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Hospital Chic…
Accessories / awareness / Beauty / Chronic Illness / Chronic Pain / Confidence / Fashion / Hospital visits / Invisible illness / Makeup / Makeup Inspiration / Self esteem / Spoonie Life

Hospital Chic…

#spoonie #hospital I have been to more hospital appointments than I can remember and spent months at a time in hospital over the last five years. I thought I would share some of my must have essentials for outpatient visits. The best things to wear, take and use, all in one handy blog post. Try to … Continue reading

One in seven!
awareness / Beauty / Childhood / Confidence / Self esteem / Support

One in seven!

#pleaseshare #childrenssociety #children #selfesteem #confidence I am honoured to have been invited to write a blog in support of The Children’s Society and their mission to support young girls facing ever increasing pressure to look and act a certain way. The Children’s Society is a national charity that runs local projects, helping children and young people when … Continue reading

Beautiful eyes…
Accessories / Beauty / Eyeshadow / Fashion / Instagram / Makeup / Makeup Inspiration / Online shopping / Spoonie Life

Beautiful eyes…

#eyepalette #makeup #makeupinspiration #eyes #instagram Here’s some beautiful eyeshadow inspiration for you and some tips on how to create each look. The looks are not as complicated as you may think, it’s all in the blending and the way you hold your brush. Now, you may think by holding your brush towards the brush/applicator end … Continue reading

Embrace the ‘write off days’…
Beauty / Chronic Illness / Chronic Pain / Fashion / Invisible illness / Makeup / Online shopping / Skin care / Spoonie Life

Embrace the ‘write off days’…

  I’m not sleeping very well at the minute and I’m going through a pain flare. It has gone really cold again and I find going outside so painful. Today I got up with kids and got them ready, fed and sorted for school and then I flopped back into bed. I pretty much stayed … Continue reading

Reviewing and Reminiscing – Jessica Nails
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Reviewing and Reminiscing – Jessica Nails

#nails #jessicanails #manicure #spooniebeauty #nailtechnician #beautytherapist #cosmetologist Let’s  talk about nails! During my years in the beauty industry, manicures, pedicures and gel nails have always been some of my favourite treatments by far.  I am also a MASSIVE fan of getting my own nails done and I’m currently working my way through the colour selection … Continue reading