Makeup is an art and for any art to look good, you need the right set of skills and the right set of tools. You can buy the most expensive makeup products in the world; however, if you do not get the right tools for it, then you will not be able to get a great look.
The right tools will give you a great finish and even a professional finish. Investing in the right makeup tools will go a long way to getting the perfect look again and again. Here are some basic tools that you need to have.
You can get makeup sponges just about anywhere and in many different shapes. However, wedges, as they are generally called, are the best shape for applying makeup. The fine edges are useful for blending in foundation around your nose and jaw line. The flatter edges work great on the cheeks, forehead and chin. However, if using synthetic sponges is not like you, then you can go for the small natural ones also.
A powder brush will prevent your makeup from looking caked or clogged. You can use a large soft brush to dust off any excess makeup. It will give you a nice smooth finish.
Dust your face lightly with a powder blusher and you will give your skin a pretty glow. It slightly smaller than a powder brush and hence is easier to control.Eye shadow brushThis is slightly smaller than the blusher brush and you can smooth your eye shadow with this brush.
You need to keep these handy in order for any last minutes fixes. Who will want untidy eyebrows over a perfectly done face?
Eye Shadow Sponge
This will work great for application of pale eye shadow that needs less blending. It even works for applying highlighter to your brow bones.
All-In-One Eyelash Brush/Comb
This will give your eyelashes a clump-free finish. You can flip it over and use the brush to maintain your eyebrows in shape or even soften pencilled-in brows.
This will help to create a perfect lip line. You can then fill in the outline with your lipstick.
These will open up your eyes and add tons of beauty to your eyes and your entire look.