No matter what anybody says, there's a HUGE difference between surfing the aisles of Boots and sauntering up to the luxury beauty counters of your local department stores. Even the most beauty savvy gal, can be intimidated at the thought of dealing with the whole process. Here are a few tips, that I myself… Continue reading How to shop at Beauty Counters
I put my hands up and admit that my skin care routine changes like the weather! My skin changes season to season, rain to sunshine so my routine needs to adapt accordingly. Recently, my skin suffered a pretty nasty reaction which made my skin angry, very dry and even more sensitive than usual. To combat… Continue reading My Current Skincare Routine (Combination/Sensitive Skin)
Every now and again, somebody comes along and changes the way you think about life. In my early teens it was Oprah, and now that I'm in my early 20's, it's skincare extraodonaire Caroline Hirons. A few years ago, I could talk the hind legs off a donkey about make-up, but skincare was still one… Continue reading Skincare Tips; What I’ve learned from Caroline Hirons!
New Years has arrived and I can almost hear the diet and detox discussions which will take over the world within the next few days. The vegetarian/ vegan diet has been the centre of many health discussions over the past year due to the rise of more and more juices bars and vegan/ veggie… Continue reading Being a Vegetarian
Squeeeeee, the day has FINALLY come for the BIG REVEAL! If some of you didn't know, I took part in the Irish Beauty Blogger Secret Santa this year run by the lovely Aisling from Total Makeup Addict. Before I get stuck into the reveal, I just want to give serious props to Aisling for running… Continue reading Irish Beauty Blogger Secret Santa Reveal 2014!
I think it's fair to say that the Pixiwoo sisters have never put a foot wrong when it comes to their cosmetics career. Not only are they successful make-up artists to the stars but they also run a fabulous YouTube channel and have their own range of make-up brushes which are ranted and raved about… Continue reading Real Techniques Miracle Complexion Sponge; My thoughts
So by now you've gotten the brows of your dreams but you need the tools to keep up the maintenance, well I've got you covered in today's final instalment of brow week. Here are some of my all time favourite products for keeping my brows in shape. Sleek Eyebrow Stylist: Literally the only brow pencil… Continue reading Brow week #5: Brow products I love and a Giveaway!
So far in brow week, we've talked about the best brow inspirations out there and various eyebrow shaping techniques including threading and waxing but what about good ol fashioned DIY tweezing? If you want to take charge of your brows in the comfort of your home then read some of my top tips to keeping… Continue reading Brow week # 4: My Top Brow Tips
Yesterday, I discussed my experience with threading but to keep things interesting, I thought I'd share with you another of my favourite hair removal techniques: waxing at Benefit's Brow Bar. Waxing was the second type of hair removal I'd tried after tweezing and I've always been impressed with the result. I've tried numerous places for… Continue reading Brow week #3: Waxing @ Benefit Brow Bar; My Experience
2014 saw the end to my threading-virginity, and it only hurt a little 😉 I'll admit that I was always wary of threading, it looked terrifying and I couldn't get my head around the method. After lots of hesitation, I finally decided to give it a go and I actually LOVED it! Threading is very… Continue reading Brow week #2: Threading @ The Body Shop; My Experience