Saturday, 25 November 2017

Human+Kind Shower Mousse


I have been using the Human + Kind Shower Mousse for a few weeks now and I am in love with them. They smell amazing, they are full of ingredients that are kind to your skin and let's be honest they are just fun to use. 
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Monday, 13 November 2017

REVIEW | The Belle Brush


The lovely Nancy who is the owner of Belle Hair and co-creator of The Belle Brush contacted me a few weeks ago and asked me if I wanted to try out the brush. At the time I kind of wasn't sure if I needed another hairbrush but my instincts were telling me to try it.
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Wednesday, 25 October 2017

A/W Wardrobe Series | Musthaves


The next post in my A/W Wardrobe Series is going to focus on must haves so basically a few pieces that you can mix and match to change up your look and some pieces that are trending this year to update your wardrobe. 
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Saturday, 21 October 2017

The BIG List Of Beauty Advent Calendars


I love a good beauty advent calendar and it seems they get more and more popular every single year. I have emailing landing about them daily and posts constantly popping up on my social media feeds about different ones so I thought I would create one big list of them to make it easier for us all. I will be constantly updating this list as I find more so please drop a comment below if you know of one. 
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Monday, 9 October 2017

Lancôme Teint Idole Ultra Wear Stick & Camouflage


Tonight's blog post is all about the Lancôme Teint Idole Ultra Wear foundation, foundation stick and camouflage concealer. 
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Sunday, 1 October 2017

BEAUTY ON A BUDGET | My Favourite Affordable Makeup Brands


I love treating myself to an expensive, luxury makeup product but something I love a little more than that is shopping from my favourite budget makeup brands. Today's blog post focuses on just a few of my favourite affordable brands.
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Tuesday, 19 September 2017

CND Vinylux Weekly Polish


This blog post is a long time promised but I wanted to make sure it was perfect before I hit that publish button. CND (Creative Nail Design) is a brand I am very passionate about due to my background as a beauty therapist and nail technician. CND are the company behind the famous CND Shellac and of course CND Vinylux Weekly Polish which we will be focusing on today.
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Saturday, 2 September 2017

Tried & Tested | Budget Foundations


Finding the right type and the right shade of foundation is crucial to your makeup look. We all need different things from our foundation and we all have different tastes. For example, I have an oily skin type which is sometimes dehydrated and I like a medium to full or full coverage foundation. Buying expensive products doesn't always mean they are the best. I am and have always been a firm believer that budget brands can be just as good if not better in some cases. 
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Thursday, 31 August 2017

August Beauty Favourites


Can you actually believe tomorrow is September 1st? I am so excited for this month because it's my birthday month and my little boy is starting playschool!! I am so nervous but excited also. Anyway this post is all about products I have been loving this month. 
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Monday, 28 August 2017

NOTE Cosmetics Luminous Silk Quattro Eyeshadows


I have been a HUGE fan of NOTE Cosmetics since it launched here in Ireland almost a year ago. I have tried so much from the budget brand and have yet to find something that I don't adore. Under the microscope today is the NOTE Cosmetics Luminous Silk Quattro Eyeshadows. 
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Saturday, 19 August 2017

The A/W Wardrobe Series | Cosy Knitted Jumpers


As far as I am concerned Summer has been and gone and I am so ready for chunky knitwear, scarves and boots. A new season is like a fresh start so to reflect that I am starting a new series on my blog entitled The Autumn Winter Wardrobe Series. Part one of that series is focused around cosy knitted jumpers but I'm sure you have already guessed that. 
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Thursday, 17 August 2017

ZOEVA Cocoa Blend Palette | First Impressions & Swatches


So earlier today I got a press release to let me know that ZOEVA was going to be launching instore and online to Arnotts this September. It reminded me that I have the ZOEVA Cocoa Blend eyeshadow palette in my makeup drawers for almost a year now and haven't yet used it. Like that is a sin!! 

