Melt Cosmetics Impulsive Pressed Pigment Palette – First Impressions/ Review & Full Swatches

Here it is, as promised…the Melt Impulsive Palette and it’s an absolute beaut! It actually arrived (after spending what seemed like forever in Irish customs!) and I’ve finally had a proper chance to swatch and play. I’ve not been buying as much for myself (obviously my kit is a different thing altogether and I get […]

NEW Anastasia Beverly Hills Eye Primer…Holy Grail? – Review

I was pretty damn excited when I saw that Anastasia Beverly Hills were coming out with an eye primer…as a fan of a lot of their stuff in general but especially their eyeshadow formula, the thought of a potentially new holy grail primer in existence to go under all my ABH/ other favourite shadows (and […]

Tips To Combat Super Straight Lashes…Encourage Lift, Curl & Condition The Easy Way!

My lashes are pretty long in fairness, but they’re sooo straight! That coupled with the fact they’re on the fair side means that without mascara, they can look invisible or at least a hell of a lot smaller than they actually are..not ideal! That being said, one of the things I seem to be complimented […]

How To & A Few Favourites For Faking A Natural Heathy Glow Fast! – Cruelty Free/Vegan Beauty

Exactly what is says on the tin (or title)…I just wanted to talk about a few of my key healthy glow in a hurry hero products and let you know how I use them! I might have spoken about some things before, I might not…but these are very much most day go to’s for me […]

Bridal Makeup…Everything You Need To Know From A Pro – Do’s, Dont’s, Tips & Tricks

With peak wedding season pretty much upon us, I wanted to share (both from being a bride myself back in 2010 and professional Makeup Artist/ bridal specialist for the last 15 years point of view!) a few of my do’s, don’t’s, tips and tricks when it comes to bridal makeup to hopefully make sure you […]

Fenty Beauty Lands At Boots!

So today’s the day…unless you’ve been living under a rock or avoiding social media (which is of course ok and absolutely necessary for brain health at times!) for the last week, you’ll know that as of now (10th May 2019) Rihanna’s Fenty Beauty has landed at Boots online* and in selected Boots stores through out […]

Mental Health Check In – Creativity, Productivity & Self Care

So I moved to Ireland (read more about that here) and have been insanely busy doing pretty much anything but testing out as much exciting new stuff as normal and getting creative with makeup over the last month or so. Boxes don’t unpack themselves and general setting up of house, work space…not to mention the […]

Current Obsessions – Spring 2019…Makeup, Beauty & Other (Cruelty Free/ Vegan)

I last did one of these back in December, so thought it was time for another! Exactly what is says on the tin (or in the title), there’s been new launches/ discoveries, rediscoveries…these are just some of the things I’ve been enjoying and obsessed with for the last while that I wanted to share with […]

Alex Steinherr X Primark Skincare Review – Cruelty Free, Vegan & Affordable!

I’ve put this post off for the longest time. There was a huge buzz surrounding the Alex Steinherr (creative and long time Beauty Director) X Primark skincare collab when it first launched! My main issue with the line and what was putting me off talking about it for so long…for one it’s not stocked in […]

Milk Makeup Hydro Grip Primer…Game Changing? – Review

No one was more excited than me back at the end of January when Milk Makeup* arrived for us UK/ Ireland folk exclusively at Cult Beauty*! As well as being sent some minis (which is an amazing way of trying new products, especially the spendier skin/ base products without the commitment!) I immediately ordered the […]