Author Archives: Editor @ The Beauty Cloud

Thank you for the nominations!

I have just been told that we have been nominated for the Best Beauty / Fashion Blog Award on the in the Blog Awards Ireland 2013!


The Beauty Cloud is growing fast and it is such a lovely surprise to be nominated for this award!

So to whoever nominated us, a big THANK YOU! You have made our day!

Another beautiful new author, just for you! ♥

This has been a busy month for The Beauty Cloud! We have now brought you 3 new authors on 3 hot new topics! 

Today I would like to introduce our next new author, Paulina.

CapturePaulina Katarzyna Wyczawska (BA, BSc hons Business and Digital Media Management Consultant) is always hungry for knowledge. She is a passionate blogger, food enthusiast, hobby photographer and active cyclist. Her dream is to explore as much of the world we live in as possible and share those moments with others. Her mottos are: “Treat others the way you want to be treated” and “Nothing is impossible, it all depends on the approach and willingness”.

In her series of blogs on the Beauty Cloud, Paulina will share with you her views and opinions on spiritual beauty, food, health, general well-being and to make sure that it all will be worth talking about. Through her passion towards feeling and looking healthy, Paulina will show the readers what natural beauty truly means. Sit down, relax and embrace your inner self.

Stay tuned for Paulina’s debut article coming up shortly.

If you have any questions, email

Summer Wedding Party at Down Royal Racecourse

We are delighted to announce the return of our next BIG wedding show, back, BIGGER & BETTER…but with a eventful twist.


 Wedding Show, Bridal Catwalk, Music Showcase and more, Sunday August 18th will see our Summer Wedding Party at Down Royal Racecourse. Our original Down Royal Show but with an exciting revamp. Join us from 1pm-5pm for our Summer Wedding Party as OENI welcomes and celebrates with all brides and grooms to be who come along by giving them a warm party feel from the word go.

Expect on the day, an indoor/outdoor event with our catwalk returning to the sensational outdoor balcony, overlooking the beautiful race course with light and alluring live music accompanying the latest bridal trends and men’s suiting as the best in Northern Ireland’s wedding wear walks down our runway.

Guests will also be treated to an array of wedding day essentials in form of wine tasting, a BBQ, a hog roast, tea, cakes, cocktails, entertainment and much more inside and out with up to 90 local businesses displaying their wedding day packages and exclusive offers.  We encourage creativeness and interaction to make sure visiting couples have a great day out. Plus a few more surprises we won’t mention just yet.

12Not forgetting our sensational wedding music showcase running all day, providing local bands and musicians the chance to showcase their abilities at allocated time-slots throughout the day.

For more information about the event visit our website or contact 07834370006.

Come party with us on Sunday August 18th. 1pm-5pm at Down Royal Racecourse for our Summer Wedding Party. Admission £3.

PS. Be one of the lucky ones with first 250 in will get a goodie bag of treats


Simply because we love our readers, here is another brand new writer to brighten your day!

How can we call ourselves a Beauty and Lifestyle blog if we don’t address the dreaded ‘E’ word, yes that’s right, EXERCISE!

I know for a fact that about 80% of the human race hate using the gym, and I am in that percentage for sure. So I wanted to make sure that when I was bringing you a new fitness writer for The Beauty Cloud that it would be someone that we can relate to.

Therefore, I introduce to you….. Courtenay Pipkin!

Courtenay Pipkin Health and Fitness writer for

Courtenay Pipkin is a Stylist for Stella & Dot, a gorgeous jewellery and accessory brand originally from the US.

Courtenay Pipkin, Health and Fitness Writer for was never really into sports as a kid, until she discovered Pole Fitness in 2009 as something to fill her evenings whilst on a summer placement away from home. She immediately fell in love with it and after returning to university, She set up and ran the Newcastle University Pole Dancing Society. With moving around so much she has been lucky to train and teach all over the country (and even in the US when she lived there for a few months last year!). She recently competed in the Miss Pole Dance UK Semi-Pro Doubles category coming third, and has entered more upcoming competitions later this year which she will be training hard for.

Courtenay currently lives in London, where she has also begun learning aerial hoop as well. She is an avid hater of gym equipment so is always keen to try and new and different ways of getting a good workout.

You will see bi-weekly posts from Courtenay about different ways to stay fit and have fun at the same time.

Watch out for her opening post coming soon!


Please welcome our latest new writer to The Beauty Cloud.