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Wednesday, 16 August 2017

Ester's Aromas Body Care Products


I am the biggest candle addict going. I have bought so many brands both affordable and expensive through the years but none compare or hold a candle to (pardon the pun) to Ester's Aromas candles. 
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Monday, 24 July 2017

LUSH Cosmetic Warrior Fresh Face Mask


So when I hear or think of LUSH I think of bath bombs, shower jellys and that kinda thing. I never really associated it with actual skincare products to treat your skin. I went into the LUSH store on Grafton street recently to pick up some bath bombs for my little man and ended up leaving with a face mask.
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Wednesday, 12 July 2017

SS17 Fashion Trend | Gingham


Floral print and embroidery is everywhere this Spring Summer but it isn't for everyone. With gingham, there is a very fine line between looking like a picnic blanket and rocking the trend. I have put together a post of some of my favourite pieces from some of my favourite websites. 
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Tuesday, 11 July 2017

The Body Shop Fuji Green Tea Cleansing Hair Scrub


When it comes to hair care I have lived a pretty sheltered life. I have spent a lot of money on skincare, makeup and body products but my hair always got neglected until recent months. For the past while I have been testing out The Body Shop Fuji Green Tea Cleansing Hair Scrub and it really surprised me. 
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Monday, 10 July 2017

REVIEW | The Wet Brush - Is it the best hairbrush ever?


With so many de-tangling hairbrushes on the market it can often be difficult to decide which one to pick. I have ridiculously long natural hair that despite being kinda thin it always get really knotty. There is massive hype online about The Wet Brush so does it live up to the hype? 
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Tuesday, 27 June 2017

NOTE Cosmetics BB Range


The NOTE Cosmetics BB products are perfect for creating that ''no makeup look'' especially during the Summer months. Below I am going to be discussing their BB Cream, BB Concealer and BB Lip Corrector. 
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Tuesday, 20 June 2017

The Best Concealer For...


Hi everyone.

In this post I am going to discuss my favourite concealers and what I use them for. I have also included a few little tips and tricks to help you look flawless. 
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Saturday, 17 June 2017

KIEHLS Ultra Facial Cream Broad Spectrum SPF30


Soooo this blog post is long overdue but when it comes to skincare products in particular moisturiser I like to allow an adequate amount of time to give them a proper testing. The moisturiser up for discussion today is the Kiehls Ultra Facial Cream which boasts a broad spectrum SPF30. So how did I get on with Kiehls best selling product worldwide... 
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Wednesday, 14 June 2017

REVIEW | Kinvara Absolute Cleansing Oil


For the past few weeks and months even I have been changing my cleanser constantly. I just couldn't settle on one or find one that I really loved. Some days I wear quite a natural makeup and some days I wear a much heavier look so I needed something heavy duty to get rid of every single bit.
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Sunday, 28 May 2017

Be #PicturePOREfect With Benefit Cosmetics


When it comes to creative press drops the team behind Benefit Cosmetics always manage to out do themselves every single time. Their latest package included four products from the porefessional line in a super cute pretend camera case. It even had a little strap to carry it around, like I can't cope with how adorable it is.
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Thursday, 20 April 2017

Benefit Cosmetics Galifornia Blusher


I actually don't know where to start re discussing this blusher because it makes me so excited. Everytime I see or use it, it gives me the being a child on Christmas Eve kinda feels. It also makes me want to burst out into song!! "GALifornia girls we're undeniable.." 
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Wednesday, 19 April 2017

BRAND SPOTLIGHT | NOTE Cosmetics


NOTE Cosmetics only recently launched in Ireland and is already a firm favourite with so many beauty bloggers and makeup lovers. I was lucky enough to be invited to the brands launch in Ireland a few months ago. Some fellow bloggers and I got the first look at the brand and I have been putting it through it's paces since. In this post I am going to chat to you about some of my favourite products.
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Saturday, 15 April 2017

11 RANDOM QUESTIONS #BlueSkyTag


Every now and again a tag blog post comes along, usually a questionnaire and this one, #BlueSkyTag is the most recent one in the Irish blogging community. I was tagged by Claire from www.mamavoom.com so if you are interested in finding out a little more about me check out the questions below.
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Thursday, 13 April 2017

The Skin Nerd Cleanse Off Mitt


I'm not gonna lie I was totally skeptical of the cleanse off mitt and how it would actually work. Like I have cleansers that struggle with removing my eye makeup in particular so HOW was this cloth going to do it with just water? I had read so many rave reviews about it online and my own sister loves it so I am gonna fill ye all in on how I got on. 


