On Tuesday I finished my final dose of Accutane and to say I am relieved is an enormous understatement! Hearing my doctor say "You've graduated!" was AWESOME. Not only am I so grateful the journey is over, I'm so happy with the results! After the thousands and thousands of dollars spent, a dozen of Dr. … Continue reading Accutane update: I’m a graduate!!
I took these pictures on September 9th, right around my three month mark of being on Accutane. As you can see, my skin hasn't improved much. I still have new breakouts and the redness is pretty bad. However, in the beginning of July, my skin (pictured below) was the worst I had ever seen it … Continue reading Accutane update: Three months down
I have always had bad skin. You can sit there and tell me "It's not that bad!" or "Your skin is clear!" but I won't believe you. No, I don't have skin dysmorphia. I have acne. And I have had it since I was nine years old. And I am tired of it. I remember … Continue reading Why I’ve decided to finally go on Accutane
I am someone who constantly craves change. I am always changing little things in my life (like my phone background or the arrangement of furniture in my room) just to satisfy that craving. Even the simplest of changes are refreshing to me. The one thing I love changing is my hair. When it is short, … Continue reading It’s just hair…
I'm always the friend with the biggest purse; the bigger the better. Most of my friends carry just a small wallet or a small cross-body bag so with my tote, I usually have the biggest purse in the group. Because it is so large, people always ask "What the heck is in there?" or "How … Continue reading Let’s play “What’s in my purse?”
Marble nails are trending all over social media so I decided to give them a try using two basic Essie colors, a small nail brush, and pure acetone. Step 1: After applying my all-in-one Essie base coat, I painted my nails with two coats of either Essie Blanc or Essie Licorice. I didn't want to do all … Continue reading This nail trend is MARBelous
#PlayingKoi is in my top three favorite shades of Essie ever. It is the perfect burnt orange color that reminds me of crisp air, crunchy leaves, and carving pumpkins. I find myself wearing it for almost all of the fall months every year. #SocialLights is one of the colors in the new Essie winter 2017 … Continue reading Essie holiday nail-spiration