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16 Of The Best Makeup Brushes And Sets You Can Get At Walmart

From powder to eyeliner brushes, we got you!

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1. Galaxy brushes with dense, synthetic bristles that also happen to be soft and safe enough for sensitive skin.

The set includes powder, flat foundation, flat contour, blush, tapered, large eyeshadow, eyeshadow, definer, blending, concealer, angle eyeshadow, and fan brushes. Price: $15.99 (for a set of 12)
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The set includes powder, flat foundation, flat contour, blush, tapered, large eyeshadow, eyeshadow, definer, blending, concealer, angle eyeshadow, and fan brushes.

Price: $15.99 (for a set of 12)

2. Travel-ready stipple brushes that have dual layers of bristles to really set your liquid foundation evenly on your face.

The set comes with a stipple, small stipple, eyeshadow, and tapered stipple brushes. Promising review: "I really adore these brushes and the bag it comes with. I fell in love with these brushes as soon as I felt the bristles glide against the top of my hand when I opened up the package. They are extremely soft and gentle — exactly what I would want to use on my face." —MiiLKPrice: $17 (for a set of four)
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The set comes with a stipple, small stipple, eyeshadow, and tapered stipple brushes.

Promising review: "I really adore these brushes and the bag it comes with. I fell in love with these brushes as soon as I felt the bristles glide against the top of my hand when I opened up the package. They are extremely soft and gentle — exactly what I would want to use on my face." —MiiLK

Price: $17 (for a set of four)

3. Unicorn brushes with pink bristles that absolutely don't shed, no matter how many times you wash them.

You'll get: powder, foundation, concealer, eyebrow, highlighter, eyeshadow, and blending brushes.Promising review: "These brushes came in individual plastic sleeves and the larger brushes had netting to keep their form. The brushes themselves are stunning to look at, comfortable to hold while using, and have extremely soft synthetic bristles. There isn't any shedding at all, and they are definitely on the fluffier side. The application is seamless." —IndigoMintPrice: $18.99 (for a set of 16)
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You'll get: powder, foundation, concealer, eyebrow, highlighter, eyeshadow, and blending brushes.

Promising review: "These brushes came in individual plastic sleeves and the larger brushes had netting to keep their form. The brushes themselves are stunning to look at, comfortable to hold while using, and have extremely soft synthetic bristles. There isn't any shedding at all, and they are definitely on the fluffier side. The application is seamless." —IndigoMint

Price: $18.99 (for a set of 16)

4. Silky, cruelty-free brushes specifically made to contour your face to RuPaul heaven. They even have labels so you know what each brush is for!

The set includes a variety of powder, foundation, fan, and eyeshadow brushes. Promising review: "I absolutely love these brushes. They work really well and do not shed when using them or cleaning them. I bought the red set and I love the pouch that is included. I also like that they have an area where the brushes are labeled so you know which brush is which. I think these brushes are also good for beginners." —tjwarren1212Price: $10.72 (for a set of 12)
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The set includes a variety of powder, foundation, fan, and eyeshadow brushes.

Promising review: "I absolutely love these brushes. They work really well and do not shed when using them or cleaning them. I bought the red set and I love the pouch that is included. I also like that they have an area where the brushes are labeled so you know which brush is which. I think these brushes are also good for beginners." —tjwarren1212

Price: $10.72 (for a set of 12)

5. Eco-friendly bamboo brushes for applying powder and other mineral-based makeup.

They're also made out of super strong, recyclable materials for everyone who loves a good dose of ethics in their makeup routine! You get a concealer, mineral powder, mini kabuki, and eye shading brush. Promising review: "I've been making my own mineral makeup for years, and I initially started out with a nice foundation brush. It started shedding, and I replaced it with the this brush, which was a fraction of the price and a much better quality. I have used that brush for over four years, and it holds up so well, even through washing and sterilizing!" —LeHalePrice: $9.98 (for a set of four)
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They're also made out of super strong, recyclable materials for everyone who loves a good dose of ethics in their makeup routine!

You get a concealer, mineral powder, mini kabuki, and eye shading brush.

Promising review: "I've been making my own mineral makeup for years, and I initially started out with a nice foundation brush. It started shedding, and I replaced it with the this brush, which was a fraction of the price and a much better quality. I have used that brush for over four years, and it holds up so well, even through washing and sterilizing!" —LeHale

Price: $9.98 (for a set of four)

6. Double-sided brushes great for maximizing space inside of your makeup bag.

The 6-brush set includes 12 tools: powder, foundation, blush, concealer, blending, flat eyeshadow, contouring, brow, flat eyeliner, eyeliner buffer, round concealer, and precise eyeliner brushes.Promising review: "The brushes are the perfect travel size for fitting in your purse or makeup bag. Plus, they come with a guide as to which brush is which. The brushes are color-coded and really soft to the touch. If you are getting makeup brushes for the first time or need them for traveling, these are perfect!" —ErinPrice: $11.44 (for a set of six)
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The 6-brush set includes 12 tools: powder, foundation, blush, concealer, blending, flat eyeshadow, contouring, brow, flat eyeliner, eyeliner buffer, round concealer, and precise eyeliner brushes.

