Continuing the series, prerequisites for drawing up a perfect makeup, today I will start the chapter accessories. In this chapter, the first item I will review are the brushes. Click on the link: SERIES OF PREREQUISITE FOR MAKE UP PERFECT
When we talk about makeup brushes, there are so many brands, shape and material, which is hard to choose.
TYPES OF BRUSHES DEPENDING ON THE TYPES OF BRISTLES
Few brushes can be used in a perfect makeup, because the tips of the fingers can be utilizads to apply various products, such as shade foundation, blush, lipstick and others. However, if the brushes are used properly, can obtain a result with a more perfect finish.
Different bristle brushes, work with different makeup products. There are natural, synthetic and mixed bristles.
BRUSHES NATURAL BRISTLES
Natural bristles are made from animal hair and the most common are goat, pony, Kolinsky-Sable and Squirrel.
They are more porous and absorb liquids and creamy products. If you place a net basis in a natural brush, the bristles will "suck" good amount of this product, generating a big waste. However, to apply powder, they are excellent. For the same time grabbing and dust, release it in a uniform manner ..
- Squirrel Hair
They are among the most expensive. They are very delicate and have a softer texture of all the bristles. The disadvantage is that they tend not to be as tough as other bristles, therefore they should only be used for the application of powder products.
Otherwise, the end bristles absorbing liquid formula, which can actually damage them.
- Hair Kolinsky-Sable (Siberian Weasel)
A variety of the Sable and his fur is as noble as the squirrel. Many consider him the best hair for making paint brushes and makeup.
- Pony Hair
They tend to be stronger and more durable because they are more rigid than any other hair.
- Goat Hair
It is the thickest and most traded among all.
BRUSHES SYNTHETIC BRISTLES
Previously there was a big difference between the texture of natural and synthetic bristles. However, the market of synthetic fibers has evolved so much that today these differences are smaller.ZZSynthetic fibers more applied today are: nylon, taklon. Natrafil and Tafre.
Is the oldest fiber in the preparation of synthetic bristles, possesses a rougher and tougher texture.
It is a synthetic fiber treated in order to become more like the texture of natural hair. So it is softer
Is a polyster fiber which undergoes a complex texturing process resembling animal hair cuticle. This is one of the newest technologies in the synthetic brushes market.
The two largest companies responsible for the manufacture of synthetic fibers are the American DuPont and Japanese Taiki.
BRUSHES MIXED BRISTLES
They have two kinds of animal and synthetic bristles,
FUNCTIONS FOR THE DIFFERENT TYPES OF BRUSHES
1 - FOUNDATION APPLICATION LIQUID
- CAT TONGUE
It is a brush with bristles flat, firm and with the rounded edge. It is the most commonly used for application of liquid foundation. It's my favorite. It is great for anyone who needs a high average coverage. It is essential that the bristles are of good quality to ensure a perfect application, without getting the brush lines marked on the face.
- DUO FIBER
Brush made with two types of fibers: the black part is composed of natural fibers, but branquinha part is composed of synthetic fibers. In some cases, the synthetic fiber is the same material as the optical fiber. It is suitable for a very light coverage foundation.
- KABUKI RECTUM
Despite the bristles having two colors, they are made of a single fiber type. It has a lot of bristles, a semi-hard texture and is best suited for media applications to high coverage.
2 – CONCEALER APPLICATION
- SMALL CAT TONGUE
The bristles are flat, short and rounded. Suitable for application of concealer.
3 - FOUNDATION FOR A POWDER OR POWDER FACE
Brush chubby, soft, full and rounded edge. The most common brush for the application of powdered products, ensuring uniform coverage.
- DUO FIBER
Despite serving for base application, I prefer to use it to apply translucent powder because it ensures a light coverage, ending the makeup.
- SMALL DUO FIBER
Suitable for passing dust in the area below the eyes, where applicable corrective.
- KABUKI LARGE AND SMALL ROUND
The bristles are rounded, full and with a soft texture. Ideal for applying face powder.
4 - BLUSH APPLICATION
- BLUSH ANGLE
It contains the angular bristles (diagonal cut) and a soft texture as well. Ideal for applying blush, because it fits perfectly in apples format.
- KABUKI ANGLE
The bristles are semi-rigid. Ideal when you want to apply an amount of intense blush.
5 - CONTOUR APPLICATION POWDER
- BIG TAPERING
Brush bristles of large, fluffy with very fine tip Suitable couple to the contour, because while applying it Fades. This is my favorite.
- KABUKI ANGLE
The bristles are semi-rigid. Ideal to make a more pronounced contour.
6 -Application Enlightening
- SMALL DUO FIBER
Appropriateto apply illuminators accurately and smooth. my favorite
- EAST TAPERING
Brush with medium bristles, fluffy and with a fine tip. as well as the small fiber duo, also applies the enlightening in a precise and uniform way.
- KABUKI ANGLE
When you make a stronger lighting.
7 - CLEANING
Appropriate brush to be used at the end of makeup to take som powder which was in excess,
BRUSHES TO MOUTH
1 - LIP CONTOUR
- NEEDLE PHONOGRAPH
Brush with bristles, long and narrow, like an old phonograph needle. Suitable for making the lip contour.
2 - LIPSTICK APPLICATION
- MINI BRUSH
Suitable to carry in your purse, the bristles are firm and dense, ideal for applying lipstick.
BRUSHES FOR THE EYE
1 - SHADOW OF APPLICATION
- FLAT ROUNDED
Brush short, soft, rounded bristles. Ideal for depositing the shadow on the eyelids.
- FLAT ANGLE
Long bristles, flat and bevelled ends. Ideal to apply shadow on the outer corner of the eye.
- SMALL TAPERING
Brush with small bristles, soft and fine tip. Ideal to light below the eyebrow.
- MINI TAPERING
Sponge brush with a fine tip. Ideal for applying illuminating the inner corner of the eyes.
2 - FOR SMUDGING
- HORSE TAIL
Brush with long bristles and fluffy. It resembles the horse's tail. Ideal for smudging eyeshadow on eyelid.
- FLUFFY ANGLE
Brush with beveled bristles and fluffy, perfect for smudging the outer corner of the eye.
3 - TO DELINEATE]
- BRUSH PENC
Appropriate to delineate the concave.
- BRUSH MINI ANGLE
Beveled brush with small and firm bristles. Appropriate for delineating the outer corner of the eye.
- MINI ANGLE
Brush with bristles small, firm and flat, suitable for delineating the upper and lower lash line.
BRUSH THE EYE BROW
- COMB AND BRUSH
Suitable for combing and align the threads of the eyebrows.
- BRUSH EYELASHES
Appropriate to comb the eyelashes before applying mascara.