Beauty DIY

Nail Care as a Part of Self Care

Posted by on Aug 23, 2012 in Beauty DIY, Hot Products, Stuff Your Mom Never Told You, Uncategorized | Comments Off

Nail Care as a Part of Self Care

  Today on the 1HM Facebook group I mentioned that how we feel about how we look has a lot to do with how we are behaving in our marriage. So if we are shunning ourselves in the mirror there is a good chance we are not fully sharing ourselves in our marriage. The challenge is what to do about it! It does not even have to be something all that big that is dragging us down. As Summer draws to a close I noticed that my feet had taken a bit of a backseat in the care area and thus I was more inclined to hide them under the covers then to show off . After all there is nothing all that sexy about chipped polish and rough heels that need attention. With that in mind I...

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Adult Acne, the Good, the Bad, the Unfair!

Posted by on May 28, 2012 in All, Beauty DIY, Body Image | 8 comments

Adult Acne, the Good, the Bad, the Unfair!

At a time in my life when I thought I would be all clear of many things one has come back to haunt me in a big way, adult onset acne.  Oh woe is me and a whole bunch of other women who lived through teenage break outs to then have  upwards of 25 years of skin that pretty much behaved only to arrive at the doorstep of 45 years to once again have acne worthy of a high school senior a day before the prom! Actually this time my acne is different. As a teen I mostly suffered from cystic acne that made a mess of my chin. In fact for most of my high school years I had Jay Lenno’s chin ( hope he did not mind!) .. large, distorted and painful! The cysts got so bad at...

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