So, what is one thing you are likely to NOT do in your beauty regimen? I am willing to bet that the answer is: clean your makeup brushes. When you are using them on your own face, it may not cross your mind that they need to be cleaned. Makeup brushes can be the host […]More
First thing on my mind this morning was “Lauren, you need to write down what a crazy awesome year this was!” I started thinking about how funny it was that last New Years my main goal for the year was to do at least three photo shoots a month to “put my portfolio on steroids” […]More
I recently tried the Burt’s Bees Citrus Facial Scruband it was seriously love at first use. Not only does the smell faintly remind me of cloves, but your skin feels AMAZING when you are done washing it with this magic potion. It is a great exfoliant yet gentle enough to use every day. I am currently […]More
A Feel Good Quote for the Heart:
”The reason we struggle with insecurity is because we compare our behind-the-scenes with everyone elses highlight reel.” – Steven Furtick
I just had to share this quote on my blog. It was a quote I came across months ago and had posted to my elleNRdesign FB fan page. I originally posted it because it really hit home. I mean, I dont think it gets much truer than those words. Something so obvious, but so highly forgotten. I had forgotten all about this quote until a friend commented on my old status post yesterday. After the refresh I felt like I had to share the wise words with everyone again. After the high feedback on my profiles, I knew I needed to make a blog post to share with my readers. This is something I have been lucky enough to witness first hand. You would never believe what goes into making these people look the way they do in the pictures we use to compare ourselves to! Really.
Dont forget that no matter how we compare ourselves, which is more often than not, our bloopers or behind-the-scenes with everyone else’s highest, edited, in the spotlight reel!Q We are all beautiful, talented, and just as worthy as the next.More