Follow Friday

Welcome to this week’s edition of my “Follow Friday” Series. It’s a series I began because with all the negativity on social media lately I wanted to bring back some positivity and showcase accounts that use their platforms in a positive way…people who I love to follow and find creative, talented and inspiring. This week’s…

My Top Ten Tips for Insomnia

“Beauty Sleep” I don’t know if I’m the best person or the worst person to write this post because I swear I think I came out of the womb suffering with insomnia. I have it from as long as I can remember, so I do know a lot of the tips and I wanted to…

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.Β  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…

Laura Dempsey’s Masterclass in aid of Pieta House

On Sunday last, myself and my friend Amy had the perfect girly day out planned! Makeup Masterclass with Laura Dempsey followed by dinner in The Reg! A brilliant end to my holidays from work! Pieta House Laura held the MasterclassΒ in The Tower Hotel to raise money for Pieta House. She did one last year for…

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…

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

Crows Feet are the BANE of my Β 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…

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,…

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…