Art can’t be perfect unless you have perfect brushes to make it. Be it a painting or makeup on your face, you definitely need good brushes and knowledge to use them. Makeup brushes come with different sizes and shapes as per their requirement. All you need to know is their application.
Here is a full guide of best 10 makeup brushes and their uses as well.
Although there is huge variety available in the market, but these best 10 would also do the needful. Depending upon your usage and affordability, you can choose your makeup brushes. You could find huge difference between makeup brushes cost and quality. It is all on you how you manage your makeup kit in a best possible way.
Two Types of Makeup Brushes (Quality Wise)
- Natural Bristles – Works best for powdered products
- Synthetic Bristles – Works best with cream or liquid products
You need to be very careful while purchasing makeup brushes. If you use mostly liquid products, then synthetic brushes would work otherwise choose the second one.
When you start doing makeup, first thing you do is moisturizing your face. That you can do with your fingers. (No need to use brush for that)
After that, you apply foundation. Remember the type of foundation (Liquid or Powdered) and make up brushes (Natural or Synthetic)
There are good number of brushes available but you can be happy with these two makeup brushes as well. One is tapered and other is rounded. Both can be used accordingly. Put a small amount of foundation on your face or brush and sweep outwards. This would allow even application and natural finish.
2. CONCEALER BRUSH
Concealer is not meant for entire face. Use concealer to hide your dark spots, dark circles, pimples, acne scars etc. Put concealer under eye and blemishes evenly for flawless look. Use concealer near nose and eyes with a precision concealer brush for better application.
3. POWDER BRUSH
Powder Brush is used to set your foundation and concealer the way we have fixed it. Powder brush helps you to keep an evenly application which smudge on your face. Dust your extra powder and apply it outwardly and circular motion. They are meant for loose powder application.
4. BLUSH BRUSH
Blush Brush is used to make your apple area or temple area to be highlighted on a pinkish note. You can afford any blush brush according to your budget. Real techniques is the best one but way too expensive. Blush brush is the brush you would thank for after purchasing.
5. EYE SHADOW BRUSH
Eye shadow brushes can be used for both powder or cream based eye shadow. It would give you full coverage and use less of your products. Cover your eyelids properly and apply it in a circular motion. Go with light strokes and starts from inner corner to the outer one.
6. CONTOURING BRUSH
Contouring brush comes with an angled shape and that is why it is perfect to contour your eyes. Tap your brush into darker eye shadow and dust out extra one. Start from inner corner followed by natural brow bone. For those who are looking for smoky eyes, would be an perfect brush for them. Don’t afford to loose it.
7. BLENDING BRUSH
This blending brush is used to blend your entire eye area to give it a final seamless look. It would soften your hard crease lines into fine and smooth ones. This would be your last step on eye makeup. After that, directly go to eye liner and mascara.
8. EYE LINER BRUSH
Angular eye liner is really good in terms of comfortably and application as well. It works best if you love to go for cat eye or winged eyes. Apply very thin layer close to your eye lash line. If you are using gel liner then no need to wet your brush. But if you are using shadow liner or powder liner then first wet your brush. ( Depends on your habit and comfortability )
9. LIP BRUSH
Lip brush is used to fill your lips with expert precision. First apply lipstick on its flat sides and then fill it with little more pressure on it. This would make your lips filing better. It provides you more coverage
10. EYE-BROW BRUSH
Eye-brow brush would let your brows a fine line. This would give them volume even if you don’t and lacing this in your beautiful face. Dip your eye brow brush into brow shadow and apply it on your natural upper and lower eye brow lines.
So, I hope this article would help you in identifying make up for their particular usage. This would help you in purchasing perfect and must haves makeup brushes. You really need not to buy expensive brushes.
By using all these essential brushes, you can turn yourself into a beautiful and remarkable makeup.