TRIED: Beyond Botox Facial at Serenity Day Spa, 55B Glasthule Road, Sandycove, Co Dublin, 01 230 0244;

WHO’S EXPERTISE?: Nuala Woulfe, owner and exceptional therapist; her adaptations of treatments are well-informed and clever – you won’t find them elsewhere.

THE USP: The hint is in the name – Woulfe believes in anti-ageing the holistic way as opposed to the Hollywood way.

The Gloss, April 2011. Click here to read the full article.

The Clear Skin Mission - The promise of clear skin after puberty never happened for me. Spots have been a daily companion since i was 14 and although it isnt nearly as debilitating as it was in my teens and early twenties, covering up spots and blotches is a necessary part of my morning regime. The thought of having a full-on, time-of-the-month break-out on your wedding day puts the fear of God in any bride, but its a very real possibility for me., 3rd February 2011. Click here to read the full article.

Getting Married Post - I've realised its a totally different game getting married after 30 that in is in your 20s. I was talking to a friend who got married at 23, running through my checklist of to-dos, the facials, the 10 dress appointments, the shoe mood board and she said, "God I never did anything like that, I picked a dress, made the invitations and turned up. There wasnt anything like a bridal course of facials then, I dont even rememeber thinking I should book one at all." And I thought back to my 23, 24, 25, 26 year old self and agreed that I would never have thought of it either., 4th May 2011. Click here to read the full article.

Why: Reduce visible signs of ageing.

How it works: Nuala has designed a comprehensive experience that not only rejuvenates the skin, but also gives you plenty of time to relax and feel pampered.

What it entails: Nuala assessed my complexion, and throughout the treatment gave loads of advice and recommendations.

The Evening Herald, 22nd April 2014. Click here to read the full article.