Friday, July 14, 2017

Man Claims He Was Discriminated Against At Work For Wearing Makeup - HUFFINGTONPOST

by Ellen Wallwork 
Originally published: July 12, 2017

A male shop-worker has claimed he has faced discrimination at work for wearing makeup.

Scott Ayton-Laplanche stated that a manger asked him to remove his makeup - despite his workplace not having a no-makeup policy.

“I was quite shocked,” Ayton-Laplanche wrote on Facebook, alongside a photo showing the beauty look he’d been wearing that day. “After I refused.

“I’m getting told to tone it down? Excuse me? Tone it down? You can’t tone down a masterpiece."