Best of Beauty: How to Clean Your Makeup Brushes

When's the last time you cleaned your makeup brushes? Be honest. Most of us don't clean our makeup brushes anywhere near as often as we should. But what's the point of wearing an expensive foundation that promises to perfect our skin when the very brushes we're using to apply the foundation … [Read more...]

My e.l.f. Experience, Part 2

If you haven't read Part 1, you can find it here. After raiding my local Dollar General for e.l.f. brushes and basic tools I scoped out the website to see what other goodies where available. After perusing for what seemed like forever, I finally made up my mind and picked up these: Mineral … [Read more...]

My e.l.f. experience, Part 1

A few months ago, I heard Dollar General was carrying e.l.f. products. I kid you not when I say I immediately went to a local DG to scope it out. I had been dying to try this inexpensive line of makeup and beauty tools but wanted to see it in person first. To my dismay all I found were basic … [Read more...]

EcoTools Make-Up Brushes

The time had come for me to finally break down and buy some new make-up brushes. I was holding out until I could purchase some rather pricey ones, but I could wait no longer. My old ones were shedding all over my face. Aside from not wanting my friends picking little hairs off my face … [Read more...]


Here's a quick tip about powder and blush brushes. Conventional wisdom dictates using small brushes for blush application and big, fluffy brushes for powder application. This usually results in those red-slashed 80s cheeks and a dust storm of heavy matte powder. Today we know better. Today … [Read more...]