Teri says she took a hot bath after a day of photo shoots and wrapped herself in a warm towel. With wet hair and a face free of makeup, Teri shot photos of herself and posted them on Facebook to start a discussion about what beauty is. "I just sort of thought, like: 'Is [a photo shoot] the truth? Is this the truth?'" she says. "What are we [as women] telling each other? What are we trying to be?'"
Watch what it takes to get Teri camera-ready.
Overnight, the pictures of the faces Teri made to accentuate her wrinkles were plastered across social media sites and news channels. "I had no kind of premeditated goal of it becoming this giant thing," she says. "In hindsight, I feel like clearly there's a conversation that needs to be had."
Published on September 30, 2010