As I mentioned, things have been pretty rough in real life lately. I have a tendency to therapy shop when that happens, and as a raging makeup-holic, I’ve been trying to cheer myself up with makeup and brushes. These are my favorite products from some of my recent hauls, and also a few things that… Continue reading New favorites
From the October Vegan Cuts Beauty Box If there is one thing I love more than color makeup, it’s makeup brushes. It seems like I have a brush for everything. Well, almost everything. I haven’t bought any contouring brushes because I don’t do contour. (I’m not opposed to it, but since my skin is so… Continue reading Luxie Rose Gold Detailed Angled Makeup Brush 130
So less than a month ago, I found and bought a vegan, cruelty free beauty blender and have been actively testing it. Only to find out today, while preparing to write the review, that the freaking thing has been discontinued. And now I have nothing prepared. I guess we can talk about beauty blenders in… Continue reading Beauty blender – or how annoyed am I?
This is basically a pencil brush, but for some reason it’s got a sharpener on the end. This brush is great for getting a fine line in your eyelid crease or for smudging out eyeliner with a different color (I like to cover black or brown liner with bright colors on the cat-eye tips). It… Continue reading Ecotools smudge eyeliner brush
Although there are many uses for Dr. Bronner’s castile soaps, I’ve only tested this as a makeup brush cleaner. I’ve used a few different brush cleaners over the years, and there may even be a review or two of those around here. To be clear, I haven’t found any fault with those cleaners. It’s just… Continue reading Dr. Bronner’s Unscented Baby Mild Castile Liquid Soap
The brush is kind of thick (bushy?) for an eyeshadow brush. Even though this is an all-over eyeshadow brush, as opposed to a crease or blending brush, it’s still a little big. I prefer about half the brush for better detail and more control. I tried this as a highlighter brush, and it worked okay.… Continue reading The All Natural Face eyeshadow brush
The packaging hyped this as the “hottest trend in skincare”. For $6, I figured it was worth it to check out the hottest trend in skincare I’ve never heard of. This sponge is made from konjac. Konjac is an edible plant from eastern and southeastern Asia. For the record, I did not try eating this.… Continue reading Ecotools Pure Complexion Facial Sponge