What it is: An extra dense, round brush with a flat tip for powder blush application. What it does: This tool was designed like a shaving brush for creating a high-performance, doll-like blush effect. With the use of small circular movements, the firm bristles can layer powder blush for a smooth, bold look or blend colors quickly and easily for a softer, more natural tone. This brush features straight and wavy fibers, and can be used with loose and compact powders. What else you need to know: After five years in development with makeup artists and fiber experts, MAKE UP FOR EVER Artisan Brushes are a revolution in brush craftsmanship. The 100-percent fiber brushes are available in a range of 76 handcrafted styles, each with the perfect balance of straight and wavy fibers that replicate natural hairs. Beveled tips create a two-in-one makeup brush and tool, while innovative hair density and brush head shapes optimize every stroke for ideal makeup application. To achieve the ultimate collection, every brush has gone through 25 production stages by 30 craftsmen and has been checked for quality 50 times.