Archives: September 2012

A Quick Update

Hey there,

Feels like we haven’t spoken in forever. I just wanted to do a quick update on what’s going on with me.

I know this is a beauty blog but it’s also a place to share similar experiences. When I posted that I had been depressed and got so many responses from people who have been there, it really amazed me. So many people are in the same situation and feel alone, but we really aren’t. So thank you for all your kind comments, emails and support throughout the last few weeks.

Without going into too much detail, it all started with me not feeling *right* in my abdomen area about 4-5 weeks ago. Had some tests done, was put on some meds. Then I started getting anxious. Then depressed. Went back to doctor for the depression which wasn’t abating, and was put on Prozac. Two days into being on Prozac everything got 10 times worse physically for me. After only taking 4 pills my doctor pulled me off it. I’ve never been this sick in my life. Ironically mentally I feel ok, but physically, no. I’m headed back to my doctor today. I am pretty sure the Prozac just exacerbated whatever underlying health thing is going on with me, but we’ll see.

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4th Anniversary Giveaway Featuring Wet n Wild!

It’s Friday and the last day of my week of giveaways!

I think you nail polish aficionados will especially like this one. ;)

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4th Anniversary Giveaway Featuring China Glaze!

Welcome to day 4 of my 4th blog anniversary giveaway!

This time I’ve got some fun glittery shades from the spring 2012 China Glaze collection called Prismatic Chroma Glitters.

Enjoy!

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MAC Office Hours for Fall 2012 Swatches & Review

MAC Office Hours

MAC Office Hours is a collection all about making sure your makeup stays up to the task while you toil away the long hours at your desk.

This collection includes eight Pro Longwear Lipglasses, nine Pro Longwear Eye Shadows and eight Pro Longwear Blushes. Did you know that Pro Longwear Blushes contain SPF 10 and foundation & concealer? They supposedly last for 8 hours. I have yet to test that however.

MAC Office Hours 2
Stay By Me Blush, Blush All Day Blush, More Amour Eyeshadow, Persistent Peach Lipglass, Forever Rose Lipglass

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4th Anniversary Giveaway Featuring MAC & Benefit!

Happy hump day and day three of my 4th blog anniversary giveaway.

Hope you enjoy this one!

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