5 Makeup Brushes You Need in Your Makeup Bag March 06 2017

When it comes to makeup application, the makeup brushes you use can make a huge difference. It’s important to invest in your makeup brushes and use the right tools so you’re able to create a flawless makeup look. 

If you’re new to using makeup brushes, then the sheer amount available to buy can be a little bit overwhelming. But don’t worry; we’ve narrowed down the 5 essential makeup brushes that everyone needs in their makeup brush set!




The Flat Brush 

Although it might seem tempting to apply foundation with your fingers, a flat brush is the way forward to create a smooth and flawless base. A flat brush is perfect to ensure that your foundation is applied smoothly and it is a must-have brush in any makeup brush kit. The flat brush can be used for dabbing, blending and applying foundation and concealer. Our soft 104 Foundation Brush is the ideal brush to have in your makeup brush set; versatile, high quality and beautifully soft. 



The Powder Brush 

Another versatile makeup brush that you need in your makeup bag is the powder brush. A fluffy, soft brush that makes application of powder based makeup products a breeze. Whether you’re looking for a healthy glow or a pop of colour on your cheeks, the powder brush is essential in your makeup brush set. A powder brush like our 101 Fluffy Brush is great for gently dusting powder over your foundation or adding colour to your cheeks with blusher or bronzer. It’s multi-use brush and an essential tool!



The Blending Brush  

No makeup brush set would be complete without a blending brush! The blending brush is a small brush, but still an essential tool in your makeup brush set to blend, smudge, line and shade. The Firma 201 Tall Blender brush is perfect for eye shadow and helping you create a precise and flawless eye shadow look.




The Angled Brush

The Angled Brush is a brush for precision. It’s the brush that you need in your makeup bag for small areas of your face and for applying precise makeup on delicate areas. The Firma 202 Angled Liner is the tool of choice for applying contour to your nose and as a lip liner brush to help you delicately apply a bold colour to your pout. It’s also an amazing tool for filling in your brows and for applying eyeliner. The angled brush is a versatile tool with several uses. It’s a must have in any makeup brush set to ensure that your makeup details are applied beautifully. 



The Angled Contour Brush

If you’re looking to add definition to your cheeks then the angled contour brush is the brush you need in your makeup brush set! Apply contour to the hollows of your cheeks to create a defined and chiselled look. The soft bristles of our 103 Contour Brush allow you to effortlessly blend in your contour for a natural, but glamorous look.

Not only is our angled contour brush great for contouring, it’s also the perfect tool for highlighting! Using this brush, sweep highlight across your cheekbones to add some shimmer to your makeup .