Posts Tagged ‘cosmetic surgery’

Chocolate. Vanilla. Choose.

Have you done that exercise where someone holds out their curled-up hands in front of you and tells you that in one hand they have a vanilla sweet and in the other hand a chocolate sweet. “Choose”, they say.

And you choose chocolate.

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Body Building and Cosmetic Surgery

body building and cosmetic surgery

A few weeks back one of my readers wrote me about her experience with not loving her body, the solutions she kind of fell into, how it’s worked for her and the impact it’s had on her life – and she was willing for me to share the story here; it’s about body building and…

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Carolyn’s Facial Fitness Review Part 3

Here we are part 3 of Carolyn’s Facial Fitness Review. It’s a bit slow coming I’m sorry to say because my computer finally needed a visit to Bob the awesome computer fixer guy. The fan on my Asus laptop has been pretty noisy for a while and it gave up the ghost last week. Bob…

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Carolyn’s Facial Fitness Review Part 1

Carolyn’s Facial Fitness Review Part 1 I’m very anti-botox and I know there are plenty of botox alternatives, but I’m more about support-your-body so I decided to give this program a try and do a Carolyn’s Facial Fitness review while I’m about it. First the backstory: I had to get a new drivers licence a…

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A Personal View of Labiaplasty

Labiaplasty – A Personal View Did you know that 20% of women have elongated labia and that many of them consider labiaplasty as a solution? I wasn’t aware of it until a few months back when I was gobsmacked at a story on Hungry Beast about the growth in this type of cosmetic surgery –…

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Stop Asking Me To Promote Your Weight Loss or Cosmetic Surgery Stuff

Okay, highhorse time again… I am regularly contacted by people from companies who sell weight loss and cosmetic surgery ‘solutions’. I mean every few weeks. The representatives want to buy advertising on my site. I guess they see the site is about women and body and that’s a close enough match for them – after…

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Cosmetic Surgery and the Divine Feminine

Does this image make you cringe? I found it a couple of days ago when I was looking for something else – as you do. When I saw it my jaw dropped, what a violent image! A wood saw to hack the slender but round thighs and buttocks off the body of a slender woman.…

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Botox Side Effects: Can it Damage Your Relationship?

When I was in a class years ago in counselling school about helping clients with depression, the lecturer shared one weird way that had been proven an effective part of a treatment to help lift the fog. For me, it also paved the way for the discovery of some unexpected botox side effects (and discovering…

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What Is It About Botoxed Faces?

I first really started to notice botox faces in non-celebrities when I was at a weekend workshop in 2009. A woman who was also attending struck up a conversation in my group during a break. I was fascinated that her face was almost immobile, apart from her lips which were very plump and seemed to…

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Heather Locklear’s Braces

I’m just reading Pat Ballard’s lovely book, 10 Steps to Loving Your Body (No Matter What Size You Are)< Each of her ten steps are just a page or two long, and backed up by relevant quotes and discussions – really nice, a light, positive read. One of her quotes comes from Heather Locklear: “When…

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