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Best Makeup Brushes for Foundation, Concealer, Powder

Best Makeup Brushes for Foundation, Concealer, Powder

There are certain types of brushes that I tend to rely heavily on a specific brush and have less options, and this post reflects that.  I'm not sure if it's merely because I love them so much and don't love others nearly as much, but these were the ones I use often and stood out to me when I went...

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Best Brushes | Holiday 2016 Gift Guide

Best Brushes | Holiday 2016 Gift Guide

It's that time of the year again:  holiday gift guides aplenty!  This year, I've broken out my gift guides into best of selections for blush, eyeshadow, highlighter, lipstick, lipgloss, palettes, and brushes.  These guides feature permanent formulas so that they can be useful anytime during the...

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Face by Pixiwoos Launching October 2016

Face by Pixiwoos Launching October 2016

Sam and Nic Chapman began the YouTube channel Pixiwoo in 2008 as a way to educate women and men of all ages in the art of make-up. Now, they have compiled their extensive knowledge into one book ...This is face. Fully illustrated using original photography, this beautiful book includes advice,...

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Real Techniques Bold Metals Brushes Reviews & Photos

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Real Techniques Bold Metals Brushes Reviews & Photos

Real Techniques Bold Metals Brushes ($15.99 to $25.99) are intended to be a premium range above the standard range of brushes that made the brand so popular. I don't know that they're really softer or more usable than their original brushes, which are more...

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Sneak Peek: Real Techniques Bold Metals Brushes Photos & First Impressions

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Sneak Peek: Real Techniques Bold Metals Brushes Photos & First Impressions

Real Techniques Bold Metals Brushes ($15.99 to $25.99) is a new, permanent collection of synthetic brushes. There are seven brushes in all--three for eyes, four for face--and they come with either silver, rose gold, and gold-hued handles. The brush heads are...

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Real Techniques Bold Metals Collection Now at ULTA

Real Techniques Bold Metals Collection Now at ULTA

The Bold Metals Collection by Real Techniques pairs unbelievably soft bristles with striking metallic detail. Handles are weighted for optimal control and comfort. Refined artistry cuts offer high performance and mastery of any look. Let your brush do the work...

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