Beauty stuff (GTT)

Beauty secrets revealed! *snort*

  • Sexy bras! Sexy bras can do a lot for you. Not only do they make you feel beautiful, but they put those bad boys (or girls, as it were) exactly where they should be-picked up and perky! And men (and women!) love a sexy bra, even if it ends up on the bedroom floor in 4.2 seconds.
  • When I don't want my naturally curly fuzzy/clusterfuck hair, I use a Chi flat iron. I promise you it is worth the cost. I had a cheap one for awhile, and omg, it was so frustrating!
  • Closely related: Turn Up the Heat Protection Spray This stuff works great! A little goes a lonnnnng way. It smells like cotton candy, it makes my hair shiny, and it protects it from all that Chi heat. Suggestion: spray it on your hands and work it through your hair.
  • Beauty Snob-I might not be able to afford many (or any!) of the beauty ideas they discuss, but I love it anyway!
  • Sephora- I truly never thought I would be a beauty whore, but I love this place! I love trying new things, little samples, a shiny lip gloss, etc. The free samples & great deals help too.
  • White eyeliner-I use it in the corners of my eyes (outer and inner) and under my lower lashes. I smudge it with my finger. It helps me look a bit more ALIVE on those mornings after being up all night with the sassy girl.
  • MOISTURIZE! Once in the morning, and twice at night!
  • I don't ever fake bake my face. I use bronzer. I love this one and this one. They both look natural, feel light on my skin, and don't clog my pores.
  • All bullshit aside, here's a big one: Trying to accept myself just the way I am. Loving the skin I'm in, taking care of myself the best I can, and being comfortable with myself. It's HARD, don't get me wrong, and I will be the first person to list the things I want to change on my body (jelly belly, waistline, shitty skin on face), but every day, I work at looking at the positives (eyes, smile(NOT teeth), boobs *rolls eyes*), and accentuating those things.
And....there's my useless post for the day. ;)


Dee said...

I'm on my second Chi iron and I'll never use any other kind! The second one I got on Ebay so it wasn't as expensive as the first one! (It was brand new and still in the box of course!)

MommyGeek said...

I love these tips. And now I have something to put on my wish list ;-)

Chibi Jeebs said...

Dude! Thanks for the link to Beauty Snob - already found two things I neeeeed. hehe

TUWABVB said...

I agree with you on the not-cheap flat iro - although I got a Croc as suggested by my stylist and love it (it's wet/dry and got in Overstock.com). Also, I want to smell like cotton candy!

Anonymous said...

Sephora overwhelms me. There is too much to look at and see and touch. I have no idea where to start. I let someone talk me into buying lip plumper. Lip plumper. I'm bah-lack! Why the eff would I need my lips any bigger?

Chris said...

I bought the cheap flat iron and have already abandoned it. Sigh. Why didn't I listen?

As for the last item, well, I hope to one day get to where you are with regard to self-acceptance. Most days, I feel so far away from that point.

Al_Pal said...

Self-acceptance is way hot, for sure. & *hugs* for the aspects that aren't as well-loved.

PS my word is hymanter. Awesome.

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