La Roche-Posay, Effaclar K

I was first introduced to the Effaclar range from La Roche-Posay while I was in Cannes for the Film Festival three years ago. I had gone to France for the premier of My Glenn’s feature film, The Other Side of Sleep, which was selected for the Cannes Film Festival (it’s available to purchase now in…

Beautiful Christmas 3

I love nothing better than a bargin, especially at this time of year. With all of the crazy shopping it’s so refreshing to buy something that saves you money. Every brand has offers on stuff but not many can match the incredible value that Smashbox are offering this year. Huge savings are to be had,…

Beautiful Christmas 2,

Every year Crème de la Mer bring out some rather lovely christmas gift ideas. This year they have the amazing Vanity Case that I wrote about here., but if your budget does not quite fit that they have some gifts that are much more accessible. The Luminous Essentials Starter Set has a of RRP €340 and is…

Beautiful Christmas Part 1

If like me you have decided to ignore that Christmas is rapidly approaching, and now you need help in finding the perfect Christmas gift these posts are for you. Every year the cosmetic brands have so many choices of gifts, many of them have mega free gift with purchase also. Which means that you get…

I am in love with these new hair products!

L’Oreal have brought out this amazing new line of products that are specifically designed to add texture to your hair. The #TXT range has four products in the range. Supersizing Spray is like backcombing in a bottle great for adding volume, you can use it in only the areas that you want to add volume…

Christmas Party Makeup Looks

I worked on this shoot recently for The Irish Independent using products from the Brown Thomas Beauty Hall. Here’s how to create the perfect looks for the party season. Look 1: Metallic Smokey Eye Roz Foundation- Armani Maestro Compact Eye shadow- Tom Ford Seductive Rose Eyeliner- Mac Black Kohl Eyeliner Mascara- Armani Eyes to Kill…

Beautiful Irish Christmas 2

Another amazing gift this christmas would be a great pair of gloves. One Irish designer who’s gloves have featured in so many of the shoots and shows that I have worked on this year is Paula Rowan. She designs them here and they are handcrafted in Italy, they use beautiful quality leather and embellishments. She designed…

Beautiful Irish Christmas

The silly season is upon us. Which some of us are delighted about (me being one of those). I know some people find the whole shopping for gifts a mare, hopefully this series of post will take some of the pain out of buying gifts. I am starting the series with Irish made gifts, I…

Sorry for the Radio Silence

Sorry for the radio silence for the past week or so. I have had the craziest two weeks, I have traveled the country and didn’t have time to do anything! We had Glenn’s brothers wedding last weekend in Belfast, which I baked the cakes for, did the brides hair and makeup, I also did makeup…