Having the right brushes in your makeup kit is essential to give you that Insta-perfect finish. Instead of fishing around for mismatched brushes, invest in a set of handy brushes for all your makeup needs. We’ve rounded up our favourites.
Tip: Remember to clean your brushes every week. Gently wash them using baby shampoo and dry flat.
1. Spectrum Bomb Shell Set with Clam Makeup Brushes
How many brushes? 12
Why we love it: Channel your inner mermaid with this set. It has you covered for foundation, powder, contouring, blush, eye shadow and liner. It’s vegan friendly and comes with its very own seashell brush bag.
Our favourite: The flat top contour brush is the perfect design to contour all areas of your face, leaving you the envy of Kim K.
2. Sigma Best of Sigma Brush Set
How many brushes? 7
Why we love it: This set contains seven of Sigma’s cult brushes, with its antibacterial and hypoallergenic fibers. With a mix of foundation, concealer and eye brushes, this set has you covered.
Our favourite: The flat kabuki, which is helps you apply foundation with a flawless finish.
3. Real Techniques Starter Kit
How many brushes? 5 eye makeup brushes
Why we love it: This starter kit is perfect for a first-time eye brush kit. It has all the essentials for applying shadow base, smudging, liner and brows, from the expert Real Techniques team.
Our favourite: The base shadow brush will help ensure the perfect foundation for your eye.
4. Zoeva Rose Gold Luxury Set Vol.2
How many brushes? 8
Why we love it: Who doesn’t love rose gold? With its eight brushes, this set has you covered for all your face and eye makeup application.
Our favourite: The luxe smoky shader will help you create the sultriest smoky finish.
5. Lottie Tools On Tour Mini Brush Set
How many brushes? 4
Why we love it: With its cute travel bag and four mini brushes, this Lottie set is an ideal travel companion. It contains a brush for powder, eye shadow, blending and eyebrows. Not compromising on quality, these brushes still pick up the same pigmentation as full-size brushes all while being vegan friendly.
Our favourite: Eyebrow obsessed? This kit includes a handy eyebrow brush to tame those brows