Medicine to make me better…

Posted by Lipglossiping On April - 12 - 2010

I’m in hospital today, finally having a little operation that I’ve waited 10 months for… I’m nervous!  Wish me luck!

To make me feel better, this is what I need when I come out (which will hopefully be this afternoon!  I did say it was a little operation!)

Some Hello Kitty plasters ($9) for sore bits…

Elemis Exotic Frangipani Monoi Moisture Melt (£29)

This has been on my radar for a couple of years… but when there’s bills to pay and small baby’s to feed… it always seems like an indulgence too far.  But if I’m gonna have new holes put in me, I reckon I’m allowed now.

Essie Sag Harbor Nail Polish (discontinued) from the North Forks collection.  It’s a greyed out pale blue… I think I’d either love it or hate it.  I’ll find out soon… it fell in my eBay basket last night *whistles innocently*


Mario Badescu Calma Mask (£15.50)

Packed full of skin-calming and nourishing ingredients, an ideal pampering present.

Shu Uemura Eye Shadow Beige 800 ME (£14.50) is another one that’s been on my “Should I/Shouldn’t I?” list for about 6 months.  Last time I was at the Shu store in Covent Garden I came *this* close to picking it up… until they found they were out of stock BOO!  I have no excuse now that Beauty Expert carry the Shu Uemura line – well, apart from the small issue that they DON’T HAVE THIS ONE!

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I am SO gonna milk this *rubs hands together*…


27 Responses to “Medicine to make me better…”

  1. Charlie says:

    Good luck and speedy recovery vibes x

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  2. Dani says:

    those hello kitty bandages are adorable!

    good luck on your surgery and i hope you don’t take too long to recover!

    -dani
    http://onemustbe.blogspot.com/

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  3. Eyelining says:

    Hope all goes well! x

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  4. Michelle says:

    Good luck! :) Hope you will get well very soon!

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  5. Ooh sympathies! The Monoi is gorgeous, I got the 30ml size in the QVC Breast Cancer Care event a couple of years ago. Hope it all goes well. x

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  6. Good luck and get well fast! Send us a tweet when you’re up and running!

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  7. hey hope all goes well….and you don’t have to actually wear those plasters!! xx

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  8. Caz says:

    Good Luck, hope it all goes ok
    I love the Essie polish :)
    xxx

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  9. caz says:

    Good luck! Milk the sympathy for all its worth!

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  10. Hope everything goes okay and you have a quick recovery :) and definitely milk it for all its worth, haha

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  11. Jules says:

    Lots of hugs and well wishes! :D Good luck & Don’t worry a thing xxxx

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  12. Pandora says:

    Get well soon! I hope you’ll recover in no time.
    *hugs*

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  13. liloo says:

    Haha, loving the hello kitty bandages, so cute. Please tweet us when you’re safely back home. Woah, the monoi stuff has got the potential to smell strong, are you sure you want this? Mind you, you’re already got the hei poa beauty oil so it might be all right. I’ve got some monoi perfume from yves rocher and boy that smells too strong for me. I wonder whether elemis has some little trial sachets of this, I’d love to see how strong the smell is.

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  14. Good Luck, Big Hugs and I hope it all goes well .. xxx

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  15. Get well soon! The Shu Uemura shadow is in stock at SpaceNK.co.uk, treat yourself.

    LMM x

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  16. Justine says:

    Hope for a short hospital stay and a quick recovery for you!! And Good Luck with milking this for all its worth. :D

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  17. gio says:

    Hope all goes ok and you have a speed recovery. *hugs*

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  18. I am sure that everything will be great! x

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  19. Lillian says:

    Get well soon lovely lady!

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  20. Dottie_K says:

    Best of luck for the op, hope it goes well! That Essie polish looks gorgeous. I’m a gonna try and track it down :D

    Wishing you a very speedy recovery xox

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  21. cocamia says:

    All will be well my dear! Make sure you rest and take it easy!

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  22. Stel says:

    Don’t worry your op will go well for sure, hugs!

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  23. KT says:

    Best of luck. The Hello Kitty Bandiads should definitely help!

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  24. Sarah says:

    shit! i hope your alright.

    the shu eye shadow is so pretty, you must have it! same goes for the calma mask, well intrigued to see what that ones like.

    anyway, i hope things go okay, and if you run out of the Hello Kitty plasters, im sure my ickle brother has some pirate themed plasters some where : )

    xxx

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  25. I hope the surgery went well and you have a speedy recovery!

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  26. Feel better soon. Love the Hello Kitty bandages. Hope you get all the recovery treats you want. Take care.

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  27. Redtiger21 says:

    Oh, hope it all went wel!!!

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