Friday February 21, 2020

Trish McEvoy: ‘How many of us prioritise ourselves, even if it’s only for a few minutes?’

The US cosmetics queen makes the case for the enduring power of make-up

Gillian Nelis

Managing Editor

4th June, 2017
Trish McEvoy: ‘I’m an ‘in the moment, live it hard’ type of girl. It’s the Irish in me, I’m sure of it!’

In a corner of the bar in the Westbury Hotel in Dublin, I’m thanking my lucky stars that I took five minutes that morning to clean out my handbag. The reason? Trish McEvoy is rummaging through it in an attempt to prove her recently-formed theory that I am a very organised person.

“I knew it,” she says, as she takes out my wallet, my lipstick and face powder, my trainers for my walk...

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