Author Archives: Shannon Barber

About Shannon Barber

I am a strange little human that likes pie and shiny.

Struggle Bus Naturals Post- Curl pattern or nah?

Hello my fellow Struggle Bus Naturals. So hey…..hey boo. A few weeks ago yours truly had a wee bit of a hair meltdown. We all have them. Whether it is a setback an oops etc. My last one you can … Continue reading

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Skin Care updates.

Hello darlings. Let’s talk about skin care today and the state of my skin and whatnot. For reference. I am 40 will be turning 41 in March. Very VERY oily skin that is prone to: Peeling Rashes Dehydration Major hyperpigmentation … Continue reading

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Aromaleigh- Indie Make up Review

Hello darlings. Long ago yours truly was SUPER HEAVILY into indie make up. I bought a lot of it and sort of fell off of it. Not long ago Aromaleigh came across my FB feed and I hadn’t bought anything … Continue reading

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Wardrobe and stretchiness.

This upcoming move has given me the nudge I needed to really get to work on redoing my wardrobe. As an aging Goth, while my heart yearns for the fanciest of frills and tight lacing and leather and whatnot, reality … Continue reading

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2018 Priorities and Shit

Holy shitballs it is 2018. I don’t do resolutions because I find the whole culture of that to be so shamey and gross. So instead let’s talk about priorities. So far, my number one priority in 2018 is getting the … Continue reading

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2017 for the Struggle Bus Natural.

About the last one for the year y’alls. I’m gonna look at hair stuff. SOoooo y’all. I had intended to make this big dramatic post, patting myself on the back and twerking in joy because I found a braid extension … Continue reading

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2017…look back at it Make up Edition

2017 hot garbage we know. SO let’s talk about make up that rocked my lil world. *Again affiliate links, y’all know. Foundation: NYX PROFESSIONAL MAKEUP Total Control Drop Foundation. – Y’all. Y’ALL. 14$. The MOST adjustable coverage. I love this … Continue reading

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