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Much like shoes and purses, each Artis Brush collection is designed to express a different sense of fashion, lifestyle and aesthetic.
If you use the Brush Cleaning Pad daily, we suggest you consider washing it or replacing it at least weekly.
Artis brushes use a more natural and ergonomic configuration for the brush
Synthetic or man-made fibres are manufactured, and therefore can be more controlled
Unfortunately, there is no uniform standard of ethical treatment for the animals used in the food industry.
The filaments are made of CosmeFibre® monofilaments, and the handles are made of a thermoformed resins, like those used to make high-end automobile components.
Yes. Most people with allergies to animals can find using traditional cosmetic brushes potentially irritating.
They certainly can be.
Bacteria and fungi can adhere to most surfaces, but they have evolved in nature to use organic materials
Our Artis® brushes represent a rethinking of what a cosmetic brush should be.
The majority of traditional cosmetic brushes use animal hairs such as Goat, Pony, Ox, Badgers, and Weasels for example.
Our brushes are 100% animal-free. We believe in this claim so much, we have a trademark "Animal-Free Beauty".
Our brushes are made with CosmeFibre® which is a man-made fibre that naturally resists microbial growth.
The materials we use to make our brushes help the fibre bundles perform for years under normal conditions.
Our fibres are statistically null in testing for allergic reactions
The best method is to use our Foaming Brush Cleanser
In addition to our own website, we are also available online at Net a Porter.
We are developing a professional program
Our brushes are used by many professional makeup artists and beauty editors
Artis products are currently available from our website. And we have some partnerships with select retailers to offer unique brushes and sets.
Our brushes are both sold as sets and as individuals.
Artis® was created by a professional makeup artist and industry executive.
Artis is the Latin word for "skill, method, technique, conduct, character."
It is impossible to predict exactly how long a brush will last
Our Artis brushes have a protective finish built into a layer of the handle
Professional makeup artists clean their brushes after every use.
t depends on the usage patterns and type of brushes.
it can be stored in a container that keeps the fibre or hair bundles from being crushed or deformed.
If a synthetic brush is made from CosmeFibre® , it can dry more quickly that a Nylon or Taklon synthetic.
After cleansing the brush, dry it using the microfibre cloth or a towel, and then use your fingers to re-shape the fibre bundle to an approximation of the original shape, if needed.
Each brush collection we create has a distinctive look
CosmeFibre® is an engineered, monofilament fibre that is constructed and shaped to offer superior performance when applying cosmetic and makeup products.
They are designed for self-application, unlike conventional makeup brushes that were designed to put product on something else or someone else.
Most makeup brush companies only offer synthetic fibres in brushes intended for the application of emollient type formulas
No. Unless you have cleaned and sanitized your brushes
Blending generally means the moving around of pigment particles across and area of the skin
Skin wrinkles due to three main causes.
Yes, we will have a new very modern design of a short handle travel set available in a few months.
We are considering offering our "Artis take" on brush cleaning systems, brush cases/bags,
Our brush collections originate with our creative director.
Yes, we can make arrangements to have our brushes shipped to most international destinations.
You may also purchase our Elite Mirror Collection and accessories at Net a Porter which serves many International Customers.