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MORPHE Brushes

July 7, 2016

Hello my freckly friends!!!

Ok ok ok, I know. It has been a hot minute since I’ve been on here.  Honestly I’m over here like…. what the crap could I write about that a million other people and their dogs haven’t already talked about…?

Wait… dogs don’t have blogs, or do they? A dog blog?  A blog about dogs? Whatever, you know what I’m saying.  SOOOO, long story short, I’m done feeling like I need something totally friggin new to talk about; I’m just going to talk/write about crap I like. I mean, it’s not crap, it’s stuff, things, activities… hahaha ok obviously it has really been a while.  I can feel my brain going faster than needed right now.

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Last week I decided I needed a vacation, so I packed up my kids (Crossfit had to work so he couldn’t come) and we headed to where my stepdad lives: California.  Or more specifically, North Hollywood, or NoHo…… yeah I guess they actually call it that too. I think its weird. My sister informed me there is also a SoHo (South Hollywood) and a WeHo (West Hollywood). That one makes me giggle, haha!  Anyways, we crashed his upstairs for a whole week!

We went to the beach, shopping, walked around, ate a lot of burritos, and had a million laughs! I needed it, for sure.  I also needed the retail therapy California has to offer. So if you watch YouTube beauty videos at all, or constantly like I do… then you’ve heard of MORPHE Brushes.

MORPHE Brushes is said to have exceptional brushes at amazing prices, and I will 100% agree the prices are what got me… so I splurged… for the sake of science. Or curiosity.  Or whatever makes it seem like I didn’t take my shopping adventures too far…

I went on YouTube and looked at some videos of peoples favorite MORPHE Brushes and made a list of what to look for. I thought my game plan was solid, but then I walked into the store and said to myself…”oh crap!” My plan went out the window, and my basket was full of stuff.

Here are just some of my top favorites!

 

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M523- I’m going to use this to contour, but it would also be great for blush. It’s a flat dome brush, and the shape makes it super versatile

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E14- This will be rad for cream color, or laying down a cream base or primer, like MAC paint pots, or Maybelline color tattoos!  It’s a bit rounded and very dense!!

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E45- Concealer. Nuf said.

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M438-I’m so stinking excited for this brush. I’m going to use her for setting the under eye. With the tapered point, it’s perfect for that!!

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M501- Whoa nelly.. if you watch YouTube… or are YouTube obsessed like me, you’ve heard of this brush. She shall be my highlighter brush. I cannot contain my excitement for this brush!!

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E39-Detailer brush. I have needed one of these for a long time. Great for adding highlights to the inner corners of the eye, or doing detail work under the lower lash line.

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M435- Blush,  contour or bronzer. Doesn’t matter, she’s beautiful. Nuf said.

 

Ok guys… I told you. I may have gone crazy…and this isn’t even all the brushes that I bought (post would be too long), but to be honest, I loved EVERY MOMENT of being in that store. I got some other MORPHE products, but those are going to need a post all their own.

I didn’t pay more then $15 on a single brush. Some of the brushes I bought were like $3. THAT’S INSANE!!! That price for the quality… top notch. When I went, the Elite Brushes were 60% off because they are about to launch some new ones. Regardless, The most expensive brush that I saw was like $23 and that was for a HUGE powder brush! At Mac, the small shadow brushes are $25-30.

Needless to say, you need good brushes to have a great makeup application. So much can go wrong if you have crappy brushes. Trust me, I used an old brush on Sunday… and I ended up taking off my Eyeshadow and just going to church with nothing.  Ruined.  And that’s just not cool.  I put that brush in a time out, in the garbage can.

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Go check out their website! There’s SO MUCH STUFF!!!! I go on there and browse and dream about when I have billions of dollars and I can just order everything they have. It’s true. I think like that.

Leave me a comment if you already have some MORPHE in your life, I want to know what brushes you love! And what else I need to get! haha don’t tell Crossfit!..

Bye friends, ’til next time!!!

I just found a chocolate chip on my pj pants…and I ate it.  No shame.  Wait, was I supposed to hashtag that? Who knows.

 

 

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3 Comments

  • Reply Amanda Turley July 8, 2016 at 4:22 am

    Oh how I love you friend!!!!! I have not experience morphe brushes and now I think I need!

    • Reply frecklyme July 14, 2016 at 6:49 pm

      you totally do!!!!!!! omg if you went there you would die! makeup lovers UNITE!!! love you lady pants!

  • Reply Liz G. July 8, 2016 at 2:10 am

    Can’t wait to try MORPHE! I had never heard of them.

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