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Sweet Deals: Beauty Bay Edition

Sweet Deals: Beauty Bay Edition

Yes I am dedicating an entire post to this because the sale is just that good. I have no idea how long it is going for so if you want to snap something up, I’d advise you do so soon! I haven’t covered skincare here […]

The best (and worst) makeup advice you’ve heard

The best (and worst) makeup advice you’ve heard

  Over the last several months, I have been (erratically) asking you on social media about the best makeup advice you’ve received. The devil on my shoulder eventually convinced me to mix it up and find out the worst advice, also. Who knew there could […]

Sweet Deals – 16/06/2018

Sweet Deals – 16/06/2018

    You could be a sweet deal or a beautiful nightmare, either way I don’t want to wake up from you. That’s enough butchering of a Beyonce classic for today, on with the show!   ARNOTTS Cover FX Contour Kit €20.50 down from €41 Cover FX […]

Magic Mini Makeup

Magic Mini Makeup

  That alliteration though. Over the past few weeks, I’ve noticed that my most used and most loved makeup items are, well, teeny. A lot of brands sell smaller versions of their most popular products, while some full-sized items are just pretty small. Sure they […]

Eye Makeup Problems Solved

Eye Makeup Problems Solved

    It’s been a while since I’ve done one of these. When I started this blog, I stressed that I was not a makeup expert and now, almost a year later I am proud to say….I’m still not a makeup expert. I’m a great […]

Reviewing my DIY Penneys Eyeshadow Palette

Reviewing my DIY Penneys Eyeshadow Palette

    Penneys has spent the past year and a bit creating and expanding their very own makeup range. There are, of course, some blatant copies (hello, Urban Decay and Kylie Cosmetics); nevertheless, the stock gets scooped up fast. Kudos where kudos is due, they […]

Makeup Releases I Don’t Understand

Makeup Releases I Don’t Understand

  Brand loyalty has never been something I’ve been particularly supportive of. I definitely have a few brands I would class as favourites but I’m more than happy to call out something that doesn’t make any sense to me. I think we all could think […]

Makeup Gifts for under €30

Makeup Gifts for under €30

  Who doesn’t love buying presents for other people? Well, except me. I’ve found some affordable makeup gifts in case you needed an excuse to treat yourself or a very lucky person in your life.   Pixi Hello Rose Highlighting Set €22.12 Superb value for this […]

Sweet Deals – 03/05/2018

Sweet Deals – 03/05/2018

I had no idea it had been so long since my last Sweet Deals post. Egg on my face. If you aren’t familiar, Sweet Deals posts introduce a carefully curated list of beauty items available online on sale or on special offer. These posts will […]

Ranking All of my Mascaras

Ranking All of my Mascaras

Anyone else have far too many mascaras? Just me? Well, no judgement from your ivory tower please, I just really like mascara ok. Over the past few months, I have been testing them out individually to determine which would wind up as my favourites. I […]