Review: Vichy Liftactiv Serum 10 Supreme

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A while back, I received the Vichy Liftactiv Serum 10 Supreme to review from Beauty Bulletin. The serum contains 10 percent of Rhamnose which is a natural sugar proven to fight aging and rejuvenate the skin alongside with fragmented hyaluronic acid. It’s also suitable for sensitive skin and its Paraben free.

Vichy Liftactiv Serum 10 Supreme promises to instantly improve your facial appearance in just 10 minutes by reducing your wrinkles and fines by tightening and lifting the skin, even tone complexion and lightening the dark circles.

My First Impression of Vichy Liftactiv Serum 10 Supreme

I love the elegant, expensive lightweight looking packaging (less is More). The bottle was easy to spray and the nozzle working perfectly. The texture feels so soft and its non-greasy and easily absorbed and smells amazing too.
After my first application my skin felt different and the lines under my eyes less visible.

My skin was not irritated or dried out by Vichy Liftactiv Serum 10 Supreme. I wear it just before my moisturizer sometimes alone because of its own it nourishes my skin. I love the way my skin looks in the morning after a using it at night.

Investing in a good serum is absolutely essential and just a drop its enough because these serums they really don’t come cheap.
Thank you Beauty Bulletin and Vichy for giving me the opportunity to test this amazing product. More on the product visit their website.

Have you ever used the Vichy Liftactiv Serum 10 Supreme and how did you think about it?

Love letter to you my daughter

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Today I write a love letter to you my daughter to let you know that, I love you so much I want you to grow knowing that and understand that every decision I make or will make believe it’s for your best interest. I will make mistakes along the day way and there will be days when you think I am ruining your life well, I will tell you to Suck It Up (yes I will).

There world is a tough place and do not put your trust in everyone. I pray for a long, healthy life for you. I want you to live life to the fullest and not give a damn what the next person will say. I want you to travel and see the world, dance in the rain and laugh. I want you to love more, forgive more and just me happy in life.

As much as I will try my best to protect you from the big bad world, I do have the power to protect you from heartbreak, but here is advise I want you to fall in love and be happy, but once the relationship brings you more sadness than happiness please do me a favour walk away because it is not worth stressing over.

Time is really flying by when you are stressed and feeling depressed about losing love but you know what you will get over it, don’t ever let it define you in any way and after all you are my daughter and I have given you the gift of strength. You come from a family of strong woman who have survived and still surviving the hardships of life.

I promise to be the best mother every daughter deserves, I promise to love each and every second of the day. I will be hard on you it is and will be because I want you to reach your potential and fulfil your dreams in life.

Never ever let anyone tell you that you are less than what you are, they have no right and promise me that you will never let anyone make you feel worthless in your life because you a priceless jewel and you were brought into this world for a reason and you have the right to happiness, life, love and peace like anyone else in this world.

Love Mommy

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Universal Studio Resort in Florida

Universal Studios

This was the first USA attraction we visited upon our arrival, wow Studio Universal Resort in Florida is huge. So I decided that we must buy the park hopper in order to see the two parks in day boy did I regret that decision because by the time we have seen enough of Universal Studious we were so tired to see Universal’s Islands of Adventure.

We used the complimentary shuttle from the hotel so we arrived nearly in the afternoon and the shuttle was coming back to pick us up at 18:15 so we were time pressed. We did a lot of sightseeing and less riding because the lines were long because it was so full. We saw the Shrek 4-D show oh my goodness that was mega fun we all enjoyed it and we felt like we were in the movie, the seats moved, we actually felt everything from mist to water the special effects felt so real it was an awesome experience.

Universal Studio

I so wanted to go on the Transformers The Ride 3D, but the line was so long we couldn’t because of time we were rushing to see Universal’s Islands of Adventure. As we walked through The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Hogmeade I was in awe I mean I was like a small child seeing candy and of course hubby was lost about what the hell I was mesmerized by (Hahahahhahaha) the building they were so detailed felt so real it was like walking into a Harry Potter Movie

Universal Studio

Universal studio
Universal Studio
It was breath taking and we went on The Hogwarts Express after an hour of waiting in line, I expected more I was really disappointed and the ride was really short. Everything Harry Potter was sold there from wands to capes it was magical well for me being a huge fan.
Universal Studio

Universal Studio

My advice is when you are planning to see Universal Studios do one park a day and go for a long time we had 9 days hence the park hopper.
What is your favorite part of the Universal Studios Resort?

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Spirituality Crossroads Experience

In the past couple of weeks I have been going through so emotional turmoil in my life. It has been hard and heavy on my mind and heart to a point where I reached my spirituality crossroads experience, reading the bible and praying every morning and night and to my surprise, I must say as much as I am still going through the emotional changes in my life I am dealing with it much better and my heart and mind they are much lighter.

