buffing brushes

Sephora customers often prefer the following products when searching for buffing brushes.

Buffing brushes are used to even out the face after applying makeup. Buffing brushes are used by professional make-up artists and by people who are interested in creating a more refined and professional look for themselves. Here are some great options for buffing brushes.


Use this brush everyday to set/buff the Laura Mercier Candleglow Perfecting Powder over my foundation and its a perfect pairing. ...I love this brush!! So soft and buffs out powder so naturally. ...FANTASTIC and LUXURIOUS buffing tool!

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.


These brushes are a staple in my eye looks! Every brush has a use. ...i use these brushes every single day. there’s a brush for absolutely everything!

What it is: A collection of 12 covetable brushes you won’t want to let go.

What Else You Need to Know: From lining, shading, buffing, and blending to everything in between, once you get your hands on these 12 must-have brushes, you won’t want to let them go.

The Large Shadow Fluff Brush creates a killer highlight to your brow bone or upper cheekbones. The Blender Brush blends out and keeps on going. The Pointed Blender Brush buffs out eyeshadow or softens harsh lines with a controlled blend. The Firm Blending Fluff Brush makes crease blending easy—use the flat side to shade or blend with the full tip.


Love Fenty Brushes...I just picked up 5 Fenty brushes, this Powder brush, cheek hugging bronzer & highlight brushes, sculpting bronzer brush, concealer brush. ...I LOVE this powder brush...I like to buff powder foundation over my liquid and was using the Bobbi Brown sheer powder brush and this Fenty one is so much nicer to the skin (and less money)

What it is: A mega-plush loose powder brush designed to seamlessly blend and set for an instantly filtered finish that lasts.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This brush is made with soft, synthetic bristles that are carefully tapered to pick up and diffuse Pro Filt’r Instant Retouch Setting Powder (sold separately) with the ultimate ease. Like a powder puff in brush form, it’s designed for fast, even blending and the most flawless, filtered finish you’ve ever seen.


This brush is simply amazing, I don’t reach for any of my usually very loved foundation brushes anymore! ...Best. Foundation. Brush. Ever....My other brushes are gonna be washed and stored. This one is alllll I need

What it is: A brush made with synthetic fibers that provides natural, buildable coverage and an airbrush finish.

Brush Formulation:

Brush Coverage: Buildable

Bristle Type:

Ingredient Callouts: It is cruelty-free .

What Else You Need to Know: This custom-cut complexion brush is a makeup must-have to create a natural, airbrushed finish. It works to apply, build, buff, and blend any liquid or cream formulas. The bristles are made with 100 percent synthetic fibers and the handle is made with PCR (post-consumer recycled) plastic.


A positively effective blending and buffing brush for about three weeks. After one month of daily use, my same routine resulted in a large cut from the bottom of my right nostril to the top of my right cheek. ...By far the best face brush I've ever used! It does an awesome job buffing out my foundation and it's very easy to use.

What it is: A brush that hugs the contours of your face to seamlessly buff Stretch Foundation and Concealer (each sold separately) into skin.

Brush Formulation: Liquid / Cream

Bristle Type: Synthetic

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, triclosan, and contains less than one percent synthetic fragrance. It is also vegan, gluten-free, cruelty-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.


This is a great brush for cream formulas. It blends and buffs the product really well without any issues. ...Love this brush for cream bronzer...I have a healthy sized collection of brushes and was struggling with my cream bronzer building up within 3 days on the stipple style brushes I was using - leading to heavier application of bronzer on day 4 and beyond for the brushes I tried (Real Techniques brand, Makeup Geek brand, and Sephora brand stipple style brushes).

What it is: A dual-fiber brush designed for buffing and stippling cream bronzer onto the complexion with ease.

Brush Formulation:

Brush Coverage: Buildable

Bristle Type:

What Else You Need to Know: Soft, extended bristles are custom designed to do the work for you, eliminating streaks for a seamlessly blended finish. This brush delivers optimal application of Solar Infusion Soft-Focus Cream Bronzer (sold separately).

HourglassCrease Brush

ITEM: 1033992

Type: #4

48 Reviews


Really wanted to like this brush......I am in process of updating may brush collection with all new brushes. I am a new fan of Hourglass brushes. ...I usually first use the side and then buff out edges with the brush upright. I wound up getting a second to use for a crease brush.

What it is:
A medium sized contouring eyeshadow brush.

What it does:
Crease Brush is perfect for applying eyeshadow to the crease or contour of the eye.

What else you need to know:
Hourglass designed the makeup brush collection to be luxuriously soft, PETA-friendly Takelon brushes for a truly luxurious makeup experience. Takelon bristles are formulated from high-grade synthetic fibers to maximize product application and avoid potential allergic reactions to animal fur and promote the use of non-animal products. Gently clean brushes with mild soap and water.

Hourglass products are 100 percent cruelty-free.


Best all over brush...Best all over shadow brush. I have all her brushes. I love them....a great multitasking brush!...I also feel like this would be a great brush for nose contour. You can use this to pick eyeshadow on the lid, cut the crease, but also buff and blend out.

What it is: A cruelty-free eyeshadow brush for easy, all-over blending, with a unique dense, angled shape that mimics your fingertip for max control.

Brush Formulation: All Formulas

Coverage: Medium

Handle Length: 4 inches

Bristle Type: Synthetic

Ingredient Callouts: This product is cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Fluffy enough to blend seamlessly yet firm enough to give you control, this uniquely angled brush mimics your fingertip for a quick sweep of color. With super soft, densely packed bristles, it was custom designed to pair with Stay Vulnerable Liquid Eyeshadow (sold separately) or your favorite eyeshadow formula.


I had to go back in with my powder and buff over it a bit because it was so bright! If you like your highlighter bold to look bold and impactful, then I highly recommend this brush....The Huda Beauty Tantour brush is packed more tightly and is better for buffing out cream or liquid consistencies.

What it is: An extra-large, super-plush bronzer brush that’s expertly chiseled to hug the curves of your face for an all-over bronzed glow.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: The perfect tool for diffusing Sun Stalk’r bronzer (sold separately) all over the face, this brush makes it easy to bring warmth to your cheeks, temples, and jawline. This ultra-plush bronzer brush has soft, synthetic bristles in an asymmetrical cut to deliver just the right amount of powder onto skin every time.


Favourite foundation brush. Just keep buffing!...I ordered this brush without seeing it in person. I have a huge collection of Bobbi Brown brushes that I've been building over the years.

What it is:
An ultrasoft face brush with short, tightly packed bristles that applies powder and liquid foundation for a flawless, matte finish.

What it does:
Get an ultra-polished, HD-finish makeup look with the Full Coverage Face Brush.

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“I have fine and thick hair, but this brush works really well! It is just firm enough to not hurt your scalp, but firm enough to endure blow drying and makes hair super soft”
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“Also, compared to other liquid eyeliners and pens, the brush has always been long, stiff and durable allowing me to create a precision cat-eye”
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“I love the shape of this brush! It’s a bit smaller than my other crease brushes, so I can get really precise application and I can also pinch it and use it on my waterline”