Tag Archives: makeup brushes

How to clean your makeup brush

Your beauty kit’s brushes and sponges are the cornerstone of your beauty routine, and just as we clean our clothes, carpets, and other items, we must also clean our makeup brushes and sponges. However, it is frequently observed that we neglect or just do not clean these items. The primary goal of cleaning the makeup […]

TOP 20 BEAUTY TIPS

The A Touch of Beauty team share their top 20 skin tips and tricks… Tip #1Exfoliate, be gentle and use small circular motions. For a deep exfoliation recommend a Microdermabrasion treatment and for home care the Sodashi Enzyme Face Polish 50ml $110.00. Removes dead skin cells and leaves your skin soft and silky. Tip #2Crack […]

7 Affordable Makeup Brush Sets That Belong on Your Vanity

Remember the time when the more expensive thing was better? These days, especially in the world of beauty products, that’s no longer the case. In fact, every luxury item has a comparable dupe—and they almost always end up being a fraction of the price. The same can be said for makeup brushes. To put it simply, […]

12 Makeup Mistakes That Are Actually Aging You

Some women want to look older (ha! remember those days?), but these common makeup mistakes always signal a wrong turn. While there a few that will make you reconsider your go-to items, others show how the most subtle change can make a huge (read: age-defying) difference. Check out our easy pro tricks that will make you look and feel your […]

Basic Makeup Tools for Every Skill Level

1. Powder BrushThis brush is big, soft and fluffy. It is used for picking up a light dusting of loose powder. The big, round head evenly distributes powder all over the face. You can also use this brush for blending and dusting off extra powder. However, I feel that a powder puff sets your foundation […]

A Makeup Artist’s Guide To Cleaning Your Makeup Brushes

Your ultimate guide to cleaning makeup brushes – straight from a professional! I’ve been around as a makeup artist for quite some time now and by far the most common questions I get asked are to do with cleaning my makeup brushes – namely how to clean them and how often. Given the renewed priority of hygiene in […]

The Right Way to Store Your Skin Care, Makeup and Beauty Tools

If you’re anything like us, you might not give much thought to how you organize your beauty products and tools. Some choose a makeup bag, others pick the medicine cabinet of their bathroom, while others have the luxury of a vanity. Most of the time, as long as those brushes, hair wands and eyeshadow sticks […]

A Makeup Brushes Guide for Beginners: 9 Makeup Brushes and Their Uses

Over the years I developed a deep liking to makeup brushes, one that has me buying 2 brushes that do the exact same thing, just to test out how they perform differently. However, I remain someone who likes basic makeup brushes that are easy to use and quick to give me the results I need. I get a lot of questions […]

Exactly How — and How Often — to Clean Your Makeup Brushes

Most of us are guilty of neglecting our makeup brushes, letting powder and cream formulas build up on the bristles for weeks, or using more than one color without cleaning in-between. But according to the pros, it’s essential to spend at least a few minutes each week getting the gunk out to prevent bacteria growth, acne, and […]