My current skincare routine

Originally posted on Nyah-Rose.:
I had never really put a lot of effort into my skincare routine in the past as I was lucky enough to never go through acne. In fact, luckily all of my bad spots wound up under my chin! So if I couldn’t see, I didn’t take care of it. Such…

Let Go and Live On

One of my faults is that I’m a perfectionist, and as they say, “perfection is the enemy of progress.” I hate failing, and I hate losing, and I hate giving up. In January of 2018, I suffered a major heartbreak and, not saying my ex didn’t have his flaws too, I really had to be…

25 Inspirational Quotes to Get Your February Off To a Great Start

Staying positive and motivated can be difficult at times. Sometimes life can be overwhelming and you might find it impossible to think of words of encouragement to keep you focused. I love motivational quotes because they’re an easy way to remind myself to think positive thoughts. Finding the right words can be just what’s needed…

Understanding Why Sex is a Vital Variable for Women’s Health

Today, I attended the “Rock Stars of Research: Scientists Who are Shaping the Future of Women’s Health Care,” sponsored by the Endocrine Society at the Senate Visitors Center. The Endocrine Society and Northwestern University brought together leaders from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Office of Research on Women’s Health and some of the country’s…

The Right to be Unpretty

For years my social media feed was a stream of nothing more than pic after pic of me screaming, “I’m pretty look at me and click like.” It occurred to me today when I was looking at my female cousins’ feeds that this is the same for almost all of them. I asked myself, “Why…