Peace activist Jody Weiss is attempting to build a bridge between women and children in a land of plenty and those whose lives are mired in poverty and oppression. And she’s doing it one lipstick and nail polish at a time.
The founder of Peacekeeper Cause-metics, Weiss, 50, has found cosmetics to be surprisingly potent weapons in her social justice arsenal. They’re also helping her to battle demons from her own past. In short, she’s found ways to use cosmetics for higher purposes than ornamentation of the body.