If “you” is either faux Julia —the sanctimonious, “serious” actress or the materialistic, superficial starlet—the answer is no.
Television, especially cable news, has a fatal weakness for the superficial and the shiny.
They let people into their lives and into their homes based on superficial factors.
We were huge fans of Strangers With Candy, but the character was written to be a little more flight attendant and superficial.
Newitz interviews a vast and eclectic swarm of scientists, but the results are often superficial.
Isnt this solution perhaps as superficial as the one first supposed?
I have only a vague and superficial knowledge of any science, you see.
A survey of the internal history; ingenious, but as superficial as the Observations sur les Grecs by the same author.
Even thus transient and superficial was his feeling, thought Hurlstone.
Such changes in the superficial parts of the globe, seemed to me unlikely to happen, if the earth were solid to the centre.
late 14c., in anatomical and mathematical uses, "of or relating to a surface," from Latin superficialis "of or pertaining to the surface," from superficies "surface," from super "above, over" (see super-) + facies "form, face" (see face (n.)). Meaning "not deep, without thorough understanding, cursory" (of perceptions, thoughts, etc.) first recorded early 15c. (implied in superficially "not thoroughly").
superficial su·per·fi·cial (sōō'pər-fĭsh'əl)
Of, affecting, or being on or near the surface.