Monika Banach’s journey at Transform by Mon

In Tralee’s Brush N Blush salon, Transform by Mon is a beauty oasis founded by Monika Banach. She’s known for her professional, individual approach to permanent make-up, aesthetics and laser treatments. Honestly, Transform by Mon gives clients more than a service. It’s a personal experience, crafted with care, expertise, and a touch of humour! Monika’s…

Salon of the Month: Celebrating a Decade of Brush ‘N’ Blush

We are over the moon to introduce you to our Salon of the Month, the multi-award winning Brush ‘N‘ Blush, as they gear up to celebrate their remarkable 10th anniversary at the upcoming Passoã Hair and Beauty Awards 2024 ceremony. Frances, Maureen, and their outstanding team are all set to shine on this special night,…

Rose Clinic expands services nationwide as it opens new clinics and grows employee numbers

Rose Clinic, which was founded by renowned oncology specialist, Professor Paul Redmond has opened its first clinic in Dublin. This follows the recent opening of clinics in Waterford, Carlow, Cork and Limerick. Having started in Cork, Rose Clinic now has five clinics nationwide and employs 17 people. They have plans to grow employee numbers to…

HAIR AND LOVE: a sustainable passion project

Michelle Pluck is a professional hairstylist with over a decade’s experience in some of Ireland’s most prestigious salons and academies. During her maternity leave Michelle took a leap of faith and launched her brand new business, HAIR & LOVE. Michelle describes this as a labour of love, something she has dreamed of creating for years.…

Sensory-inclusive hair salon’s innovative approach earns prestigious award

Flourish and Be – a sensory-friendly, bespoke Occupational Therapy-led hairdressing salon – in Clonakilty, Co Cork has been announced as this year’s winner of the Ann Beckett Award. Founded by practising Occupational Therapist, Emma Connolly, the salon was set up following Emma’s years of experience working with families with neurodivergent members and learning of their…

Some Gilded Glamour outfit ideas for our Tia Maria Hair and Beauty Awards

  What Is Gilded Glamour?   Gilded Glamour is a fashion term used to describe the style that was born from a transformative era from 1870-1900 in America in which saw the average person’s income increase by 50%. This massive increase in fortune from the industrial revolution led to people being able to afford and…

Love Island’s Ekin-Su Becomes The Latest Queen To Collaborate With BPerfect Cosmetics

The Love Island 2022 winner is the latest celebrity to collaborate with the renowned beauty brand, joining the ranks of glamorous icons that have worked with BPerfect Cosmetics to create sought-after beauty collections.    Following her recent visit to Dublin to launch the BPerfect Cosmetics Mega Store in Blanchardstown Shopping Centre, where she met with fans and explored the…