Getting down and dirty with cleansers

When I was a teen, it was drilled in my head that clean skin was the answer to clear skin and no acne. Unfortunately, it’s not that simple. Hormones, oil levels and foods can also cause breakouts. As an adult, I still have breakouts. It really hasn’t gotten better, just different. I no longer get … More Getting down and dirty with cleansers

Music Monday: Scars to Your Beautiful

“Beauty goes deeper than the surface” “You’re beautiful just the way you are” “Your differences are your greatest strengths” “No better you, than the you that you are” “It only matters what I think.” “Often times, the world both directly and indirectly tells us that we should be happy with ourselves if we don’t fit certain beauty … More Music Monday: Scars to Your Beautiful

Wonderfully Made

This week seems to have a theme that I didn’t anticipate. Love yourself. Love others. Reminding yourself that you are worth it, pretty, deserving and amazing is of the utmost importance. It’s something we have to do every day. As women, we have to stop judging each other. We have to stop the inner dialogue … More Wonderfully Made

Ideals of beauty

After yesterday’s post, my friend N sent this quote to me.  How true would this be? I would bet we would have fewer girls, and boys, with body issues. When Ashley Graham made the issue of Sports Illustrated, people probably wouldn’t have batted an eyelash. Our movies, magazines and music videos would look different. More … More Ideals of beauty