I cannot say I am saved and now I believe in the unforeseen, I don’t know what happened to my spirituality crossroads, but I found solace during a very difficult time in my life, when I felt like quitting I found the strength to carry. May God is really out there or maybe I have cried to the point of enough is enough life goes on state.

I played three songs on repeat Father can you hear me (with Cheryl Pepsii Riley, Tamela J. Mann, Terrell Carter) from Tyler Perry The Diary of a Mad Black Woman this song moved me the first time I heard it , Whitney Houston’s I look to you and Conqueror by Estelle and The Empire Cast.

Maybe this difficultly phase in my life has encouraged my spirituality, maturity because when I got on my knees and lit that candle to pray I knew that I could not do it by myself, it was bigger than me.

I found comfort in prayer during my spirituality crossroads struggle and I certainly don’t know what the future has in store for me but I have hope for less emotional turmoil…

Have you have experienced your own spirituality crossroads dilemma and how did you overcome it?

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Disney World: Magic Kingdom Trip

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I was really looking forward to visiting Disney World in Florida and this time we decided only to be seen Magic Kingdom we did not go to other parks. I must say it is a mission to reach Disney, when you arrive you take a complimentary transport to the train station and then take the train to Disney its a small trip on its own.
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Oh my goodness it was packed like seriously full, every ride there was a huge line, we used the complimentary fast pass, but it was only for 3 things well it was worth it. It is crazy every little girl was wearing Elsa’s dress from Frozen so much that on my way back, I had to watch the Frozen Movie on the plane to see what is the fuss about (I understand now).
Disney world magic kingdom

Disney World Magic Kingdom Trip was truly an amazing experience we got to see the castle, rode on different rides such as tea cups, enjoyed the peter pan flight, haunted mansion which my daughter hated, also took a boat ride and even saw some street entertainment.My daughter got to take photos with Tinkerbell, Elsa and Anna.
Disney world magic kingdom
Disney world magic kingdom
Disney world magic kingdom

This time we only visited one park, perhaps next time we will take a long trip and we will get to see other parks like Epcot, Animal Kingdom just to name a few.

Have you ever been to Disney and what was your favorite part about it?

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Legoland Florida Resort

Legoland

When I was planning our trip to Orlando, Florida, USA Legoland Florida Resort was not even an option all I was focused on was seeing the Disney World and Universal Studios. Legoland was kind of a last minute suggestion. I really enjoyed myself, it was not as big a Disney World but we got to see a lot of the place and rode on most rides it was amazing.

Legoland

Legoland

Legoland Florida Resort opened in 2011 and has a spectacular water park which unfortunately when we crossed over they were taking people out of the water because the was a lightening warning in the area. The Water Park looked fun and there were lifeguards visible at every corner.

I am happy because it was not as full as other famous attraction so fast pass was not really necessary. We enjoyed Friends to the Rescue’ Live Stage Show Lots of singing and dancing from the ladies. We also enjoyed the following rides DUPLO® Train, The Grand Carousel double Decker load of fun it was and my daughter enjoyed Royal Joust just to name a few.
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legoland

legoland

I was in awe of the Miniland wow they made up amazing cities in mini leagues like Time Square and Statue of Liberty in New York, I am not a Star Wars Fan but damn that structure was super cool you have to see it to understand and you know that famous red bridge San Francisco bridge they built it too.
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From America to Antibiotics

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Literally from America to antibiotics we spent nine days in Orlando, Florida in the US, wow they have the most uncomfortable weather the humidity was unbearable indeed. Florida is one clean state no litter on the streets unlike the disgusting streets of Jeppe Street I saw before leaving it was traumatizing.Another thing I did not like they have huge streets and they are hard to cross you wait for the walking man and then the robot starts counting you down from 30 just imagine seriously 🙂 .I like that you can walk with your phone in your hands without worrying that someone will snatch it and you will have to scream Vimba. Other than my likes and dislikes of Orlando, Florida it was pleasantly nice to visit another country and see how they live.

I arrived back home Johannesburg I was so sick, fever I felt like my bones were on fire I went to see the doctor I normally see on Friday he was not there so the guy was checking me and didn’t really give me strong medication just to clear my congested chest, oh boy came Monday, I thought I was fine I was wrong went to my childhood doctor and the x-ray found that I had left lower lobe pneumonia/ chest infection.
I have been on antibiotics since then and happy to say I am slowly gaining my strength the horrific cough is gone and I managed to write this blog post :-).

Feels good to be healthy again, it’s Monday again and I am reporting back to work wishing you a wonderful productive week ahead

Inspired Lifestyle Linky Week 4

Its been an hectic three weeks for me just got back back on my feet from chest infection.

Inspired Lifestyle Linky is in Week 4 and we still don’t have enough participation from fellow blogger. This Linky is open to every niche beauty,sports,DIY to name a few so we would really appreciate your support I am sure my co-host A Well Heeled Woman feels the same

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