JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Avenues Shopping mall honored a armed forces mom of two with a lavish makeover and browsing spree on Friday — completely free of charge of expense.

Jennifer Fosky, a trauma nurse, was selected immediately after she entered a “Military Mom Makeover” contest on the Avenues Shopping mall Instagram webpage.

The Avenues Shopping mall reported the idea was surrounded by celebrating moms.

“We did this giveaway through Mother’s Day,” Ashlee Schneider, Avenues Malls spokesperson, explained. “We just want to display appreciation for the military services community.”

Fosky experienced an full working day to store ‘til she dropped. She bought outfits from Dillards, and makeup from Mac Cosmetics — she also bought jewellery from Pandora and macarons from Le Macaron Franchise!

Just before and soon after shots of Jennifer Fosky, who been given a free makeover sponsored by the Avenues Malls (Avenues Malls)

Fosky claimed her spouse has been in the military for 12 many years. Though he spends a great deal of time absent from the spouse and children, Fosky would make guaranteed to preserve him close. She keeps a plush doll of her partner tucked in her purse!


“Once he was gone, I understood how I enjoy him,” Fosky mentioned. “I mainly went from having to enable to currently being a one mother for a little little bit.”

Fosky is a mom of two and said her daughter assists her out a whole lot by reminding her to get a nap, for instance. She also has a 3-12 months-aged son, who she mentioned constantly suggests “Hi, daddy!” every time he sees an airplane.

“He doesn’t understand that daddy simply cannot come residence,” Fosky claimed. “There’s only so considerably you can do to make him fully grasp.”

Chat of the City Boutique was a person of the function sponsors, and Bryanetta Humphrey stated, “Being a element of the Navy Mom’s Makeover provides us the opportunity to give again to the support members’ family members that often give so a lot for us.”

“I’m just content to have a day to myself. It is tough, but we are virtually midway as a result of,” Fosky explained.

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