Summer Hair Trends 2015

Summer Hair Trends 2015

Summer is here! As in twenty degree’s at eight o’clock in the morning summer! And alongside nicely tanned limbs and lighter makeup comes summer hair. Every summer has an element of beachy wave that works for beach bums and festival goers in equal measures, it’s also lovely to relax a little on the heat styling and embrace an natural wave in your hair- any excuse to lock away the hairdryer (I hate hairdryers). … [Read more...]

Sneak Peek: Penneys Latest Lookbook

Penneys AW 15

Just as it becomes warm enough to leave the house without a coat, hat and thermal undies, we're looking onto whats next to hit the highstreet. In all honesty I'm nowhere close to done with the whole four days of summer weather we've had to date, and looking forward to many more flip-flop worthy days ahead. … [Read more...]

MAC Huggable Lip Colour

MAC Huggable Lip Colour

Lipsticks have been back in fashion for a while now and recently we've seen so many  brilliant new formulations like stains, balms and liquids. This summer MAC have brought back a limited edition of the Huggable Lip Colours in 10 absolutely gorgeous shades. If you are getting married this summer I highly recommend you check out this range as these babies are the perfect wedding lipsticks!  … [Read more...]

Bridal Beauty: Pre-Wedding Skincare Routine

Bridal Skincare

With just over three weeks until my wedding (*stomach flip) I’m undergoing bridal bootcamp with my nightly skincare routine and it’s working wonders. Blemishes and breakouts have been minimal and there’s some definite brightening  action going on- thank you AHA’s! Having tried so many combinations of products over the years I've a lot of favourite skincare products and tend to mix it up quite a bit. … [Read more...]

Summer Elderflower Gin & Tonic #DublinGandT

Summer Elderflower Gin & Tonic

A good Gin & Tonic has to be one of the most refreshing drinks ever. With the summer finally here to stay I have been experimenting with different gins and flavourings to come up with the perfect summer G&T and the outcome was the, very seasonally appropriate, Elderflower Dingle Gin & Tonic. If G&T is your tipple of choice or you would like to try some creative variations make sure you head to the Dublin Gin & Tonic Fest next week! … [Read more...]

That Summer Base

That Summer Base

Just like most women I am very picky when it comes to my foundation. Even though my skin is far from perfect (I get hormonal breakouts around my chin and jawline) I hate bases that are too heavy and cakey. Foundations that visibly sit on top of my skin are not my thing. I do use slightly higher coverage foundations in winter, but in summer I go for the lightest bases that give me a natural glow. … [Read more...]

First Look: H&M Loves Music

H&M loves music picks

Finally festival season upon us and H&M are as always on the ball, with their ‘H&M Loves Music’ collection hitting stores July. Lending lots of nods to the 90’s including a little bit of a rock edge, there’s plenty of alternatives to floral headbands if grunge girl is more your thing. Here’s a few of my favorite picks… … [Read more...]