RSVP Magazine

Spray Tans For Tots – The New Irish Craze

We’ve all seen the American reality shows documenting the parents who enter their toddlers into US beauty pageants, coating them in make-up and tan so that they look like mini adults. Although such a spectacle causes many of us to shake our heads in disbelief, it would appear that the trend is now catching on […]

Tess Daly Lands Dream Endorsement Deal

We at RSVP couldn’t help but notice recently that Strictly Come Dancing presenter Tess Daly has been really upping the ante in the glamour stakes, going for more youthful looking ensembles and edgier styles that her usual ageing floaty ball gowns. And it seems that we’re not the only ones who’ve taken note, as it has been revealed […]

Lippy: Kate Talks Buff, Lip Gloss and Getting Perfect Brows!

BUFFed Up A make-up range backed by the woman who taught me a lot of what I know. Paula Callan is probably one of the most renowned make-up artists in this country and one of my personal favourites. An inspirational artist whose word I’d take as gospel so I was not surprised when I was impressed with […]

Lancôme Show Collection Preview‏

Guests came out to The Exchequer Room at Fallon & Byrne to celebrate Lancôme’s preview of the Lancôme Show range. The occasion was the private unveiling of the Lancôme Show range, which is the result of an exceptional collaboration with one of the most highly-acclaimed names in fashion: Alber Elbaz. Guests on the evening included the glowing […]

Lippy: Kate Talks Festival Beauty, Dry Shampoo and Baking Style Make-up!

Lush-ival It’s that time of year again! We’re scouring the social media and news websites for rumours of line ups and headline acts, picking and choosing our weekends carefully, taking out the wellies and scraping off last year’s mud and memories, googling Coachella pics for fashion inspiration and festival trends alert, putting all our hope […]

Helen Flanagan Voted Sexiest Woman In Britain

Former Coronation Street star Helen Flanagan has been named the UK’s Sexiest Woman in this year’s FHM’s 100 Sexiest Women in the world 2013 list. The gorgeous Mila Kunis, 29, was voted the worlds hottest female but Helen topped the poll in the UK beating Corrie colleague Michelle Keegan to the number one spot. The […]

Half of Us Carry Red Head Gene

There is nothing more associated with Irish people than gorgeous red hair. It seems the science behind the flame-haired gene has been found and it may be from out lack of sunshine. Ireland’s DNA has revealed that one in ten Irish people have red hair, but it is thought that up to half the population could be carrying […]

Lippy: Kate Talks Vlogging, The Benefits Of Coconut And Her New Make-Up Addiction

Drunk…hic…Vlogging… There are millions of beauty related YouTube videos and tutorials on the inter-web. The new term coined in the urban dictionary is Vlogging, or video blogging, and this has taken beauty reviews to a whole new level. You can search now for a swatch of a particular eyeshadow you’re interested in and see it […]

Eye Candy

When it comes to adding extra glamour to your look, it’s amazing what one slick of eyeliner can do! In honour of this wonder product, we look at four different – but equally gorgeous – beauty looks that can be created using a little bit of eyeliner and some handy work on your part! Natural […]

Blue Smokey Eye – How to casually wear brighter colours.

Today I’m going to be showing you how to use those bright coloured eyeshadows (that so many of us find ourselves buying and never using) in a subtle, easy to wear way. This look is a deep, smokey blue perfectly suited for a night out, but you can also leave out the black for a […]

Marissa Carter and Cocoa Brown Tan

Brains, beauty and a gem of a beauty business – all attributes that Marissa Carter can add to her list. The pretty entrepreneur, who is the proprietor of Blackrock’s Carter Beauty, has managed to fuse her love for all things beauty related with an ever-growing knowledge of the industry and a keen business brain in […]


Ok, so it may not be getting any warmer quite yet and yes, we are aware that we experienced an unseasonal few days of snow last week, but with the evenings getting longer and the sunny days lifting our mood, we feel it’s time to take the legs out from under all those layers for […]

Lippy: Kate Talks Mad Men, Night Cream and Laying the Right Foundation!

Mad Men for Beautiful Ladies….. The TV show Mad Men has a massive fan base world wide. What started out as a somewhat cult following, the general public eventually couldn’t resist the charming characters, twisted plot lines, sexy styling and clever writing this show brought. It couldn’t have harmed the vintage revival that was already […]

Lippy: Kate Talks Pixy, Irish Mammies and Being a Glamorous Environmentalist!

Pixy Belle I’ve found the cure to cellulite! Don’t get too excited! It’s not as easy as slapping on some wonder lotion. Unfortunately the best results I’ve had as of late are from exercise. Condescending I know but nothing’s better to boost circulation and improve tone. When you think of the other benefits (increased fitness […]