Monthly Archives: August 2012

Soap & Glory Lid Stuff

Soap & Glorys Lid Stuff palette is a great neutrals palette. I love this and have it in my ‘essentials’ makeup bag as I feel it can bring me from a day look, into a night one easily enough. The … Continue reading

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Review: Sleek Matte Palettes

As a makeup artist I wanted to have a good range of matte eyeshadows in my kit. Matte shadows photograph better as shimmer can cause the flash in photography to reflect. When I saw that Sleek were launching two matte palettes … Continue reading

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Cloud10Beauty

One of my favourite websites for makeup and brushes is Cloud10Beauty. I have mentioned this site in passing in my posts on Real Techniques and Sleek Pout Paints but I really feel that it’s worth having a post on its … Continue reading

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Review: Lemony Flutter (LUSH)

Lemony Flutter is one of my staple items from Lush that I couldn’t imagine being without!! It’s a cuticle cream according to the packaging but in reality I have found that it is so much more!! Basically it is a … Continue reading

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Yet another tag

1) What was the last concert you went to? Scala & Kolacny Brothers in the Olympia Theatre, Dublin in May of this year. 2) When did you last drink Champagne? At my little sisters wedding in March. 3) Have you … Continue reading

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Sleek Pout Paints

I love watching makeup videos on YouTube and it was through those that I first heard of OCC Lip Tars and Sleek Pout Paints. Both are similar enough products as far as I am aware. The idea is that you … Continue reading

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Red Lips

I’ve spoken before about my obsession with the search for the perfect red lipstick. It was only recently when I was tidying up my stash that I realised just how many red products I have… The sad thing is that … Continue reading

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ARTDECO Dita Von Teese goodies

I was recently lucky enough to win this giveaway run by Yavanna over at Makeup Monster. The prize was a stash of goodies from the new Dita Von Teese cosmetics range by ARTDECO. These are the kind of products that in … Continue reading

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Feel Good Friday: 10th August 2012

I think there are only two words needed in Ireland at the moment to make people feel good: Katie Taylor. If you really want to add a couple more ‘gold medal’ added to that is good! 😉 I don’t think … Continue reading

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Real Techniques Purchases

Real Techniques brushes are the brainchild of pro makeup artist Samantha Chapman – one half of Pixiwoo. They are available from Boots and from Cloud10Beauty in Ireland. I am *obsessed* with makeup brushes but had resisted the lure of these particular … Continue reading

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