Affordable products for Flawless looking skin

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When I asked readers what they would like to see more of on The Beautiful Truth, an overwhelming number of you wanted more budget product reviews. Well luckily enough over the past few months I have been trying and testing out a whole pile of products that will give you flawless looking skin without breaking […]

Colourpop cosmetics haul


It seems there are quite a few Colourpop fans out there because when I posted pictures of the products I had purchased on social media, I was inundated with messages asking more about how I got them, what colours I got, how they wear and if they are worth the hype. Well today ladies I […]

Physicians Formula Bronzers for Summer & competition

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Over the past few months I have noticed a change in the makeup world. Many of the top makeup artists are moving away from the the heavily contoured look, in favour of a gentle bronzed glow. Even the Kardashians themselves, the catalyst for the heavily contoured look, are backing away from the contouring powders and […]

Too Faced Warm Glow Candlelight glow highlighting powder duo


If you’re all about a highlight that you can see from space, then this is not the review for you. However, if you’re into more of a subtle glow, that won’t leave you shimmering like a disco ball, then you are right where you need to be. The highlighter comes in a really cute compact […]

Summer Makeup essentials: Part 1, flawless looking skin

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Don’t you just love a little bit of sunshine and heat on your bones. It isn’t often we bask in beautiful weather, so when we do, we want our makeup to look nice and light, fresh and summery, rather than a melting mess. To help you look summer ready, I have put together a post […]

NYX Micro eyebrow pencil


Brows can really make or break a look. There is nothing worse than seeing someone with eyebrows so drawn on that they look like to big bits of black electrical type have been applied above their eyes!!! When heading out at night, I really love a defined brow,  and tend to use the Inglot AMC […]

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 […]