What do you use to apply your blush?

What do you use to apply your blush? Do you use different tools for powder/cream blushes?

I apply powder blushes with MAC’s 116 brush.Β  For creams, I apply using MAC’s 188.

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Just thought you should know in the title it says “What do you use to apply your Brush” Not blush haha.

For me just any blush brush not sure in specific, I haven’t really been wearing blush recently.

Just a heads up, since Lauder owns MAC, MAC and Lauder brushes are most likely manufactured by the same company- unless you’re looking for a different shape, I wouldn’t spend $ on a new brush as they’re likely to be very similar quality wise.

i apply it witha sonia kashuk blush brush..and cream liquid with my hands or a kirkland stippling brush…love it because it doesnt really shed

For most blushes I use MAC 129. If they are very dark, pigmented or shimmery I prefer to use 187.

I very rarely wear cream blush, I find them hard to blend and even harder to apply evenly. I’ve tried applying with 168, 187 and 131 so far. Can’t say I love the result with any of them, but I think I prefer the 168.

Oooh I’m keeping an eye on post! I’m currently looking for a better blush brush because my Quo one is just terrible. It’s scratchy on my sensitive skin and it’s also harsh on my pan of blush.

I switch between MAC 168, 109, 129 and sigma ss187. I use 187 for MSF’s. Usually I use 168 for matte blushes and 129 for shimmery blushes. Dont know why, thats just how I do it πŸ˜€ But recently ive started to use the 109 too, and it works great for blush! For cream blushes (mac and nyx) I use sigma ss188

on myself i use a cream blush that comes in a tube and i use my fingers to apply it πŸ™‚ for powder i really like the 116 or the 109. for creams i’m loving the 130. though to be honest, when it comes to blush… i’ll grab whatever brush is nearby and use it. i’ve used the smallest brushes to big huge ones and love them all πŸ™‚

For blush I use a Makeup Geek angled brush. For bronzer I use a Makeup Geek contour brush. For cream products, I use a wedge sponge from Ulta. For powder, just an old kabuki brush I bought years ago from Bare Minerals.

I use a sephora brand angled brush for powder rush ( I use mostly powder formulas).for the one cream blush I have, I use clean fingers first to apply the color and than a sephora brand bronzer brush to blend out

I only have pressed powder brush, so a regular blush brush is what I use. The ecotool one. I do have a gel blush which I apply with a stippling brush; I also use the stippling brush to apply my strong maroon brush.

Like you Christine I also adore the MAC 116 brush for blushes. It’s my first brush I have ever owned and is perfect for the shape of the cheeks. For cream blush, I find that my fingers are the best tool = ) .

I usually use a MAC 129. I’d really like to get a 187 for my more pigmented blushes though. I very rarely use cream/gel blushes, but when I do I use my fingers.

For powders or MAC Creams, I use a wedge shaped powder brush. MAC Creams are thick enough that that works.
For runnier creams, like the MUFE blushes, I HAVE to use my MAC 109 foundation brush. Nothing else works to distribute it even halfway evenly on me, since I’m pale enough that any imperfections SHOW, with how pigmented it is..

I’ve had lots of blush brushes, round fluffy ones, flat ones, powder brushes.. But nothing beats the 116! The shape of it makes it so easy to buff out the blush for a really soft look, or turn it on it’s end for a more chiseled look.

For cream blushes, I use my fingers 99% of the time.

I use my 129! Sometimes I dab it on, then blend out when I wanna wear it heavier. Other times I just swish back and fourth from apples to temples with my x-rocks blush and I swear it gives me the most perfect sunkissed glow. I love when I find products in my stash that I can’t understand why I didn’t love before. πŸ™‚

For my cream blush I use the pads of my finger as I don’t have a brush for this as yet.

For my powder blush I use the MAC 129. I love the shape of the 129 which is similar to the 116.

I use a blush brush by Estee Lauder that I purchased in 1991! No, that is NOT typo! I bought this brush when I was getting my make up done for my first wedding and I got married Oct 1991 – that is how I remember the date. I still use that brush everyday to this very day – it’s got some battle scares on the handle, but other than that – it’s perfect! I purchased many other blush brushes, but I always go back to my trusty Estee Lauder blush brush. I never did anything special to maintain it either – other than clean it with Dawn dish liquid! LOL It’s lasted longer than my first husband! As a matter of fact, it’s been with me through 2 husbands, and 4 States!

I don’t use cream blushes, but for powder I use the Bare Escentuals blush/powder brush – it’s the only thing I like from that company so far! I then use a kabuki with MUFE HD powder to blend it out!

I use the Ecotools blush brush. It’s very soft and the shape of the brush is great for precise application. For cream blush, I just use my fingers and a makeup sponge to blend it in.

I usually use a angled blush blush and a regular blush brush most of the time. If the blush is really pigmented and needs a light hand I use a duo fiber brush

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