Paige Joanna

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Paige Joanna lifestyle content shares posts on health, London life, body positivity and more. From Wedding Planning, Freelance Business Advice, Living in London and Topics Surrounding Crohns Disease, Anxiety and Health. There is a topic for everyone and posts are written in a way that talks about personal experiences in the hope to help others on a similar journey.

Decorating a Rented Property | Bedroom Decor Ideas

Having moved recently into our new property we have spent some time decoration and making the place feel like home. When we moved in the entire place needed some TLC which we were glad to do. With having a rental property there can be some restrictions on decorating but we were very lucky to get the sign off to re-paint in neutral shades. Continue reading if you would like to see my Bedroom Decor Ideas and before and after photos.

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Exploring London | Afternoon Tea Week with Red Letter Days

This week saw the nation celebrate Afternoon Tea Week, which is a lovely thing to enjoy. On Friday I took my friend Georgie to Dandelyon Bar for Afternoon Tea, thanks to Red Letter Days experiences. It has been a while since I shared London life on my blog, so keep reading if you would like to hear more about the experience.

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Tips for Wedding Planning Your Way

Wedding planning can be a challenging experience for many of us. It can feel like a battle of trying to please everyone but yourself and your partner. It's so important for Wedding Planning to be fun and done in your way. This can be really tough but with a few of the below tips it will make it easier.

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Hair Removal at Pulse Light Clinic

The world of hair removal can be a complex one and one with many options available. I've tried several things without any longevity or good results. When I heard about laser hair removal thats more permanent I knew I had to give it a go. After several months and 4 treatments I wanted to share my experience. I've been going to the wonderful Pulse Light Clinic to have my underarms treated. Below I talk about the process and my results so far.

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Lunar Cleanse | The Organic Pharmacy

You may have seen a few weeks ago on my Instagram talking about a visit to The Organic Pharmacy. At the end of January they launched a new cleansing treatment called the Lunar Cleanse. I stopped by one of the stores to experience it and wanted to share how it went. It was an incredible treatment so continue reading to hear more about what it involved. 

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My Epiphany of Self Worth & Future Goals

There comes a time we all go through where we sit and question everything. It's in my nature of an over thinker to second guess everything I do and often this leads to holding myself back. Recently though I have found myself unhappy in this feeling of not being good enough and mentally I was ready to make a change. I had what I can only describe as a Epiphany of Self Worth which has been a complete eye opener on so many levels. I'm hoping with this mindset to help you guys also because we all need a bit of motivation sometimes. So what changed and what will I be doing now I feel differently? Read more below!

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Living with a Chronic Illness and Being Freelance

This post has been long over do and one I’ve wanted to write for a while. I’ve been freelance since April last year and I feel my experience has been varied. Due to life with a chronic illness such a Crohns Disease amongst various other issues days can be tough. I wanted to share a […]

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Glitter Crimping Braid Tutorial | Extreme Hair Wars

Thanks to the most incredible new show Extreme Hair Wars on channel 5 I am feeling super inspired. The show focuses on amazing talented hair stylists to create bold, artistic hair looks that are out of the ordinary. I love to experiment with my hair colour and style especially in spring and summer. It's the time of year where you want to try new things, go funky for a festival or simply try a new look. I am going to show a cool and easy way to style your hair for spring inspired by Extreme Hair Wars new show and the themes of episode 1.

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Exploring London Rockalily Hair Salon & Hair Goals

Something that has been on my wish list for so long was to visit the Rocaklily Hair Salon in Hoxton, London. I've known the owner Ree online for years now and discovered only last year she had her own salon. As you will see by the photos it certainly isn't your ordinary and traditional salon.

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My Hair Care Secrets & Keeping Colour Fresh

Often I get asked online how I keep my hair looking bright and healthy at the same time. Being a red head and now turned 'pinkhairdontcare' girl it is a challenge to keep hair healthy. Last year I had some bad experiences in the salon that left my hair dry and brittle. Ever since I have been working on finding products, care tips and other things to make it great again. This post talks about my wash routine, the products and tools I use as well as other Hair Care Secrets.

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New Year, New Me & Positive Mindset

When this time of year comes around I always use it as a chance to reflect. With a New Year comes the chance for change and a Positive Mindset. I don't know what it is about a change in number on a calendar that makes it easier to kick start motivation. If the New Year mindset always helps you make changes to better certain aspects of life, then why not! I see it as a really positive thing that we can see this time to reflect, change and better our mental health ready for the year ahead. In this post I want to reflect on this year, about becoming a 'New Me' and positive thinking.

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Freelance Life & ‘Making it work’ In January

Often being Freelance the work load can feel erratic, with extremely busy periods all coming at once. This time of year post Christmas and New Years comes the lull in the industry.

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Secret Santa GIVEAWAY with Boots

It's an exciting time of year for giving gifts and making people feel special. I am giving away a Secret Santa GIVEAWAY prize thanks to Boots. You may have seen my Instagram post giving a special gift to the lovely Debonita from Christmas gifts for her It's something wonderful I chose from Boots and will also be gifting the same to one lucky giveaway winner. See more about it below and how to enter.

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How to live comfortably through a flare up | Chronic Illness

It's the time of year where colder days, Christmas pressure and busy weekends are on the rise. The added stress from this lead up can be tough while living with a Chronic illness. With 14 years of Crohn's disease I have always found this time of year to be the most tricky. Most flare ups have either started or been at it's worst around Christmas. I've collated some tips and ways on how to live comfortably though a flare up.

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