the work of Dr. King was a daily discussion in the news, in homes, at work and in places of worship. As a proud native...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by kmcafee on 01-21-2013
    tagged: Positive Community Impact, Inner Beauty
  • Rio 2016?

    How cool is this? I've always wanted to meet an Olympic gymnast - or, truth be told, wanted to be an Olympic gymnast - and it finally happened. I met gold-medal gymnast Jordyn Wieber! Jordyn partnered with Mary Kay to help spread our message of domestic violence prevention. Mary Kay is the lead sponsor...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by kmcafee on 01-14-2013
    tagged: Mary Kay, Teen Dating Abuse Prevention, Don't Look Away, Positive Community Impact, Outer Beauty, Jordyn Wieber
  • Happy Thanksgiving

    All of us at Mary Kay hold Thanksgiving in a special place in our hearts. Thanksgiving was our beloved Mary Kay Ash’s favorite holiday. She once said, “Every day is Thanksgiving Day here at Mary Kay. We have so many past blessings to be grateful for, present achievements to be happy about...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by kmcafee on 11-21-2012
    tagged: Thanksgiving, David Holl, Positive Community Impact, Irresistible Products, Rewarding Opportunity, Inner Beauty
  • Don’t Look Away From Domestic Violence and Dating Abuse

    Yesterday was the last day of Domestic Violence Awareness month. While the issue garnered some media attention, the news was largely focused on specific incidents of the worst cases – murders – and of course, celebrity. Every November 1, after Domestic Violence Awareness month ends, I wonder...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by kmcafee on 11-01-2012
    tagged: Mary Kay Ash, Domestic Violence Prevention, Don't Look Away, Dating Abuse Prevention, Positive Community Impact, Inner Beauty
  • One Woman Can…make you believe in the tooth fairy

    After a 12-year-old Maryland boy died because an untreated tooth infection spread to his brain, Dr. Belinda Carver-Taylor made three decisions. First, she decided that a child shouldn’t suffer because of a lack of dental care. Second, she decided that something had to be done. Finally, and most...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by kmcafee on 10-29-2012
    tagged: One Woman Can, 50th Anniversary, Positive Community Impact, Inner Beauty
  • 8th Annual MK5K

    Hundreds of runners laced up their running shoes and hit the pavement last week to help support The Mary Kay Foundation’s 8th annual MK5K One Mile Fun Run. The event benefits the Foundation and supports its mission of funding research of cancers affecting women and helping prevent domestic violence...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by kmcafee on 10-11-2012
    tagged: The Mary Kay Foundation, Positive Community Impact, Inner Beauty
  • The Mary Kay Foundation 2012 Shelter Grants

    In recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month in October, The Mary Kay Foundation awarded $3 million in grants to 150 domestic violence shelters in all 50 states. Each shelter received a $20,000 grant to maintain critical services and programs for women and children who are survivors of domestic...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by kmcafee on 10-08-2012
    tagged: Mary Kay, Domestic Violence Prevention, The Mary Kay Foundation, women's shelters, Positive Community Impact, Inner Beauty
  • Don’t Look Away

    Teenagers and young people communicate via text more than any other group. To help provide resources to Millennials and Gen Y, Mary Kay partnered with loveisrespect and is the lead sponsor of the nation’s first text helpline for teens and young women. The texting program is a safe, anonymous resource...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by kmcafee on 10-01-2012
    tagged: Teen Dating Abuse Prevention, Don't Look Away, Positive Community Impact, Inner Beauty
  • 49 and looking good...actually, looking great!

    Happy Anniversary Mary Kay! It started with one woman’s dream and this week we proudly celebrate 49 years of innovative skin care, captivating color, and the opportunity to enrich lives around the world—and you’ve helped make this milestone possible. Thank you to our fabulous Independent...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by kmcafee on 09-13-2012
    tagged: Mary Kay, Beauty, Positive Community Impact, Irresistible Products, Rewarding Opportunity, Managing Editor Kathrina McAfee
  • Thanks A Million

    We did it! We reached 1 Million Fans for our Facebook fan page!! The U.S. Mary Kay Facebook page now has more than 1 million fans who have “liked” the page. Fans include Independent Beauty Consultants, employees, brand lovers and others. We all know that Mary Kay was one of the original social...
    Posted to Mary Kay Blog: Beauty That Counts by kmcafee on 07-23-2012
    tagged: Facebook, Positive Community Impact, Irresistible Products, Rewarding Opportunity