Brushes
Tue 11.24

Give the gift of beauty: Holiday Gift Guide Part Three- SPORTY SNOB

Sporty Snob My surfing girlfriends will love Bobbi’s Beach set– even when they are away from the beach they can carry the scent of the ocean with them.  I’m addicted to the scent and am hoping they’ll come out with a shampoo/conditioner soon.  Bobbi Brown Beach Set here $75 Is she forgoing surf for ski […]

Mon 11.23

Give the gift of beauty: Holiday Gift Guide Part two- JET SET SNOB

Jet Set Snob I plan on buying this for everyone on my list.  Bobbi’s mini brushes are life savers, I keep a set of the mini brushes in my make up bag for days like today– had to meet a friend immediately after a facial– and for the plane.  Bobbi Brown Cosmetic Bag with Mini […]

Mon 08.17

Smythson Make-Up Brush Roll

Skip this post if you’re on any kind of a budget! For those who have the means to indulge their whims however, how chic is this this Smythson Make-Up Brush Roll ($540)? Made from subtle coral-colored calfskin it has a papaya colored leather lining and comes with 8 professional quality brushes and tweezers. It couldn’t […]

Wed 07.01

Best Angled Eyeliner Brush, EVER!

I was introduced to “Motives” cosmetics by a bag designer friend, Adriana Castro. She has the world’s most beautiful and velvety skin and she told me her secret was a line called Motives cosmetics. I asked to be put in touch with the Creative Director, Loren Ridinger, and have hounded her ever since. Seriously, this […]

Wed 03.25

Bare Escentuals SPF 30 Sunscreen Mineral Powder

This is one of those few all in one products that really stands up to “all” that it is promising, including incredible convenience. This loose powder in a leak-proof brush dispenser is a lightweight mineral powder that has SPF 30 and is anti-aging. I love love love mineral make up, it looks flawless without caking […]

Mon 12.29

Claudio Riaz Instant Smoke Brush

This is my bad purchase of the year. Like a victim of infomercials, I fell for the sales associate’s spiel about this “one step instant smokey eye brush that will save you time and create perfect eyes”. Yeah, sounds too good to be true, right? Except this wasn’t $19.99 after being discounted from $199.99 and […]

Tue 08.19

Me by {me}zhgan Makeup Brush Giveaway!!

UPDATE!!! CONGRATULATION’S TO OUR WINNER BONNIE!! The correct answer was Plum or Purple. Remember those fabulous makeup brushes I was raving about last month? …Yeah, they’re baaack!! We are giving away 4 ultra soft eye and face brushes and a mascara to one lucky lady (over a $100 value)!! All you have to do is […]

Thu 02.28

Paula Dorf Cruel Free Brushes

I am a serious serious snob when it comes to brushes. I only use Shu Uemura natural hair, nothing else compares and nothing else will do. So this is huge for me to recommend another kind of brush and not only that, synthetic ones! Yikes!!! But that’s how good these are. I tried these because […]

Tue 12.18

The Gift of Beauty: Heirloom Brush Sets from MAC

I love the new Heirloom brush sets from MAC. Fabulous starter kits for Beauty Snobs in training to treasure for years or a spare set in case you lose/damage your set (as Kelly did with her Shu Uemura set that she has collected since college!) this is a great gift! It has all the brushes […]