A Reason To Smile

This post has been sponsored by Smile Brilliant all opinions are my own.

Those who know me well, know that I have mastered “the smirk”. Please tell me you know what the smirk is?! You know, that quirky half smile where you want to imply that you’re happy but heaven forbid you actually show your teeth. So you force things, trying to look as natural as you possibly can, widen your eyes a bit, and tilt your head ever so slightly. 

I suppose there are dozens of reasons for people to smirk but mine came down to the fact that I was lacking confidence. I didn’t want to show my teeth. Why? It all happened when I saw a photo of myself smiling and I thought is THAT what MY teeth really look like? They were so far from the pearly whites that I wanted. I tried to change things but no matter how much I scrubbed them with whitening toothpastes I just didn’t get the results I was hoping for. So I gave up smiling and trademarked “the smirk” as mine.

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