Katie’s Story

We had the opportunity to work with Photographer Jill Demianiw of Luxe Images by Jill. We were asked if we were available for a photo shoot. One where the makeup request would be dark, smokey makeup, looking as though it had been on a few days. Kind of heroine chic. Our creativity loves these kinds of opportunities, and we joined this edgy concept of a shoot!

Little did I know, when I read the story of Katie, that I would be so deeply impacted by her words. This disease can be crippling. It has affected so many people, and its story has not been told in a way that Katie so eloquently and descriptively tells it. Please read her story. It is a humbling one that is brilliantly captured by Jill. The painful journey that is Fibromyalgia.

Makeup by Molly. Hair by Katie and Jill

This is Katie’s story…

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It began with the numbness and tingling in my feet… the doctors said it was the Reynaud’s getting worse or maybe just because I was a girl… Then the headaches got worse…

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