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Fight Dry Skin With These Winter Beauty Tips!

Even though the temperatures these days are slightly above normal, colder weather will be here before we know it. This is a time to batten down the hatches and prepare your skin for harsher times!


Winter Skincare Tips

I'm Moving To Brighton!

I am very excited to share my news with you...I am moving to Brighton! For those of you that know me well, you will know that I grew up along the coast of Ireland with gorgeous views of the sea and the Mourne Mountains. It has been a dream of mine to live beside the sea again.

Skincare & Makeup Cheat Sheet.

I love Cheat Sheets, quick, helpful guides on all manner of subjects. So today I thought I’d write my very first cheat sheet on makeup and skincare!

Skincare For Men......A Few Simple Steps Is All You Need!

Skincare For Men.

Looking after your skin should be a daily ritual, just like hitting the gym or eating your five servings of fruits and vegetables. Make sure you’re following the right skincare rules and stop following bad skin habits!

Start Your Day with a Splash

A move to Milton Keynes and all the gossip from SP Makeup Ltd!

So I am now located in Milton Keynes & I am pleased to say I have settled in really well and enjoying my new surroundings. I can now be seen driving up and down the M1 on a regular basis and despite the car sickness (!!) from all the roundabouts in Milton Keynes the commute is working well for me.

Nu Skin Galvanic Spa Routine, my weekly facial that takes just 10 minutes.

 I have created a very simple video to guide you through using your Nu Skin Galvanic Spa at home. The facial treatment itself takes just 10 minutes which I do once a week as part of my skincare maintenance routine. The video is a little longer as I am explaining things in more detail as I go along. I do hope you find it useful.

Team SP is growing all the time!

I am really excited to announce the latest additions to Sheelagh Powell Makeup, Amy Underwood and Emma Hartland. They join myself and Jane Calderwood to 'make up' Team SP (see what I did there!). 

Here is a little bio from the girls......

Money Saving Tips, 10 ways to save money on your makeup products.


If you’re looking to save money on makeup, toiletries, and other beauty products then look no further.  Here are some cool tips to help you cut down your cosmetics budget, and save.


Anti-Aging Products.


At a school reunion a few months back I was asked this exact question.  As it had been almost 20 years since we'd seen each other, we inevitably ended up discussing how we'd aged!

How not to get ripped off at the beauty counter…


As a makeup artist I am often surprised by the number of people who have been mis-sold products from large department stores. For some, this can prove extremely expensive and it upsets me greatly when I have to tell them they’re using the wrong products!