L’Oreal Pureology Shampoo and conditioner


When it comes to shampoo and conditioner I have a long list of things I expect for it to get my seal of approval. Lets call a spade a spade here, washing and drying your hair is painful, so you want to make sure that when you do give your mop a scrub, you end […]

Babymoon in Galway with The Beauty Quarters


It is such a treat to escape from Dublin for a short break and if you follow me on snapchat (@thebeauttruth) you will have seen that I recently was given a chance to have a little babymoon down in Galway with a pamper session in The Beauty Quarters in Oranmore and to say it was exactly […]

How to get your makeup to sit better

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Ever find your makeup just isn’t sitting right? Is it a case that you haven’t changed your routine up, but all of a sudden your makeup has a mind of it’s own and just looks funny? I often get emails from readers asking for advice on this very problem and while I am the furtherest […]

Clarins Instant concealer


Those of you that have been reading the blog for a while now will know that my dark circles are the absolute bain of my life! My thyroid issues mean that my dark circles are ever present and can some days look like two black eyes.  Over the past few years I have learnt different […]

Seventeen Skin Wow 3 way highlighter glow and prime


Don’t you just love when a product takes you by surprise and worms it’s way into your heart? Well that is exactly what has happened with the Seventeen Skin Wow 3 way highlighter. As the name suggests the Seventeen Skin Wow 3 way highlighter is a multi tasking product. First off it can be used as […]

The Balm Meet Matt(e) Trimony Palette


3 of my favourite words when it comes to eyeshadow has to be matte and warm naturals. Throw those words together in the one palette and it will come as no surprise that since receiving the Meet Matt(e) Trimony palette to try out a number of weeks ago, it literally has not left my eyes!!! […]

La Roche Posay Toleraine Ultra eye contour


If you follow me on Snapchat ( @thebeauttruth) you will already know that a few weeks ago I began to have terrible problems with my under eye area. The skin under my eyes became very dry, thin and developed a serious amount of wrinkles over night. Not only that but my makeup was sitting really […]

Win a 6 month supply of Wet n Wild makeup

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Having launched in Ireland two years ago, Wet n Wild has become a staple in many beauty lovers makeup bag. With prices that won’t break the bank and products that work as hard as their high end counter parts. It is not hard to see why, so many of us have Wet n Wild products […]

Save or Splurge: The Illuminating bases


At this time of year, I am all about trying to achieve the perfect glowing skin. When we enter the Spring time, we tend to leave behind the heavily made up skin and lean towards a lighter more glowing look.Rather than constantly changing up our foundation, one way of helping to achieve a more glowing look […]

Make Up For Ever Ultra HD foundation stick


Long time readers of the blog will know that I am a massive Make Up For Ever fan. All you have to do it take a peak at some of my posts, to know that I have serious love for this brand and would be inclined to say that it is my favourite brand!! The […]

Things to do in Orlando

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I know this is a break from my usual beauty posts, but as many of you know, I have spent quite a bit of time holidaying in the sunshine state and in particular Orlando. I often get emails, messages and snaps from readers asking me to recommend things to do in Orlando, so I decided […]

Top 10 Beauty Tips for Brides from EF Creative Studios

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With wedding season fast approaching, today I have a guest blog from the lovely ladies over at EF Creative Studios. When they asked me what type of post I would like them to write about, I thought what better than a post showing brides how to get themselves ready for their big day. The girls […]

Bellapierre Derma Renew BB cream


I was recently sent out the Bellapierre Derma Renew BB cream to try out. There has been a lot of great reviews of this BB cream knocking about, so I was dying to get my hands on it. Before I talk about how I got on with this BB cream, I think it is important […]

The USA shopping list

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With so many of you lovely lot heading off to the States in the coming weeks and months, this is by far my most requested post I have had in a long time and even though I have written posts like this before, as well as a lot of Sephora and USA hauls, there is […]

What’s the deal with sulfate free shampoo

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Over the past few years, the term “Sulphate free” has been popping up more and more on our shampoo bottles. It seems every week there is a new report stating that this, that or the other ingredient are the latest to avoid. I’ve lost track of what ingredients I can and can’t use. Throw a […]

Eye of Horus Goddess Mascara

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When it comes to mascara, I am pretty brutal. I expect a lot from my mascara and even more if it is an expensive one. With so many mascaras on the market you want to make sure if you’re splashing your cash, that you are getting your moneys worth. A few months ago I received […]

Clinique Pop Lacquer Lip Colour + Primer


One of my favourite parts of blogging is that I am introduced to products and brands that I would never normally pick up when out shopping. Clinique is one of those brands that for one reason or another I have previously overlooked. Their products never really jumped out at me, but to be fair, that […]