Autumn EyeLook | MUA Fire Vixen Palette

Orange Autumn Eyes

I’m back with this Autumn feeling makeup look, I’ve been playing with the MUA Fire Vixen eyeshadow palette* and came up with this orange look.  I’ve gone full face (do we think that should be a thing? Going full face…mmmm).  Anyway, I’ve gone through the entire look for you to follow along.

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Colourful Crease Look | How To

Alternative Valentine's Day Makeup

I decided it would be fun to create an alternative to the normal Valentine’s Day makeup looks, generally soft smoky eyes or a vampy red lip.  So as a fan of colour, I thought a colourful alternative was in order!  I’ve done this as part of a collab with Lima from fashioncide – her look is […]

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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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Ride or Die Tag

Ride or Die Cover

I was tagged by Emma from Emma Inks to do this tag!  Basically it is all about makeup that you couldn’t do without, or if you could only have these pieces, what would they be.  Same thing really! So I thought it would be a fun tag to do for the first one in October! […]

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Irish Beauty Haul!

Galway Beauty Haul

As you may have guessed from I’m off tripping about Ireland and unsurprisingly I’ve been shopping along the way, I very much blame Siobhán for some of this…bad influence with excellent recommendations.  You can find her blog here, although you likely know her more from her youtube channel, you should pop over and see the […]

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Classic Winter Look in a Hurry

Classic Winter Look

We all have those mornings when we have to get our face on in a hurry.  This is a classic winter look with minimal effort, I’ve been known to put this in on about 20minutes before dashing out the door, coffee in hand.  I just put some volumising spray in my hair and put it […]

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Natural Bridal Makeup

I thought it about time I did  more natural look.  I’ve gone with a simple bridal look that is also an everyday look.  I’ve tried to prefect my base as much as possible and kept the eyes pretty simple. Unfortunately I didn’t managed to take photos of all the various steps, but I can show […]

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2014 Beauty Favourites

First post of 2015 and we’re talking about 2014’s Beauty Favourites.  I’ve tried to be quite strict with myself and I think I’ve done quite well.  We’ll start with the makeup. For foundation I’ve been loving the DiorSkin Nude and No7 Beautifully Matte*.  The Dior foundation is a light coverage and is a great colour match for me […]

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50s Inspired Glam Eye Look

For primer I used Smashbox Photo Finish Primer*, followed by Cover Girl Outlast Stay Fabulous Foundation (similar here).  For concealer I used a mix of the mac Pro Longwear concealer and NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer*.  I set it all in place using the elf HD under eye setting powder and mac Beauty Powder from the Marilyn […]

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Day to Night Look

With the Christmas party season in full swing, I thought I would do a Day to Night look, something that you can just top up, ready for drinks! I’ve used one eyeshadow palette for both looks, Sleek’s Oh so special palette.  So you can pop it in your bag to make your day look more […]

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Simple Work/Interview Look

I have a really simple work appropriate or interview appropriate makeup look. I used Smashbox Colour Corrector* primer to help correct my redness, for foundation I went with No7 Beautifully Matte* in Calico which is a pretty good colour match although a wee touch yellow for me now (it looks even more in the picture […]

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Plummy Smokey Eye

In honour of my new hair colour I thought I’d do a nice plummy smokey eye. I do think this is something you could get away with during the day, but it’s all down to what you’re comfortable with.  Let me know if you do! So quick run down of the base.  I used the […]

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Something for the Weekend!

Finished Eyes Above is the finished eye look.  I was asked over on my YouTube channel to do a clubbing look, so I’ve gone with mostly budget eye products and a colourful sort of smokey eye, with a touch of a cut crease. I placed my NYX Jumbo pencil in Milk all over the moving […]

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August Beauty Empties

Beauty Empties How proud am I, more makeup empties for the month of August!  I’m patting myself on the back anyway 🙂 Random Beauty Empties I’m going to start with the random beauty favourites, first up the hair dyes that I’ve been playing with.  Both are from Schwarzkopf Color XXL, the Ultra Brights is semi […]

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What’s In My Wedding Clutch!?

Wedding Clutch Can you believe I’m getting married!? I know I can’t, by the time you read this I’ll be married.  I’ve packed a clutch ready for the big day with all the items I hope I won’t need. Wedding Clutch I’m bringing my 17 Phwoarr Paint in fair in case I need to touch […]

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What Does My Face Cost?

Makeup I’ve seen this tag do the rounds under various names, What’s My Face Worth? Or How Much Does My Face Cost?  Either way, I thought it was a bit fun! So the products I used while getting ready.  I didn’t need a primer so I started with the Covergirl Outlast foundation, I’ve price matched […]

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Spring Glow: Makeup, Hair & OOTD

Spring Glowy look A lovely subscriber on youtube asked me to do this makeup & hair look from a video I’d done a few weeks previous. This is a really simple way to get glowy skin.  The hair style is incredibly easy to do and my outfit is slightly dressed up but still kept very […]

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Favourite Beauty Products 2013

Sorry for the lateness, I got my scheduling all confused!  Expect a few posts this week as everything catches up!  Anyway, on to my yearly favourites!   So I’ve selected a few items that I’ve really and truly loved this year.  I culled my list all the way down and these are my utter favourites […]

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