“Yi! I just found out my ex-wife is allowing our 7 year-old daughter to wear makeup to school this year. I think Macy is too young for makeup. My ex says it's a 'must have' to compliment her outfits. I think allowing our daughter to wear makeup may attract pervs and unwanted attention. Should 7 year-olds be wearing full makeup?”
Slacker doesn’t think the 7 year old will be taunting men by wearing makeup because since she’s so young the amount of makeup is most likely not too visible. On the other hand, these two are trying to co-parent and the father could simply be bitter and unhappy and this problem is simply something mundane that he’s blowing up.
What advice do you have?
I think she’s way too young. 7 year olds do not have “must have” accessories to match their fashion trends… she’s 7. I didn’t even start wearing minimal makeup until the end of my freshman year of high school. There’s no need for this young girl to begin wearing makeup in the