Huda Beauty #FauxFilter Foundation Review

Hiya bellas, It’s been a hot minute since I last posted so today I thought I’d spill the tea on the Huda Beauty #FauxFilter Foundation. I initially picked up the wrong shade using the comparison chart on the website because the matches are so off, it’s not even funny. Luckily, my sister managed to get me another shade and I’ve used it a few times to test it out. There’s been good and bad so if you want to know whether to pick it up or skip it, here you go. Packaging As usual, the Huda Beauty #FauxFilter Foundation mimics the rest of…

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Benefit Hello Happy Soft Blur Foundation Review

Hiya bellas, I’m sure by now you know that Benefit is one of my favourite brands of all time. You can see my previous purchases from them over here. I was lucky enough to be sent their Hello Happy foundation which is a new addition to their range. I’ve been testing it out extensively and I’d like to share my thoughts with you on it. Packaging The bottle of the Benefit Hello Happy foundation is definitely different from what we’re used to seeing. Housed in a square plastic container, it looks smaller than regular foundations. Fear not, it still contains the…

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Spilling the tea on Chick Cosmetics

Hiya bellas, Over the next few weeks, I’ll be catching up on a lot of overdue posts. I’m finally getting my ish in order and hopefully can get a flow going with these blog posts. Today’s post is all about Chick Cosmetics and when I say overdue, I mean I received the PR drop two months ago already. Yes I know, that bad. Anyhoo, here’s the scoop on it. The first time I got an email from Chick Cosmetics was mid-May saying they’re going to be launching a new line of products and wanted me to test it out. I…

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Foundation Files – NYX, Revlon, Inglot, Stil...

Hiya bellas, I realised there are a few foundations in my arsenal that I’ve had for a while and have never spoken about here on the blog. I got a few questions about whether or not I’d recommend some of the products so I thought why not do a post on it so everyone can benefit.  NYX Total Control Drop Foundation Coverage Sheer to Medium Price R230 Quantity 13ml Finish Semi-matte Longevity 7-8 hours SPF No Oil-free No Oxidises No Shade Range 25 Best For Normal to combo skin Worst For Very dry or oily skin Cruelty-free Yes but parent…

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GIVEAWAY: Makeup Revolution Foundation, Blush ...

Today I have an exciting post for you guys. Exciting because this is the first collaboration post in I’ve done in years. I’ve teamed up with Aisha from Stardust & Lipstick to review the Makeup Revolution Conceal and Define concealer which everyone has been raving about is a dupe for the Tarte Shape Tape I reviewed here. It’s a big deal to find a dupe for such a product because in that post I mentioned how the Shape Tape is the best concealer in the world in my opinion. I also managed to get the foundation and blush palette so…

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Hean Cosmetics – Possible Huda Beauty dupe??...

For the life of me, I have no idea why this post hasn’t been published yet. This was supposed to go up sometime last year and going through my WordPress posts, I found this hiding in the drafts folder. Last year I entered a Glamore Cosmetics giveaway and was lucky enough to win one of the Hean Matte Liquid Lipsticks. They are the official distributors of Hean Cosmetics in South Africa. Hean Cosmetics are made in Poland but are distributed mainly throughout the UK and Middle East. I chose to pick up my prize at an event and got to…

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