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The Best Foundation Brush

Having the best foundation brush is an essential part of flawless foundation application. Once you’ve learned how to use the brushes and feel completely comfortable applying your makeup, you’re probably wondering which high quality brush to purchase first. There are lots of great brushes out there, and narrowing them down can be the toughest part. Here are a select few of the best foundation brushes to make your search just that little bit easier.

Shisheido Perfect Foundation Brush
This brush for foundation is truly is perfect. It can be used to apply liquid, cream, or powder foundation, so you’re covered no matter what you use. The short handles on the brush are perfect for precision when applying the makeup. It applies makeup easily and precisely so that you’re not left with streaks or wonky thick spots. Buy it here


Real Technique Stippling Brush
This foundation stippling brush will leave you with an airbrush finish to your makeup. This is the best foundation brush if you’re looking to use a stippling technique to apply your foundation. The bristles on the brush are non-porous so they do not absorb all of your product. This ensures you don’t pick up more makeup than you need, and will make the brush far easier to clean up. Buy it here


Mary Kay Liquid Foundation Brush
This is the perfect foundation makeup brush for women seeking flawless coverage with their liquid foundation. With this brush, you’ll be able to achieve full coverage without over application of the makeup. The brush is lightweight and easy to use. Buy it here


Sigma Flat Kabuki
This is a great flat top brush for foundation that works with either liquid or cream products The bristles are short and dense so that you can buff in your foundation and blend it perfectly to the skin. Because this brush is a kabuki, it’s incredibly versatile. Use it to apply your setting powder as well, after your foundation and concealer are applied. You’ll have smooth coverage without a heavy look. Buy it here


Soho Makeup Brush for Foundation
This makeup foundation brush will blend just the amount of makeup you need. You’ll have a completely smooth finish to your face. The handle has an easy to grip design which fits it in the fingers perfectly, making it really easy to hold and use. This brush will give you the even coverage you’re seeking for a great price. Buy it here


Beauty Junkees Flat Top Kabuki Brush
This brilliant foundation application brush has a high density of soft bristles that won’t shed. It works with cream, liquid, powder, and mineral makeup. This is a good foundation brush to blend in your foundation so that it doesn’t look caked on, while still covering blemishes and creating an even canvas for the rest of your makeup, or for a natural bare face look. The brush is gentle, so it’s great for those with sensitive skin. Buy it here

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