The Only Makeup Brushes You Need

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So I know you already went ahead and caught my "the only makeup products you need" video and blog, but I couldn't keep you hanging there! We all know we can't do makeup without our brushes too and I feel like this needed it's own dedicated video!

In this video I'm showing you guys the only makeup brushes you need in your kit in order to complete a full makeup look. I show you guys 12 different brushes so you guys have options to choose from but in reality, there are only 7 brushes you need, so let's dive in!

OH, stay tuned through the end because I included a bonus section of brushes that I personally use on a daily basis as well, but aren't necessarily brushes you need for a full makeup look. PS, they're awesome ;)

 

Face Brushes

Beautyblender Pro: $20

  • Blending concealer
  • Blending foundation
  • Blending cream products (contour, blush, highlight, etc.)
  • Blending your lifeee...

Sigma F80 Flat Top Kabuki: $25

*best foundation brush I've ever used, use code battle10 for 10% off ;)

  • Blending foundation
  • Blending concealer
  • Blending cream products (contour specifically)

Morphe R14: $10

  • Blending bronzer and/or contour

Sigma Small Contour F05: $22

  • Blending contour and/or bronzer

Morphe R36: $8

  • Distributing powder highlight
  • Blending powder contour

Morphe M105: $5

  • Blending powder blush
  • Blending powder contour

Sigma Spotlight Duster F37: $25

  • Blending powder blush
  • Blending powder contour
  • Blending powder highlight
  • Setting your face with loose or pressed powder
  • Blending body highlight

Detail Brushes

Spoolie

  • Brushing up brows
  • Brushing product out of brows
  • Getting mascara clumps out of your lashes

Sigma E40: $22

  • Blending eyeshadow (transition shades, crease colors, etc.)

Morphe M518: $6

  • Blending eyeshadow (transition shades, crease colors, etc.)
  • *a little bit bigger than the E40 for bigger eyes

Morphe R39: $6

  • Blending eyeshadow (transition shades, crease colors, outer corner colors)
  • *a bit smaller than the E40 and more dense to distribute more pigmented shadows
  • Blending the lower lash line

Morphe M421: $3.50

  • Cutting the crease
  • Packing on pigment to the lid
  • Inner corner highlight
  • Brow bone highlight

Bonus:

Morphe M572: $6

  • Nose contour
  • Nose baking

Sigma P82: $7 (on sale!)

  • Buffing in eye primer

Morphe M578: $4

  • Blending shadows on the lower lash line
  • Bullet brush for precise crease application 

SIGMA BEAUTY 2-YEAR WARRANTY

For those of you who came here looking for more information about their warranty:

*All Sigma brushes are hand-crafted which is why they are such great quality and a bit pricier than others! If a brush isn't up to your standards, you can submit a claim for a replacement. All brushes come with a 2-year warranty which is VERY rare in the beauty world.

 

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Easy Holiday Makeup Look

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This may be coming a little late for some of you, but my Youtube subscribers got the first looks at this one ;) Holiday season is literally the best time of year for makeup, whether it be with sales or all the looks you can experiment with. This is the best time of year to play with color, glitter and anything bold. 

However, some of us simply don't have the time to be experimenting with lengthy, detailed holiday makeup looks while we're rushing to get back from work or class and head out to a party. That being said, I wanted to show you guys that holiday makeup can be both easy, time saving and FUN.

 

Check out my video down below on my easy holiday makeup look and tag me in any looks you decide to re-create :) 

Products mentioned:

Jaclyn Hill x Morphe Palette

Stila Magnificent Metals Glitter and Glow Liquid Shadows: Gold Goddess

L'Oreal Voluminous Lash Paradise

Lilly Lashes: Opulence

Colourpop x Iluvsarahii Matte Liquid Lip: "Mamacita" 

 

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Life Update, I'm 23!

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Wow does it feel great to be back to blogging! I have been completely focused on my Youtube video lately but I have missed writing to you guys that follow my blog page. If you haven't caught my latest blog post, you should definitely check it out here.

 

That being said! I have a new video for those of you who are followers of my Youtube channel as well ;) I sat down for the first time and just talked with you guys while doing my makeup! I recently gained a good amount of subscribers and I want to get to know you guys and tell you a bit about me as well. I talk everything from my past year at 22, from the loss I suffered this year, a life update when it comes to BABIES and what I want to see in this next year at 23.

 

If you want to follow my journey in the goals I'm achieving at 23, go ahead and subscribe! If you just want to hear the hot gossip, go ahead and check out this video below! Lastly, if you want to see the products I used during this video, those are also down below <3 

 

 

PRODUCTS USED:

  • Hourglass mineral veil primer
  • Hourglass vanish stick foundation in 'Amber' and 'Golden Tan'
  • Tarte Shape Tape in 'tan'
  • Laura Mercier Setting Powder
  • Benefit Hoola Bronzer
  • Benefit Precisely My-Brow Pencil #5
  • Benefit 24-Hour Brow Setter
  • Mac Paint Pot in 'Layin Low'
  • Kat Von D Shade and Light Contour Palette
  • Morphe 39A Palette (the warm tones in this palette actually stained my eyelids! It's hard for me to recommend this product for you guys although I do love the other colors. The shades that stained my eyelids were snatched and create) 
  • NYX Matte Liquid Liner
  • Maybelline Metallic Liquid Liners (a bit difficult to work with in this particular video for me but best and cheapest option for a glitter liner)
  • L'Oreal Voluminous Lash Paradise
  • Lilly Lashes in 'Miami'
  • BH Cosmetics Nude 10 Color Blush Palette 
  • Anastasia Beverly Hills x Nicole Guerriero Glow Kit
  • Colourpop x iluvsarahii lip pencil and satin lipstick in '951'
  • Gerard Cosmetics Slay All Day Setting Spray 'Rose' 

 

xoxo,

battleforbeauty <3 

 

Easy Fall Makeup Tutorial

Fall is right around the corner, which means EVERYONE knows that the influx of fall makeup tutorials will be appearing on Youtube...

 

And here is mine :) Product details are down below! Spoiler alert: this video does NOT contain any of the fall basics, including pumpkin spice latte's and vampy lip colors.

 

 

PRODUCTS MENTIONED

 

Morphe x Jaclyn Hill Palette

NYX Matte Liquid Liner

L'Oreal Voluminous Lash Paradise

Ardell Double-Up Demi Wispies

Anastasia Beverly Hills x Nicole Guerriero Glow Kit 

Urban Decay De-slick Setting Spray 

 

BRUSHES USED

 

Amazon Brushes

Morphe R36

Morphe E43

Morphe R39

Smashbox Smudge Brush

 

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