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How do you go about making yourself look older? I’m 27, but look more like I’m 21, and I feel like my appearance and higher pitch voice are undermining my credibility in front of hiring managers

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Or you can pull an Elizabeth Holmes and fake a deep voice. Jk don’t do that

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1️⃣- Dress more conservatively in neutral colors (well tailored > figure hugging) 2️⃣- Conservative hairstyles (practice your bun/low ponytail game) 3️⃣- Go easy on the makeup, opt for a “no make-up” look 4️⃣- Classic jewelry pieces If all else fails, draw on some eye wrinkles 🤫😂

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Glasses. something a little edgier and funky

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Same here. I just have a young looking face. I accept it now, show out at work, and look forward to looking 35 when I’m 50 🤷🏼‍♀️

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it’s a wonderful place to be

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