Mahrukh Imtiaz

EP004: How to get past “this is NOT GOOD ENOUGH” with Maryam Fazal

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“I am a work in progress but that does not mean that I am not happy with what I do. I am very proud of the content I put out there because I know how much work I put in it. I won’t let one bad video dictate my happiness.”

Maryam Fazal

#004 – In this episode, Maryam and I discuss how we can keep ourselves motivated when the views are low. We talk through how to stay active on social media, the importance of asking the right people for feedback and how confidence comes from doing.

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Highlights from this episode: 

[2:31] Maryam: I was always very interested in makeup but I wasn’t very good at it
[5:10] Dealing with doubts
[7:00] Maryam: I realized that equipment was not the only thing I needed
[7:45] How to get past self-criticism
[8:30] I am a work in progress
[10:56] Keeping yourself motivated when the views are low
[15:16] How to take yourself to the new level
[19:21] Things you don’t like about being a make-up content creator
[24:01] Asking feedback from the right people

Connect with Maryam: 

A bit about Maryam:

Maryam’s blog has been featured on Sephora TWICE. Maryam runs a make up page on Instagram on the side, she is a full time marketing professional! And she is currently in the process of launching her own fake eye lashes company – Lashier.

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