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…

Now, I am fully aware that I have been AWOL for ages, any freelancers out there will know that this time of year is tax return time and it is proper hell! I have spend the past three weeks trying to figure out how to file my own taxes, accountant fees can but outrageous and…

Urban Veda

Recently I tried Urban Veda, I actually had a facial with them in a pop up salon. The brand is based on Ayurveda’s holistic health and wellbeing system which originated in the Himalayas 5000 years ago, so there are literally thousands of years of knowledge and practice being used in this affordable brand. Ayurveda is based…

NARS Man Ray collection

I am not going to mention the C word as it is still October, but this collection is on counter now and you really don’t want to miss it! Inspired by revolutionary artist Man Ray it is proper amazing. Man Ray was an American artist and photographer who spent most of his working life in…

Dry Lips be GONE!!

I love me a good lip balm, I pretty much have one in every coat pocket, desk, beside my bed, in the car basically anywhere I sit for extended periods. I have tried them all, I particularly love ones that are deeply hydrating, my lips get very dry from now until spring, the central heat…

Urban Decay’s Troublemaker Mascara

Apparently this mascara is sex proof……. I obvs didn’t test this out but let me tell you this is the best mascara to join the party in quite a while. I tested it out on a few people to really give it a good trial. One of my models has short fine lashes and she…

Victoria Beckham x Estée Lauder

Last week I was invited along to a presentation to launch Victoria Beckham x Estée Lauder collection in Brown Thomas. This is Victoria’s second collection for the brand and it has grown hugely this time and I have to say it’s beautiful! We were told that there would be no photo opportunities so when the…

Boys & Girls from Tom Ford

There are now 100 mini Tom Ford lipsticks available, yes I did say 100. The Boys & Girls collections a lot of them limited are available in Brown Thomas and they are fab. The Boys, cased in the classic black & gold packaging are my favourites, with ten mattes in the collection now, these are…

Deciem

  I was in Toronto last week for the premier of my Glenn’s new movie which had its international premier at TIFF (Toronto International Film Festival). The film is brilliant, Glenn is the co-writer along with the director Rebecca Daly. I even went into the ugly cry at one of the scenes. You will all…

Clarins Autumn Collection

Clarins in the past couple of years are totally killing it. They have launched some major new products. This season they are not disappointing us. With some super easy to use eye liner and some cream shadows to die for! First up is the new lippy’s these rich high moisture content but also with an…

In a world of matte lipsticks Giorgio Armani have launched, possibly my favourite lipstick launch this year, Ecstasy Shine. These delicious high-shine lipsticks will have your lips looking healthy and happy in just one application. It is a multi-purpose lipstick, moisturises like a lip balm, colours like a lipstick and shines like a gloss, a…