Em is the face behind The Illusive Femme blog. You can follow her on Instagram here or have a read of her blog here.
"I may come across as bubbly and confident, but I'm actually an anxious, nervous creature in most foreign social situations.
I also struggle with anxiety and find it pretty hard to manage sometimes. Turning into a shaking, dizzy mess isn't fun. To top it off I find myself comparing myself to other people all too often.
I need to work on that."
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Six months ago we came up with a concept of "warriors" as a theme for a photoshoot for Sunbella because, let's be honest; you need to have courage to carry a parasol (regardless of how stylish it is) and it is essentially a shield that can prevent some skin cancer battles.