Isn't it amazing how well experienced makeup artists know their way around their kit? We understand it takes time to learn, so here's a quick cheat sheet so you can one day be a brush expert too. Whether it’s creating a filter-finished look, or the perfect contour, brushes play a major role in your make-up routine and your ultimate flawlessness.
Check out our arsenal of brushes + how and when to use them!
Super soft bristles for the right amount of color on the cheeks. Don’t forget to “smile” to apply directly on the apple of your cheeks. Use in a circular motion to gradually create soft-focus rosy cheeks.
A powder brush is always needed in your makeup bag. You can create a mattifying effect due to its fluffy bristles. Be sure to tap the excess off the corner of your hand and lightly brush all over the face for a blur effect. Bring this bad mamba out for touch-ups during your day.
While using this tool, you’ll feel like a true urban artist creating a masterpiece while listening to Kanye Wests’ Fade track. You can blend eye shadow for gorgeous results when wearing a simple one toned or taking it up a notch with two-tone eye shadow look.
Perfect brows equals a perfect life. You’ll make the clear-cut angles of your brows have a definite structure with this particular tool. It’s elongated handle is to ensure control to make the perfect shape, form and structure. Major key!
Apply eye shadow with ease with this ideal brush. Designed to create a supple touch with a single sweep, it’s large shadow design would make you think twice using another. Start off with a light amount of deposit unto your eye-lid and build the intensity with dabbing more eye shadow with the brush.
We know when it gets to the brushes with the little bristles, it starts to get confusing because they all seem to look alike. But, this beauty will never leave your memory due to the highlight-contour trend that you must rock everyday. Natural glam or full-face out, this medium rounded brush has dense fibers for applying highlight anywhere on your face. It’s shape is the side of your nose, under your brow, and even your body.