3 Reasons Why You Need A beautyblender

Photo Credit: Instagram/@aliciakeys

Photo Credit: Instagram/@aliciakeys

Ladies, it’s time to rethink your daily beauty routine – makeup applicators in particular.

Brushes are no longer the tool of choice for a flawless face. Rubbing is a no-no when applying foundations, concealers and even tinted moisturizers. It’s now all about stippling and patting thanks to the beautyblender. While most brushes can leave lines, streaks and hard edges on your face, resulting in a very unnatural look, the blender is its polar opposite.

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A soft and dense, egg-shaped sponge, the beautyblender blends makeup like no other (hence the name). I was introduced to the blender via YouTube, of course. After seeing numerous vloggers flaunting their newest obsession I had to get my hands on one to try it for myself to see what all the hype was about.

The $20 I spent at Sephora was worth it. My full coverage foundation went from heavy to sheer and layered, giving off an effortlessly natural look. That was nearly three years ago, and until this day, I keep the beautyblender handy.

Continue clicking to find out why as I explain 3 reasons why the beautyblender should be in your makeup bag if it is not already.

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