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!
The big C is approaching which ultimately means shopping stress right? WRONG! I've trawled the online stores to find you my pick of the best gifts to get that special someone this Christmas. Kicking off my trio of posts is my "Gifts under 15 Euro/ Stocking Fillers". So grab a cuppa, sit back and prepare… Continue reading Christmas Gift Guide: Gifts under 15 Euro / Stocking Fillers
We've all been there, be it from feeling under the weather, tough day at work or just generally feeling down in the dumps, there are days when we all need a pick me up.. Here are a few of my favs that are budget friendly with little or no effort involved. Fluffy socks and a… Continue reading Instant pick-me-ups; My tips
One of the most annoying beauty myths around is that we need to use large amounts of a product in order to reap the most benefits! We've all read the labels : "Apply a generous layer" ,"slather a thick layer"... while this feels good on your skin and can sometimes be fun, it's also completely… Continue reading Beauty Myths: Busted #1: Over-using Products
Anyone who has ever encountered me will probably know that I am a huge Tea fiend. While I will always remain faithful to my trusty Lyons.. every now and again, I like to dabble in something a little bit more interesting. Herbal teas, known for their links with weight loss and incredible skin benefits, have… Continue reading My Cup of Tea…
The world is still pretty much in a Naked palette frenzy and I don't think that's about to change any time soon. Everyone and their neighbours' nan seems to have their hands on one of them and rightly so, but for those looking to save their pennies on a waaaay cheaper similar palette, I think… Continue reading W7 “In the Buff” palette – A drugstore Naked palette dupe?
Phew, the last month has gone by so quickly in a blur of work, sleep, work, sleep. Sometimes, with all the beauty chatter on here, I forget to check in with y'all. No fear, my usual make-up chit chat will proceed as normal but for now, I thought I'd grab a mug of tea and… Continue reading A quick cuppa and a catch-up…
Well I'm sure by now we are very aware that it is bloody freezing outside! One minute I was buying ice-lollies in Tesco and now I'm trying to dig out my favourite leather gloves from the mess that is my wardrobe. Winter is truly on it's way and in my books, this means only one… Continue reading Winter Lips; Sorted!
I always say, if there was one thing I could change about myself, it would be to worry and stress less. I worry and stress about everything from the extreme right down to the teeniest of problems. I even find myself worrying about things that have not or probably never will happen. Sometimes the worry… Continue reading Sleepingbootay Life: Don’t worry, be Happy?
Hey Guys, So today I was thinking about stress and how prominently it exists in our world today. Personally, I get stressed so much, even over the teeniest of things and I know from experience that this stress has some undesirable effects. Of course stress can cause some dangerous health effects such as heart problems, high blood pressure,… Continue reading Beauty and the (stress) Beast