What are the best foundation brushes?

Need a new brush so you can achieve that flawless look you've always wanted? There are tons of beauty tools in the market that serves different purposes, and finding the right one can be hard. But no worries, cause we've got you covered with our list of the best brushes for applying foundation!

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    #1Tarte The Buffer

    Tarte The Buffer

    The Tarte The Buffer foundation brush is made with sustainably harvested bamboo designed to give users an airbrush finish. It's built to be soft and durable so you can blend and buff make-up effortlessly when you use it.


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    Lisa Perkins
    Written on June 10, 2019
    "This is one of the best foundation brushes I've ever had! I use it for my everyday make-up look, and for heavy night outs and in both events it keeps my foundation intact and looking flawless!"
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    #2Charlotte Tilbury Holywood Complexion

    Charlotte Tilbury Holywood Complexion

    A 2-in1 brush made with cruelty-free synthetic fibers, this beauty brush comes with a large flat top head designed to help you in contouring, blending, concealing on different areas, and softening lines when you're doing your make-up.


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    Shirley Martin
    Written on June 10, 2019
    "Easily the best one for me. I've had this for years now and i havent used another brush since. I've tested it out with different formulas and it has always worked perfectly!"
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    #3Sigma Beaty F80 Flat Kabuki

    Sigma Beaty F80 Flat Kabuki

    A flat kabuki brush from Sigma Beauty that's made to give you a well-blended and buffed foundation with its soft Sigmax fibers that are designed to hold but not absorb your product. Its fibers are antibacterial, hypoallergenic, and durable.


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    Amy Feng
    Written on June 10, 2019
    "Sigma products are a fave of mine and this one really lives up to its hype! The brush is really soft and gives such great coverage. Plus it washes well without any hair falling out!"
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    #4It Cosmetics Heavenly Skin

    It Cosmetics Heavenly Skin

    This It Cosmetics brush has a dome-shaped head made of fibers that are packed with antiaging collage, silk, peptides, niacin, peptides, and antioxidants that are designed to give users a flawlessly well-blended look. 


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    Guadalupe Sánchez
    Written on June 10, 2019
    "I use this with my powder and the bristles work soooo nicely cause it's vert soft and dense!"
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    #5Fenty Beauty Brush 110

    Fenty Beauty Brush 110

    This Fenty Beauty full-bodied foundation brush is made with more than 140,000 ultra-fine synthetic bristles to give you a softer touch. Its flat paddled brush is designed to make your foundation look seamless and air-brushed.


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    Teresa Olson
    Written on June 10, 2019
    "I originally got this cuz im a fan of Riri but then i used it for heavy coverage and I FELL IN LOVE! i used to go with sponges in applying my look but then this one is so much better! I use it in circular strokes and really makes my face look airbrushed lol"
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    #6Real Techniques Blend + Blur All Over

    Real Techniques Blend + Blur All Over

    The Blend + Blur All Over brush from Real Techniques comes with a densely packed oval-shaped head designed for maximum blending of beauty products. It works with powder, creams, and liquid, and a curved handle to fit right in your hand.


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    Cheshta Gavde
    Written on June 10, 2019
    "Very ideal for smoothing out foundation all over your face really lives up to the "blend & blur"! "
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    #7Hourglass Vanish

    Hourglass Vanish

    A brush that comes with a uniquely-shaped head designed to reach every part of the face when applying or blending make-up to give a seamless finish. Its head is packed with Taklon bristles that are 100% hypo-allergenic and cruelty-free.


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    Socorro Martínez
    Written on June 10, 2019
    "I use this with the Hourglass foundation and they work great together for achieving a perfectly evened skin tone it would look like ur not even wearing any foundation!"
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    #8E.l.f. Selfie Ready

    E.l.f. Selfie Ready

    E.l.f.'s Selfie Ready Foundation Blurring brush is designed to spread out products evenly on your face to give you a selfie ready effect. Its dome-shaped head made with synthetic bristles seamlessly blends, contours and conceals any lines.


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    Yang Lee
    Written on June 10, 2019
    "Fantastic brush! Very affordable compared to the rest but still gives you a seamless finish!"


Best What are the best foundation brushes
1Tarte The BufferCosmetics 18 Paid
2Charlotte Tilbury Holywood ComplexionCosmetics 12 Paid
3Sigma Beaty F80 Flat KabukiCosmetics 9 Paid
4It Cosmetics Heavenly SkinCosmetics 3 Paid
5Fenty Beauty Brush 110Cosmetics 3 Paid
6Real Techniques Blend + Blur All Over Cosmetics 1 Paid
7Hourglass VanishCosmetics 1 Paid
8E.l.f. Selfie ReadyCosmetics 1 Paid

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