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At what age should girls start wearing make up?

My SD will be 12 in a month. I think she is too young to where eye liner and full make-up. And I mean all the time, including school.

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Asked by JOJO32202 at 3:57 PM on Nov. 9, 2010 in Parenting Debate

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  • 15

    Answer by kiansmom0423 at 3:58 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • I wasn't allowed to until 15. That sounds about right to me.

    Answer by arenad at 3:58 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • i started at 5 but that is because i did cheerleading and stuff like that i didnt wear it all the time but it was fun to dress up and do makeup

    Answer by shannonsmom555 at 3:59 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • sophomore year in HS.

    Answer by ObbyDobbie at 3:59 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • Fourteen

    Answer by missmoma73 at 4:00 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • 15 or 16

    Answer by bellsandheels at 4:01 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • I'm a professional makeup artist and we offer parties to teen and pre-teen girls where we educated them on how to wear makeup appropriately for their age. I've done parties for 12 year olds before and teach them it's about enhacing, not over doing. However, the most common age for the parties is 14.

    Answer by CJM_SHM at 4:08 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • Sorry for the spelling errors :(

    Answer by CJM_SHM at 4:09 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • 16

    Answer by mommy_of_two388 at 4:14 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

  • My DD was 12 yrs old / 7th grade when I started letting her wear eye liner & shadow but that's it...

    Answer by monshine2 at 4:34 PM on Nov. 9, 2010

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