Anyone who has had their makeup done by a professional makeup artist knows that their tool kits can be pretty essential. Just like the tools you use to style your hair (which can make or break the style), I really think the tools you use applying makeup will determine how well it will apply and in the end, how nice it will look! Investing in and using the right makeup brushes and tools will not only help give you a flawless makeup look, but will actually save you money in the long run. How? Put simply, you’ll use less product and your makeup will last longer if you keep your hands out of your colors and formulas. Essential to any makeup kit, the proper brushes will make a world of difference in your makeup application. Happy makeup brush shopping!

 

Essential Makeup Kit Brushes:

Angle Brush (To apply blush)

Description: This brush has an angled head designed to fit the contours of the face for even and flawless coverage.

Angle Eye Shadow (To apply eye shadow)

Description: This angled, natural-bristled brush is the ideal partner to all eye shadows. Its slightly rounded edges perfectly apply shadow to the crease and corners of the eye. Brush hairs are slightly narrower for controlled application.

Conceal (To apply concealer)

Description: This brush smoothly applies and blends concealer to the eyes, face, and blemishes. The rounded tip ideally fits the contours of the eyes, lips, and brows for added definition

Brow (Brow definer)

Description: Flat angled brush designed specifically for flawless application of brow definer. The fine tip precisely delivers pigment and places each brow hair in its rightful place. Use the tip to fill in small holes or sparse areas.

Lip Brush (To apply lipstick and lip gloss)

Description: A classic, round lip brush for lip color application. This lip brush generously deposits lip color while creating definition. Its rounded shape is ideal for precise and controlled application and can be used with lipstick and lip gloss.

Kabuki Brush (To apply loose powder, pressed and liquid foundation, bronzer and blush applicator)

Description: All-purpose makeup. The dense, soft dome shaped brush provides smooth, even coverage for all powder and pigment applications. The Kabuki brush leaves behind a beautiful, airbrushed finish every time!

(Kabuki brush sold separately)