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What treatments/procedures have you done to be "Wedding Day Beautiful"?

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I spent $1000+

 

my "normal routine" stuff is:

 

manicure every week

pedicure every month

facial every 3 months

bikini waxing every month

lipwax every month

eyebrow waxing every 2 weeks

haircut every 3 months

 

i added in a facial every month alternating microdermabrasion / gallvonic current for 5 months up to the wedding

 

more manicures and pedicures on as needed basis

 

had my hair cut 1 month before wedding

 

add clear Aveda glaze on hair 2x before wedding

 

had multiple hair blow outs for hair trials

 

bought a bunch of new makeup

 

bought p90x and some equipment to go with it

 

spend up girl - it can't hurt wink.gif

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I spent 1000+. I did laser hair removal on underarms and bikini and that alone was over $1000. Not to mention the tanning and manis/pedis and makeup etc etc.

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Wow! I love to hear about all the different treatments wink.gif Thanks so much for mentioning the MAC eyelashed Jacilynda and MarieSam. I think I will go with those because I know I will be in the water.

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I choose $100-300; some things are regular, somethings were special...but all were for the wedding so I counted it...actually, when I added it up it cost more than $300 so...count me in the next category up.

 

$25- Whitstrips

$25- Fake lashes from Sephora (loved them! and used them for the AHR)

$100- Make up from MAC

$120- Clip in real hair extensions (also loved them and used them for the AHR)

$50- Manicure

$50- Pedicure

$100- Waxing (brows, brazillian, full leg and 1/2 arms)

 

= $470

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I'm in the process of having painful laser tattoo removal. I got a butterfly tattoo on my left breast when I was 18... now that I'm 25 and getting married I think it's a bit too much. Plus I don't want to have to worry about covering up the tat with makeup (and it rubbing off on my dress). I'm down $780 so far sad.gif and I have more treatments to go!

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I would have to say between $500-$1000

 

I need the usual hair manicure and fake nails as I don't have my own (bad biter), pedicure (real bad I have bad feet), extra lotion, highlights to hide the roots, trim, eyebrows, legs, shoes, new make, fake lashes, facial, Oh and I would love to have a massage the day of!

 

oops maybe a little more for extras ..... there is always something I have forgotten

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I chose the $1000+

Here it is categorized:

 

Body in Shape and Weight Loss: P90X and work out equipment, and gym membership - $350, I lost 20 pounds and went from a size 10 to a size 4 in 3 months, just wieghed in today!!!!! :)

 

Make-Up: Purchased all new Laura Mercier, Lancome, Smash Box, everything high end to stay on in the heat and humidity, and to look glamorous - $375

 

Skin Care: Nightly face treatments; Dermatologist to remove skin tags, tanning at a tanning spa with body detoxifiers - $350

 

Dental: Teeth Whitening at home kit - $75

 

Colored Hair: $300, going back next week for more color and wedding style should be approx. $300 give or take a few

Swimsuits & Lingerie: Victorias Secret bikini's, lingerie $200

 

Clothes: I am hooked on the fashionista idea, but have been very thrifty with a phenomenal seller on Ebay that has hooked a sista up! $175 for several dresses

 

Shoes: A few pairs of gladiator sandals, 1-pair of Jessica Simpson heels $220

 

Sunglasses: Hitting the kiosk at the mall and purchased 2-pairs for $20, holla!

 

Last thing to purchase are extension for eyelashes, and brazilian wax.

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Well I'm just at the beginning stages...so in a way I haven't spent a lot yet. No more than $50 on teeth whitening, but it would have been hundreds more if I hadn't worked there and got a HUGE discount. I'm also going to count this in my expenses--I have wanted these forever but decided I needed them for my wedding lol....boob implants-$4000.

So right now I'm probably around $4050...in the end I'll probably have my hair dyed or highlighted, mani/pedi

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I'm guessing $300-500 for teeth whitening, mani/pedi, false eyelashes, tanning, etc. I am not including haircut and highlights, and those types of things I do on a regular basis anyways, just those "special day" pampering items. :)

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