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Makeovers Revealed: Alvia Thomas

Alvia Thomas, winner of our Switch Your Luck makeover, is wearing: jacket, $168; blouse, $54; sweater, $124; leggings, $68 all available from Six Sisters. Alvia Thomas, 32, has learned how to stay optimistic when misfortune strikes. In June 2019, Alvia’s car was...

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Makeovers Revealed: Tina Berry

Tina, the winner of our Encourager makeover is wearing: poncho, $1,145; turtleneck, $820; pants, $398 from Rodes for Her. Tina's before photo at J Michael's Salon and Spa.Tina Berry, 48, doesn’t mind sharing her time with others — all while being...

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Makeovers Revealed: Bhavana Barde

Bhavana, the winner of our Hot Stove Hottie makeover, is wearing: Dress, $375 from Rodes for Her.     Preparing a hearty meal for family and friends is a cinch for Bhavana Barde, who opened her own catering company called Super Food Veda in 2011. A native of...

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Nature is All She Needs

When Joy Fitgerald, 72, agreed to meet me at a lavish Simpsonville farmhouse, complete with a motorized iron gate, circular driveway, outdoor pool and kitchen, firepits, a pristine pond, and a bucolic horse barn, she immediately shooed away the fanfare. “This is not...

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Speaking Out and Looking Good

Little did Cara Silletto know that singing Motown songs in her family band at age 7 would help prepare her for a career as a professional speaker on workforce solutions, especially employee retention. “For me the professional speaker world is the perfect blend of...

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