Medium Brushes

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The right brush can make all the difference when it comes to applying makeup. Whether you're looking for a foundation brush, a concealer brush, or an eye shader brush, there are plenty of options out there to choose from. One type of brush that is often overlooked, however, is the medium brush. This type of brush is great for creating a blended, natural look. Here are some of the best medium brushes on the market today.


I love this brush! It's perfect for blending with medium coverage. ...Medium to full coverage with this dense brush!

What it is: A medium-size, round brush with firm, synthetic fibers that is ideal for blending emollient-based products with medium to full coverage.

What Else You Need to Know: Anastasia Beverly Hills’ A30 Pro Brush has a rounded-dome shape for easy application and blending on the face and body. Its premium, synthetic fibers are densely packed, making it ideal for applying and blending liquid and cream foundation.


The brush was great while new, it fell apart after a few years of use which never happened to any of my other brushes....I don't love cakey or 'full faced' looking makeup and this brush is the perfect tool with my medium coverage foundation

What it is: A revolutionary foundation brush that makes application like airbrushing without the air™.

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Ingredient Callouts: It is cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This fluffy, dome-shaped foundation brush flawlessly buffs foundation into skin. It features a unique luxe bamboo handle and gives foundation an airbrushed effect.


Perfect option for medium coverage...This will give a nice sheer to medium coverage as the way the brush is, it diffused skin nicely but absorbed more than a normal foundation brush would buy less than a beaut ly blender....It is an awesome brush and it provides sheer to medium coverage and the way it blends the tint on the skin feels very natural but better.

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

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Brush Coverage: Buildable

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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.


Best Brush Ever...The perfect size and shape, super durable, fits in any makeup bag, and makes it really easy to manipulate coverage from sheer to medium coverage from the same foundation. Also blends out other cheek products super easily. ...Travel friendly 2 brushes in 1...It didn't work well with their cream stick products but I haven't been able to blend their sticks with any brush or sponge

What it is: A multitasking, dual-ended, and to-go-size brush is ideal for applying cream, liquid, and powder complexion and concealer products.

What Else You Need to Know: This brush features silky soft synthetic fibers that are cruelty-free and won’t shed. Ideal for sheer, lightweight products, the Blend and Buff Brush is a makeup must-have for worry-free application every time.


I love the brush and have been using it a while now. It is very soft and really helps pack down a medium to full coverage look. ...I can't wait to use other brushes from the brand.

What it is:
A medium-density liquid foundation brush designed to give seamless, air-touched, full coverage.

What it does:
Meet the makeup brush designed to make skin look natural. The Full-Bodied Foundation brush is the ultimate tool for applying Pro Filt’r Soft Matte Longwear Foundation. It’s made to give you the quick coverage of a flat paddle brush plus the seamless blending of an airbrush. In other words: Fast coverage with an air-touched finish.


This brush is INCREDIBLE. I’m so sad that I didn’t try the MUFE brushes before, they seem to be phasing them out. ...130 large powder brush...OMG love at first sight and first use of this brush , keep in mind the picture on the website don't do the 130 brush justice, wait till you see it in person it is super super soft and apply powder like a dream, I love this brush so much im going to purchase the the 126 medium powder brush. worth every penny. trust me you wont regret it.

What it is:
A large, dome-shaped brush for quick, lightweight powder application.

What it does:
This soft, round, luxurious brush is used to apply light powder coverage to a large area. Best used in sweeping strokes, it features wavy fibers and is ideal for applying compact or loose powders to the face and body.

What else you need to know:
After five years in development with makeup artists and fiber experts, MAKE UP FOR EVER Artisan Brushes are a revolution in brush craftsmanship.


Light coverage brush...Perfect tool to apply a light layer of foundation, or build up to medium coverage. It worked best when patted onto the skin for me....Best base brush...I absolutely love these brushes. I prefer dense brushes for everything so this is great for all my makeup

What it is: A dense yet flexible foundation brush with ultrasoft bristles designed to flawlessly blend liquid formulas.
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Brush Coverage: Buildable

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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 cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This cruelty-free foundation brush is made with ultrasoft synthetic bristles and has a unique surface that disperses product seamlessly without waste. This brush is the perfect companion to Glow


Best Highlight Brush...Most brushes or too rough, not soft, and apply waaaaay too much highlight. ...the best highlighter brush...the perfect highlighter brush. i always see highlighter brushes either being too big or too small and this one is perfect

What it is: A small, tapered precision brush that makes it easy to sweep on highlighter exactly where you want it.

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All Formulas

Brush Coverage: Medium

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Ingredient Callouts: It is vegan and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Slim and firm for perfect precision, this vegan, cruelty-free highlighter brush hits all your high points with full control. Super soft, synthetic bristles are perfectly tapered with just enough fluff to diffuse Positive Light Silky Touch Highlighter (or your highlighter of choice) seamlessly.


Amazing brush...Ive tried many brushes and this one it my favorite....I love this Brush.

What it is: An ultra-soft, diamond-shaped foundation brush with densely packed, flexible bristles that deliver a streak-free, precise application.

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Brush Coverage: Medium

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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.


I enjoyed this brush with medium to light coverage liquid foundation. ...The Holy Grail of Face Brushes...This is THE best foundation brush by far!!!!!!! Its great for a medium to full coverage with liquid, mineral and cream/whipped based foundations.

What it is: A brush with medium length and soft bristles that are densely packed—ideal for building foundation coverage.

What Else You Need to Know: This brush is sheared to the perfect dome shape, and the head is densely packed for maximum control and a streak-free, airbrushed finish. It has the ability to build to full coverage and is super easy to work with—perfect all levels of artistry. Its shape is perfect for stick foundations.

PRO Brush Collection, thirty brushes with the highest-quality, hand-shaped vegan synthetic bristles. The tapered artistry handles help offer ultimate control in makeup application to help you create any makeup look you desire. This brush and its holder have been developed responsibly.

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Soft Brushes
“One of the best quality brushes I've bought! It has an amazing, soft texture but it's also pretty firm and is great for liquid foundation”
Dense Brushes
“I was looking for the right brush to evenly apply my skin tints and creamy foundations”
Compact Brushes
“The brush is small, fits in a Nudestix kit tin, making it perfect for travel”
Precision Brushes
“The size is perfect to get precision lines exactly where you want them! No matter what you would have to use a brush or sponge to blend it out- but that is the magic of this product”
Small Brushes
“not my favorite brush--its very small and thin, and if you have larger brows it takes awhile to fill them in”
Sculpt Brushes
“I purchased this brush to use with the MUFE cream brushes as well as a variety of powder brushes”
Shaped Brushes
“I initially bought the large powder brush and hated it (it felt cheap and rough and nowhere near the same quality of other synthetic brushes of a similar price range”
Precise Brushes
“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”
Stiff Brushes
“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”
Wooden Brushes
“The bristles are very soft and mimics natural hair brushes with every stroke. Nicely waited handle made from sustainable wood from sustainably managed forest”