When you’re shopping for makeup brushes and you survey all the options available from fluffy pom-poms to sleek pointy tips to flat feathery ones that look like Kabuki fans, it’s hard to know what to commit to. The truth is, there are only a few basic brushes that you need in your kit — 5 to be exact — and if you take care of them, they will last you for most of your makeup-wearing life. In this 3 Minute Makeover I’ll take you through which shapes do what and when real hair or synthetic hair will get you the end result you’re after. Once you’ve got your brush selection sorted, have a look at this 3MM episode for a some Spring/Summer makeup trends to test out.
What does your favorite makeup brush look like?