Everyone loves a makeup brush and they are something that you hear makeup artists and bloggers talking about all the time. However, knowing which brush is meant for what can be a little confusing, so we’re breaking it down. Discover all the different types of makeup brushes, and how they work best, with our ultimate makeup brush guide.
There are a whole host of different shape and size brushes for different face makeup, from those best for mineral foundations, to those great for contouring. These are some of the most popular styles.
What it looks like: Broad and fairly flat, with a rounded tip and springy fibres.
What it is good for: Applying liquid foundations over the face into the contours of the nose and eye sockets.
How to use it: Dab foundation onto the face first the then use the brush to blend out, from the centre of the face outwards.