Hey Secrets of A Beauty Addict Readers, Hope you’re well you beautiful people! So if you know me personally you will be aware that I’ve been virtually every size under the sacred Topshop sun. I was overweight as a teen, then became a dancer and went to a size UK 8. I plateaued at about a UK 12 for several years until I became disabled and have slowly risen to a UK size 16/18 . This has been due to more »
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Hello Secrets of A Beauty Addict readers, It’s been a while and I won’t bore you with the of ins and outs, ups and downs and total bloody rollercoaster of my absence but it feels good to get my fingers typing again. The world has changed since I last blogged and I guess I have changed a lot too. I’m still adjusting to life with a disability and I feel I’ve been coming to a bit of a crossroads. I more »
Lytham film company are currently filming their new feature Super Grannies! The film’s cast includes residents at the Fairhaven Care Home in Lytham St Annes. They have been spotted all round Lytham shooting their outrageous comedy. If you come upon ninjas in St Annes, worry not, you have probably just walked onto the Super Grannies. set! Yes, the film promises to be a laugh a minute, and the team behind the film have certainly worked incredibly hard so that you more »
I have been on the hunt for some time, for decent, environmentally friendly, good value, face wipes. The reason being, I am in and out of hospital at the moment, and it’s just not practical to take a massive cleanser that first of all, takes up a lot of room in my bag, and secondly requires water, which I may not have to hand, to wash it off. So, I decided wipes were going to be the way forward, to more »
Nina Dobrev absolutely rocked her black crystal dress for the 2014 People’s Choice Awards on Wednesday the 8th January in L.A. She was wearing a gorgeous Jenny Packham gown from her 2013 fall collection. It had long sleeves and a high neck, which is a rather bold choice for the red carpet! However, she still oozed sex appeal as the stretchy fabric enhanced her slender and enviable frame. It just proves that less skin on show can be more! Many more »
Hi Lizzy, thanks for taking the time to tell these lovely people about the competition you entered. It is much appreciated! So how did it feel to be Secrets Of A Beauty Addict’s first prize winner?
He’s been in the beauty industry for 25 years and his make up is a dream to use! He has won many beauty award including Cosmo Awards for Best Blusher and Best Brushes, and a Cosmetic Executive Women (CEW) Award for his lipstick in the beauty and lifestyle brand section! His name is Daniel Sandler, and I have been privileged enough to ask this Make-Up Genius some questions, take a look at what he said:
Thank you Katie for agreeing to answer some questions for me. How has your life changed in recent years? Drastically and I’ve walked in many different shoes, from being young with not a care in the world, to being ill and in hospital and now finally back to work doing something that I love, which is a great feeling.
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Hi Ellie, firstly can I thank you so much for this! You’re a successful Pilates tutor running Brighton Pilates! When did you decide that Pilates was what you wanted to do as a career? I had my first taster of Pilates when I was 14. I was a body for my dance teacher at the time’s Pilates teacher training exam. I loved it as I instantly could feel the benefits and new it would compliment my dance training. I continued more »