How to use makeup brushes? 5 common brushes tutorials

2020-07-04 15:58:03

Today, I will talk to you about the use of makeup tools and different special uses. At the same time, remind your sisters that makeup tools are consumables, so it is best to clean them after each use, otherwise it is easy to breed bacteria, especially the brushes should be treated regularly with brush cleaning fluid every week! The following small series introduces the function and usage of 5 brushes for everyone.

1. Loose stucco

Loose powder brush is one of the tools for setting makeup. It can be combined with powder or loose powder to achieve the effect of setting makeup. Maintain the completeness of the makeup for 5-6 hours, at the same time can achieve the effect of oil control, generally can create a matte finish.

When choosing loose powder, pay attention to whether the bristles are dense and soft. Only soft and dense bristles can make up a large area of makeup without missing facial imperfections. The shape of loose powder brushes is generally round and fan-shaped. The round shape can concentrate the powder, while the fan shape can take into account the overall contour of the face.

How to use: Dip an appropriate amount of powder or loose powder, gently sweep over the face that has been finished with makeup, and stay in areas prone to sweating (such as the sides of the nose and chin) for about 5 seconds. Then just follow the outline of the face and clean it again.

In addition, the girls with oily skin in summer produce more oil, you can use loose powder brush for baking (wait for four or five minutes after applying a lot of powder on the face, and then use a smaller brush to wipe off the excess loose powder on the face). Baton.

Second, foundation brush

A foundation brush is a brush used to apply makeup to liquid foundation. There are generally three types, one is the inclined powder foundation brush-not only can be used to brush the foundation liquid on the face, but also can be used as a trimming brush and highlighter brush, generally a multi-function brush; one is a flat-bottom brush, mainly used for the foundation of the face Treatment; There is also a round foundation brush, which is generally used for local makeup effects. For foundation brushes, the most important thing is to choose brush heads that are relatively tidy and have a certain inclination. This not only improves the ability to partially conceal, but also allows for cheekbones.

How to use: Dip a proper amount of liquid foundation with a foundation brush or dip a proper amount of liquid foundation in the palm of your hand and apply to the forehead, chin and cheeks. (Especially the part with flawed acne marks can be superimposed), and then gently sweep away with a foundation brush. If you emphasize high concealment, you can use the foundation brush to lightly press on the flaws.

3. Concealer brush

Concealer brush is mainly aimed at the concealing effect of partial imperfections, and at the same time, it can make the entire makeup look softer and perfect. It is generally recommended for the concealment of red, swollen acne or acne marks. A round concealer brush is recommended. For some red blood or skin color difference, it is recommended to use a square concealer brush for large areas of smudge. For dark circles under the eyes, generally choose a brush smaller than the acne concealer brush for concealment, because the dark circles under the eyes are generally elongated and require detailed concealment. The selection of bristles must be based on the premise of being soft and natural, and the bristles should be as detailed as possible.


Apply the concealer to the areas where you need to conceal, such as red spots and acne marks, gently press on the acne, and at the same time deal with the border between the flaw and the surrounding skin to make it look as soft and natural as possible. It will form a color difference with the color of other skin, and finally set the makeup with honey powder, so that the concealer product and the liquid foundation are integrated.

Fourth, eye shadow brush

The eyeshadow brush, as the name suggests, is a tool for handling eye makeup. In general, the size of the eyeshadow brush is smaller than that of concealer brush and loose powder brush. The pursuit of meticulous brush bristles does not hurt the eyes and the soft and natural brush bristles. Generally speaking, the eyeshadow brush can be used not only to apply eyeshadow, but also to smudge eye details. The more elastic the bristles, the more amazing the makeup effect. Also consider the amount of eyeshadow powder dipped each time, the softer bristles will not burden the eyelid.

How to use: Dip a small amount of eyeshadow powder or eyeshadow with an eyeshadow brush and gently sweep away on the eyelids to achieve the rendering effect; if you still need to draw the eyeliner, choose a smaller eye shadow brush and gently apply on the eyeliner Just draw in one direction. The extension of the depth of the lower eyeliner and the outline of the eye shape can be done with an eye shadow brush.

Five, repair brush

Shaping is a common makeup technique used by Asian women. It can make our cheekbones look more prominent while making the outline of the entire face look more three-dimensional.

Shaving brushes are also one of the most important tools for shaving, generally divided into two categories. One type is a facial contouring brush, which is mainly applied to the cheekbones and forehead under the lips; the first type is a body contouring brush, which is mainly applied to the chest to create a more three-dimensional visual effect. Generally speaking, most of the trimming brushes are inclined, because the angle of the cheekbones can be taken into account on the inclined plane; there are fewer circular trimming brushes, which are mostly used to render the cheekbones. The bristles of the trimming brush are meticulous and meticulous, and are longer and longer than foundation brushes.

How to use: First choose a light brown or barley color to hit the cheekbones of the cheeks, then use a dark brown to hit the cheekbones, and then use the brush to gently sweep along the direction of the facial bumps Open, it must be swept horizontally at an angle, try not to destroy the makeup color and effect of other parts of the face.