Brushes for make-up: what you need and how to choose
- 12 Oct 04:45
Brushes for makeup are needed if you want to look flawless. With the help of brushes, it is easier to apply and rub off creams, blush and shadows. In addition, not all cosmetics can be put into your hands. Our article will help you to choose the most necessary and best brushes.
Counters of stores today are full of different brushes. The main difference is the material from which they are made. Brushes can be synthetic or natural.
Natural brushes are good for application of dry structures: shadows, blush, powder. Synthetic are used for cream-like structures: tonal cream, console. Synthetic brushes do not absorb cosmetics, so you will spend less on them.
If you are not a professional makeup artist, we do not recommend buying brushes for makeup sets - there are too many unused brushes. Buy the brush gradually, one at a time, when you understand that this or that brush is really necessary for you. Let's take a look at the which brushes are better.
- 1 How to choose the right and good brush for makeup?
- 2 Main brushes for makeup
- 2.1 Brush for tonal tools
- 2.2 Powder brush
- 2.3 Brush for brush
- 2.4 Face brush for face modeling
- 2.5 Brush for brush
- 2.6 Brush for eyebrow
- 2.7 Brush for lips
- 3 Care for brushes
- 3.1 Than brushes can I wash?
How to choose the right and good brush for makeup?
- When buying a brush, spend at least 20 times on her pile with a finger, the brush should not lose any single hair
- The most best natural bristles made by from sable, but they are very expensive
- Pile should be tightly packed, separate hairs do notshould stick out in different directions
- Bend the pile to the side and release it sharply - if the pile of quickly returns to its normal position, the means the brush is sturdy
- Handles can be made of ceramics, wood or plastics. The best - from the
- tree Choose the brush of the well-known manufacturers ( Mac, Ives Rocher, Oriflame, Bobbi Brown, Shisheido, Sigma), they carefully monitor the quality of their products and test it for hypoallergenicity
Main brushes for makeup
Brush for tonal
This is a fairly large and, most often, a flat synthetic brush. A good brush does not smudge, but kills a tonic in the skin of the , which makes the tone ideal and invisible to the skin. The brush should be pleasing to the touch, otherwise you risk getting annoying. When shopping, pay attention to pile - it should be of average hardness and not roughly trimmed at the end.
If you still want to buy a natural brush for a toning cream, prefer the brush from the enzootic pile, it will not spoil from the fat texture of the cream.
How to use a brush for a tone?
Bring a little tonic cream to your palm and, applying a cream to the brush, apply it on your face. Start from the center of your face and move toward the edges. In trouble spots, kill the cream with light movements, and better use the console.
If your tonal cream is very thick, we recommend using an unusual Shisheido 131 brush, it is made of an extremely flat cut artificial fiber. This brush kills in the skin without the rest of the thickest and damp structures.
At the application of the tonal basis, is also often used as a dyofiber : it is a brush consisting of both natural and artificial fibers. It is very easy to evenly distribute the face on the face, but this brush requires careful care after each use.
Powder brush for
The brush for powder is the largest of your cosmetics, it allows you to apply a thin layer of powder on the face, unlike sponges. This brush should be natural, because we use a dry texture. Powder should be applied by stroking movements on all faces.
You can also use the cubic brush to apply the powder. Kabuki - a short brush with a thick pile in the form of a ball. This brush is perfect for powder, blush and bronzer.
Brush for blush
This dome-shaped brush is medium-sized and very soft. Such a brush does not cause irritation on the skin and will allow to apply a rudder precisely and make the makeup natural, while a large brush can leave too wide a blurring band.
When shopping, note: at the base of the brush should be strongly clamped .
Face brush for face modeling
The face correction brush has a slightly sloping shape - it is ideal for applying blushes, bronzers for oval face correction. With this brush you can change the shape of the nose, cheeks, chin. The brush should be made of natural nylon.
This brush perfectly removes the remnants of the makeup: powder, blush, shadows. With massaging movements, clean your face from the opal substance.
With this brush it is extremely convenient to provide the right shape for the eyebrows. She is quite rigid, has beveled pile and sharp tip. This form is very easy to draw on eyebrows shadows. Choose the nylon brush for the eyebrow, it will better draw all the necessary lines.
Perhaps the most delicate brush. Makeup artists are advised to buy a lipstick only from the sable, since the lips are the most tender part of the face, prone to irritation, does not save on it. Most manufacturers make these brushes compact with caps, so it is convenient to carry with them if you want to paint your lips throughout the day.
As with any tool, brushes for makeup require special care, then they will last a long time and will not cause allergies or contamination.
Brushes need to wash at least twice a week, , and preferably after each toning. This will not allow bacteria to multiply by the brush.
What brushes can I wash?
• Special solution for cleaning brushes
You need to pour a little solution into the bowl and lower the brush in it, rinse it, and then rinse it in running water.
• Makeup Remover
Makeup Removers are expensive, so it's not the most economical way to brush your hands, but it removes well-formed particles of brush cosmetics very well.
detergents A baby shampoo or shower gel can be used. If you apply a greasy tonic cream to the brush, do not use a dishwasher to clean it. Its remnants on the brush may cause skin allergies. To remove fat, use flour: lower the brush and rinse with an ordinary soap solution.
• Wet wipes
Wipe wipes thoroughly with damp wipes until the napkin stays white. Not suitable for women with very delicate skin, as cleansing agents on the napkin can cause irritation.
After brushing the brush should be dried. Dry brushes upright away from heat sources, as they can spoil the pile.