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made a drastic change.. could use a bit of encouragment

Discussion in 'Family Life - Stories, Pictures & Updates' started by shadowpaints, May 22, 2011.

  1. shadowpaints

    shadowpaints Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 20, 2009
    Rigby, Idaho
    i was raised with a family that didnt like makeup, or making oneself look good. i have for years wore my hair shoulder length and i have no idea how to put make up on. just thow the hair into a ponytail, and go...
    yesterday, i decided to do something for my self. i got a styleish hair cut and then this morning had my roomie/best friend, give me a make over. im a bit amazed, but i dont feel like myself. i went from this:
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    to this

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    now my plan is to loose about 80lbs....


    im kinda excited!
     
  2. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap Premium Member

    You look very nice in both pics!!! I only wear shadow and eyeliner so I don't scare small children at work. Other than that, nothing.
     
  3. Arcnadius

    Arcnadius Chillin' With My Peeps

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    My feeling has always been, "Do what makes YOU happy and feel good." You look great both ways and I'll bet your hubby (?) will agree. Be proud that you had the courage to try something new.
     
  4. Balefire

    Balefire Chillin' With My Peeps

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    WOW ............ I love your new look. That's great.
    Now is a good time to start a diat.
    It will be a long way, but every little stone in your shoes is it worth.
    Recommend, to drink a lot plain water or unsweetend icetea and the best is selfmade. Don't add any sugar or sweetender, but lemonjuice, made from real lemon. Have a glas of plain water before every meal. Start a little sportprogram, like walking. I know you will rock it and next year, you will post, that you reach your goal [​IMG]
     
  5. Momagain1

    Momagain1 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 13, 2011
    Central IL
    Doesnt it feel nice to do something for yourself!! I'm glad you did!!
     
  6. EweSheep

    EweSheep Flock Mistress

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    I don't wear makeup either, maybe a chapstick LOL!

    You look good naturally!


    YOu and me both, need to lose 80 lbs too! Welcome to the crowd! Wooo hooooo!
     
  7. ranchhand

    ranchhand Rest in Peace 1956-2011

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    What's that saying about every journey starting with a small step? Congratulations on taking the first small step, you look lovely! [​IMG]
     
  8. MysticScorpio82

    MysticScorpio82 Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 2, 2009
    Maine, USA
    Your hair is SO cute! I love it! I grew up the oposite, my mother would always remind me to make sure I had make up on before I left the house. I agree completely with Momagain1; sometimes you just have to do something for yourself! [​IMG]
     
  9. WingingIt

    WingingIt Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 16, 2009
    Quote:Add me to the list!
     
  10. User66184

    User66184 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 23, 2010
    East Coast, Virgina
    Quote:Pretty! i have my hair cut short but cant do anything with it! lol! But you look Beautiful!
     

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