July Favourites

July Beauty Favourites

It’s time for a monthly favourites!  I’ve no idea why I’m always a tad surprised when these roll around, time is just flying by…someone needs to sort that out.  So I’ve a few beauty favourites and some podcast & youtubers I’ve been loving, lots to get through, shall we begin?  Let’s start with the multitude […]

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Burgundy & Gold Nails

I am back painting my nails on a regular basis again, I try to give my nails a break just to stop them becoming awful again.  I really loved this combination and wore it over Christmas. The essie polish in Shearling Darling is a beautiful deep burgundy red, two coats and it’s fully opaque, I […]

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Cuticle Oil VS Cuticle Butter

Cuticle Oil Vs Cuticle Butter I’m not sure if you know, but I’m a nail fan.  I love to paint my nails, try my hand at nail art, wear fake nails the odd time, generally all sorts of everything.  As a result my nails haven’t been in the best shape for quite a while. You […]

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Áine’s Style: Work Florals

Floral Summer This is quite a nice, cooling outfit to wear in the summer.  Yet I think this is still quite work appropriate, unless it’s a suits only kind of office of course! I popped a light cardigan from Fat Face on over the top, just for the early morning breeze! Still figuring out the […]

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BBBlogger The Dream Box from Latest In Beauty

The Dream Box I was lucky enough to get my hands on this box before it sold out.  I was a bit of an impulse buy but I’m really pleased I snagged it.  It is filled to the brim with beauty products I will undoubtedly use. The Dream Box contents The Dream Box Unboxing As […]

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Dreaming of Spring

Dreaming of Spring by ainebeauty featuring River Island Mary Katrantzou pocket dress feathersfashion.com Liviana Conti pink cardigan farfetch.com Yves Saint Laurent sky blue pumps hirshleifers.com Repetto ballet shoes net-a-porter.com Jessica Simpson high heel shoes $125 – debenhams.com Olivia Burton flower bracelet $105 – johnlewis.com River Island earrings $9.99 – riverisland.com Essie blue sparkle nail polish […]

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Nail Strengthening Joy!

So you’ve probably heard me complain, moan, whinge and generally weep over the state of my nails.  They were weak – breaking over the slightest thing, I also had seriously peeling going on.  At one point every single nail peeling.  As you can imagine, this meant my nails weren’t really growing, or if they did, […]

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January Empties

January Empties! So let’s get the candles out of the way.  I had a plain Vanilla candle from evolution in Brighton, it’s a beautiful smelling candle and I will repurchase.  From Glade I had a spiced apple & something candle, this made me sneeze a lot.  The scent was a tad over powering, I won’t […]

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December Haul!

December Haul So it’s my final haul of 2013!  In fact it’s the last haul for a wee bit but we’ll discuss that later!  Let’s get stuck in. We’ll start with primer, I thought I’d try this anti-redness primer from Smashbox, I got the smaller size to test it out.  My skin hasn’t been happy […]

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Nails of the Week!

This week I’ve gone for Revlon Brilliant Strength in Entice.   essie strengthen base coat, Barry M top coat, Revlon Entice I’m really impressed with this nail varnish.  Not only is it a lovely colour but it really lasts!  It has lasted 5 days without chips!  I did chip a nail when I had to […]

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A Week in Nails!

This week I went with a bit of class blue and cream polka dot! I used Models Own Feeling Blue as the base colour and Illamasqua’s nail polish in Load for the polka dots. This is the first Models Own polish I’ve used and I’m not overly impressed.  It was a bit thick and gloupy […]

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March in Nails!

imPress Space Cadet I started the month off with a lovely set of imPress Nails in Space Cadet. This set didn’t last me as long as the last set I tried.  Maybe I didn’t spend long enough pressing them on.  I will still try more of these nails, I think they’re great fun!   essie […]

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