We are bombarded by beauty products day in and day out; on tv, in shops, in magazines etc. We slather them on our faces, pat them on our bodies and smooth them through our hair, often without even knowing what is really in them. A large majority of the time, the products we use are packed… Continue reading Earth Month #1; Eco-friendly brands
ANOTHER new foundation?! I hear you say! Yes, things are certainly getting a bit cray here at A Tiny Slice of Kate. Foundation is my new nail polish... in that I NEED everything new that comes out. I'm a regular user of the L'Oreal cult classic "True Match" foundation but recently I thought I'd shake things… Continue reading L’Oreal Infallible 24hr Foundation; My Thoughts
No matter if we want to admit it or not, we all like to be pampered. These days there's spas, beauty salons and hundreds of beauty aisles in our local stores. There are endless "pamper products" but what we often forget is that we have an array of natural beauty products right at our fingertips..… Continue reading Budget Beauty; Beauty products from your kitchen
Like a bold child, or defiant teen, I've resisted eye lash curlers because I was told over and over again, how great they were. I always thought I was too lazy to be bothered with the whole eyelash curling step. Pretty much every beauty blog I read and tutorial I watch, tells me it's the most… Continue reading Reunited with eyelash curlers
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
There's always that one friend who is around to give you invaluable advice and an honest opinion. Which lipstick shade suits you and can you really carry off that glitter eye shadow?! Sali Hughes is just that friend. For years, I have read her columns on The Gaurdian's website and I've pretty much always taken… Continue reading “Pretty Honest” by Sali Hughes; My Thoughts
I bet that caught your attention! Charlotte Tilburry is the one name that is guaranteed to send excited chills down any make-up lovers spine. There is no denying that Ms. Tilbury is definitely the lady of the moment. Famously known as the main make-up artist to stars such as Kate Moss, her make-up range… Continue reading A Tiny Slice of Kate meets Charlotte Tilbury
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!
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!