Milia – Everything you need to know!

What are milia? Milia, are small white, pearl shaped bumps containing a hard mass of dead skin cells trapped under the skin’s surface. Often mistaken for closed comedones(spots)/whiteheads, which occur when sebum gets trapped under the skin’s surface and the skin grows over the pore. Milia, on the other hand, has keratin only, no sebum!  Whatever…

TianDe’s Botox in a Box!

I am turning 30 this year and like most other women I am starting to notice lines and wrinkles, especially on my forehead. They are the bane of my life, but look, it’s all a part of aging…we can’t get rid of them completely without getting a cosmetic procedure but there are products on the…

Feed your Skin with Beauty Belle Sheet Masks

If you’ve been following my blog now for a while you’ll know that I’m a qualified body and beauty therapist(for almost 11 years), who adores skincare! I love trying new products, different brands and sharing what I learned with you so that hopefully they could benefit you too. Sheet masks are all the go right…

Fight dehydration, sensitivity and redness with Declaré Skincare

A couple of months back I attended a Declaré Skincare Event in Delany’s Waterford. you can read all about it here if you missed my blog post on it => Declaré’s Skincare Event in Delany’s Pharmacy. The lovely Karen Dempsey, a skincare specialist with Declaré, was down for one day, carrying out complementary skin analysis. Now it wasn’t your run…

My Top Product of 2016 – Dermalogica’s Age Reversal Eye Complex

Crows Feet are the BANE of my  life…they actually put me off smiling in photo’s because my eyes crinkle up like a wrinkly old boot!!! My eyes are also super sensitive and forever watering, because of either the cold, the wind, the light or the simple fact that they’re open! Drives me crazy! I think…

Ultra Pure Laboratories Skincare – Simplicity at it’s Finest

Ultra Pure Laboratories is a brand I came across during the summer and I fell in love with it’s simplistic approach to packaging and the ingredients they put in their products. They are a family run Irish company based in the West of Ireland and have been pioneering advances in clinically proven products for generations….

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…

Skincare on a budget?!

I have to admit I don’t really ever go for less expensive skincare, I always have it in my head that the quality just wouldn’t be there. However, I can appreciate that spending money on skincare isn’t on the top of everyone’s priority list and some people just can’t afford higher end brands. I wanted to try…

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…