Getting the most out of your makeup brushes with Mineralissima
This week we have an exciting new arrival at the Mineralissima store in the form of a beautiful Mineralissima makeup brush set. This stunning brush set will take your makeup application to a new, super indulgent level. Like all Mineralissima products, there’s nothing ordinary about this gorgeous brush set.
We would like to take this opportunity to discuss our new brush set and give you girls some great pointers in how to look after your brush set and how to get the best out of them so they last.
Good makeup brushes are essential for a flawless makeup.
What’s special about this makeup brush set?
Where do we start! An innovation in the market, this gorgeous set is 100% vegan, made of only the highest quality taklon fibres. The set consists of seven luxurious brushes, four for the face and three for the eyes. The delicate face brushes caress and pamper your skin. Your set will consist of:
- Powder brush for all kinds of mineral powder application
The fluffy and full powder brush is perfect for applying your mineral foundation or mineral veil for an all over application. Dab the brush in the foundation and dot over your T-zone, and then blend outwards for even coverage. When you blend use circular motions.
- Slanted powder brush ideal for more precise application and for sculpting and contouring
This precise but dense slanted powder brush is perfect for contouring the nose and the cheekbones with defined lines for seamless makeup application.
- Duo-tone stippling brush for creating an airbrushed look
The Mineralissima stippling brush does exactly what it says on the tin — it stipples. Dotting on your foundation with this perfect stippling brush makes for a smooth, diffused finish as opposed to rubbing or brushing with a stiff foundation brush. It is ideal for those of you who prefer to mix their mineral foundation with a little water for a liquid application.
The larger, domed shape blush brush is ideal for applying mineral blusher because it’s easy to get that large, natural sweep across your cheek due to its shape and size. Dabbing the brush into your blush or bronzer sweep the minerals up your cheekbones or over the apples of our cheeks.
- All-round eye shadow brush
This eye shadow brush is great for collecting those fine mineral
particles. Shaped perfectly to reach the lids with precision it feels like silk gliding over your sensitive eye area.
Perfect for those harder to reach areas the slanted eye shadow brush is perfect to reach those more difficult contours of the lids.
- Angled eye shadow/liner brush
Perfect for running over the lash line and blending the colour evenly. As an added bonus, any stray marks will fade in, as your brush will flawlessly blend in any colours.
The brushes have a wooden handle and are approximately 12cm long (face) and 10cm (eyes). Ultra soft and ultra natural these beautiful brushes simply glide over your skin making them the best choice to apply your mineral makeup. Easy to grip and a pleasure to use, applying makeup with this set of innovative brushes is no chore but an enjoyable task. With the girly and gorgeous teal coloured handles you wont be rooting about in your makeup bag to find them!
For precise application and flawless results, these completely vegan makeup brushes ensure you can pamper your skin, enjoy your makeup application while knowing you have done your bit for the environment. What could be better than guilt free indulgence?
Beauty basics: How to clean your makeup brushes
Your makeup brushes should be cherished and looked after as strictly as you look after your skin. Keeping your brushes in good condition will ensure that you can apply your mineral makeup perfectly and you consistently get even coverage and a healthy glow.
Regular usage of your makeup brushed can lead to old makeup; dirt, oil and even bacteria can stick to your unwashed brushes, which is why its essential that you clean them to ensure the brushes and your skin remains clear. Not cleaning your brushes can lead to clogged pores and even breakouts! It’s a good job that cleaning your brushes is a nice easy, stress free task. What will you need to clean your brushes the correct way?
Cleaning tools checklist:
- A reasonable shallow bowl
- Baby shampoo
- A lint free cloth
- Luke-warm water
- Begin by gently running the water over the bristles of the brush, be careful to massage out the old residues from the brush. Keep focus on the brush head and try to avoid the part where the handle is attached to the head because this can weaken the connection.
- Using your shallow bowl, fill it with luke-warm water and baby shampoo and lather it up. Gently dab in your brush and very gently massage the bristles so you are removing any old makeup residue.
- Put the brush under the running water to rinse the shampoo out and repeat the prices twice more until the water eventually runs clear which signifies that the old makeup and residues have disappeared from the brush and its clean.
- Use your lint free cloth to wipe the bristles dry going in the direction of the bristles so you don’t break any of them of bend them out of shape.
- Carefully lay out your brushes in a row on your cloth to dry naturally. This may take a few hours.
There you go, a nice easy routine to keeping your brushes in tiptop condition! There are also many brush cleaning shampoos on the market specifically formulated for brush cleaning if this is something you would prefer.
Why this makeup brush set is perfect for mineral makeup application…
This set is absolutely divine for applying minerals to your skin. Being 100% vegan the exceptionally high quality bristles effortlessly soak up the minerals enabling them to be transferred to your skin perfectly. Mineral makeup if fine and delicate and to use a low quality brush set would do it a huge injustice. It would mean the minerals could not cling to the bristles properly and would fall off the brush in transit and when being applied to your face they wouldn’t be spread as effectively as they could be. The Mineralissima makeup brushes collect the minerals and beautifully blend them over your skin ensuring flawless and even coverage.
With carefully sourced products, plenty of research and a passion for reducing our carbon footprint Mineralissima are extremely proud to have developed their 100% vegan makeup brush set.
For precise application and flawless results there is no better way to indulge in your mineral makeup application that investing in an excellent quality Mineralissima brush set. If you treat your brushes like you treat your skin, with care and attention they will remain fresh, full and usable for many years to come.