Getting the Supermodel Glow

We’ve looked at prepping for the perfect tan, and our ultimate tans, so for the final part of our tan series, we’ve handpicked our favourite products for making the most of your fake tan and perfecting that glow! While the getting golden part down is pretty easy with a good tan, we’re all envious of that glowy, […]

MAC Pink Dupes

You all know that here at The Dupe Diaries, we’re on a mission to find your favourite beauty products for less. Our latest hunt for bright pink MAC lipstick dupes certainly won’t disappoint. We’ve found three fantastic dupes for best selling MAC lippies. These three shades are quite different so we’re confident that there’s something here for everyone!  […]

No7 Masterclass

We all love picking up new make-up tips and tricks, and who better to learn from than the professionals!? So when we heard that No7 was holding a masterclass in Boots in Dundrum with top Irish make-up artist Judy Wong, we were only too excited to run along. Judy Wong has worked in the beauty […]

Top Fake Tans

For almost all Irish girls fake tan is a vital part of the beauty regime regardless of the time of year. Most of us haven’t been blessed with sallow, glowing skin and thankfully, more of us are realising that getting a natural tan is really damaging for your skin – so we’re all hitting the bottle!   Regardless […]

Foundation Dupes – Part 3

Myself and Claire previously shared our thoughts on some cult classic foundations, including MAC Studio Fix Fluid, Makeup Forever HD and  Chanel Vitalumiere Aqua. We tried and tested these foundations against some cheaper alternatives – the dupes we found for them. Advances in the beauty industry mean that many drug store brands now offer foundations that […]

Platinum Hair Extensions

Some of us are born with naturally thick and luscious locks (ahem, Claire)…others, like me, aren’t so lucky. I’ve recently gone from full-time final year student (in other words, poor) to having a full-time job so I decided it was finally time to treat myself to some new ‘Rapunzel-meets-Victoria’s Secret model’ hair! I’ve never had thin hair […]