There are few things in this world I consider myself an expert on.. but tea is hands down one of them. Not only is it comforting but it also has some pretty great health benefits. When I'm not nursing a giant mug of Lyons, I'm usually reaching for one of these bad boys... Turmeric This… Continue reading 4 Health-boosting herbal teas to try
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!
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
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
I'm far too flaky and un-organised to keep up with the whole "monthly favourites" jig, so I thought it would make more sense to share my current favourites; things I've been using and enjoying over the past while! -The Body Shop Body Butter in Passion Fruit: Let's be fair, they are all bloomin' marvelous but… Continue reading My Current Favourites 🙂