You have to have the tools necessary for applying foundation, concealer and contour products like a pro. There are flat brushes, flat angled brushes, flat brushes that come to a point in the middle, rounded brushes and many more.
We found the best contour brushes to take your contour game to the next level.
Ultimate Makeup Buff: Fenty Beauty Face & Body Kabuki Brush (£39.95)
The densely-packed, soft bristles are great for evenly applying liquid and powder to the skin, making it perfect for face, body, contour and blending. This gorgeous Brush does it all and is perfect for blending both liquid and powder formulas.
Best Splurge: Charlotte Tilbury Powder & Sculpt Brush (£32.00)
The versatile brush can be used for blush and contouring since it’s made to be utilised for any sculpting effect. plus sweeping highlighter across your cheekbones, nose, and even the cupid’s bow of your lips for a pucker that pops.
Handmade by master brush makers in Europe, it’ll also be the star of your vanity with its rose gold and deep red design.
Best Angled Brush: NYX Professional Makeup Can’t Stop Won’t Stop Foundation Brush (£14.50)
This brush can pick up more product than a traditional brush, making it easier to carve out your contour in the most accurate way. Use the pointed side to access hard to reach spots, including around the eyes and nose.
It brings on high definition with all makeup formulas, including blush, bronzer, foundation, and concealer.
Best for Powder Contour: Tarte Bronze & Glow Contour Brush Set (£40.00)
Made just for brushing on bronzer, blush, and highlighter, the big, fluffy brush on is meant for buffing and blending cheek powders, while the other is for precise sculpting with the smaller, exacting brush. Use the petite size brush to your advantage to really work those cheekbones for a slimming look.
A dual-ended contouring brush means it has twice the power!
Best for Cream Contour: Kat Von D Shade + Light Contour Brush ($28.80)
This two-in-one eyeshadow brush has a tapered end for defining and a domed end meant for blending, meaning that it will help you achieve the best smokey eye you can imagine.
Though it’s meant for the eye area, it can be used anywhere you want to get a sharply defined look. The vegan bristles are incredibly soft and have gradient tips for extra blending power.
Best High Street: EcoTools The Wonder Color Finish Brush(£6.27)
products are vegan, made from recycled aluminum, have packaging made from post-consumer recycled plastic and is 100% recyclable, and their makeup brushes feature handles made of renewable bamboo.
Even better, this brush is just as good for your face as it is for the planet. Made with 60,000 bristles to deliver a full, smooth application, the brush can be used wet or dry. Its oval bristle head is designed for precise placement of blush and contouring makeup.