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  BEST SALON ULSTER Patrick Gildea Hairdressing For a wonderful hairdressing experience in beautiful Donegal, look no further than 18 times award winning salon Patrick Gildea Hairdressing. This five-star Centre of Excellence led by Irish Hairdressing Federation Icon Patrick, has a higher number of Master Colour Technicians than any other independent salon in Ireland. The […]


Ever since I saw the instagram pics of Troian Bellisario’s wedding and her spectacular crystal adorned crown, I’ve decided I am going to have a crown (whenever my day will be). If you haven’t seen the pictures from the Pretty Little Liars star’s wedding to her partner Patrick Adams, you are seriously missing out. Take a […]

Short and Stylish Hair Dos for Brides

Just because you have short locks doesn’t mean that you have boring hair for your big day. You only get one wedding, so be adventurous with your hairstyle. Here’s some gorgeous ideas from Pinterest to help you get creative…… Which is your favourite? Let us know on Facebook and Twitter……….. Pictures via Pinterest  ADD RSVPMAGAZINE […]

Here Are The 10 Most Popular Wedding Hairstyles On Pinterest

If you have a wedding coming up, be it bride or bridesmaid, here are a selection of the 10 most popular wedding hairstyles from Pinterest. It’s all about soft grecian styles, pretty flowers and flowing waves right now. And if you don’t have a wedding coming up, it’s still nice to just have a look….. 1. […]

RSVP Wedding Awards 2016 – Hair and Beauty

The RSVP Wedding Awards 2016 is our guide to the best that Ireland has to offer when it comes to making your wedding day unfold exactly how you imagined it. Getting married should be the happiest day of your life – and we have all the best insider information on hand to make it so, minus the stress. Whether it’s finding your fairy-tale venue, to bagging […]


Our Top 10 Gorgeous Bridal Upstyles From Instagram

When it comes to your big day, we here in RSVP know you want to look your absolute best. And one way to start, is with your luscious locks! Most woman feel all they can do is wear their hair up or down. Or even half up or half down if they feel a bit more ‘out […]


Top 5 Tips For Bridal Beauty With Pelo Hair Salon

You’ve got the ring, the dress, the bridesmaids and the venue… now all you need is the right hair and make-up for your big day. Try our top tips for getting sorted with your bridal look… If you’re planning on trying anything dramatically different to your usual hair and make-up, make sure you get your […]


Essentials Every bride should have in their Make-up bag On Their Wedding Day

Charlotte O’Mahony is one of the most experienced Make Up Artists in the wedding industry, with over 10 years experience. She ensures that each of her brides and their bridal parties look and feel their best on that all important day. Here, she gives us tips on how to have the freshest looking skin and also, […]

Deodrant, a multi-purpose product, that can cure your sweating feet problem?

There are many brands of deodorant to choose from, with Sure, Lynx,Ultramax and Dove being four of the most well-known. Available in both spray and roll-on form, it’s no wonder these products are being sold out on a regular basis! But have you ever considered deodrant to be a multi-purpose product, that can cure your sweating feet problem??  Well […]


The 2016 RSVP Hair Awards was proudly sponsored by Phorest. THE WINNERS: Best Salon Most Stylish Best Stylist Best Freelance Bridal Best Bridal Best Freelance Stylists Best Customer Service Best Upstyle Best Boutique Hair Salon Best for Blow-dries Best for Hair Extensions Best Colourists Best for Wigs Best Treatment Best Styling Product Best New Treatment […]

Why Floral Crowns are the Pretty Trend You Need in Your Summer 2016 Wedding

We’re going to be honest with you, this article is basically an appreciation post for the floral crown. We absolutely adore this pretty wedding accessory. From full on crowns, to dainty headbands, the floral crown is having a big moment right now. If you don’t want to wear one yourself, you’ll definitely want them for your […]

RSVP’S Beauty Awards 2016

Welcome to your essential beauty bible. Alex Hatton, together with Ireland’s leading beauty experts, brings you the definitive collection of the most effective skincare, body and make-up products on the market. MEET THE JUDGES Alex Hatton,  Maura Derrane and Sarah Keary Our columnist Alex Hatton brings you a collection of the most effective buys in […]

All The Tips You Need: How To Get Glowing Skin For Your Wedding Day

Charlotte O’Mahony is one of the most experienced Make Up Artists in the wedding industry, with over 10 years experience. She ensures that each of her brides and their bridal parties look and feel their best on that all important day. Here, she gives us tips on how to have the freshest looking skin and also, […]

Wedding Makeup for Each Season

So. You’re getting married! (Or not, and you’re just here as it’s oddly satisfying to read about all things Weddings. A girl can dream). Well, we here at RSVP have all you ladies covered (we never fail!) with some wedding jazz, this week covering Makeup. Your wedding day will be one of the biggest days […]

The Hottest New Bridal Trends for Spring/Summer 2016

Weddings are about to cross a lot of boundaries for Spring/Summer 2016 – and it’s about time! Prepare to get bigger, brighter and bolder, as weddings go to places they have never gone before.. Mismatched Bridesmaid Dresses Never again will you need to land your bridesmaids with dresses that they hate. Use colour schemes or […]

Stunning Style Ideas for Brides with Short Hair

Brides with short hair often think that their options are limited for their wedding day hairstyle. With a bit of creativity however, there’s a lot that can be done to snazz up short hair, and get it looking fabulous for your walk down the aisle. Here’s some of our favourite ideas: Floral Finesse Flower hair […]

7 Makeup Tips Every Bride Should Know

Practice Your Makeup For Pictures  If you’re doing your own makeup, practice and take LOADS of pictures before your big day. Start with less because it’s easier to add more if you need it than having to remove excess makeup, which can get very messy. Use A Primer If you use a primer, it will make […]

The Essential Beauty Items for Your Bridal Bag

Your bridal bag will likely be no more than a dainty purse, so the last thing you want is to have it bulging with unnecessary items. All you really need are these essential bridal bag staples, to make sure that you stay looking your best for your whole wedding day… Compact Mirror: A compact mirror […]

20 of the Best Vintage Wedding Hairstyles

Vintage wedding styles are making a massive come back for 2016. From 20’s style pin curls to 60’s bouffants, vintage hairstyles come in lots of shapes and sizes. We’ve picked out 20 of our favourite Retro Dos to suit every bride! Remember, we also have some amazing salons in our Wedding Directory who will look after your […]