The Ellis James Blog

  • How to Pack Makeup Brushes - Ellis James Designs

    How to Pack Makeup Brushes

    Your makeup brushes are your pride and joy. They’re the tools that help you create magic every day. But how well are you taking care of these little miracle wands? It may be tempting to toss used makeup brushes into a makeup case with the rest of your makeup… or maybe you hide them in a drawer until you need them again. They deserve better treatment, and so do you. Find out how to store your makeup brushes better and learn how to pack makeup brushes for easy storage and travel.

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  • Why Does My Foundation Look Cakey - Ellis James Designs

    Why Does My Foundation Look Cakey?

    The last thing that anyone wants is an unnatural plastered appearing layer of makeup on their face. There are several reasons why foundation can look cakey. We’re here to help you prevent a cakey-foundation-situation. Follow our advice and you’ll have a flawless and natural complexion every time you apply foundation.

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  • What Should I Have in My Makeup Bag - Ellis James Designs

    What Should I Have in My Makeup Bag?

    There are certain must-haves that every woman needs to keep in her makeup bag. Here is our list of the absolute makeup bag essentials you need to stock!

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  • Best Toiletry Bag for Carry On - Ellis James Designs

    Best Toiletry Bag for Carry On

    A toiletry bag should always be kept on hand during any journey. After all, how else are you going to keep all your cosmetics on hand and ready in case of an emergency? Good skincare requires constant attention and this means that your products need to be accessible. We’ll be taking a look at what makes a good toiletry bag for a carry-on luggage, while showing you the best options available.

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  • Best Gifts for Makeup Artists - Ellis James Designs

    Best Gifts for Makeup Artists

    Makeup artists are individuals that embrace beauty, creativity, and vitality. Their passion and proficiency for skincare and cosmetics opens up a world of gift opportunities. Here are some of the best gifts for makeup artists so that you never lack the inspiration to buy something special. Who knows, our list may inspire a gift for yourself as well!

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