The insecurities, incentives, and impulses all parents must navigate as they engage with platforms have the ability to make otherwise mature adults act like teenagers. Writer and influencer Jordan Reid, also known as @ramshackleglam, laughed when I asked her about this, as if it were so self-evident it hardly bore discussing. “I mean, I’m 38 years old and I put sparkle filter on my face,” she says.
Sure do. Not super proud of it, but I sure do.
Click here to read one of the most interesting pieces I’ve ever had the privilege of being interviewed for, on Elle.com (it’s also in the hard copy of the May 2020 issue, if you prefer to go analog).