Makeup Brushes

The Top Shelf

Jenn Streicher, Makeup Artist

Streicher sister Number One on her career path into makeup artistry, grooming Jack Black, the one palette she travels with and approximately ten shower gelsRead more >

The Top Shelf

Babba Canales Rivera, Founder, ByBabba

"[My dog] Blue uses Aesop too. She smells really good—people always compliment her on that."Read more >

As Told To ITG

A Makeup Artist's Most Universal Products

Katie Jane Hughes on the ten things in her kit she can't live withoutRead more >

The Makeup

Neon Eyeliner (But Only A Little) For Everyday

Makeup artist Sil Bruinsma crafts six simple, bright eyeliner looks for any occasionRead more >

As Told To ITG

The Perfectly Packed Makeup Bag

As curated by celebrity makeup artist Jillian DempseyRead more >

The Technique

Now You Know: Which Brush Goes With What Kind Of Foundation

Itemized by tool and coverage—and, look, product recommendations!Read more >

The Review

The Nars Mini Kabuki Brush (+ Set)

The perfect eyeshadow brush comes in Steven Klein-themed holiday packaging you might not want to open in front of your familyRead more >

#ITGTopShelfie

Andrea Maack, Perfumer & Artist

On how growing up in Iceland affected her relationship to skincare, the Nordic skincare brands to be aware of, and a beauty tip that involves a little gymnasticsRead more >

The Makeup

Melodie Loves A Good Brush

A lesson in why you should care about your application toolsRead more >

Word of Mouth

How The Experts Clean Their Brushes

If it took you a while to answer when was the last time you cleaned your brushes, it's time. Makeup artists are here to advise accordinglyRead more >

The Extras

Rae Morris' Magnetism

The key to falling back in love with your makeup is a new (magnetic) set of brushesRead more >

The Technique

A Beginner's Guide To Makeup Brushes: Part I

There's no time like the present to question your makeup application techniqueRead more >