Review: Inglot YSM Cream Foundation

Review: Inglot YSM Cream Foundation

I have heard so many mixed reviews about the Inglot YSM Cream Foundation. I wanted to write this post as I think a lot of the time this product is misunderstood and not used in the correct way.  Believe me, when it is used correctly it is a super foundation....
REVIEW: Nivea Men Aftershave Balm....AS A PRIMER!!!!

REVIEW: Nivea Men Aftershave Balm….AS A PRIMER!!!!

I guess there will be two types of people reading this post. One that thinks I am absolutely insane after reading the title of this post and the other who gets my drift… If you have followed me on social media you would have seen that a couple of weeks...
Tutorial: Deep Green Smoky Eyes

Tutorial: Deep Green Smoky Eyes

We all love a nice smoky eye don’t we? My last tutorial was all about how to get a quick and easy everyday smoky eye. For this tutorial I am going to bring you some colour. A pop of green to be exact. Who said blue eyed gals cannot wear...
Top Picks: Illuminating Bases

Top Picks: Illuminating Bases

Summer skin for me should be glowing, radiant and luminous BUT……without looking like an oily mess. I love a full coverage foundation and don’t like to change this too much when the weather gets warmer so instead I tend to apply an illuminating base under my foundation or sometimes I...
REVIEW: L'Oreal True Match Liquid Foundation

REVIEW: L’Oreal True Match Liquid Foundation

Considering this is a foundation I use a fair amount of the time I cannot believe I have not reviewed it before now. L’Oreal True Match Liquid Foundation dare I say it….is by far my all time favourite foundation. It is said to be a dupe for another favourite of...
REVIEW: Charlotte's Magic Cream

REVIEW: Charlotte’s Magic Cream

For anyone out there who loves a little bit of luxury in their makeup bag, well this post is for you. I love both high end and drugstore products equally. For me it is about the performance of the product, not about the price. After the launch of Charlotte Tilbury...
Review & Swatches: Lorac Pro 2 Palette

Review & Swatches: Lorac Pro 2 Palette

The original Lorac Pro Palette came into my life in early 2014 and I was instantly hooked. So when the sequel hit the shelves I knew I needed this in my makeup collection. The original palette (which I reviewed indepth here) is packed full of warm natural shades that would...
What I got for Christmas...2014

What I got for Christmas…2014

I know I am a little late to the party with this one and I know Christmas is well and truly gone at this stage but I think it’s still fun to see what people got from santa.  As ever I was absolutely spoilt rotten and all the gifts I...
Review & Swatches: Hourglass Ambient Lighting Blush Palette

Review & Swatches: Hourglass Ambient Lighting Blush Palette

Where do I begin? I spent many weeks now debating with myself as to whether or not I should treat myself to the Hourglass Ambient Lighting Blush Palette. It wasn’t the fact that I didn’t think I would like it or use it because I knew damn well I would do both...
Reduce premature wrinkles with a helping hand from Thalgo

Reduce premature wrinkles with a helping hand from Thalgo

I have recently battled with the fact that my skin is not as young as it was in my early 20’s. I have noticed in the last number of year some fine lines around my eyes aswell as some pretty obvious lines on my forehead. This doesn’t fill me with...
REVIEW: Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk Foundation

REVIEW: Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk Foundation

I have battled with myself for months now about whether or not I should buy the Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk Foundation or not. I did try a sample of it in the past and liked it but never got around to getting the full size. Two things that turned me...
REVIEW:MAC Prep+Prime Transparent Finishing Powder

REVIEW:MAC Prep+Prime Transparent Finishing Powder

I never go a day without setting my foundation with some sort of setting powder. Depending on the look I am going for I will use a light weight one for everyday use or a much heavier one when I want to achieve a high coverage. I mentioned my favourite...
REVIEW: Nars Radiant Creamy Concealer

REVIEW: Nars Radiant Creamy Concealer

If you haven’t already read Gemma’s review of the Narsissist palette then you really should have, so check it out here. You will notice that we were less than ecstatic about that purchase but as Gemma mentioned we are massive fans of Nars and this review will show you all...
REVIEW: Sleek Face Contour Kit

REVIEW: Sleek Face Contour Kit

Makeup artists have used contouring techniques on their clients for a very long time but it is only in recent years that it has become very popular with non-professionals. Contouring, when done right can enhance your best features, hides the ones you don’t like as much and even slim down...
REVIEW: Bourjois Happy Light Foundation

