Christmas Gift Guide 2016

I always loved Christmas, my house would have rivalled the Griswolds with lights attached to anything stationery. But then working and owning salons took the joy out of christmas for me. You would have been working for the whole month of December, no days off, really long hours and busy busy every day. Now since…

Christmas gift guide #4

Who doesn’t want better skin?? No matter how much time or effort you put into your skin there’s always something more you can be doing. Weather it’s using a new fancy serum or trying out a brand new really active cleanser. I know I’m always harping on about using active skincare, but honestly you’ll thank…

Christmas gift guide #3

This guide is all about tools! Facial cleansing brushes, makeup brushes, lash curlers and all the things that make your skin & makeup better!     First up is Clarisonic, these magical facial brushes possibly the best thing to happen to our skin. What they do is clean your skin way deeper than using a cleanser…

Christmas Gift Guide #2

This guide is all about makeup! More specifically eye shadows palettes. Every girls second (really first) love. And there are loads of amazing offerings this year.     First up is this BEAUTIFUL palette from Bobbi Brown, I managed to get my hands on one a few weeks ago and it has fast become a regular…

Christmas Gift Guide #1

Well, now it’s December so I think it’s ok to talk about Christmas and all fabulous gifts that are waiting to be purchased.     The only bad thing about not wanting to start Christmas until, you know it’s December, is that I may have already missed some of the cool stuff. Because apparently some people…

Beautiful Christmas Part 4

What could possibly be a nicer gift then the gift of great skin? Good skincare really is the gift that keeps on giving. There are a few tools and ingredients that I couldn’t survive without (I know that’s just a tad dramatic!). The first on the list is Clarisonic, these magic skin brushes are incredible…

Beautiful Christmas Part Three

This post is not about beauty products it’s about beautiful products! We as a country have the most beautiful history with textiles. We make the most magnificent wool & lace in the world. But sadly it’s so expensive to produce here our heritage is being lost to far off lands. But more and more designers…

Beautiful Christmas Hair!!

At this time of year we all NEED our hair to be party fabulous but Mother Nature has a sick sense of humour and gives us wind, rain and there’s talk of snow (buurrrrrrr). So what we need to help us out are some mega hair hair products and tools that will help us create…

Beautiful Christmas Part One

Sorry for the absence from Beauty Baked, it’s been an incredibly busy time. Busy with work and busy falling in love with our new goddaughter, who arrived in October. She’s the most beautiful little girl. See below for proof. In this year’s series of Beautiful Christmas I’m firstly looking at Irish brands. It’s important to…

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…