5 Taobao Shops Every Makeup Addict Needs

 

I have too many makeup brushes. Said no girl ever.

Makeup options are plentiful for the ladies in Singapore – there are your brand name favourites like Bobbi Brown, M.A.C. and NARS that work like a dream but are pretty costly. Then you have SEPHORA and drugstore brands filling the gap.

We won’t beat around the bush – if you’re particular about your makeup tools, Taobao is not the place for you. But if you’re still experimenting and open to using drugstore level quality (or slightly above) – Taobao has a surprising range of affordable and functional make-up tools and accessories that are even cheaper than what you’d find at your local drugstore (Watsons or SaSa). Plus, they even have some makeup application tools to that’ll make your daily makeup routine so much easier.

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If you have sensitive skin, scrutinize the product details to find out if any of the ingredients used are unsuitable for your skin. And if you do decide to buy makeup brushes, do remember to wash them before using.  

Shop 1: NALA专业彩妆护肤名店/NALA Zhuan Ye Cai Zhuang Hu Fu Ming Dian
Rating: 5 Yellow Crowns, 7-Year Old Shop
Product: 4.8
Service: 4.8
Delivery: 4.8

Makeup is an art to you and an artist is nothing without the right tools.

NALA Zhuan Ye Cai Zhuang Hu Fu Ming Dian is for serious makeup aficionados who appreciate the minute difference between a shadow brush and a highlighter.

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Item:
8-piece bamboo charcoal fiber makep brushes
Price: ¥65 = SGD13.34

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Item:
18-piece man-made fiber makeup brushes
Price: ¥128.99 = SGD26.48

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Item:
26-piece set (20 animal hair, 4 man-made fiber, 1 bristle hair, 1 nylon) makeup brushes
Price: ¥298.99 = SGD61.38

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Item:
Liquid and powder foundation brush
Price: ¥19.99 = SGD4.10

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Item:
Face brush for getting rid of dead skin and black-heads
Price: ¥29.99 = SGD6.16

Shop 2: zoreya旗舰店/zoreya Qi Jian Dian
Rating: Under Tmall, 5-Year Old Shop
Product: 4.8
Service: 4.8
Delivery: 4.8

If you’re only looking for individual brushes, zoreya Qi Jian Dian has a wide range of brushes that can be purchased individually. No need to splurge on that expensive brush set!

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Item:
Eyeshadow/ highlighter brush, woolen bristles
Price: ¥9.80 = SGD2.01

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Item:
Woolen hair contouring brush
Price: ¥9.80 = SGD2.81

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Item:
Blusher brush with woolen bristles
Price: ¥18.00 = SGD3.69

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Item:
Foundation brush with man-made fiber
Price: ¥28.00 = SGD5.75

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Item:
Double-ended travel brushes with carrying pouch (woolen hair)
Price: ¥38.00 = SGD7.80

Shop 3: cerroqreen旗舰店/cerroqreen Qi Jian Dian
Rating: Under Tmall, 7-Year Old Shop
Product: 4.8
Service: 4.8
Delivery: 4.8

All beauty addicts know the importance of taking good care of your tools.
Cerroqreen Qi Jian Dian has some seriously useful accessories that both pros and non-pros will love.

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Item:
Makeup palette for blending foundation, eye shadows, blushers or lip colour
Price: ¥25.80 = SGD5.30

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Item:
Stand for makeup brushes
Price: ¥29.90 = SGD6.14

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Item:
Multi-compartmental makeup bag
Price: ¥168.00 = SGD34.49

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Item:
Hardcover makeup carrier
Price: ¥238.00 = SGD48.86

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Item:
Hardcover makeup carrier
Price: ¥298.00 = SGD61.17

Shop 4: 蘑菇格格彩妆店/Mo Gu Ge Ge Cai Zhuang Dian
Rating: 5 Yellow Crowns, 5-Year Old Shop
Product: 4.6
Service: 4.7
Delivery: 4.7

Makeup isn’t every girl’s cup of tea. For the ladies who haven’t really got the hang of perfecting their technique, Mo Gu Ge Cai Zhuang Dian is a god-sent.

Some neat tools include an eye guard (below) to guard against mascara stains among other things.

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Item:
Eye-guard for mascara application
Price: ¥2.60 = SGD0.53

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Item:
2-in-1 eyebrow comb/ tweezer
Price: ¥3.80 = SGD0.78

Item: Eyebrow stencil
Price: ¥2.80 = SGD0.57

Item: Artificial eyelashes – Natural look
Price: ¥3.60 = SGD0.74

Item: Artificial eyelashes – Glamorous look
Price: ¥8.80 = SGD1.81

Shop 5: 亚加丽加旗舰店 / Ya Jia Li Jia Qi Jian Dian
Rating: Under Tmall, 4-Year Old Shop
Product: 4.9
Service: 4.9
Delivery: 4.8

If there is one thing we love more than buying makeup – it’s arranging it into neat little straight rows to admire 😀

Ya Jia Li Jia Qi Jian Dian’s acrylic storage boxes are perfect for the job.

Item: Acrylic lipstick organiser
Price: ¥43.00 = SGD8.83

Item: Acrylic lipstick organiser
Price: ¥69.00 = SGD14.16

Item: Acrylic makeup brush holder
Price: ¥49.00 = SGD10.06

Item: Acrylic makeup organiser
Price: ¥23.00 = SGD4.72

Item: Acrylic makeup organiser
Price: ¥89.00 – 166.00 = SGD18.27 – 34.08

There you go beautyholics – we hope you found something useful!
P.S. don’t forget to share your loot with us on Facebook or Instagram (#TaobaoHacks)!

Keep smizing,
Taobao Hacks

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Author: Taobao Hacks

The ultimate guide to shopping at Tao Bao! Not everything on Tao Bao has look like it was made in a sweat shop in China. We curate the best of Tao Bao - from fashionable threads that wouldn't look out of place on the streets of Paris and Milan, furniture that looks like it came out of a Kinfolk magazine, tech products that will please even the geekiest techhead and anything else that you could possibly dream of buying. But prettier.

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