User Reviews

Reviews written by lauren_niekerk

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lauren_niekerklauren_niekerk   May 19, 2019
Overall rating 
 
2.3
Price 
 
4.0
Quality 
 
2.0
Effectiveness 
 
1.0

Essence Eyeshadows

The colours are great to look at and the shades are suitable for everyday. However, these shadows lack pigment and...

lauren_niekerklauren_niekerk   May 19, 2019
Overall rating 
 
2.7
Price 
 
4.0
Quality 
 
2.0
Effectiveness 
 
2.0

Essence Black Eyeliner

Although super affordable, this product left me disappointed. The eyeliner isn't very dark and needs to be built-up causing you...

Styling Products
lauren_niekerklauren_niekerk   May 19, 2019
Overall rating 
 
3.3
Price 
 
2.0
Quality 
 
4.0
Effectiveness 
 
4.0

Heat Styling Lifesaver

This is my go-to heat styling protector and I have both the regular sized one and the mini version for...

lauren_niekerklauren_niekerk   May 19, 2019
Overall rating 
 
4.0
Price 
 
4.0
Quality 
 
4.0
Effectiveness 
 
4.0

Great Drugstore Concealer

This is my favourite drugstore concealer. I use the shade 10 as I prefer my concealer to be just slightly...

Cleansers,Toners,Washes
lauren_niekerklauren_niekerk   December 14, 2018
Overall rating 
 
4.2
Price 
 
4.0
Quality 
 
4.0
Effectiveness 
 
4.5

BIORE BAKING SODA CLEANSER

This cleanser was one of my favourite products from the hamper. This cleanser is gentle on the skin and has...

lauren_niekerklauren_niekerk   December 14, 2018
Overall rating 
 
3.7
Price 
 
3.0
Quality 
 
4.0
Effectiveness 
 
4.0

ONE MINUTE MAGIC FACE MASK!

This was an interesting product because it was my first time trying out this type of face mask. The great...

lauren_niekerklauren_niekerk   December 14, 2018
Overall rating 
 
3.2
Price 
 
3.5
Quality 
 
3.0
Effectiveness 
 
3.0

ANTI-BLEMISH FOAM

The dispenser is great and easy to use. I also love the colourful packaging. The foam itself is lightweight, feels...

Scrubs, Exfoliators, Peels
lauren_niekerklauren_niekerk   December 14, 2018
Overall rating 
 
4.0
Price 
 
4.0
Quality 
 
4.0
Effectiveness 
 
4.0

FAVE NOSE PORE STRIP!

The ultra cleansing pore strip is slightly bigger and grips the skin better compared to the black strip. It also...

Scrubs, Exfoliators, Peels
lauren_niekerklauren_niekerk   December 14, 2018
(Updated: December 14, 2018)
Overall rating 
 
3.3
Price 
 
4.0
Quality 
 
3.0
Effectiveness 
 
3.0

CHARCOAL PORE STRIP

The natural charcoal is supposed to draw out excess oil so these are perfect for those with very oily skin...

Lipsticks
lauren_niekerklauren_niekerk   November 08, 2018
Overall rating 
 
4.0
Price 
 
3.0
Quality 
 
4.5
Effectiveness 
 
4.5

MAC ICONIC RUBY WOO

I was lucky to win this lipstick in a competition and fell in love the second I tried it! The...

lauren_niekerklauren_niekerk   November 08, 2018
Overall rating 
 
3.7
Price 
 
5.0
Quality 
 
3.0
Effectiveness 
 
3.0

BUDGET CONCEALER

The formula is lightweight so doesn't feel heavy on the skin and also covers up most blemishes. However, you need...

Mascaras, Eyebrow Pencils
lauren_niekerklauren_niekerk   November 08, 2018
Overall rating 
 
4.3
Price 
 
4.5
Quality 
 
4.0
Effectiveness 
 
4.5

EYEBROW DRUGSTORE HOLY GRAIL

Literally THE best drugstore eyebrow pencil! The pencil is narrow with a fine tip that allows you to precisely fill...

lauren_niekerklauren_niekerk   November 08, 2018
Overall rating 
 
4.0
Price 
 
4.0
Quality 
 
4.0
Effectiveness 
 
4.0

QUALITY MATTE DRUGSTORE FOUNDATION

This foundation has a really smooth matte finish. Since I have dry skin, I make sure that I moisturise my...

lauren_niekerklauren_niekerk   November 08, 2018
Overall rating 
 
3.8
Price 
 
5.0
Quality 
 
3.5
Effectiveness 
 
3.0

DRUGSTORE CONCEALER BARGAIN

A solid concealer and an absolute steal for its price. The container may look small but lasts forever since the...

Primers, Illuminators, Setting Sprays
lauren_niekerklauren_niekerk   October 21, 2018
(Updated: December 14, 2018)
Overall rating 
 
4.0
Price 
 
2.0
Quality 
 
5.0
Effectiveness 
 
5.0

TOP NOTCH PRIMER!

Love this Primer! It is so lightweight and does not feel like you are wearing anything on your skin. It...

Mascaras, Eyebrow Pencils
lauren_niekerklauren_niekerk   September 10, 2018
Overall rating 
 
4.3
Price 
 
5.0
Quality 
 
4.0
Effectiveness 
 
4.0

BUDGET BROW BEAUT!

This eyebrow designer is such a great product. The only downside is that you have to sharpen it regularly. But...

Applicators, Tools
lauren_niekerklauren_niekerk   September 09, 2018
(Updated: September 09, 2018)
Overall rating 
 
4.2
Price 
 
3.5
Quality 
 
5.0
Effectiveness 
 
4.0

Effective brush cleaning tool!

The most efficient way to clean your brushes. The larger ridges work well for cleaning larger brushes and the smaller...

Bath Soaps, Cleansers, Washes
lauren_niekerklauren_niekerk   August 27, 2018
Overall rating 
 
4.5
Price 
 
4.5
Quality 
 
4.5
Effectiveness 
 
4.5

SHEER TWILIGHT DAILY WASH.

One of my favourite body washes in the Lux range. It has a very strong but still pleasant scent, the...

Moisturizers,Day Creams, Night Creams
lauren_niekerklauren_niekerk   August 24, 2018
Overall rating 
 
4.7
Price 
 
5.0
Quality 
 
4.5
Effectiveness 
 
4.5

GREAT SKINCARE ROUTINE!

I received the Daily Moisturising cream suitable for my dry skin, Night cream, Perfecting serum and Micellar water. My favourite...

lauren_niekerklauren_niekerk   August 24, 2018
Overall rating 
 
4.7
Price 
 
5.0
Quality 
 
4.5
Effectiveness 
 
4.5

BEST POND'S MOISTURIZER!

So I tend to struggle with dry skin especially now with the cold weather and air-conditioned environments. I really hoped...

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