Life’s Balance Regained
From a very early age, Iris Hopgood knew she wanted to be a professional makeup artist. But first she had to overcome some major obstacles.
“Our society is beauty driven and my mission is to find that beauty and bring it out in everybody,” she said with a smile. “My mother was my main influence. No matter what she was doing or what was going on, she was dressed up. And she made sure we (Iris and siblings) were all well-groomed before we left the house. If we didn’t meet Mother’s standards, we had to turn around and try again!”