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The Truth About Morphe Brushes

You can’t go on Instagram or YouTube accounts in the makeup world without hearing about Morphe brushes. Morphe is the California-based line of affordable makeup brushes that the company says are pro quality. I avoided them for quite a long … Continue reading

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It Cosmetics Brushes for Ulta: Velvet Luxe Blurring Collection

It Cosmetics has launched a collection of brushes exclusively at Ulta, and they are over-the-top fantastic. There are three lines of brushes in the collection: Airbrush, Live Beauty Fully (which supports a charitable cause: for each brush purchased, one is … Continue reading

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Natural vs. Synthetic Makeup Brushes

I’ve been getting a ton of questions lately about which is better: natural or synthetic makeup brushes. There is a huge misconception and a lot of confusion about brushes, and I wanted today’s post to break down all the myths … Continue reading

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Tarte Holiday ’14: Sweet Dreams

The holiday 2014 beauty collections are quickly rolling out. First up is Tarte “Sweet Dreams” collection, available now. In addition to showcasing some giftable items, there are some old standbys, as well as some new exclusive items that are added … Continue reading

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How To Clean Your Makeup Brushes

So many women neglect cleaning their makeup brushes. When you think about it, it’s downright disgusting: all the dirt, bacteria, and leftover makeup accumulates on the bristles of your brushes, and you put it all right back on your skin. … Continue reading

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Marc Jacobs Makes Beauty Debut

Fashion giant Marc Jacobs has officially dipped his toe in the beauty waters. And just like everything else he designs, I’m sure his debut cosmetics collection will be a bestseller. There are a whopping 120 pieces in this collection, and … Continue reading

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My New Favorite Brushes From Sigma Beauty

Ok, let’s face it: MAC and Bobbi Brown make the best makeup brushes. But their quality is reflected in their prices, and not everyone has an unlimited beauty budget (sad but true). If you can’t splurge on the pricey pro … Continue reading

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Brush Master Class Part 1: Face Brushes

Brushes can be so tough. Which to use for what? And they can be pretty pricey, so how do you know if they’re worth the money? Here, I show you the brushes that I reach for again and again. These … Continue reading

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Best-Loved Brushes

To achieve flawless makeup application, you need the right tools. Brush selection can be tricky; it’s daunting to suss out all the brushes on the market and find what you need (and what you don’t). If you’re in need of … Continue reading

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Cute Storage Solutions for Brushes

Beakers I use a Pyrex scientific-grade glass beaker to store my brushes. I love the clean lines, simple design, and aesthetitic of the stout cylindrical beakers. I also use them in the bathroom to store necessities like cottonballs and Q-tips. … Continue reading

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