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Jeanine Lobell Was Once Fired for Not Wearing Pantyhose

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Although she's a beauty-industry doyenne now, Stila founder Jeanine Lobell was once fired from her job at a Chanel makeup counter for - gasp! - not wearing pantyhose. She tells Into the Gloss that it was just an excuse, since the store manager had it out for her. Still, since some of us at Racked HQ were raised to never leave the house without pantyhose and others think they're a relic of a time best forgotten, we can't decide whether stockings should be standard or not.

Poll results

· The Professional: Jeanine Lobell, Makeup Artist [Into the Gloss]
· Are Nude Pantyhose Making a Comeback? [Racked]