Whether you just lost a big game, bombed a test at school, listened to a Whitney Houston song, or got really bad news while you were out, it still stinks. You’re upset to begin with, and then it starts: your eyes well up, your bottom lip begins to quiver. You take a deep breath to try to stop it, but to no avail: You’re bawling.
Crying in public sucks. A lot. It’s awkward, frustrating, and embarrassing. Your eyes get puffy, your makeup runs, and you feel like the whole world is in your business and thinks you’re some kind of nutter. Ugh, the worst!
Luckily, since everyone’s been there (seriously!), there are some tips and tricks to deal with losing your shiz in public. Now cheer up, buttercup!