I’m Coia. I am a mother to two amazing kids, a crazy little girl Evvie and a our little micro preemie superhero Finley.

I am a Hair Stylist and Makeup Artist, I own my own salon called Hemera, we specialise in colour and are mostly known for our Hemera Blends!

I am also an educator, I love to inspire others and explain how to make things easier for them and give people that light bulb moment.

My sense in fashion is my own, I don’t follow trends and stick to my own style. It won’t be for everyone but I think it’s important to stick to what you like and feel comfortable in.

What you will find here on my blog are helpful tips and tricks, advice, chit chat and general life.

You will also find me over on Instagram sharing snippets of my work, family and general life.



This year we had our very first family holiday! This was both of the kids first time to go away on holidays. It was very special to us, especially as Finley turned one while we were there. And we had time to really reflect on the last 12 months of our lives and how far …

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Always Learning

Today, I attended the Alfaparf Academy in dublin to do the seamless colour course, which focused on balayage and blending techniques. While we do a lot of this work in Hemera, I believe you should never stop learning and try out new techniques and listen to other people’s opinions and advice. In the hairdressing industry …

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