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PRODUCT FOCUS: Dermalogica UltraSmoothing Eye Serum – Review

Dermalogica UltraSmoothing Eye Serum

If you’re already a fan of this award-winning skincare brand then I actually don’t need to write anything about this product as once someone discovers Dermalogica they tend to remain devoted to it. However, for those of you who are new to the brand you could do worse than try this eye serum for an introduction. Launched as part of the UltraCalming system which, as the name suggests, helps … [Read more...]

PRODUCT FOCUS: Clinique A Different Nail Enamel for Sensitive Skin – Review

Clinique A Different Nail Enamel for Sensitive Skin

I don’t know anybody who hasn’t suffered from contact dermatitis at some point in their life. Even those without sensitive skin have found themselves having a reaction to something. When a breakout occurs the first things usually blamed are changing your detergent or some new foodstuff that you tried. The one thing I would never have considered as a cause is my nail polish! However, it … [Read more...]

TRIED & TESTED: AVÈNE ANTIROUGEURS CALM REDNESS RELIEF SOOTHING REPAIR MASK

Avène antirougeurs calm soothing repair mask

I may write about beauty and have full access to information on all the right and wrong ways to treat your skin but that doesn’t mean that I always practice what I preach. Recently, despite my best efforts, I found it impossible to stay on top of my usual skincare routine. I was incredibly busy and had no time to exfoliate or use a deep cleansing mask. I also usually drink a lot of water but the … [Read more...]

LAST CHANCE TO WIN LA ROCHE-POSAY BEAUTY GOODIES WORTH OVER €100

CICAPLAST BAUME B5

At a special invite-only event in Dublin’s Science Gallery earlier this month, sensitive skin specialists La Roche-Posay introduced new Cicaplast Baume B5, a universal skin product created to immediately soothe and repair everyday skin irritations; from cuts and minor wounds, to nappy rash, eczema and severe dryness. Billed as La Roche-Posay’s most significant launch in ten years, when … [Read more...]

SENSITIVE SALLY

Olay

Olay Total Effects Sensitive I received a sample of Olay’s new Total Effects Sensitive last month and I immediately re-sealed the envelope and popped it back in the post to my eldest sister. You see, Diane suffers with sensitive skin so many of the rich moisturising creams targeted at anti-ageing cause her skin to flare up and become red and irritated - much like myself when I’m standing … [Read more...]