Day 10: Bijou Makeup Set – 12 Days of Bijou Giveaway

I can’t believe it’s Day 10!

This giveaway has gone by so fast and I wish I thought about it some more and made it like a month long thing. Or just a mega week long giveaway for each week in December. Although that seems like a great idea for my birthday month or blogiversary in July…..

Either way, I do really appreciate you as a reader, subscriber, and follower. You motivate me to do better in 2018 – to write more, do more style posts, more giveaways, more chatting with you all about my life. I’m not a very public person. I find snap chatting or insta story-ing my life on a daily basis may be too dull and too personal.

Then again, I’m not so sure. Because I’ve gotten quite a few messages from readers would like to see more and learn more about me. However, I’m honestly just scared at this point. My life isn’t a pretty thing all the time. What you don’t see is the endless hours I spend working away on small tasks anyone could do within minutes. What you don’t see is my lagging energy levels – or how breakfast takes up a good chunk of time trying to get myself to stay awake. What you don’t see is my eyes half of the day – makeup free, lenses not in (I’m legally blind without them). and the pain that a bad eye day may cause.

I do really hope 2018 will be better. And I do hope I can show you more of it. But for now, I have to gain enough strength and that means being behind the scenes a while doing posts like these in hopes someone can relate.

For Day 10, I wanted to give something that has helped me with my confidence – especially starting a blog.

 

Day 10 Prize – Bijou Makeup Set

 

I feel the most empowered with makeup. I feel beautiful with makeup. And although I do agree that beauty comes from within, unless you’ve been in a similar situation than me, you don’t know how devastating 3rd degree burns are to your skin and self esteem.

I use makeup because it helps me heal. It makes me feel like I did before my illness. Makeup helps me connect to other people because they see past my scars. My burn scars are still visible with makeup, but the creativity allows me to be as glamorous as someone without scarring.

Keep reading to find out what’s included and how you can win this set…

What’s Included?

 

How to Enter the Giveaway

Step 1: Follow ME on Instagram @thepetitebijou

Step 2: Like this photo – CLICK HERE

Step 3: Comment on that photo & tell me your favorite makeup product and why you love it – CLICK HERE

 

How to Get Extra Entries

Get 10 extra entries points by doing the following.

SUBSCRIBE to my email list below and leave me a COMMENT telling me what beauty means to ou

 

This giveaway starts at 8:30 am CST and ends in 24 hours. The winner will be announced shortly after and must contact me within 24 hrs to claim their prize. Giveaway is only open to US residents and all giveaway participants must be 18+ years of age. Giveaway or spam only accounts will not be chosen.

Good luck and thank you so much for entering! What makeup product is your favorite? What does beauty mean to you?

 

Please leave a comment

Comments

  1. Anu wrote:

    Beauty is an inner feeling. Anything that boosts your confidence in you is beautiful. Personally I feel confident and happy when I dress up well

    Posted 12.10.17 Reply

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Have you ever regretted or missed not buying a dress? I regret not getting this off the shoulder dress from @ted_baker all the way back in August and now I'm thinking it would have been great for holiday parties. Do you know what you're wearing to any holiday events yet?
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Swipe left to see how I got rid of something not aesthetically pleasing from this picture 😱👻😂
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  • I need more lighthearted moments in my life. So here it goes. What’s on my gift wish list this season 🎁:
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▪️Gravity Blanket so I never have to get up
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▪️FULL body massage because everything hurts & I’m stressed out to the max recently
▪️Sephora...like the whole store please
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  • Who is your celebrity look alike? I keep getting told I look like Dakota Johnson and Felicity Jones.
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This picture was from my shoot 2 weeks ago and today a puffy coat, scarves, a hat, and mittens are needed! 😱 I can’t believe how fast we have gone into winter. Feels like fall was only a few days long.
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There’s some end of fall blog posts up on the blog including my favorite way to detox after Thanksgiving. Click the link in my bio to read!
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  • LAUNCHED AND LIVE: the new Petite Bijou logo created by the very talented designer @desnoir
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I knew from the very start I wanted The Petite Bijou logo designed by Alaura. When I put together my first mood board, one of her logos caught my eye and I knew right away that Alaura was meant to bring my vision to life. A vision of a brand that resonated with the classically inspired woman.
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That was over a year ago. At the time, I didn't have a single penny to put towards my brand. But I knew it that a year from then, I would have the perfect logo.
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I built my mood board, looked at it everyday, and put every single dollar I earned from brand collaborations, affiliate sales, and advertising back into my brand. I started a new business just to fund my passion. I took on too many clients and burned myself out.
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A year later. I'm proud to say this blog isn't just a blog, but a brand that has brought an amazing community together. I hired my first assistant, redesigned the site, and found Alaura. And I'm happy to say that we've now added a contributing writer to the site - one of my very own readers who felt aligned with The Petite Bijou mission of providing wholesome yet sophisticated life and styling tips to women.
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I never intended this website to just be about me and my outfits. I want to share actual tips, reviews, and interesting editorial pieces. And the biggest motivation for me right now is hearing someone say "that's so Bijou" to me when they see something that would be a part of the brand that is elegant, sophisticated, and beautiful. You have no idea how amazing that is to hear! 😍
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I have to thank @desnoir for making my dream brand a reality with a stunning logo that is SO BIJOU.
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Here is the brand mantra that inspired it all: {Classic Elegance Simple Femininity, Intellectual Truths, Inspirational Mindsets}
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Whatever traditional stereotypes you have about how French women dress, throw them out. Because they certainly don't all walk around Paris with striped shirts and red berets (great style staples, but not a must). Today on ThePetiteBijou.com, I am sharing 5 fashion faux pas French women avoid. Click the link in my bio to read the post.
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At the heart of it, French women don't dress to "look" a certain way. It's all about having a wardrobe that fits their lifestyle, something we can learn from greatly. And while the outfit you see before you may be considered traditionally French, it is only one type of style choice that has become the epitome of The Parisienne...
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