Foundation brushes are one of the most important tools in your make up kit. They can be used to apply foundation, concealer, or even liquid makeup. They are also ideal for buffing out any excess product that may have settled into your skin during application.
Amazing Powder Brush!!...This puts them all to shame. I use this brush primarily to apply my BE foundation and mineral veil. ...Wonderful brush!...I bought this brush after my old powder foundation brush decided to give up.
What it is:
A large, round face-powder brush.
What it does:
This multitasking brush is excellent for applying and blending both loose and pressed powder as well as foundation. The sculpted head allows for precise product-placement.
What else you need to know:
Hourglass designed their makeup brush collection to be supremely soft, decidedly luxurious, and PETA-friendly. Takelon bristles are made from high-grade synthetic fibers to maximize product application, avoid potential allergic reactions to animal fur, and promote the use of non-animal products. Hourglass Powder Brush No. 1 is an Allure Best of Beauty Award Winner.
Hourglass products are 100 percent cruelty-free.
Hands down this is the best foundation brush I have ever used. I have tried this brush with multiple foundations and the result is always a flawless application. ...love to use it with the All Nighter Foundation....I use several different foundations depending on the look I’m going for. I also have a weakness for trying new foundation brushes.
What it is:
A densely packed brush designed to evenly distribute foundation or help with buffing, blurring, contouring, or blush application.
What it does:
This Optical Blurring Brush has a densely packed shape to distribute foundation evenly, buffing to a natural-looking, soft-focus, airbrushed finish. It’s also perfect for contouring, applying blush, or creating a blurred-out effect.
Perfect powder brush...This brush is super soft and blends my bare minerals powder perfectly!...i like this brush. it applies the bareminerals pressed powder foundation perfectly on my skin. i like a light to medium coverage so this does exactly what i want. i just hope it will work for other pressed powder foundations
What it is:
A retractable foundation brush that provides quick, detailed coverage for a controlled, airbrushed finish.
What it does:
Built with tightly packed synthetic fibers at its core, the Core Coverage Brush, offers high-performance, buildable coverage. Ideal for use with the BAREPRO Performance Wear Powder Foundation (sold separately), this brush’s soft fibers allow for a gorgeous, even finish.
Love it. Love this brush. It's my favorite one. Very versatile for putting on different powders (highlighters, blush, finishing powder) and in different areas of your face and also shoulders. ...Fantastic for putting on and blending mineral powder foundation. Love it. Nice weight in the hand.
What it is: A face and body kabuki brush with a custom, angled design for blending liquid and powder formulas.
Ingredient Callouts: This product is cruelty-free.
What Else You Need to Know: This brush has soft, synthetic bristles at the ultimate density, making it perfect for blending all formulas. The unique, angled brush head was designed for effortless diffusing, and the rounded handle provides comfortable control for a total-body-buffing experience.
Best concealer brush i've ever used!...Usually I have a hard time using brushes to blend out my base but this brush blends with ease and leaves a flawless streak-free finish. ...This tool is great for even me to use and not make my product look blotchy. This is the second brush I’ve ever purchased, and the only one that wasn’t to use a mineral foundation.
What it is: A softly-angled concealer brush designed for applying and blending liquid, cream, and powder formulas with flawless, fingertip precision.
Ingredient Callouts: This product is also cruelty-free.
What Else You Need to Know: These super-soft, synthetic bristles are custom cut at an angle to pick up and pack on the coverage you need with spot-on precision. The rounded design hugs the under-eye area and around the nose, making it perfect for applying and setting concealer, as well as blending foundation in hard-to-reach areas.
This brush is unique. I purchased this brush simply to apply powder to my upper body—not necessarily to apply shimmer or any other products. ...I actually really like this brush and I've tried so many high end brushes. When I want to get ready in a hurry this gets it done fast.
What it is: A velvety-soft, all-over body brush with synthetic fibers for even application of liquid highlighter.
What Else You Need to Know: Designed specifically for HUDA BEAUTY’s N.Y.M.P.H. Face And Body Highlighter, the Blur & Glow Brush makes application seamless and mess-free. The curved shape and hair-like, synthetic bristles help blend out harsh lines for an even finish. This is all you need for flawless, airbrushed-looking skin.
Makes Applying Foundation EASY...This short little buffing foundation brush works like a breeze to buff my liquid foundations into my skin. ...Loveee this brush. I use it with bare minerals liquid foundation and it makes my skin look flawless.
What it is: A small, soft, angled makeup brush that delivers an even, streak-free foundation application.
What Else You Need to Know: This compact foundation brush has soft, dense fibers to help build coverage and create a smooth, flawless complexion. Made for liquid foundation formulas, its angled oval shape delivers a seamless finish while easily reaching the contours of the face for an even foundation application.
After five years in development with makeup artists and fiber experts, MAKE UP FOR EVER Artisan Brushes are a revolution in brush craftsmanship. The 100 percent fiber brushes are available in a large range of handcrafted styles, each with the perfect balance of straight and wavy fibers that replicate natural hairs.
multitasking synthetic brush...A multitasker On the picture side by side, is the spot and foundation brushes also reviewed. I cannot comment yet on longevity. ...I’m old, I’ve had many small brushes. This brush is something special.From the first use with Vital Skin Foundation, I was impressed!
What it is: A brush with a pointed tip for targeted coverage just where you need it—the ideal companion to the Vital Skin Foundation Stick (sold separately).
What Else You Need to Know: Luxurious and durable, each brush is handmade in Japan by the most prestigious brush maker in the world, using cruelty-free, super-soft nylon fibers and sustainably sourced birch. Thoughtfully designed shorter handles make for an easy, effortless application.
didn't like it for powders to be honest but it is great to apply creams. it's more densely packed than your normal powder bronzer/cream brush....perfect bronze brush...I personally love huda’s beauty brushes they are soft and perfect for what they are, this one is for the new bronzing powder and loved the way it picked up the product and applied it as well!!
What it is: A synthetic, duo-fiber brush that applies the right amount of product and leaves a beautiful, soft-blur effect.
Ingredient Callouts: It is cruelty-free .
What Else You Need to Know: This custom-designed brush hugs the contours of your face for seamless color application. The fluffy-yet-structured fibers pick up just the right amount of product for a beautifully even, skin-blurring finish. The bristles are made with 100 percent synthetic fibers and the handle is made with PCR (post-consumer recycled) plastic.
Basic liquid foundation brush...It's really made for liquid foundations. As a brush for that purpose it's fine: a stippling action gets best results on me. ...I could also see it working well for liquid foundations so it’s definitely multi-use.
What it is:A tri-fiber blush brush with synthetic bristles and an angled tuft, designed to fit the contours of the cheeks and provide buildable application.
Brush Formulation: Cream
Brush Coverage: Buildable
Bristle Type: Synthetic
Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens and mineral oil. It is also cruelty-free.
What Else You Need to Know: This blush brush works with cream, gel, and powder complexion products.