REVIEW: Bourjois Happy Light Foundation

It is safe to say that I fell in love with the Rimmel Stay Matte Liquid Mousse Foundation (Review here) and this is still my go to foundation when I want to amp up the coverage a little. I am a full coverage and matte type of girl when it...
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REVIEW: Beautiful Movements Makeup (Holland&Barrett)

REVIEW: Beautiful Movements Makeup (Holland&Barrett)

Did you know that Holland & Barrett sold makeup? I certainly didn’t until I was introduced to their Beautiful Movements makeup range a few weeks back. I was kindly sent a variety of products to try out and I have finally come to a verdict. Some I loved, others I had to adjust slightly to...
June 2016: What I liked, loved and loathed

June 2016: What I liked, loved and loathed

I have been MIA for a while now, but only because I was off finishing my beauty therapy exams. I am finally free and so delighted to be back on the beauty blogging bandwagon. Although I was studying (ALOT) I did still manage to beautify myself and I have some good products I want to...
Competition Time with essence Makeup

Competition Time with essence Makeup

So I am only delighted to be able to bring you this fab competition to win lots and lots of essence makeup. I think every Irish girl is a fan of this brand and these goodies are definitely something I am sure you will happily add to your collection. I am a huge fan of...
Cocoa Brown's Latest Launches: Tanning Wipes and new "Kind" range

Cocoa Brown’s Latest Launches: Tanning Wipes and new “Kind” range

Cocoa Brown have taken the tanning world by storm time and time again so when they announced a launch of four brand new products I was so on it! The “Ultimate Travel Set” contains four travel friendly sizes of the new products to help us keep our tan and tresses looking their best all summer long. Included...
The girl behind Adorn.ie

The girl behind Adorn.ie

I have thought about writing this post for a long time now and finally I have got around to it. I have lots of people reading my blog and following me on social media so I thought it might be nice to actually tell you all about myself so that you have an idea of...
Caudalie Vinosource Moisturisers and Grape Water

Caudalie Vinosource Moisturisers and Grape Water

“I wanted to recreate the feeling of pure joy when you bite into a grape packed with water and sweetness through the Vinosource Collection textures that are comprised with organic Grape water.” Sounds wonderful right? The relaunch of the Vinosource Collection by Caudalie is definitely dehydrations best friend. You can instantly feel the moisture hit...
Review: Makeup Forever Ultra HD Stick Foundation

Review: Makeup Forever Ultra HD Stick Foundation

The original Makeup Forever HD foundation is one of my all time favourites and has been since I trained with them many moons ago. When I seen that they had a new Ultra version on the market I was intrigued but then when I seen it in a stick formula I was all over it!!...
Current Top Ten Beauty Favourites

Current Top Ten Beauty Favourites

When it comes to writing blog posts I have been on a go slow lately. Not because my mind is not into it but just because I am super busy. Those that follow me on Snapchat (Username: Ninicoote) will know exactly what I get up to on a daily basis. To get myself back in the...
Review: Bellamianta Self Tanning Tinted Lotion

Review: Bellamianta Self Tanning Tinted Lotion

I love a good fake tan! But there is nothing I hate more than a smelly tan that wears off terribly. So when I seen all the claims of the Bellamianta Self Tanning Tinted Lotion for Face and Body I was intrigued. So what does this tan claim to do? It promises to: -Dry in 60...
REVIEW: Indeed Labs Pepta-Bright (Even Tone Skin Enhancer)

REVIEW: Indeed Labs Pepta-Bright (Even Tone Skin Enhancer)

I was not blessed with perfect skin. I suffered from acne as a teen and then again in my twenties. Thankfully I was not left with any indentations in the skin but I was left with some obvious pigmentation spots on my cheeks, jaw and chin area. I was very unsure what way to treat these....
Glossybox: February 2016 Valentine's Edition

Glossybox: February 2016 Valentine’s Edition

I still get so excited when my Glossybox comes in the post each month. Especially when it is a special edition and even more so when it is jam packed with 5 FULL size products. The February Valentine’s Special Edition box has done it for me this month. 5 fab full sized products and everything...
Anita's Picks: Top 5 Image Skincare Products

Anita’s Picks: Top 5 Image Skincare Products

I can honestly say that I have never tried an Image Skincare product that I didn’t like or that I didn’t think done what it claimed to do. So choosing my top five was a task but I finally managed it and here it is: My favourite range from the brand would have to be the Vital...