Review: Clinique Take The Day Off Cleansing Balm

As discussed, I am slightly obsessed with skincare. The pinnacle of my obsession, though, is cleansers. Because you need to use creams and serums continuously in order to see an improvement or difference in your skin, I feel that it’s best to stick with the same moisturisers and treatments, only changing them if your skin requirements […]

My Skincare Picks

I’m ashamed to admit this, but I only recently, as in the past month or so, started a “proper” skincare routine. Before starting to train as a makeup artist I wore very little makeup day-to-day, so my night-time cleansing routine consisted of a quick swipe with a damp facecloth, or – worse again – a […]

My Summer Essentials

I probably should have titled this “My Hot Weather Essentials”, as summer doesn’t always mean sunshine in Ireland. But I digress, some lovely summery sun has finally arrived in Ireland after a six-year delay. While the weather is absolutely glorious, the soaring temperatures have left us all wilting and close to saying, “It’s nearly TOO hot”. To […]

Blogs I Love

Before I get properly started on a blog of my own, I thought I would share a couple of my own favourites. Whether I am buying for myself, or buying for my kit, I always, always Google reviews of products before purchasing or trying samples. Firstly, I firmly believe that knowledge is power, and you […]