The 6 Makeup Brushes Everyone Needs to Own

Fact: There are those who use makeup brushes and those who don't. For the latter, it can be an overwhelming minefield of strange jargon and seemingly complicated items, all of which are used for various different bits of makeup, making it even more confusing. But we're here to tell you that's simply not the case—or rather it doesn't have to be. We scoured the internet for the best brushes that makeup artists mentioned over and over so you can narrow down the exact pieces you need in your makeup bag.

While many suggested that you forgo a brush for foundation (use your fingers instead), there were plenty of other brushes that were key to creating incredible everyday makeup looks. From the correct bronzer brush to the type of blusher wand you need, we've hunted down the five you need in your beauty arsenal. Keep scrolling for our guide on the five makeup brushes every person should own.