People will stand in line to tell you why something isn’t about you.
That’s a solid argument in many situations. Like in the cockpit, or the operating room. But I’m not saving lives, or building rockets. It’s simple, really. When it comes to executive portraits, it really is all about you.
The test is when your friends and family see the photos. Do they see your personality, or wonder what you were thinking. If you’ve trusted the right people, it’s the former rather than the latter.
And, yes. That rash does need attention.