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PAMPERING: The Lancôme DreamTone Facial at Arnotts Dublin

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After a busy few weeks, coupled with lots of summer sun exposure, it was time to book in for a pampering facial to treat my skin to an extra hit of anti-ageing care in the hands of a professional. With this in mind I popped along to the Beauty Rooms at Arnotts Dublin to try the new Lancôme DreamTone facial. Billed as a skincare product that could offer the skin tone of your dreams, even … [Read more...]

BEAUTY TREATMENT: Meso Vytal Vitamin Boosting Facial at Akina Dublin – Review

Meso Vytal Vitamin Boosting Facial

I’m always up for trying out the latest beauty treatments, so I jumped at the chance of trialling the new Meso Vytal Vitamin Boosting Facial at Akina Beauty & Laser Clinic in Temple Bar, Dublin 2. Meso Vytal is billed as an alternative to some of the more invasive anti-ageing, wrinkle reducing treatments. It promises to awaken your skin and boost it full of vitamins and hydration. Yes … [Read more...]

BEAUTY FOCUS: Venus Medical Laser Genesis – Review

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  I consider myself rather fortunate that I don’t typically suffer from any major skin concerns; however earlier this year – and I blame the god-awful weather – I developed some mild Rosacea on my cheeks, and some rough, uneven bumps on my forehead. It was time to break out the big guns, so I made an appointment to try Laser Genesis at Venus Medical in Dundrum, Dublin 14. Venus … [Read more...]

Midweek Indulgence: CACI Ultimate Anti-Ageing Facial

CACI Facial

CACI facials have been around for 25 years now, which is a definite testament to their effectiveness. With ever-youthful fans such as Madonna and Cliff Richard, the results are available for all to see. This is a result driven facial so don’t go in expecting to chill out for the duration of your treatment. The point behind this is to re-educate the muscles of the face to give you a non … [Read more...]

MIDWEEK INDULGENCE: Dermalogica Microzone Treatment at Harvey Nichols

Dermalogica Microzone

I’m stating the obvious when I say we’ve had a harsh winter (it feels like it’s lasted about ten months at this stage) and despite my best efforts the combination of the elements and a lot of time spent sitting in centrally heated rooms had taken its toll on my complexion recently and my skin was incredibly dehydrated. Although it didn’t look dry and flaky I could feel that there was … [Read more...]

WIN A 24K GOLD SKIN TREATMENT AT URBAN BEAUTY DUBLIN

24k Gold facial

Post-party season, skin is often crying out for a little tender loving care. Cold weather, alcohol detox and the post-Christmas blues can all wreak havoc on the complexion, so with this in mind we booked in for the 24K Gold facial treatment at Urban Beauty in Rathmines, Dublin 6. Cleopatra was said to have slept with a gold mask on every night to maintain her youth and beauty. So we presume she … [Read more...]

WIN! A FACIAL OF YOUR CHOICE FROM THERAPIE CLINIC

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Get beautifully radiant, healthier-looking skin with the facial of your choice at Therapie Clinic. Be it a JetPeel facial, or one of the gorgeous Murad signature facials, there's a treatment to suit every skin type and requirements. Therapie Clinic offers only the most advanced and results-driven treatments. Choose from Eve Lom, Image Skincare or Dr Murad. Therapie Clinic has clinics nationwide … [Read more...]

BEAUTY INDULGENCE: 50% OFF CETUEM BODY WRAP AND PRESCRIPTIVE FACIAL AT BESPOKE BEAUTY DONNYBROOK

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In preparation for the party season ahead, we sent one of the beauty team to Bespoke Beauty in Donnybrook, Dublin 4 to check out their exclusive Cetuem Gold Full Body Treatment and Prescriptive Facial. The treatment began with a full body exfoliation (I didn't even have to get off the beauty bed to shower off the exfoliator, it was all done for me on the bed!). Then I was measured (this is … [Read more...]

MIDWEEK INDULGENCE: SKINCEUTICALS CITY RECOVERY FACIAL TRIED & TESTED

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Earlier this year, SkinCeuticals launched a new facial treatment to correct and prevent damaged skin caused by environmental aggressors such as pollution, smoke, air conditioning and UV light. Created specifically for city slickers, the SkinCeuticals City Recovery Facial treatment tackles the skin issues of those exposed to damage triggered by ‘city living’; including premature ageing and … [Read more...]

MIDWEEK INDULGENCE: JET PEEL TRIED & TESTED

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When you think of facials you usually think of beauty salons but River Medical, with clinics on Dublin’s Baggot Street (plus Waterford and Clane, Co. Kildare), are now offering the fantastically refreshing and rejuvenating Jet Peel facial on their treatment menu. This completely non-invasive procedure uses a 'jet' mechanism to exfoliate, removing layers of dead skin, which if left to their own … [Read more...]