Top 5 Basic Makeup Brushes Guide


Makeup is an art and not everyone has the ability to paint with bare hands. So, let’s just accept the fact that we don’t have that God gifted talent and that we need the right kind of brushes. Make up brushes are as important as your latest palette, so don’t think twice before investing into a good set of brushes. Sometimes the first copy of the original brush set can turn out to be as good as the original ones, but for that you should be able to differentiate between the textures of the brushes. Following is the right kind of list for you if you are looking for makeup brushes.

1. Fan Brush

Fan Brush

When it comes to makeup, highlighters were the main thing this year apart from winged eyeliners. Buy a good fan brush to remove excess loose powder from your face to give a natural look instead of a cakey one. You can also use the brush to put on a little bit of blush for a natural look. The main purpose of this brush is to highlight your cheekbones, forehead, Cupid’s bow, chin and basically everything that you want to.  Go crazy with the highlighter and the brush.

2. Powder Brush

powder brush

Powder brush is one of the essential accessories that you need in your makeup box. You can carry your makeup brush for makeup appliance if nothing else at all. You can use the powder brush for every powder product. If you do not want to invest into all the makeup brushes then get this one only. You can apply face powder, and blush very easily with this brush. However, you will have to opt for some simple tricks and guidelines when it comes to applying a highlighter or a bronzer with this brush. Do not put any pressure and put very little bronzer on the brush so that you do not overdo it.

3. Angled Face Brush

Angled Face Brush

Angled makeup brush has made life a lot easier now if you are all about makeup. It is perfect for contouring in case you do not have a contouring brush. It covers less area thus defines your features perfectly. It is fluffy thus it can blend your powder products very easily. You can use it to contour or bronze your face. This will make your face look thin. Contouring and bronzing is tricky and you need the right brush for it. This will help you put on the right amount of contouring powder on your face, because too much of it can go wrong. You can also use this brush for blush on and highlighter.

4. Kabuki Brush

Kabuki Brush

Kabuki brush is the right thing for you if you are always travelling. You can find it in different sizes. Find a small one to keep it in your traveling makeup pouch. Kabuki brush can be used to put on blushers, bronzers, highlighters, foundations and concealers. You can also use it remove excess powder. Kabuki brush looks a little like a shaving brush however it is smaller in size and fluffy and compact. Make sure you find the right size for your pouch. You can easily find a kabuki brush in any makeup store.

5. Angled Eyeliner Brush

Angled Eyeliner Brush

It isn’t necessary that everyone has to be a pro when it is about winged eyeliners. It is a tactic that not everyone can deal with. It requires patience and hard work; however the angled eyeliner brush can make it easier for you. You can use the angled eyeliner brush to put on winged eyeliner and have that neat look as if you got it done from a professional. You can also use this brush to fill your brow.

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