Spoiler alert: I LOVE IT!!
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Wednesday, 5 April 2017

Benefit Cosmetics | Bold Is Beautiful Project


IT'S BACK and it is bigger, bolder and more pink than ever before!! You may remember a few weeks ago I went to a press event to launch this year's Benefit Bold Is Beautiful project. Well, it was one of my favourite events to date!! 
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Tuesday, 4 April 2017

NEW CND Rhythm & Heat Collection


It is no secret that I am a HUGE CND Vinylux and CND Shellac fan. They are unstoppable at the moment and are launching one gorgeous collection after another. My own personal collection of colours is just growing and growing!
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Monday, 3 April 2017

Cocoa Brown Ice Goddess Shimmering Dry Face & Body Oil



When the Cocoa Brown Golden Goddess Shimmering Dry Body Oil landed it was a HUGE hit! It is so good even Khloe Kardashian is a fan! Following the original Golden Goddess in keeping with trends last year Cocoa Brown launched their sister product Rose Gold Goddess. It was equally as gorgeous as the original and it gave that deep shimmering glow. 
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Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Kat VonD Shade & Light Eye Contour Palette

So considering Kat VonD Beauty is launching instores in Ireland this week I thought I would throw up a review of it as I have been using it for a few months now. 
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Tuesday, 21 March 2017

10+ Communion & Confirmation Outfit Ideas


Hello lovelies.

Today I have gathered a selection of outfit ideas from some of my favourite websites to give you some ideas for upcoming Communions, Confirmations etc. While putting the post together I was very conscious of the overall price of the outfit as I know it is already an expensive day for parents. I also kept in mind different styles, tastes etc. so I hope you like it.
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Sunday, 19 March 2017

Why I LOVE Blogging + Blogging Q&A!


Hi lovelies.

Today's blog post is one have been thinking about for quite a while now to be honest. It has been in my drafts and edited and changed so many times but I have finally hit the publish button!! Basically I am sharing my blogging experience and blogging journey with you all while outlining my favourite things about the industry.

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Wednesday, 15 March 2017

A Little Life Update


Hello lovelies

Todays post is just a chatty one and a little life update as I have some exciting news to share with you all.
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Monday, 13 March 2017

BRAND SPOTLIGHT | Benefit Cosmetics

Hello lovelies.

Today's blog post is the first in a series entitled ''Brand Spotlight'' and this particular (as I am sure you have guessed by now) is focussing on one of my favourite brands, Benefit Cosmetics. 
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Sunday, 12 March 2017

Garnier Moisture Bomb Tissue Mask


The Garnier Moisture Bomb Tissue Mask claims to ''unmask smoother, bouncier and healthier looking skin in just 15 minutes.'' I have used one every week for the past month or so and I have gathered my thoughts and opinions on it. 
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Tuesday, 28 February 2017

CND Vinylux New Wave Collection


CND Vinylux Weekly Polish is made by the same people who created the infamous CND Shellac. It is basically a nail polish that will last you up to a week with the proper care. However CND Vinylux is no ordinary nail polish and I am gonna give you all the low down in this post. 
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Sunday, 26 February 2017

REVIEW | KIEHL's Calendula Herbal Extract Toner.


The Kiehl's Calendula Herbal-Extract Toner has been available since the late 60's... like the late sixties? For something to stick around that long it must be good, right?
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Friday, 10 February 2017

10+ DEADLY Valentines Gift Ideas... that will cost you almost nothing!!


If you are reading this post you are probably kind of panicking about what to get your significant other as a last minute Valentines gift. I have some really simple, effective and affordable gift ideas. 
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REVIEW | He-Shi Dark Foaming Mousse



Hi everyone!!

Over the years I think I have tried atleast 90% of the fake tans on the market and today I was to chat to you all about the He-Shi Dark Foaming Mousse I have been using since before Christmas. 
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Thursday, 12 January 2017

My Current FAVOURITE Foundation!



DISCLAIMER: The foundation featured in this post is a press sample.

Last night I posted the before and after you see above to my social media accounts with the caption ''That no makeup face though... I look about 12!! I will have a review up on the foundation I am wearing here on the blog tomorrow. CLEARLY it's a miracle worker!!'' 
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Sunday, 8 January 2017

The ULTIMATE 'Going Out Tops' Guide


I think it is safe to say that every woman is guilty of the line ''I'm just wearing jeans and a nice top'' atleast once in their lifetime, if not every weekend. Sometimes it can be hard to find the perfect ''nice top'' for going out. I have browsed loads of my favourite websites to bring you the ultimate list of going out tops to suit all budgets, all shapes and all sizes. 
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Friday, 6 January 2017

This Works Deep Sleep Pillow Spray


The This Works Deep Sleep Pillow Spray claims to help you fall asleep faster, naturally and wake up more refreshed. I have been using it for a few months now and pardon the pun but, it works! It works really, really well actually.
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