The Virgin Suicides: A Book Review

I had never read The Virgin Suicides before now. In fact, there was great reason for me avoiding the novel, though the story intrigued me very much. I had seen the film you see, and will never forget the horror I felt as I watched the final act unfold before my eyes. Although the title does give these events away to … [Read more...]

Barry M White Foundation Creme: Review and Pictures

I’ve spoken a lot recently about the fact that foundations for those of us with the fairer skin tones are getting increasingly hard to come by. To my own knowledge, there are certainly no Irish cosmetic company that stock foundations that are truly pale; any that I own I have to buy overseas, and even then it’s a … [Read more...]

Revlon Baby Sticks Sure Don’t Pack A Punch! Review And Pictures

I've been really lucky when it comes to beauty buys lately. All the products I've bought over the last few weeks have been surprisingly great, so you can imagine my shock when I was bitterly disappointed with a seemingly excellent product, and a Revlon product at that. But alas, the Revlon; new Baby Stick tints for … [Read more...]

Gabrielle Aplin: English Rain – Review

I've spoken a good deal on here and my Facebook page about what a huge fan I am of Bath singer/songwriter Gabrielle Aplin. She started out as a YouTube sensation before striking some festive gold with her chart topping Christmas rendition of "The Power of Love," before officially signing up to a major label and thus … [Read more...]

Let Yer Bright Lipstick Do The Talkin’: Two Perfect Shades For Pale Skin

I’ve mentioned before what a massive lipstick fan I am. I literally own hundreds of shades (check out two of my favourite shades in the latest Bourjois range here and two Chubby Sticks I'm loving by Clinique and Revlon here), and could quite possibly open my own lipstick shop. On the subject of lipsticks’, I’m going to … [Read more...]