2018, what’s to come

2017 was a pretty shit year to be honest, we had a death in the family that shook us to the core and left us all broken. And then to finish the year off I had to have a routine operation which turned into major drama with internal bleeding and a rush to emergency surgery…

Christmas Gift Guide #9

Tom Ford is a god! I am a huge fan of his makeup range, like a huge fan! One of his cream shadows are used every time I do makeup, be it a nude golden brown or a strong colour, nobody can touch their quality. If you’re at a loss for Christmas ideas anything from…

Christmas Gift Guide #8

Bobbi Brown is a powerhouse of a makeup brand. It was the first brand to bring a foundation with a yellow undertone to the market and since then the brand innovate products are firm favourites all over the world. Their Serum foundation that launched last year is incredible, works as both skincare and foundation but…

Christmas Gift Guide #7 Blow the budget

If you really want to spoil someone this Christmas I have the perfect gifts that they will love! First up is this amazing set from Victoria Beckham for Estee Lauder. It comes with six products from her collection, the instant iconic nude lipstick called Victoria, it is really the perfect nude shade. The incredible pressed…

Christmas Gift Guide #6

Everyone loves some home fragrance, like who doesn’t love a good candle burning??? I certainly do, and you will always find my favourites burning in Gleonard Towers. I have a few favourite brands, all of which have a variety of scents to choose from, so you don’t have to get the floral scents that I…

Christmas Gift Guide #5 On a budget under €20

If your group spend up to €20 there’s literally loads out there. This Chrome Kit from Sally Hansen is mega! And in the colour of the moment Rose Gold their nails will get plenty of outings over the festive season. This gift set from Trilogy is brilliant, it has handbag sized products which are perfect…

Christmas Gift Guide #4 On a Budget under €10

You know those presents that people get you just because they have to, and they know that you will never use them and you have to pretend that you like them, I really do try to pretend but my poker face is weak! So weak….. Why don’t people just get you something that you will…

Christmas Gift Guide 3

There are brands that really embrace the silly season, with tonnes of gifts for everyone. Clarins are one of them. This year they have a massive 18 gift sets ranging in price from a very affordable €26 to €92. First up are the two most affordable gifts. Holiday Beautiful eyes has the iconic mascara, possibly…

Christmas Gift Guide #2

What’s a better gift than good skin for Christmas?? There are literally thousands of products out there that help improve the tone, texture and feel of your skin. And this time of year there are some amazing gifts sets with proper savings to be had or gifts with purchase that I’d be delighted to get!…

Christmas gift guide #1 2017

I have to finally give in to Christmas, I really try to ignore it for as long as possible. I am still not allowing it into my house, but so many people are full of Christmas joy and although I want to slap them in the face and scream ‘pull yourself together it’s only December…

XIP Professional

I got these products ages ago, and I’ve been using them religiously since. I’m in love with the bronzing palette, in the palette you get two products the palette. First a matte bronzer that has incredible technology in it that helps reduce the appearance of fine line and wrinkles. What makes this possible is the…

The beauty story at Arnotts

Have you been to Arnotts recently?? I hadn’t been in so long, I tend to buy in BT’s or Dundrum as they are handy. But that’s all going to change, I was invited into Arnotts for breakfast a few weeks ago as they have introduced Cover FX to their catalogue of brands, I’ll talk about…