Beauty Empties, Hits & Misses

Empties Close Up 3 June 2018

It feels like forever and a day since I’ve gathered all my empties in one place, I started to remember why, the clutter!  Hence this post, I felt the need to declutter!  It’s been quite cathartic to finish up some of these products, they seem to have been lurking for far too long.

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6 Month Skincare Update & Review

Hooray a new post – first of the year in fact.  It’s nice to slowly get back into it.  Today I’m back with a big skincare update, I’ve been trying out lots of different products in the last 6 months and I thought it about time I actually reviewed them for you.  Yes I know, […]

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May Favourites | Travel Edition

May Favs 17 Cover

Hooray, I’ve been off travelling, this is probably a known now.  It does mean though I’ve been loving entirely different things this month, these things have massively made my life much easier while I’m on the road.  So let’s dig in shall we!

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Chit Chat GRWM

GRWM Cover

As the sun is starting to appear more frequently, I thought it might be fun to do a simple Get Ready With Me style video.  As you can see I’ve kept it quite minimal and I applied most of it with my hands.  I’ve a funny feeling I’ll be wearing similar makeup while in Bali, […]

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Clarins Supra Volume Mascara Review

Clarins Supra Volume Mascara

You might remember seeing this mascara from my recent Simple Glowy Look.  I picked it up as part of one of Christmas gift sets, they’re such a great wait to try out different products.  This is the Clarins Supra Volume mascara*, which retails for £21.50 and you get the standard 8ml.    It’s definitely on […]

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Simple Glowy Look

All About The Glow

I don’t know about you, but my skin has been a wee bit up the left.  I think because I’ve been using up my travel sizes of various skin care over Christmas & long weekends away…and maybe not drinking nearly enough water, in short my skin has rebelled.  I  just wanted it to look even, […]

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Clarins BB Skin Perfecting Cream Review

Clarins BB CreamText

I’ve had Clarins gift vouchers gathering dust for a wee while, so I decided to splurge out on a few makeup bits.  First for review is the Clarins BB Skin Perfecting Cream.  This retails at £30 for 45ml and has SPF25.  There are only 3 shades available, I have the lightest shade, 01 Fair.  I […]

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December Favourites

A wee bit late to the party here, however, I’ve a few rather excellent new products to share with you, so ya know….well it required a favourites.  One favourite is definitely a love/hate product.  I think though we should dive in head first! Hair Care Wee joke there.  I’ve been loving this Ultimate Color Repair shampoo* […]

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Colours of Christmas Collab | Christmas Party Look

Christmas Party Cover

We’re onto the fourth look as part of the Colours of Christmas!  I’m doing this collab with the wonderful Alana from A Rose for Epona, I can’t wait to see what she’s posting, you can check out Alana’s post here.  Very excited!  You can see look one | look two | look three – just […]

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Christmas Gifts

Christmas Gifts

I spent Christmas with Simon’s family this year, which was lovely.  We got to relax for a few days, even managing to go on the Boxing day walk for a few hours, followed by a well deserved drink at the end!  A very different Christmas to my family Christmas, for starters there are my siblings […]

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Evening Pamper Session, testing shiny new products

Pamper hair & skin care products for a night in

I decided to treat myself to a bit of a pamper recently and test out some new products.  So thought I’d share some first impressions too.  Something that’s not new however is the Super facialist Vitamin C+ Skin Renew Cleansing oil*, I used this to remove the day’s makeup.  Then to give my face a […]

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Empties #4

Beauty Makeup and Skin Care Empties

Can you believe it’s time for another Empties?  I only realised this week I haven’t cleared out my beauty trash since the start of July!  Madness!  You can check out my previous post here to discover what I repurchased & what I never wanted to see again.  For now let’s get stuck in!

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August High End & High Street Beauty Buys

Beauty Buys

It was my birthday in August, so I may have treated myself to the odd nice item this month and a tiny spurge.  Obviously because it was my birthday, while I was in Dublin  I did pick up a few items that you can’t pick up in the UK.    I repurchased my Botanics Cleansing […]

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Calling in the Big Guns

Multiple Facemasks

  My skin has been rather unhappy recently, I’ve been testing out a few products so it’s all self inflicted. I decided at the weekend to give my skin a thorough MOT.

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Summer Nudes

Nude lipsticks lip gloss

As Summer is fast approaching I thought I’d gather together my current favourite nude lip products for Summer!  I’ve quite a few products, I did try and restrict myself to 10, but I’ve ended up grouping a few products that I either use together or interchangeable products.

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