Wednesday, April 9, 2008

Jamie Lee Curtis, Oprah, and Sagging Arms

"I did it all but, you know what, it didn't work. The fraud is it doesn't work; it doesn't work because there are complications, and I got them all."

"It doesn't work because you still look in the mirror and you see the fraud of what you were trying to do."

That was Jamie Lee Curtis, yesterday on Oprah, talking about her nightmares with plastic surgery.

At one point Jamie told Oprah about how she was horrified when she watched footage of her last visit, and when she was waving goodbye to the crowd she felt her arm wiggling in the opposite way.

This was when she was 34. Now, turning 50, she spoke about about she went about it all the wrong way. Instead of eating sensibly and getting a proper personal training program, she opted for the knife, a mistake she deeply regrets.

You may have considered perusing the same option. Although this is often in a fleeting moment of sheer disgust when you realize how you have let yourself go. In that moment of desperation the scalpel seems like the last reasonable choice.

But I want you to take a deep breath think about this for a moment.

You, like so many women out there, might feel like you have no other choice if you are ever going to be happy with the way you look. But this simply does not have to be the case.

I am here to tell you that you CAN achieve the body you want, and you CAN do it without surgery, pills, starvation, and all other torturous methods of self flagellation.

If you want the body that you have always dreamed about, and you aren't willing to subject yourself to the dangerous "shortcut" methods that Jamie spoke about, then it's time to get your