When you love your body but it doesn’t always love you back

When you love your body but it doesn’t always love you back

Just like a lot of people out there, I try to take care of my body. I do my best to exercise regularly, eat well (for the most part) and maintain a positive attitude about my body and my health. However, I am human and sometimes I give into my not-so-healthy cravings. I love chocolate, … Read More

Why I Don’t Run and What I Do Instead

Why I Don’t Run and What I Do Instead

Ok, nothing against all the runners out there, but it just isn’t my thing. I don’t enjoy it. And that’s it, that’s the reason I don’t run.But in all honesty, I’ve tried running many, many times. I was a student athlete in high school, so sprints, short runs, and running stairs were a regular occurrence … Read More

Bare-Faced

Bare-Faced

It has been way too long since I have posted anything on The Lazy and Beautiful. Life gets in the way and I felt like I lost my voice for a while. Between graduating with my Bachelors degrees to, rather unexpectedly, starting graduate school, I’ve been a little lost lately. I lost track of my … Read More

The Holy Grail of Facial Care

The Holy Grail of Facial Care

Okay guys. I found it. A perfect facial cleanser. I have struggled with combination skin and acne since I was about twelve, and it seemed like absolutely nothing helped. I tried ProActive, Neutrogena, and a variety of off-the-wall products. While they all had their benefits, none of them were perfect. If one helped with my … Read More

Only Half Lazy

Only Half Lazy

I got a late start to my day today. As a senior in college, I intentionally scheduled only late classes, which has done wonders for my sleep schedule (and my beauty routine). Anyway, after starting laundry, taking the little miss on a walk, and changing into real people clothes, it was time to do my makeup. When … Read More

Well, Shoot.

Well, Shoot.

We’ve all had those mornings. You wake up, the sun is shining, the birds are singing, and when you look in the mirror, what you see isn’t quite as lovely. It’s a big, red zit. Well, shoot. What do you do now? Before applying makeup to hide it, don’t forget to medicate the little devil. … Read More