It's been about two months since I finished my Accutane treatment and everyday I am still in shock that my skin is so FABULOUS. I'm obsessed. Every day, twice a day when I wash my face I cannot believe how smooth my skin is. In July (two-ish months into my treatment), my skin looked like … Continue reading Accutane update: Two months post-graduation
IAMO - I. Am. Missing. Out. I don't suffer from the fear of I'm missing out; I literally AM missing out. I'm twenty-four years young and all I do is wake up, go to work, and go home with a sprinkle of library trips and gym visits in between. I really try not to compare … Continue reading IAMO, not FOMO
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
It has been almost nine years since we moved from Jersey to Connecticut. I visited twice this summer and tried to be very aware of my thoughts on my home state... Wow these roads are terrible. Where is all the tax money going? Omg these accents are hilarious. I cannot believe I ever sounded like … Continue reading Thoughts while visiting Jersey after being gone for so long…
Dear Burlington, Thank you for giving me a life half in Bristol and half in Burlington. Thank you for showing me the small town lifestyle. Thank you for giving me the best neighborhood in the entire town. Thank you for making me appreciate silence, privacy, space, and darkness (considering we don't have street lights). Thank … Continue reading Thank you Burlington, with all my Hart
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