Makeup Brushes 101: The Ultimate Guide to What's What

Yes—the semi-pointy brush and the pointy brush serve different purposes entirely.


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    The Highlighting Brush

    With its soft duo fiber and feathered-out bristles, this brush delicately highlights your cheeks. Whether you're applying highlighter, blush, or bronzer, it adds just the right amount of shimmer to your upper contours.

    Lancôme Highlighting Brush #3, $27.50;

    Courtesy of Bloomingdale's
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