Make up and beauty

What’s new on my bank statement? {Haul}

I did one of these posts about a year ago and I thought I'd try to revive it and see if I can do one every few weeks/months. After Janu-worry, I'm still not in a place where I am actually looking at my bank balance....which in fact led me to an embarrassing situation a few… Continue reading What’s new on my bank statement? {Haul}

Make up and beauty

Fit Me Matte & Poreless Foundation {Review}

My husband was saying that I looked so pretty a few days ago...I don't usually take him seriously, because he says that when I'm NOT wearing makeup as well. I know...he needs his eyes checked....moving along.....  On the day in question, I was however wearing my new Maybelline Fit Me Matte & Poreless foundation. Maybe… Continue reading Fit Me Matte & Poreless Foundation {Review}

Make up and beauty

Maybelline Brow Precise Fiber Filler {Review}

I'm sure you've all seen people raving about the Maybelline brow precise fiber filler (sheesh with these long names people!) all over social media? You gals know me by now, I'm a sucker for social media 'advertising'. I see something, people rave, Simone has got to have it! So Simone got it! I picked up… Continue reading Maybelline Brow Precise Fiber Filler {Review}

Concealers, Make up and beauty, Makeup Disasters, My opinion, Primers, Uncategorized

My top concealing mistakes

I don't think there's anything worse than spending an hour plus on your makeup, and looking in the mirror to see you're so creased under your eyes! It's my pet peeve, especially considering that I seem to think that I don't have a bad creasing issue naturally (yet) under my eyes. Urgh.....  It's been trial… Continue reading My top concealing mistakes

Budget beauty, Favourites, Make up and beauty, My opinion, Skin care, Uncategorized

March favourites!

Eeeekkk it's been ages since I've done one of these posts, but I've really been loving the following products, so I just wanted to give them a well deserved shout out!   Nose Pore Strips (RSP R29,99) After I took the combined favourite pictures, I couldn't wait to use my last pore strip. I opened… Continue reading March favourites!

Budget beauty, Concealers, Essence, Eye shadow palettes, Favourites, Foundations, Hair, Lipliners, Lipsticks, Make up and beauty, Mascara, My opinion, Primers, Uncategorized

My top picks of 2016

Every beauty blogger and their cousin by now has uploaded a video or post with their 'Best of Beauty 2016', so I'm a bit late on the bus, but we'll still get to the same destination....right?  Today I want to just share what some of my all time favourite products to use in 2016 were. I'll… Continue reading My top picks of 2016