Here at The Beauty Cloud we are dedicated to bringing you the most up to date, expert news. That why we will be introducing a few new writers to the team over the coming weeks. We can’t all be experts in everything so we are bringing you our new feature writers to make sure you are getting the best advice across all areas’s of Health and Beauty.

Today I would like to introduce to you Jennie Longdon.

Jennie Longdon - Tanning Expert for The Beauty Cloud.

Jennie Longdon – Tanning Expert for The Beauty Cloud.

Jennie is a qualified Broadcast Journalist with her ear fully to the ground.

She has been working in radio for the last 5 years, starting out as a news reader, and now works as a co presenter for 4 fm radio stations across the Midlands.

Jennie also just landed a job presenting an extreme sports television show, which will be on your ‘tele boxes’ in the near future.

As a devout bronzer, Jennie knows everything about fake tanning! Whether you prefer instant, gradual or spray on tans…put your trust in her to keep you all bronzed and beautiful! 

Look out for her opening post coming soon. We will have you all turned into Bronzed God’s and Goddesses in no time!


Northern Ireland’s first and only menswear fashion showcase, MAN TIME is set to return on Sunday June 9th in the modern and luxurious surroundings of the Radisson Blu Hotel. Situated in the heart of Belfast’s City Centre in the revitalized Gasworks area, the Radisson Blu is the perfect venue for a manpacked Spring/Summer catwalk event.


Now in its third season following a sold out debut show in conjunction with London Collections: Men last year and a successful Autumn/Winter follow up for a monumental Movember show at Belfast’s City Hall, MAN TIME is well on its way to cementing itself among the fashion calendar of Northern Ireland’s trend savvy gents and gentlewomen alike.

“Our Events NI are delighted to be taking the Man Time experience to the new and stylish venue of the Filini Restaurant. We are all about supporting local businesses and we can’t wait to see our Man Time models strut their stuff in Northern Ireland’s finest menswear collections at this top, stylish, City Centre location.”  – Kerrie Man (Our Events NI Director)


Opening the very first MAN TIME to phenomenal response last year was Belfast’s very own luxury designer hotspot CRUISE. Returning to the MAN TIME runway this Spring/Summer with nothing but the very finest apparel in premium, high-end menswear. Recently refreshed and rejuvenated for the ultimate luxury fashion experience at their Victoria Square ground floor store, CRUISE house the definitive and essential styles for the modern man. From Gucci to Dolce & Gabbana, to Lanvin and Vivienne Westwood, CRUISE  prep Northern Ireland’s style savvy guys in the world’s leading and most sought after fashion collections. A personal must-see for any fashion forward gent this Spring/Summer.

Other leading retailers on board include MAN TIME favourites GUESS and CLOCKWORK with welcomed newcomers from Portadown based STATEMENT MENSWEAR, Sprucefield’s flagship M&S store and the Newtonards run STREETLIFE. Bringing together top trends and looks from an assortment of exciting and imaginative brands, displaying formalwear, casual wear, street wear and urban wear in all shades and styles.


MAN TIME will also play host to some of Northern Ireland’s most talented and vibrant individual creatives. Local designers Roseanna McReynolds and Sean Henry will be showcasing. Roseanna launches a bone structured collection of unisex designs from her independent and home-grown GOOD CREATURES label. With Sean Henry mixing jersey and fine knits for his VAN DER SIMON VDS menswear designs. Stylist and FashionCREEP! founder Jamie Russell will craft ten looks for the modern man as Lewis Cameron, the Editor of Beyond Man (Northern Ireland’s First and Only Men’s Style website) will also be creating ten looks. Expect catwalk translated trends packed full of sheer, monochrome, studs, heavy prints and androgynous themes throughout.

Doors will open at 7.30pm. Catwalk will start at 8.30pm. All Man Time models will be groomed and trimmed by Hair & Grooming Sponsor Unique Hair. All guests will be treated to live music from performers and DJ’s and will receive a man packed goodie bag.


Tickets for MAN TIME SS13 are priced at £10 and can be purchased online at Limited Front Row packages are available per request.

For all Press enquiries please contact

For all other enquiries please contact Kerrie at

Flash sale just started! Vivienne Westwood X Melissa

We love Melissa Shoes here at The Beauty Cloud – So when I seen this post by Fashion for Lunch this morning, I had to share it with you!

Buy! Buy! Buy!