Promising review: "The brushes are the perfect travel size for fitting in your purse or makeup bag. Plus, they come with a guide as to which brush is which. The brushes are color-coded and really soft to the touch. If you are getting makeup brushes for the first time or need them for traveling, these are perfect!" —Erin

Price: $11.44 (for a set of six)

7. A 24-piece set of hypoallergenic brushes with sturdy oak handles to get a better application of your blush, foundation, and highlighter.

Promising review: "These brushes are absolutely amazing! Although I already have several sets of brushes that cost over $100 for only 10-15 brushes, I really wanted to give something new a try. I am so mad at myself for spending that much money on brushes that do not even work half as well as these! The bristles are packed so none of them have fallen out. I will never again shop at Ulta or Sephora again for my brushes! Shany is the way to go!" —KstalansPrice: $33.99 (for a set of 24)
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Promising review: "These brushes are absolutely amazing! Although I already have several sets of brushes that cost over $100 for only 10-15 brushes, I really wanted to give something new a try. I am so mad at myself for spending that much money on brushes that do not even work half as well as these! The bristles are packed so none of them have fallen out. I will never again shop at Ulta or Sephora again for my brushes! Shany is the way to go!" —Kstalans

Price: $33.99 (for a set of 24)

8. A flat-top powder brush to help you build up coverage of your setting powder, especially for baking.

Promising review: "OMG, I love! This has got to be the best powder brush I've ever used. It's soft and dense, holds product well, and feels amazing on my face. It's awesome for powder or liquid. What's more, it's sturdy and doesn't shed, even after washing." —La Fille Bouclee Price: $4.95
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Promising review: "OMG, I love! This has got to be the best powder brush I've ever used. It's soft and dense, holds product well, and feels amazing on my face. It's awesome for powder or liquid. What's more, it's sturdy and doesn't shed, even after washing." —La Fille Bouclee

Price: $4.95

9. Rounded brushes for a streak-free finish after applying your cream or liquid makeup, since the bristles will literally glide over your skin!

You'll get four brushes: foundation, bronzer, contour, and concealer. Promising review: "I have several of their brushes and loved them. They pick up product perfectly; no product dust storm. They are soft and don't let the paddle shape scare you I find them easier to use. These are perfect for anyone just beginning to wear makeup. It applies the perfect amount with no effort. Whether you're using liquid or powder, these brushes are a must have." —MythCalledLovePrice: $16.84 (for a set of four)
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You'll get four brushes: foundation, bronzer, contour, and concealer.

Promising review: "I have several of their brushes and loved them. They pick up product perfectly; no product dust storm. They are soft and don't let the paddle shape scare you I find them easier to use. These are perfect for anyone just beginning to wear makeup. It applies the perfect amount with no effort. Whether you're using liquid or powder, these brushes are a must have." —MythCalledLove

Price: $16.84 (for a set of four)

10. An angled eyeliner brush made with anti-bacterial bristles so your lines can be as straight as any x-intercept.

If you didn't get the joke, you're bad at math! Don't feel bad though, so am I. Promising review: "This little brush is the best thing EVER! I used the e.l.f studio angled brush that my cream eyeliners came with until I tried this little eyeliner brush guy. I am much more happier with this little brush. It gets just the right amount of product on the brush, and the angle helps put the cream or gel in a nice line really close to my eyelashes. It was heaven-sent!" —AngelPrice: $3.85
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If you didn't get the joke, you're bad at math! Don't feel bad though, so am I.

Promising review: "This little brush is the best thing EVER! I used the e.l.f studio angled brush that my cream eyeliners came with until I tried this little eyeliner brush guy. I am much more happier with this little brush. It gets just the right amount of product on the brush, and the angle helps put the cream or gel in a nice line really close to my eyelashes. It was heaven-sent!" —Angel

Price: $3.85

11. A foundation brush that has firm, broad bristles to evenly apply a base that'll definitely be Instagram-worthy.

Promising review: "I love Real Techniques brushes and this one is no exception. It is amazing for applying foundation since it's so dense and great quality. I have even used it for contouring and bronzing. I would recommend it for liquid and cream foundations; it is great for that purpose." —MaryPrice: $8.88
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Promising review: "I love Real Techniques brushes and this one is no exception. It is amazing for applying foundation since it's so dense and great quality. I have even used it for contouring and bronzing. I would recommend it for liquid and cream foundations; it is great for that purpose." —Mary

Price: $8.88

12. A shed-resistant brush with a special tapered tip, making it easier than ever to highlight and sculpt your makeup however you choose!

