10 Job Interview Beauty Tips

Landing a job these days is more competitive than ever – so don't let questionable beauty choices lower your chances of acing your interview! As a general rule, it's a great idea to dial down your everyday look just a bit. Try classic, sophisticated makeup and hairstyles instead of overtly sexy, aggressively trendy or bordering-on-gauche looks. (Tacky chic nails are cute for girls' night out — not so much when trying to charm a Deutsche Bank exec.). Here, our top ten tips for looking your professional best on the interview.

By Tia Williams

August 8, 2012 6:30 PM
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Big hair is way too va-va-voom for a job interview. You want to be taken seriously, not asked out for happy hour. Keep it classy by sweeping your strands back in a low ponytail or high topknot. To keep flyaways at bay, spritz on Living Proof Flexible Hold Hairspray ($14) — it keeps your 'do in place without creating flakes or weird stiffness.

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