Sitges 2018

When thinking about how to write this post and what to put in it, I was wondering  how  I would do that without people thinking I have been brainwashed into some cult or that it is some sort of scam! You see over this past week I have experienced and seen some of the most amazing things that I want to share with the world and I am truly buzzing….

On the 2nd May, I boarded a plane bound for Sitges in Spain. This wasn’t a holiday, this was a chance to spend some time with my up lines and to learn more about the business I am in…

31349929_10216522592208157_8092431398338495798_n.jpg

The day we left had already been a very special day with someone coming back into my life, so I felt like I was already flying high above the clouds…

were off.jpg

We got to our apartment in the early hours of the morning and after a few hours sleep and lots of coffee we spent some time around Sitges having breakfast

 

 

 

After breakfast a trip to Barcelona was in order 🙂 On leaving Sitges it was sunny and warm, however in Barcelona it was raining, but that didn’t stop us having fun… We walked around the city looking at things and taking it all in…..

 

 

 

After Barcelona, we went back to Sitges to our room and got ready to go and have some dinner…. One of the ladies in our group had just reached pink status so our lovely up line bought a bottle of champagne to recognise this….

 

 

 

Only trouble was this champagne led to more alcohol and dodgy dancing from me in a gay nightclub which was right next door to our apartments 🙂 , but what a blast that night was….. Especially when they tried to get us to leave and had to play, so long, farewell to get us to leave lol…..  Well they shouldn’t have made us feel so welcome in the nightclub lol.

 

The next day I woke up feeling not too bad… Although Ally did have to put me to bed the night before lol…. ….

This day I was so looking forward to as it was the start of the Global Leaders summit 2018…. As soon as you walk into the auditorium the music is pumping and the DJ is rocking that place so much that you just cannot help but dance 🙂

 

Today was our registration day and our FREE swag day eeekkkk…. I was not disappointed….

In our pack we were given a charm, a phone charger, pop sock which attaches to your phone so you can take the perfect selfie without it shaking…. A drinks bottle, badges, A purse, Lip gloss and blusher and much more….. This company just keeps on giving…..

 

For today’s session we got to meet the vice presidents for each country. These VP’s are just amazing.. They are funny and kind and just so full of knowledge…. We got to meet Tori Poulter the chief sales officer… Tori was having pictures taken with people and I asked for one…. I am 5ft and Tori is a stunning tall lady…. Tori said ” I know what’s wrong with this picture” and brought her top half down to my level.. Amazing lady that thinks of others way more than herself….

The session started with this video which I will just let you watch rather than explain it:

 

Later on we got to meet Louise White the VP for the UK and Ireland in a separate session where one of the founders, Melanie Huscroft came into the session and spoke to us…. What other company founder comes in and talks to people? Melanie gave this quote which struck a cord with me….

If you want to be happy for a day – Go fishing,
If you want to be happy for a week – Buy a new car,
If you want to be happy for a lifetime – Make it your mission to serve others… 

Part of this serving others came in the form of the service incentive trip to Hawaii… Here the company revamped a women’s shelter buying all new items, toys, white goods for the kitchen, a new minibus…. They painted and decorated and even the founders got stuck in with everything…. You can see more of this trip here:

The next day we had more training and got to meet Bob Heilig who helps with personal branding and much more… What an inspiration he is to listen to….

I also got to meet this amazing man…. You may think there is nothing special about Diego, but he is a male make up artist recognised by our company which is mainly women… That’s a huge step…

 

 

Not only did the company provide us with lunch and breakfast and had given us free swag the day before…. Today they gave us a make up bag and 2 lots of eyeshadow…..

 

During our next lot of training, something magical happened…. If you don’t know a lot about this company, then let me tell you about the foundation that this company is built on…..

In the beautiful mountains of Utah there is a building call the ‘Haven Retreat’ and that building is a place that women who are survivors of childhood sexual abuse can go for help for free… All they have to do is get themselves there…

https://www.youniquefoundation.org/the-haven-retreat/

On the first day of our training we were given a goal to raise as much money as possible to send 3 people to this retreat….

It was during one of our training sessions that it was discovered one of the ladies who was here for the training is a survivor of childhood sexual abuse. A team who were here together discovered this and stood up and clubbed together the flight money for her! They had never met this lady, but they felt the need to help her…. This is what being a Ysister is all about… I cried so much for this lady……

I came away from my time in Sitges with new found confidence and friends. I had ladies who I didn’t know tell me they believed in me and I felt like I could take on anything and win every time…..

I now believe in myself because others believed in me ….

