This semester my college put on a leadership conference for current high school students, and I offered to house a student for the night. Early in the evening, the girl moved her stuff into my room and waited with her friend until it was time for dinner. I sat on my bed and listened to the two of them talk about prom dresses.
It was a hot summer day. The sun was shining and temperatures were on the rise. I was headed to my friend Marie’s house on my purple bicycle. “What a perfect day!” I thought to myself as I came up her driveway; my favorite thing to do with Marie was to swim in their beautiful backyard - they lived right on a gorgeous lake, as did many pre-teens our age.
I have a confession. I love clothes. Fashion. Hair. Make-up. And, I’m always up for a good facial (even if my green clay mask does scare my family). Naturally, since I also love to read, a book about such delightful topics is right up my alley.
As I grow older, I am realizing the importance of living healthy, with what I eat, what I put on my skin, and my spiritual life. Today, I want to share a couple health conscious beauty hacks. These ideas specifically feature two of my favorite oils - lavender oil & coconut oil!
Earlier this month, I was challenged by someone on Instagram to post a picture of me. In the picture, you are supposed to have makeup on one side, and no make up on the other side of your face. This made me think about two things.
Overcoming self-image is a common struggle for young women of all ages. We live in a body conscious world full of products that promise, “This will make you beautiful. It’s all you need”. Their lies prick our minds at a very young age and carry throughout adulthood. In the passing generations, society has portrayed many standards that have given us a poor image of what is acceptable and beautiful.
Chilly fall weather has arrived for good and, sometimes, a changing of the seasons also means switching up your beauty routine. Today, some of our blog team members are sharing the must-have beauty items they are reaching for most this autumn.
Many women have become obsessed with having the most beautiful appearance, trendy clothes, and perfect hair. They would rather have a certain social status than think about their heart status.