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Laura Alejandra

Laura Alejandra
Laura Alejandra is a Florida-based blogger, writer and born storyteller. Born and raised in Colombia, she is obsessed with musicals, anime and manga, Instagram (@introducinglaura), romance novels, EDM music, weightlifting, and recreating every cooking recipe found on Pinterest. When she is not taking spontaneous weekend trips, (or wishing she was) she can be found on Twitter (@introducinglau), talking about her experiences living in the United States as an immigrant—and just about life in general. Her blog is

How I Learned to Own My Beautiful & Appreciate My Amazing

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This is what I looked like in my teenage years: I had a thick, long mane of dark curls that cascaded down my back and bounced with every move. My eyes were luminous and framed by thick, long lashes. My lips were pouty and red. My smile...

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