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PCOS Update: Pills, Periods and Pregnancy

In 2017 I wanted to start to steer Trials N’ Tresses into a slightly different direction by bringing you more so on a journey of our lives. Not saying we are the most interesting people on the planet, but it is easy to get lost in the sauce of blogging

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10 Best Facial Washes For Your Skin

FTC: This post is not sponsored but does contain affiliate links. All thoughts and opinions are my own.  I’ve gotten more focused and interested in my skin care as I’ve started to age (I’m only 28 but in my mind I’m 50) so I’ve really taken into strict consideration what I put

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Best Makeup Brands For Brown Skin Beauties

FTC: This post is not sponsored, but does contain affiliate links. All thoughts and opinions are my own.  I am 28 years old and it has taken me 28 years to get into the makeup game! First I’d like to state… that make in itself is expensive.. WHEW child my

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10 Best Face Masks For Your Skin

FTC: This post is not sponsored but does contain affiliate links. All thoughts and opinions are my own.  I hate to brag but, I have become a skin care expert! Well.. particularly an expert for myself but I have taken special interest in what works best for my skin type. I

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Skin Care Hacks: Simple Back Acne Solutions

FTC: This post is not sponsored however does contain some affiliate links. All thoughts and opinions are my own.  For as long as I can remember I have had issues with my skin all over my body. It’s a bit of a burden I’ve hate bare and quite costly might

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The Truth Behind Laser Hair Removal For Brown Girls

FTC: This post is not sponsored. All thoughts and opinions are my own.  So with everything I do (I share it with you) but I also do loads of research because that’s the key to ensuring that everything goes according to plan. And even if you can’t guarantee that everything

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My PCOS Update: PCOS Awareness Month

*Updated: I got a period about a week after I wrote this post! That is four months in a row… Yay!!* It is PCOS Awareness month so I decided to give my PCOS update. For those of you who are new to the blog you can recap my journey below. I’ve been

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How I Learned To Be Mindful At Work

It is the second week of school in NYC which means I am officially back to double duty as a full time teacher and blogger/founder of Trials N’ Tresses. So what does that mean exactly? It means many many many sleepless nights lesson planning and blogging. This also means bags

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5 Best Moisturizers For Glowing Skin

FTC: This post is not sponsored. All thoughts and opinions are my own. The summer may be over but that doesn’t mean that you need to give up on chasing the glow. I hate winter… I hate everything about winter, especially the cold weather. I hate what it does our

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How To Eat Healthy On A Teacher Budget

  “This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Weight Watchers, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #WWMarket  http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV” It’s no surprise that I am a teacher, and I struggle with eating healthy for many reasons. One… I must watch

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