Mac must haves

Have you ever gone into a Mac store and wanted to make a purchase but been completely overwhelmed by all the products? With so many products to pick from, it is hard to know exactly what is worth parting with your cash for. To help you treat yourself to something special, I have picked out […]

Beauty products for pregnancy and beyond

Knowing what products you can and can’t use during pregnancy is a complete minefield. There are so many conflicting reports out there, that it is actually hard to find out what exactly you can and can’t use. I personally haven’t been OTT about watching what I used but as a rule of thumb, I went […]

Summer Makeup essentials: Part 1, flawless looking skin

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 […]

How to get your makeup to sit better

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 […]

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 […]

The Body Shop Drops of Youth Youth Cream

When it comes to moisturizer, The Body Shop have stolen my heart several times, with their Vitamin C moisturiser being on my holy grail list!!! A few weeks ago, their latest offering in skin care landed on my doorstep and it came just in time, as my skin was not in the best of condition […]

Caudalie Makeup removing cleansing oil

For one reason or another over the past number of months, I have taken great care checking the ingredients of products that I put on my skin. While this is hard to do with makeup, it is easier to get more natural  and yet still effective skincare products. One skin care brand that uses natural ingredients […]

Tailored skincare with Jeanne Brophy

Since starting the blog, I have lost count of the amount of skin care products I have tried out. Some I have loved and some I have absolutely hated ( Im looking at you Glam Glow). In recent months, I really feel that I have gotten my skin care routine right and my skin is […]

Estee Lauder Idealist Pore Minimising Serum from The Loop

Are your pores causing you an issue? Do they always seem like a shining light on your face that no amount of makeup will cover? Does you makeup sink into your pores making them looking like gaping holes for the world to see? Have you tried the Estee Lauder Idealist Pore minimising serum yet? When […]

Asian Skincare heroes for dehydrated skin

I feel like I have finally cracked the secret to good skin care. My skin is in seriously the best condition it has ever been in. Long time readers of the blog will know that since I have no thyroid, my skin can act up from time to time. One of the main issues with […]

Top 5 Face Serums for Dry Skin

Ready for another guest blogger? Today’s blogger is Leanne from the Oh So brilliant Blather and Beauty. If you’re looking for a gorgeous looking blog, then look no further. Leanne not only has fabulous looking pictures, but her reviews are top notch. One of my favourite things about Blather and Beauty is that Leanne doesn’t review […]

The Body Shop Vitamin C Glow Boosting Moisturiser

One of my favourite things about blogging, is when a product comes into my life, that I have heard very little about and yet I fall head over heels in love with it. That is what has happened to me with The Body Shop Vitamin C Glow Boosting Moisturiser. This little baby is my new […]

Bridal skincare routine

Typical that 9 weeks before the wedding, my skin decides it wants to change things up a bit and going on a spot fuelled rampage. For months my skin was exactly where I wanted it to be, thanks to Neelu, The Cream from the Pink Cow brand and a spot of micro needling at Biofresh […]

Dermalogica Daily Microfoliant Exfoliator

When it comes to skin care, many people consider Dermalogica to be one of the best brands you can use to get beautiful looking skin. However, for whatever reason, it has been a brand that I have completely overlooked. The daily microfoliant exfoliator is the first product I have used from the Dermalogica range. Shock […]

Smashbox Photo Finish Primer Water review

When it comes to primers, Smashbox Cosmetics know more than a thing or two about prepping the skin to make sure we have a beautiful canvas to apply our foundation to. My all time favourite primer, and one I feel every woman should buy at least once, is the original Photo Finish primer. It is […]