I received an email from Intan one day who had a query about her makeup application. Although she had the right foundation/ compact powder colour, and used a light hand, she still felt it went on too thickly. Intan wanted to know if there were any tips to overcome this. I have replied to Intan […]
Makeup Brushes, Tools and Paraphanelia
My personal preference for makeup brushes lie with natural hair brushes and I’m not averse to paying for a good brush because I have seen the effects it can have, which is wonderful! I will however, balk at paying too much and I am not averse to trying a highly raved and highly rated budget option!
When I was last in Singapore, I was fascinated by and picked up the Sana Maiko-Han foundation brush and mixing palette set. This pretty set of short foundation brush and 5 Japanese designed mixing palettes cost S$29.90. I’ve never really used a brush for liquid foundation before. I’d always used my fingers mainly because I […]
I’m late for Earth Day which was yesterday 22 April 2008 but hey, better late than never I say! My highlight is EcoTools makeup brushes. I’m not the most ecologically friendly person but heck! I’m sold on these makeup brushes! I first saw them on a Google ad (whoever said these ads were of no […]
A reader emailed me to ask about which brand to go to to look for makeup brushes. I pointed her in the direction of MAC, Shu Uemura and Bobbi Brown to name a few brands I have tried. But I also pointed her in the direction of Anna Sui. I don’t normally go to the […]