Ireland’s beauty industry has never been so buoyant, with an impressive roll-call of experts, entrepreneurs and clued-up creatives making waves on home and international waters. Here are the next leaders in beauty who, in our eyes, are already reaching stellar status.
Blogger, girl-about-town and marketer for Cocoa Brown Tan. A walking encyclopaedia of health, fitness and beauty booty. Follow her here.
MAC make-up artist based in Galway, and part of its international creative team, Colleen creates beautiful faces. Follow her here.
Runs Mink hand and foot spas with her parents Orla and Jim; has an eye for pretty manis and hot new brands. Follow Kate here
Impeccable, intuitive beauty brand entrepreneur responsible for Flormar and Flawless collections. Follow his journey here
Former blogger and IMAGE intern who’s now flying up the PR ladder for Chanel in London. Follow her overseas adventure here
Director at Distinct Distribution, representing brands such as Stila, iWhite and James Read Tan, this woman has taste as well as smarts. Follow her here
In-demand designer dude who tends to the tresses of Irish glamazons including Roz Purcell and Vogue Williams. Follow him here.
Established mani queen, now developing her own line of solution-driven beauty products. Follow her here for all her nail tips and updates.
Massive talent and great vibes, David’s the session stylist who is number one on everyone’s wish list. Follow him here.
Scored a home run with Tropical Popical, her first beauty venture, and the depth of this PR and social advocate’s kaleidoscopic brain is unfathomable. Follow her glittery madness here