Bayarjargal Togmid, a manicurist and eyelash stylist, applies a base coat to Namuunaa Delgerkhishig’s nails at a salon in Erdenet, Orkhon province, Mongolia. “Women become happiest when they visit and leave a beauty salon,” Bayarjargal says. “I try my best to work from the deepest of my heart to fully satisfy and make every single woman happy when they come to me for eyelash styling and manicures.”
Naransolongo Ganbat, left, 7, and Tseveenzodov Sodnomdorj, 6, read at a book fair in Murun, Khuvsgul province, Mongolia. Naransolongo, who reads aloud while her mother browses, says she likes fairy tales because her mother read them to her when she was little. “It is great that now I can read them by myself,” she says.
Emmanuel Teahulos, left, and Jorge Hernández discuss the day’s activities in sign language in Oaxaca de Juárez, Mexico. Hernández, who has taken sign language classes for a year and a half, hires and mentors people who are deaf so that they can start their own businesses in the future.