Thank you Sitges for an amazing time x x x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Advertisements

Fabulous Friday 

So this is one of my first picture collages using the new Moonstruck 3D Finer Lashes +

https://www.youniqueproducts.com/melbourner/products/view/US-11101-03

and the splash liquid lipstick in Sentimental 

https://www.youniqueproducts.com/melbourner/products/view/US-21804-00#.WSlSqvXTWf0

The top right hand picture is my eye with no mascara on and the 2nd one down is with the mascara on… You can also just wear the transplanting gel on it’s own without the fibers! 

I applied the lipstick at 07.00am and then I went to university all day, so I was talking, eating and drinking and not once did I have to reapply it! Normally with my lipstick I have to reapply it at least once, but this stayed until 22.30 when I needed makeup wipes to remove it! That was 15.5 hours of talking, eating, drinking, pursing my lips together! I will say though because I believe in being honest, that by the time I took it off it was starting to fade in the middle and was only leaving the outline, but that’s not bad for 15.5 hours wear! 

The same for the mascara, it needed no touch ups at all! It was easy to apply and if you know me then you’ll know that I am clumsy lol… It also stayed all day as well! 

I have to say that when I saw all my friends doing this I thought yeah yeah, it cannot be that good, but it really is… I am also not one for wearing vibrant colours as I would rather fade into the background than stick out, but I felt like I wanted to stand out in this colour! My lips felt amazing all day. Hey never once dried out and felt moisturised and soft…. 

If you would like ore information, please do pop along to https://www.facebook.com/melsbalmyarmy/

#lipstick #lip #lipstain #lipstains #splash #moisture #moisturesurge #sentimental #allday #alldaywear #mascara #mascaras #3d #moodstruck #lashes #fiber #transplantinggel #beauty #confidence #black #colourpop #standout #amazing #beautiful #women #melsbarmyarmy #makeup #eyes 

<3 Confidence comes with practice <3 

So people that know me now that I’m mouthy and sometimes a little inappropriate as well, but believe it or not, I have no confidence at all…. Most of the time I blag it, so when my colleague suggested I video opening my new presenters kit, I initially said yes, but then afterwards I was like “what the hell have I said yes for”! 

I tried videoing it, but a 5 minute video took over an hour to upload as I have bad WiFi! So instead I decided to bite the bullet and go live! 

So here are my 2 videos for you to watch 🙂 

https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=10155130907780470&id=603065469

https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=10155130941220470&id=603065469
And this is the kit I talk about in the video…. 

If you’d like to know more, please do come along to my Facebook page and ask away 

https://www.facebook.com/melsbalmyarmy/
If you’d like to have a look at more products, have a look at my website here: 

https://www.youniqueproducts.com/melbourner
If you’d like to hold an online party where all you do is reap the wards then please do message me on my Facebook page

#youniquemakeup #younique #makeup #confidence #lipstick #eyeshadow #brows #browpencil #makeupbrushes #lipstain #samples #mascara #3dmascara #3dfibrelashes 

Make up mad

£300 worth of make up for £69! Why not be a kitnapper and just buy the kit for yourself and not join! No strings!

For more information visit : Balmy Army

Currently the kit contains

£12 Y-Cash
Younique-branded, oval case
Coupon for Younique-branded, purple faux-leather makeup bag
Moodstruck 3D Fiber Lashes+
Moodstruck Addiction Shadow Palette 1**
Splurge Cream Shadow — Hopeful
Moodstruck Precision Brow Liner
Moodstruck Precision Pencil Eyeliner — Perfect
Moodstruck Splash Liquid Lipstick — Sentimental
Moodstruck Precision Pencil Lip Liner — Plush
Moodstruck Minerals Lucrative Lip Gloss — Lucid
Younique Royalty Pore Purifying Cleanser
Younique Royalty Uplift Beauty Serum
Younique Royalty Rose Water Toning Spritz
Deluxe Eye Brush
Angled Shadow/Sponge Brush
Younique Royalty Detoxifying Mask Sample Sachet (3)
Touch Foundation Sample Card
White Status Presenter Charm
ZenPrint Promotional Card
Catalog — March 2017
Presenter Guide

**Presenter Kit contents are subject to change

Come and join my facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/melsbalmyarmy

 

Be kind to yourself 

This is so true! The way in which you behave towards yourself, sets the way in which you treat others! Be kind to yourself to help you to be kind to others ❤ 

Uplift, Empower, validate 

I am so excited I can barely stand it! I’m starting off my 2017 with a new adventure and can’t wait to get started! Here’s to an amazing year! 😍


#new ventures #beautiful #beauty 

Mel’s Balmy Army

I am proud to announce that I am now part of the beauty family ❤ 
As a small business owner, I would really appreciate your support.. Even if you don’t click like on my page, I would love it if you could take 2 minutes to share it: 

https://www.facebook.com/melsbalmyarmy/

https://www.youniqueproducts.com/melbourner/party/6760144/view