My Top Skincare Tips For Mature Skin

Aging may bring wisdom, but it also brings some unwanted changes to our skin. It’s important to remember that no matter what age you are or how many lines and wrinkles you think you may have, it’s never too late to start caring for your skin and implementing a proper skincare routine. 5 Changes we…

No.7’s Total Renewal Micro-dermabrasion Exfoliator

Total Renewal Micro-dermabrasion Exfoliator The lovely girls from No. 7 in Boots Pharmacy, Waterford sent me out their Total Renewal Micro-dermabrasion Exfoliator to try and give my opinion on. I was delighted because it’s a product that comes up time and time again as being a must have! The packaging is clean and simple, and…

My Top 5 Tips to Beat Blackheads

I think we all know what blackheads are but in case you don’t, they occur most commonly with oily, congested and acne prone skin types. They are caused by excess oil production whereby the oil gets trapped in the pores and they are black because of oxidation. Oxidation occurs when something is exposed to oxygen in…

The Dermalogica Duo that will Benefit Everyone!

Dermalogica is one of my favourite skin care brands and one of the best I’ve ever trained with. I trained with them through college and worked with them in salons. I fell in love with the fact they put all their money into the PRODUCT and the RESULTS and not fancy packaging. Dermalogica focuses very…

Declaré’s Skincare Event in Delany’s Pharmacy

The sun was shining down on Delany’s Pharmacy, Waterford this past Friday and it was a perfect day to talk skincare. I was one of the lucky ones who managed to get an appointment because they had booked up so fast. And I’m not surprised!!! Karen Dempsey, a skincare specialist with Declaré, was down for one…

Brand Focus: Tomitago Cosmetics – Home of the 5-in-1 Miracle Elixir

If you’ve been following me for a while you’ll know I’m a little bit skincare obsessed and I love trying different products and seeing how they work for me and sharing my experience with you. If you’ve read my 2 part blog post “The Ugly Truth About the Beauty Industry” which you can find here…

Do you “glove” your body???

Do you “glove” your body??? I do! And I’ve had streak free tan ever since PLUS my skin has been super soft and silky! If you’ve been following me on Snapchat (sarahdwan1) you know how obsessed I am with skincare and looking after my skin. And just recently I’ve found 3 fantastic products from Glove…

The Ugly Truth About the Beauty Industry: Part Two

This week I want to bring to your attention some ingredients that are often found in our cosmetics and toiletries. They can be quiet harmful, so please check ingredients list, ALWAYS. I understand it can be difficult to avoid every ingredient and I often use products containing some of these but I just want people…

The Ugly Truth About the Beauty Industry: Part One

When you’re training to be a beauty therapist with CIDESCO you have to complete a thesis on a subject relevant to beauty. The name of my thesis was, “The Ugly Truth About the Beauty Industry,” and I was honoured to be awarded with “Best Thesis” for it from CIDESCO. That thesis was my inspiration for…

The Power of Epsom Salt

This week I want to talk about the health and beauty benefits of Epsom salts. if you follow me on Snapchat (sarahdwan1) you will know I’m always using them. I’m forever encouraging friends, family and clients to use them and I’m always getting asked questions on the subject, so thought I’d cover it here. They…