Before I get started, can I just say, how lovely has the weather been over the weekend in the UK. Normally, you mention the words Bank Holiday and it rains non stop. This weekend has been the hottest days of the year, and everyone seems to be smiling and embracing the sunshine. BLISS Anyway, back to my travels. As i mentioned, I left Australia with ambition to get the Clarins makeup artist job, based in…

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After an epic 6 months I came home to the UK for a month while I processed my visa for Australia. The one place I had been dreaming of visiting since I was young. Like anything when you are waiting, time goes really slowly and I seem to be holding my breath for an eternity! December 1998 my visa came through, my flight was booked and I was back in Heathrow airport waiting for the…

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So what now? My world had opened up, and I was eager and excited to explore. I took a 2 week holiday to Thailand with 2 friends I had made in Japan, then it was back to the UK. I had been back for 12 days when I was packing my bag again. I had been introduced to a woman running beauty salons on ocean liners. We had a conversation, she put me through for…

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