Tuesday, February 19, 2013

small changes...BIG EFFECT

I had been feeling SO drab lately.  I wasn't into any of my winter outfits, my hair was just long and boring, my makeup routine was getting old or non-existent and I didn't feel pretty. At all. I felt stuck.

So one day last week I was at work and I decided that I wanted to do a mini makeover.  I impulsely called my hairdresser and made an appointment. I have been going to the same hairdresser since I was 2 and she is an hour away...but I had to see her.  I googled images of what I was looking for.  I knew I wanted something edgy, sexy, fun and DIFFERENT.  Something to make me feel good. I found it.

A cute razor cut haircut with bangs.  I took the picture with me and showed my hairstylist and she loved it.  She started to cut and I was nervous but soooo excited.  I was creating a new me!  When it was all done...I was so excited. I LOVED IT!  I loved it so much that I went straight to the mall to finish off my look.

I never use to to wear makeup.  Like ever. I would only wear it if I went out at night or something.  And even then it wasn't that much.  I always thought that pretty girls don't need makeup.  HAHA what an asshole thing to think.  Esp when now I neeeeed it. Ha oops.  Anyways...I wanted a new edgy look. I ended up going to bareminerals and telling them that exact statement.  $50 later I walk out with new makeup and a new me.
Love it.

I love the way it looks up too!
So this is my new look.  I love it.  I feel so cute and confident.  For once in my life I think I look pretty.  Not fat girl pretty (aka pretty for a fat girl) but really pretty. I love it.  I feel awesome and that was my goal.  Remember...I am trying to love myself.  So loving the way I look is half the battle.  I just have to keep making improvements!





Now onto weightloss stuff.  I had some pretty good workouts since my last post.  I was pretty good food wise this weekend too!  I did drink on Sunday...ugh so dumb.  But other than that it was a great weekend! 
Saturday morning C25K sweat sesh!
Also walked around Philly!  A few extra miles!
Monday night zumba!
BTW I love dancing to the Wobble
Hahahaha! :D
 This week I need to make it to the gym 3 more times to reach my 4x a week goal.  I got this! :)

7 comments:

  1. Love the hair! I wish I had the guts to do something different with my hair.. one day :)

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    1. Thank you! You should do it!! It totally changes everything! So much more confidence just from a haircut!! You should try it! :)

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  2. I love your hair so much, so cute!!!! I use Bare Minerals foundation. For my Glam I am an Urban Decay or Too Faced kind of girl, but I adore makeup and do like it too look natural but think its completely necessary! I am not an over the top kind of girl but think it does a lot for the self-esteem.

    I can always tell when I am feeling better about myself because I start to care more about how I look on a daily basis. This is the first sign that things are improving. Congratulations and enjoy it! You look wonderful....

    Also great work on keeping up on the exercise this is a long, lifelong battle....

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    1. Aww thanks love! I am obsessed with makeup now. And I love bare minerals! It's not too expensive either. I used to be loyal to MAC but now I like bare minerals better. Oops.

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  3. Love the new look...and WONDERFUL progress with C25K! C25K has been so wonderful with helping me on my journey!

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  4. Love you! You are always beautiful to me! xoxo

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