The road to beauty
THEY CALL THEMSELVES L’équipée and they are ready to chase adventure wherever it calls. A group of motorcycling women from France, fresh from tackling the Himalayas on their bikes, took on the roads of South America on a different quest – in search roads of Minas Gerais and the Pantanal, the world’s largest tropical wetland area. Along the way they met all kinds of women and learned what beauty means in a country where caring for your appearance is a sign of respect: for yourself and for others.
It’s all about embracing imperfection,’ says journalist Louise Copacabana beach, where women of all body types happily director Cécile, 32, theatre technician Pauline, 26, surgeon