Tomitago – Where It All Began!

Brand Ambassador As some of you know I was named Brand Ambassador for Tomitago Cosmetics back in October last year.  Not only was I excited to be part of a brand that actually achieves incredible results for it’s users but I was equally excited to be part of a brand with an amazing story behind…

Skin Cancer – Prevention is key…SPF is vital!

It’s shocking to me that skin cancer is the most common cancer in Ireland!  Shocking because it is completely preventable. I know a few people that have had skin cancer and although it can be easily treated if caught early, the removal process and healing afterwards can be quite painful as well as emotional. I…

Waterford’s Own Magic Potion from Dowling’s Pharmacy

You’re not really from Waterford if you’ve never heard of Declan Dowling’s General Tonic, which he makes himself. Declan first began producing it in 1981, and ever since it has been loved by families all around the Deise from Dunmore East to Dungarvan. It’s what people pick up when their little ones are under the…

Make Up Artist Focus – Jodi Roche

Tonight’s Makeup Artist Focus is all about the stunning and super talented Jodi Roche, from Dungarvan, Waterford. My MUA Focus is an ongoing series I have ran on my blog since the very beginning and where I feature some of my favourite make up artists and ask them questions we all want to know as…

Feeling S.A.D.???

For a long time now I have always felt really down at this time of year. When it first started happening I just thought I was having a bad day, but it turned into a week, then a month. Then after the first time of feeling down in the winter months, I noticed it happening…

How I lost 2 stone in 8 months!

2 stone in 8 months…a piece of cake, right? NOPE. Did I want to eat cake? YES..copious amounts. But I was getting to the stage where my clothes would just not fit anymore and I kept having to buy bigger and bigger sizes. Now don’t get me wrong, there’s nothing wrong with being any size,…

Mad Hatter Tea Party for Pieta House Event

I recently attended a fantastic event for Deise Bloggers, in the Kazbar, Waterford, organised by Rachsbeautique, Jodi Roche Makeup and, Cuddles and Contouring, to promote awareness of suicide and self harm.€450 was raised through donating on the day as well as through ticket sales for some fabulous prizes. All proceeds are going to Pieta House, Preventing Suicide and Self harm. Huge thank…

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…

Oncology Massage: A Touch Therapy for People Living with Cancer

For centuries, the power of touch has been known to have amazing healing qualities for people, both psychologically and physiologically. It’s benefits are truly endless, from reducing aches, pains, soreness and stiffness to improving a person’s overall ability to relax, feel calm, less stressed and bring about a balance to one’s mind AND body! One…

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…

Face Facts – Your face is YOURS

Have a look in the mirror! What you see staring back at you, is all YOURS! That’s your beautiful, unique face and every inch of it belongs to YOU! You can put OR not put, whatever YOU want on it.And that’s just a fact. If you want to wear loads of makeup, go for it….