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I'm in the process of splitting up with DH of 15 years.
It's a big birthday of his this weekend & for one reason or another there's a group of us going out to celebrate.
I've got a fab dress, shoes, bag etc but I look awful. Tired, run down, grey skin, dark circles etc I'm also bloated as my period is due at some point over the weekend & I've stupidly been comfort eating
So, my plan of action between now & Saturday is this:
Lots of water Low carbs No wine Estée Lauder night time repair serum stuff Early nights Cut down on coffee Body brushing & plenty of moisturiser post shower I've a nail & eye lash/brow tinting appointment on Thursday Hair cut & colour, blow dry etc on Saturday afternoon
Maybe a sorry tan on Friday (I'm hoping to have confirmation of a new job by then so can splash out a bit)
Anything else I can do? Pay main concern in the bloating & swollen norks due to pmt!
I love the gradual moisturiser ( I use San tropez light- med) after exfoliating during the winter - put it on Wed and Friday and you ll have a nice subtle tan and glow but won't be orange. You don't need only exfoliate lightly on thurs or Friday. A shimmer oil like nuxe (can't remember actual name but there s a slight sparkle in it and it s nice for evening s - use sparingly mind don't want a tin man effect ) I love a happy colour on my nails too - maybe in your case a power red ! Every. Time you look at your hands and see a strong bright colour it l cheer you on too!
Ice pack on your eyes for an hour or so the morning of the night out will help with puffy eyes. If you smoke, cut it out or at least cut right down. I also like a gradual tan moisturising cream. I like Garnier summer body. Maybe some control pants to keep everything tight and in place? You've got it covered though. You'll look fab in no time at all.