Getting Rid of Pimples Before Prom

As a mother to two teenage boys I have walked in on some pretty interesting things, ranging from a one of my kids being covered head to toe in shaving cream to a kid trying to get rid of a room full of bubbles because he tried to do his own laundry and failed. Still, I was a little taken aback when I walked in on my son using my face cream. There he was with my collaskin slathered an inch thick on his face.

It turns out he was really self conscious about his acne and he wanted to ask the girl that lived across the street from us to his junior prom. Being his mother, I thought he looked adorable just as he was but I could also understand wanting to look your best. Continue reading

I’m Wearing a Bigger Bra Now

Having smaller breasts never bothered me when I was younger. I was on the track team, and it actually helped me perform better to have the shape that I did. As I got older though, I started changing the way I viewed my body. I know that I shouldn’t care if I look different than most other women, but I did care. I wanted to have a bigger breast size without having to have breast enhancement surgery. I had actually looked into surgery options, but I did not feel comfortable going under the knife for the look I wanted.

Because of that decision, I thought that I was just going to have to settle with what I was given. I knew that there were things out there that people claimed would give me a bigger bust, but I honestly thought that none of them could possibly work. Continue reading