What Material Does Make-up Brush Have Generally?

- Jul 19, 2020-

The bristles of professional makeup brushes are generally divided into animal hair and artificial fiber hair. The softer and more dispersed the bristles are, the weaker the powder holding power is, and it is suitable for dyeing or coloring with a small amount of times; the denser and harder the bristles are, the stronger the powder holding power is, which is suitable for use in places where color development or enhancement is needed. Now, let's take a look at what kind of materials are commonly used in make-up brushes?


1. Animal hair yellow wolf tail hair: it is the best in brushing, soft and elastic, comfortable and eye shadow, which is widely recognized by the make-up artists.


Goat hair: the most common animal hair material, soft and durable. At the same time, there are 21 kinds of goat hair, suitable for professional make-up brush are: No.0, water fading, yellow peak, yellow white peak, white peak, medium light peak and fine light peak.


Horse hair: it has good softness and poor elasticity. According to the color, it can be divided into authentic color, dark color and black color. Among them, black is relatively small. The annual output of the whole country will not be 10000 kg.



2. Artificial fibers can be divided into sharpened fibers and non sharpened fibers. The top of milled fiber is more elastic than animal hair. It does not absorb powder and is easy to clean. It is suitable for cream color makeup with thick texture.


In addition to the difference in the material of the brush, the brush head of the professional brush also adopts different sizes and shapes according to the different parts of the makeup, showing various arc-shaped, pointed and inclined or flat mouth brush head shapes. Whether the line and arc of the brush head is smooth or not will affect the effect of makeup, so the shape of brush head is also an important factor affecting the effect of makeup.