TGIF: Espresso Martini

Espresso MartiniI am a big believer in the cocktail hour and it’s something that helps me wind down after a busy week on a Friday night (sometimes also on a Monday… or Tuesday). Sometimes this means going to a cocktail bar (we love The Liquor Rooms and The Exchequer in Dublin) but more often than not we end up having a cocktail at home. Continue reading

Activewear Picks SS15

Activewear Picks SS15

Activewear Picks SS15

Last week I returned to my yoga class after a few weeks of biscuit-to-mouth reps on the couch. My reasoning being that my yoga class is hands down less of a challenge than circuits, spinning or an arctic run combined with the fact I love the mental benefits following a few minutes meditation at the end of class. Continue reading

New in: La Roche-Posay Serozinc

La Roche Posay SerozincI have struggled with acne prone skin ever since I was a teenager and it is something that, I am sad to say, is still hanging around even in my (very) late twenties. At this stage I have probably been through all kinds of treatments and found that the best way to go for me is a solid skincare routine supported by a healthy-ish diet. My skincare routine has been pretty much unchanged for a long time but I have been wanting to try the much hyped Serozinc toning mist from La Roche-Posay. I am so glad I did…. Continue reading

The Beauty Dupe Bible: Kiehl’s Creamy Avocado Eye Treatment V’s Boots Botanics Hydrating Eye Cream

Pink Elephant Beauty Dupe Bible

Pink Elephant Beauty Dupe Bible

Truth be told, I would spend my rent money on Chanel blushers, YSL Lipsticks and Dior foundations in a heartbeat. High end luxury make-up brands give me warm and fuzzy feelings that I’m pretty sure should be reserved for true love- which probably isn’t something I should openly admit to. Continue reading

Beauty Food: 5 Ways to Instantly Eat Healthier

Beauty FoodsEating healthy doesn’t have to be a major life changing overhaul – unless you’re on a first name basis with your local McDonalds cashier. A few small changes can make a big difference. I love my food and calorie counting isn’t a strong point. Continue reading

Sneak Peak: Boohoo Spring / Summer

 boohoo Look Book SS15We are so over winter at this stage and just cannot wait for good weather and being able to wear light clothes again! It doesn’t help that all the fashion labels are releasing their gorgeous spring / summer lookbooks…! Here is a little sneak peek at the newest collection from Boohoo. We love! Continue reading

New In: Charlotte Tilbury’s Sophisticate Eyeshadow Palette

Charlotte Tilbury SophisticateA Charlotte Tilbury Luxury Palette landed under my Christmas tree this year thanks to my amazing sister in law. She picked perfectly – a neutral, not too shimmery, bronze selection of shades that is right up my alley – The Sophisticate Palette. Continue reading

Penneys Lookbook: Spring Summer ’15

Penney's Yellow Lace Shift Dress Spring Summer 2015
As we pack up the last of the tinsel and try pawn off the remainder of the coffee Roses, January can be a long, dark month- especially for the financially challenged among us, namely myself having gone a little nuts over the festive season (Dior foundation, sure I’ll take a concealer and lipstick too!)… Continue reading

Kissing 2014 Goodbye

Pink Elephant 2014

Pink Elephant 2014

2014 has been an amazing year for us in so many ways, the highlight being our Image Best Lifestyle Blog 2014 Award- which we have you beauties to thank for! Check out our take on the past twelve months below… wishing all our gorgeous readers a fantastic New Years Eve and a 2015 full of great things!

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Alex & Becky xx