Applying makeup with brushes, versus your fingers or the applicator provided, is the only way to create a precise, smooth, finished look. Although I have collected an obscene number of brushes, I am here to assure you that you will only need five brushes to duplicate the perfect airbrushed face.

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The key to these five brushes will be their multi-purpose use. Check out our gallery below and find out how each brush can be used in different ways and with different products.


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