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Project Panning: Can You Dig It?

Project Panning: Can You Dig It?

Project panning has been popular across the online beauty community for a couple of years now. Maybe you’ve done it yourself. If you don’t know what it is, a project pan is basically a goal you set yourself to not buy more makeup until you’ve […]

How Do? Highlighter

How Do? Highlighter

The How Do? series will act as an introduction to beauty products and trends.  Pastel highlighter. Rainbow highlighter. Thermal highlighter. Mermaid scale highlighter. Irish flag highlighter. Ok, I made that last one up, but the rest are real things. Do you need rainbow highlighter in […]

Anti-Haul

Anti-Haul

If you’re not familiar with the concept of an anti-haul, it was created and popularised by Kimberly Clarke on YouTube to talk about products she won’t be buying, and why. I definitely recommend checking out her videos as she beautifully articulates why she won’t be […]

Upcoming Eyeshadow Palettes and Where to Find Them

Upcoming Eyeshadow Palettes and Where to Find Them

So many new eyeshadow palettes, so little space to store them. I love hearing about makeup releases but I always have to do my own legwork to see when and how I can get them here in Ireland. Makeup companies should know it’s such extra […]

Disappointing Products that Hurt my Feelings

Disappointing Products that Hurt my Feelings

  I’m not sure this post will make me particularly popular. There will definitely be other people’s faves mentioned here. It’s not personal. Whilst certain products might be amazing for some people, they may equally let someone else down entirely. Much like a lover. But […]

What to Buy in Sephora (and what to get elsewhere)

What to Buy in Sephora (and what to get elsewhere)

Once the novelty of shopping at Sephora online dies down, it becomes clear that it’s like every other site that sells beauty products: some products are cheaper on it, others are more expensive. Sad trombone. I’ve devised 2 small tables with items that are cheaper […]

Best Shade Range per Brand: Part 1

Best Shade Range per Brand: Part 1

This is far too huge a subject to condense into a single post, so consider this the first series of the site. Finding the best foundation shade for your skin tone can be challenging, especially if your complexion doesn’t match the 3-4 shades many brands […]