eBay Synthetic Makeup Brush Set

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Hello lovers, I know I’ve been Mia but for good reason I promise lol. I will explain soon.

Anyway, I found this set online while browsing eBay one day looking for a new camera light. I was just looking up makeup brushes on some different sites but didn’t want to shell out another load of cash on new ones so I looked on eBay and wanted to see what I found. Once I got past all the MAC fakes and cheap thin brands I found these.

I watched a few YouTube reviews on different brush sets off eBay and saw that some were dupes for Sigma and one of my personal favorite brands Real Techniques brushes.

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I came across this set and loved the way they looked. They look almost exactly like sigma brushes. They had 3 different looks to choose from white and silver, black and silver and the set I choose black and gold. I’m a sucker for a bargain and when I saw they were only $15.88 with free shipping for a set of 8 (4 face and 4 eye brushes) I thought hmm why not try them out. If they suck no large amount lost and if they are great I found a new makeup brush source lol.

So I bought them and the shipping was pretty quick since they were coming from China. I ordered on the 5th and got them on the 16th of the month. So just shy of 2 weeks. Not bad China lol.

Packaging:

The packaging was great. Nice and snug so nothing could break or get damaged. Each brush was in its own wrapping and then all of them were in another package. Then covered with foam sheets and placed in bubble wrapped packaging.

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Quality:

Right out of the package they were shiny and nice. The brushes were so soft on my skin both my face and hands. They are light and not heavy so they don’t weigh your hands down. No initial shedding. I spot cleaned them to prep them for use and 4 individual strands out of 8 brushes came out. So no heavy shedding or anything crazy like that.

Use:

After using them and doing an entire full face of makeup. There was no shedding, the bristles were soft and my makeup application was smooth. Everything was buffed and blended in well and my face had an airbrushed finish.

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All in all I give these brushes 2 thumbs up. Great quality and a great price. They look great in your brush kit both for personal and professional use. So if your looking for a bargain on a great set of brushes. Check these out. I hope your having a great week.

Always Remember Your Beautiful!

-Lola

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DUPE: Too Faced VS NYX

I’m all for getting the best bang for my buck. Especially when it comes to makeup and clothes. So when I’m able to get good quality makeup at a great price I jump at it. I was looking for a nice deep plum lipstick or Lip stain to try.

So I went to Ulta and after searching around I was directed to Too Faced lip liner. Now I was about to end my search when I decided to check the NYX display again which is where I found their lip liner in Plum.

I swatched both lip liners on my hand next to each other and to my surprise they were exactly alike you couldn’t even tell them apart unless it’s pointed out.

I left the swatches on my hand all day and both stayed on and matte all day but it actually seemed like NYX outlasted Too Faced on my hand. I’ve always been a drugstore more high/low end makeup kind of girl cause I don’t feel like you need to spend a million dollars to look good.

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NYX Retractable Waterproof Lip Liner in Plum is the perfect dupe for Too Faced Lip Liner in Perfect Berry and the price difference is even better. NYX is $4 and Too Faced liner is $17.