Rheumatoid ArthritisBeauty

Getting Ready With RA: 8 Easy Beauty and Style Tips

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Schedule In a Slow Start

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Strategize Shower Time

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Wash Your Hair Only as Needed

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Choose an Easy-to-Style Haircut

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Switch to Products With Uncomplicated Packaging

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Streamline Your Makeup Routine

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Tamara Bellis

Skip the Buttons and Zippers

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Focus on Your Body

Cathy Kramer

Cathy Kramer


Cathy Kramer has been married longer than not and is a mom to two young adults plus an aging border collie. She splits her days/nights between two community colleges as an ESL/ABE instructor. She is a strong believer in gratitude and attempts to leave a smile everywhere she goes. Cathy shares her positive voice as an advocate in the rheumatoid arthritis (RA), chronic illness, and self-care communities. Her ongoing journey with RA can be found on her blog The Life and Adventures of Cateepoo. She often hangs out @cateepoo88 on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.

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