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Do you know how to use a foundation brush? Many people don’t know how to use a brush when applying foundation makeup. Today, I will tell you how to quickly get started with a foundation brush. This brush is different from other makeup brushes and cannot be replaced. It is best to choose a foundation brush with dense bristles.

The liquid foundation can be brushed with a foundation brush, which can not only save the liquid foundation but also apply it evenly on our face. The brush is one of the most common tools for applying liquid foundation, but it is not the only use Tools, in addition to brushes, we can also use a hand or sponge puff to apply liquid foundation, so we can’t say that we need to use brushes for liquid foundation, but it can be more economical to use brushes.

How to select your foundation brush

The brush head of the foundation brush is relatively flat, vertical, and elastic. The bristles should not be too soft, too soft will cause the foundation to not apply makeup. Be firmer so that the bristles can create pressure and make the foundation adhere more to the skin. The dense and thick bristles allow the foundation to adhere to the skin and cover imperfections when applying makeup. And can easily brush off the liquid foundation.

You can choose a foundation brush with trapezoidal bristles. The arrangement must be stepped, with the longest bristles in the center and shorter bristles on the outer ring. The trapezoidal bristles can quickly blend the liquid foundation with the skin, invisible pores, and refined skin texture. The bristles should be made of synthetic fibers.

The synthetic fiber foundation brush is non-absorbent and highly spreadable. It has a strong function of releasing liquid foundation. It releases even liquid foundation with the operation of the brush, and will not accumulate and waste liquid foundation on the bristles.

If you have certain makeup skills, then you can choose a diamond-shaped foundation brush, and squeeze the liquid foundation into a long strip, so that the brush is dipped in parallel with the liquid foundation from bottom to top. It can cover pores, leave no marks, and create clean makeup.

Apply liquid foundation

How to use a foundation brush when applying liquid foundation? First, take an appropriate amount of the liquid foundation on the back of your hand, dip a small amount with the foundation brush, and make a circle around the side to evenly distribute the liquid foundation on the foundation brush. Note: Do not dip and apply directly on the face, but make a circular motion until the liquid foundation is evenly distributed on the foundation brush.

When using, remember that the brush head and the skin are at a 30° angle, and alternately draw a fork on the face with the two sides dipped in the liquid foundation until the liquid foundation is evenly distributed on the whole face.

How to use a foundation brush to apply foundation on the nose? The nose is the place where oil is more likely to come out, so you should pay extra attention when applying liquid foundation, and you must stand up the brush head so that you can dexterously take care of small parts.

As for the cheek areas with larger pores on both sides of the nose, you can use a flat brush to tap and press again to fill up the liquid foundation effect. For partial areas such as the tail of the eyes, the wings of the nose, and the corners of the mouth, use the tip of the flat brush to draw C evenly and apply the liquid foundation to decorate.

In the same way, when applying around the eyes and the corners of the mouth, the foundation brush should be erected, and the brush head can take care of these small parts dexterously.

The foundation brush must be clean. It is best to choose a special cosmetic brush cleaning tool for cleaning. When cleaning, it should be washed along with the bristles, and then dry it with a paper towel to absorb the water. The frequency is to clean the foundation brush at least once a week, otherwise, your face will be prone to breakouts and allergies.