Setting Brush Makeup

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A setting brush is a makeup artist's best friend. It's used to apply powder, cream, or liquid makeup to the face, neck, and decolletage. It can also be used to set highlights or shadows. A setting brush is a soft, short brush with a rounded head that's designed to fit into the contours of the face. It's a versatile tool that can help you create flawless makeup looks. When using a setting brush, it's important to choose the right type of brush for the product you are using. Here are some suggested products just for you.


Feels amazing on your face. I use it for my setting power and the brush is so soft I can use it to set my under eye as well!...Love this brush; I had so much trouble finding a soft brush to set my face until this brush. ...Beautiful brush!!

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 is a great all over brush whether you want to lightly set or pack a setting powder into the skin. ...can’t go wrong with these brushes...Great, soft brush that is awesome for setting makeup. I love that this is fluffy but also flat and paddle like.

What it is: A unique tapered brush head that is designed to easily apply powder into skin to set and finish any look.

What Else You Need to Know: The supremely soft bristles and domed shape picks up and applies the perfect amount of powder for a light coverage application.The sheared side of the brush is perfect for pressing any setting powder onto the face to fully set and keep liquids and creams from moving throughout the day. Its shape allows for multiple complexion applications from setting and sculpting to create an airy, light finish application.

PRO Brush Collection, thirty brushes with the highest-quality, hand-shaped vegan synthetic bristles.


Get this brush!...Love this brush! So soft and high quality! I bought with the Optimist Setting powder and I look flawless!...Great setting Powder Brush...Impressed with this soft synthetic powder brush. The triangular shape is great for setting my contour under my eyes as well as blending my powder.

What it is: A precise, dome-shaped powder brush with a soft, tapered tip that’s fluffy enough for all-over blending, yet firm enough for precise application.

Brush Formulation:

Brush Coverage: Buildable

Bristle Type:

Ingredient Callouts: This product is cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: The innovative shape makes this brush versatile enough for all-over application and precise, controlled blending alike. Super-soft, patented vegan bristles mimic the effect of real hair for a seamless finish. Use this brush with Always an Optimist Soft Radiance Setting Powder (sold separately) or any powder formula.


LOVE LOVE this brush!...Ok, I’m so in love with this brush!!! I’ve been using it non stop. It’s perfect to apply your setting powder under your eyes and also to set all your makeup with the bigger brush!!! ...Love this brush! Super soft and perfect for setting powder.

What it is:
A double-ended brush custom designed to be used with Veil™ Translucent Setting Powder (sold separately).

What it does:
The smaller, tapered side is perfectly shaped to set the under-eye area, while the large, rounded side is designed to be used for all-over powder application on the face. The ultra-soft synthetic bristles are perfectly dispersed and shaped to pick up the ideal amount of loose powder and create the most airbrushed, perfected-looking complexion. The brush features PETA-approved, high-grade, ultra-soft taklon bristles—an excellent alternative for those who suffer from allergies to animal hair.


I love the way hourglass designs their brushes. They look and feel very luxurious. This one is so soft and I love how it applies my setting powder. ...I’ve been using this powder brush for almost two years now and it’s my absolute favorite for setting my makeup.

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.


my favorite brush for bronzer...I love this brush! I use the rounder end for bronzer and use the more pointed end for setting powder. ...Good brush for makeup artists...It may be useful to makeup artists that need a separate brush for highlighting.

What it is:
A multi-purpose, double-ended brush with two versatile heads for flawless makeup application.

What it does:
With high-grade, ultra-soft Taklon bristles, this double-sided tool is PETA-approved (People for the Ethical Treatment Of Animals) with long-lasting synthetic bristles. Its weighted metal handle provides easy control for effortless blending and application.

What else you need to know:
Hourglass products are 100 percent cruelty-free.


loving this contour brush...I also find this brush useful for other things as well, setting under eyes and high light. ...Love as an under eye setting brush!!...I prefer to use this to set my under eyes rather than contour, although it is absolutely great contouring brush!

What it is: A contour brush with soft, tapered bristles for lightweight application and coverage.

What Else You Need to Know: This tapered shape is ideal for targeted application to sculpt and blend powder formulas to the face. The soft, sheared bristles provide a natural contour application. The refined tip makes this the perfect detail brush for all around the face.

The PRO Brush Collection is made up of 30 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. The paper of the packaging and the wood of the handle are made of sustainably managed f


Novice with makeup brushes...I've used a specialty brush made for application of Bare Minerals' original loose powder foundation, a stippling brush for a BB cream, and a couple other brushes for setting powder and blush. ...Best brush ever!...I use this brush to apply concealer, setting powder and blush, my makeup is perfect every morning!!

What it is: A unique brush that hugs the contours of your face to evenly apply your favorite liquid or cream foundations with a flawless finish.

What Else You Need to Know: Perfect for all skin types, this custom-cut foundation brush hugs the contours of your face and optically blurs the look of fine lines, pores, and imperfections. Its revolutionary brush hairs—infused with collagen, silk, peptides, niacin, and antioxidants—help support a healthy look for skin.


I am very picky when it comes to brushes but this one rocks it! It is super soft and perfect for loose setting power and finishing powder. ...One of my favorite brushes. I use it for my pressed setting powder. Easy to clean, durable, and hasn’t shed yet!

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.


Feels like a travel size brush...I think there are definitely better setting powder brushes out there. The quality of this brush is like something you would get in a gift or as a travel sized brush set. ...My favorite setting brush!...Loving use it with my loose setting powder! Is very soft, tiny, and with a great quality as all Saie’s makeup brushes!

What it is: A multiuse powder brush that is designed with a sleek, palm-size handle and tapered tip for both pinpointed and all-over application.

Brush Formulation:
Loose Powder

Brush Coverage: Sheer

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Ingredient Callouts: It is cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: The Fluffy Brush is thoughtfully designed to offer pinpointed application. Its tapered tip allows you to tap powder onto targeted areas while the fluffy bristles help to achieve a seamless, finish. The palm-sized shape is ideal for first-time powder users and helps to blend product in with ease.

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