Makeup is an essential tool in most women everyday beauty arsenal. There are a huge number of makeup products from lipsticks, to eyeliners, to blushers that make us feel beautiful about ourselves. Makeup is used to hide our imperfections, change or improve the way we look and feel more confident. Makeup brushes are one of the most important tools in everyday makeup. These are the elements used to apply coated makeup collection.
Choosing the right type of brush is very important for a perfect look. Instead of using fingers to apply makeup, brushes give even coverage and a better-polished finish. Usage of different types of brushes depends on the daily makeup routine. Some women can skip some of the detail-work brushes as they don’t do enough eye makeup. But blush brush is the need of every woman. For best results, brush made with natural fibers should be used.
Tips in Selecting the Perfect Type of Makeup Brushes
A vast range of makeup brushes is available in brick and mortar shops and even in online stores. There might be confusion in choosing the type of brush you need for your makeup. But there are some fundamental tips for choosing the right makeup brush. You should feel the texture of the brush. The soft-bristles makeup brushes will make you feel good. For liquid makeup, synthetic bristles work well. Compressed and firm bristles brushes are good for makeup that requires a lot of colors. To keep your brushes bacteria free you should always clean your brushes. Often brush cleanser is given with makeup brushes.
Different Types of Makeup Brushes
Concealer Brush (soft bristles, pointed tip, wide base, flat brush)
The concealer brush is used to correct trouble spots to attain flawless skin. Carissa Ferreri, a makeup artist recommends first color-correcting the blemish if necessary “Apply a very small amount [of color corrector] on a tiny brush and do stipple motions to lightly layer product,” says Ferreri, and let it dry before moving on to the next step. After applying color-correcting, you need to apply oil-free concealer for concealing under eye circles and blemishes.
Different types of foundation brushes are available in the market. Using a high-quality brush to smooth out the foundation makes it look more consistent, even, and blended. A smooth and flawless finish can be attained using a tightly packed bristles foundation brush with a tapered tip.
For applying loose powder foundation, some people choose a rounded foundation brush as an alternative to a kabuki brush. If you want light coverage for a more natural look, use a fluffy powder brush. The coverage will be more even and is often used to set a liquid or cream foundation. Use a fluffy powder brush if you want light coverage for a more natural look.
For applying blush, fluffy, soft angled brushes are good to use. For controlled contouring angled brushes with stiffer, more densely packed bristles can be used. Brushes named as “contour” brushes are also used. There’s just no getting around a good blush brush. Just look for a dome-shape with synthetic bristles.
Fan Powder Brush
The fanpowder brush is flat, dome shape and round. It looks like the shape of a fan and is particularly used with loose powder. It’s best used for the removal of excess facial powder and to apply for light coverage. This brush sweeps dust of powder lightly on the skin and gives a velvety and soft effect.