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Mineral Makeup: Talc vs. Mica

Posted by Eva on Monday, May 10, 2010, In : Makeup 
Mineral Powder! Talc free! Talc based!

Companies splash these phrases across packaging and ads in bold fonts and bursts of bright colour, generally with no explanation as to why this should make their products desirable. Mineral Makeup and even skincare is one of the hottest trends in the cosmetics industry right now, and most consumers don't realize that many of these products are exactly the same ones they have been using for years, but re-packaged since "mineral" became a buzzword.

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Caring for your Brushes

Posted by Eva on Sunday, April 4, 2010, In : Makeup 
Taking care of your tools is important. I often forget that many people will buy a great brush because they've been told, truthfully, that a good quality tool is part of what makes it easy to do a great job with your makeup, but then get sent home with no idea how to care for it.

Storage

Most makeup brushes come in a plastic sleeve, usually resealable. Resist the urge to store your brushes in these since it's not possible to clean them, and thus they just get the brush dirty again ever...

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