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Celebrating Yourself: 3 Empowering Life Lessons in Perspective, Guilt, & Boundaries

When was the last time you were taking the time celebrating yourself? This weekend I had a very worthwhile reason that I needed to take the time celebrating me. I celebrated another trip around the sun for me. I’ve reached 42 years of life officially. Most days I love spending my time behind the boudoir […]

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Aging Gracefully While Embracing Your Sexuality

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The phrase aging is a privilege is a bit oversimplified. Not only is aging a privilege, it can also be confusing. No longer do we fit into the traditional view of what is sexy, but the clothes we purchase shift to arguably unsexy attire. We are still sexual human beings, but with age, it almost […]

Embracing Your Main Character in Boudoir – Be Whoever You Want to Be

You are watching a movie, and brilliant things are happening. The main character’s energy is thrilling, and you are on the edge of your seat to see how they pull through. Maybe she gets the guy. Maybe she learns she is a badass exactly how she is, but either way, you wish for even a […]

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The Art of Sensuality: Unleashing the Power of the French Women

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French women are the epitome of sensuality, allure, and grace. Throughout history, French women have been envied and emulated for their innate ability to intertwine sensuality with everyday life. From their effortless style to their captivating confidence, French women are undeniably magnetic. But what sets French women apart from the rest of us? The deeper […]

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The Importance of Pro Boudoir Hair and Makeup for Your Photoshoot

Boudoir Photography at The Girlfriend Experience is all about luxury. We want you to walk in as you are so we can pamper you for the entirety of your session. That means we don’t just recommend professional hair and makeup, we provide it. We’re ready for you to sit back, relax, and let us do […]

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Capturing Confidence: The Goal of Boudoir Photography

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Struggling with self-confidence is an epidemic. We’re constantly bombarded with filtered images of beautiful people and the constant drag on life. It’s no wonder that capturing confidence in photographs seems impossible. Too many people believe they are not photogenic, and their confidence plummets when they hear negative feedback. Before they know it, they are in […]

Mid-Year Self Care Check In: Fall in Love with Life Again

Hey GFE Babes! It’s officially June. We’re half way through the year already! This week I wanted to take a moment to write out a mid-year self care check-in. So, How are you? Truly. Are you taking care of yourself as you should be?  Or are you burnt out as can be even only half […]

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Men’s Boudoir Photography: 3 Empowering Ways Men Can Do It Too

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Men’s boudoir isn’t a common thing you may have heard of previously. However, boudoir isn’t just for women in lingerie. It’s also for men too. Historically speaking, boudoir photography captures alluring and intimate images of feminine sensuality, making it no surprise when people usually think of women when talking about boudoir. Yet we’ve all seen […]

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Boudoir Photoshoot Prep FAQ: Skin 101

One common question our boudoir clients ask about is how to prep and prepare their skin for their photoshoot. We get it! You’re not used to being in front of the camera. And chances are, you’re the photographer in your family, capturing all the memorable images of your family that you barely have pictures of […]

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