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…

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…

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…

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…

Victoria Beckham for Estée Lauder

Last year Estée Lauder and Victoria Beckham launched an amazingly successful mini makeup collection. The collection was incredible, the eyeshadows are beautiful with huge amounts of pigment and blend amazingly well. Well because it was so successful they are launching a new collection which is on counter in Brown Thomas and it is bigger and better than…

Urban Decay is heating up!

You know the age old story, new cool makeup brand makes huge waves in the cosmetic industry. Everyone is talking about it, more importantly everyone is buying it. Then the bigger companies take an interest and buy them, leaving the creators of the brand extraordinarily rich, Francois Nars actually bought an Island when he sold…

CHANEL Fall/Winter Collection

There is something really magical happening in the labs at Chanel since the new Global Creative Makeup and Color Designer Lucia Pica arrived. This new collection looks all kinds of beautiful with some really clever products that will replace three products in your makeup bag, I do love a product that eliminates the need to carry more…

NARS announce Bella Hadid as new campaign model

She is for sure the model of the moment with major campaigns all over the globe, but I don’t think she has ever looked this good! In true NARS style the makeup is so simple and elegant that it almost made me cry. Very few brands do makeup like this, most of them want to…

Clinique’s BIY pigment drops

These landed on shelves this month, I am a bit behind on my blogging as I ended up in hospital and was recovering for a while. But these Blend It Yourself pigment drops are kind of magic. You add a drop of the pigment to your moisturiser of choice and it becomes your foundation. One…

Debenhams

There is something wonderful going on in Debenhams on Henry Street. Their beauty hall has just become one of the hottest places to shop for makeup in Dublin. With exclusive brands, and some of them are just impeccable available it is definitely worth a visit. Firstly they now have a Makeup Forever counter that is…