Mary Kay Inc’s god (Part 2)

Written by The Scribbler The continuation of how Mary Kay Inc.’s god is nothing but a cheap imitation, just like their prizes. 3. Corporate’s god thinks manipulation is awesome. Two points from your upline drive home this point like no other: The first is a suggestion on how to counteract …

Mary Kay and Cult Thinking (Part 3)

How cults exercise control over the way their members think… and how Mary Kay might be similar. Cult expert Steven Hassan, author of Combating Cult Mind Control, provides lots of information about cults. He is a former cult member as well as a certified counselor. Cults exercise four distinct types …

Comparing Mary Kay to a Cult (Part 2)

This part of the series compares Mary Kay to cults with a Cult Checklist from the International Cultic Studies Association. Does Mary Kay fit the bill? “The following list of social-structural, social-psychological, and interpersonal behavioral patterns commonly found in cultic environments may be helpful in assessing a particular group or …

Mary Kay and Cults (Part 1)

Mary Kay has often been described as a cult, or as having cult-like characteristics. This is the first of a 3 part series exploring the cult issue. Is Mary Kay a cult? No. Does it have many things in common with cults? Yes! The fact that Mary Kay Inc. is …

Show Me the Balance in Mary Kay

Written by PinkBeefs If Mary Kay Cosmetics says “faith” is supposed to come first, why are so many other things put first? I cried, “Grace,” to the mountain. I cried, “Grace,” to what stood in front of me. I cried, “Grace,” to the mountain. So, Lord, how come this mountain …