Promising review: "It works wonders with blush, bronzer, or highlighter! It is one of the softest brushes I own, blends products beautifully, and is amazing to use!" —ida0203Price: $13.40
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Promising review: "It works wonders with blush, bronzer, or highlighter! It is one of the softest brushes I own, blends products beautifully, and is amazing to use!" —ida0203

Price: $13.40

13. An angled contour brush to use with both wet and dry products, so you can achieve the dopest smokey eye around.

Promising review: "The contour brush is fabulous. I have deep-set eyes and it works perfect to apply color to the crease of my eyes. I like the size, because it's large enough not to deposit too much color in my crease and I can still blend with this brush too. I also use this brush to apply an all-over color wash." —LuvtoShopPrice: $2.99
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Promising review: "The contour brush is fabulous. I have deep-set eyes and it works perfect to apply color to the crease of my eyes. I like the size, because it's large enough not to deposit too much color in my crease and I can still blend with this brush too. I also use this brush to apply an all-over color wash." —LuvtoShop

Price: $2.99

14. A complexion brush that doubles as a dope-ass concealer brush, thanks to its smooth bristles.

It also has a groove for better grip, which is perfect for getting that cheek contour just right! Promising review: "I love my new complexion face brush. The bristles are nice and soft and angled just right. My base foundation looks perfect because of the way the brush smoothes it. The brush itself is easy to hold and I am able to reach all of the creases in my skin. I am happy to add this new and easy to use tool to my daily makeup routine. It feels very good on my skin." —GrinchthatstolechristmasPrice: $6.03
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It also has a groove for better grip, which is perfect for getting that cheek contour just right!

Promising review: "I love my new complexion face brush. The bristles are nice and soft and angled just right. My base foundation looks perfect because of the way the brush smoothes it. The brush itself is easy to hold and I am able to reach all of the creases in my skin. I am happy to add this new and easy to use tool to my daily makeup routine. It feels very good on my skin." —Grinchthatstolechristmas

Price: $6.03

15. Vegan brushes with synthetic hair and a cute-ass carrying pouch to remove all the guilt from glamming the fuck up.

Promising review: "I was looking for a brush set that came with the essential brushes needed for a flawless makeup application and this was it! The brushes came in a cute bubblegum pink clutch that makes it easy to keep them organized and travel friendly. Some of the brushes included were several eyeshadow brushes to pack on product, some to blend, powder brushes for both pressed and loose powder, and even brushes for eyebrows! The quality of the bristles were great for the price; they were neither too rough or too soft and I was able to apply almost all my makeup products with that single set! The brushes are also very easily to clean with light baby soap and hardly shed any bristles when doing so. The fact that they were vegan was definitely a plus, too." —ZulyPrice: $15.02 (for a set of 12)
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Promising review: "I was looking for a brush set that came with the essential brushes needed for a flawless makeup application and this was it! The brushes came in a cute bubblegum pink clutch that makes it easy to keep them organized and travel friendly. Some of the brushes included were several eyeshadow brushes to pack on product, some to blend, powder brushes for both pressed and loose powder, and even brushes for eyebrows! The quality of the bristles were great for the price; they were neither too rough or too soft and I was able to apply almost all my makeup products with that single set! The brushes are also very easily to clean with light baby soap and hardly shed any bristles when doing so. The fact that they were vegan was definitely a plus, too." —Zuly

Price: $15.02 (for a set of 12)

16. A tapered brushes set that includes the most popular and often used brushes you can mix and match. Great for the budding makeup artist!

Plus, it comes with a book-shaped pouch you can fold into a standing position for easy access! You'll get a large foundation, round powder foundation, angled blush, flat stippling, angled kabuki, tapered foundation, angled eyeshadow, wide eyeshadow, tapered blender eyeshadow, pointed smudger, pointed eyeliner, and silky eyeliner brushes. Promising review: "Love these brushes. They are so soft and they don't shed! This is the first set of brushes that I've used that don't leave hairs on my face after using!" —LauriePrice: $19.87 (for a set of 18)
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Plus, it comes with a book-shaped pouch you can fold into a standing position for easy access!

You'll get a large foundation, round powder foundation, angled blush, flat stippling, angled kabuki, tapered foundation, angled eyeshadow, wide eyeshadow, tapered blender eyeshadow, pointed smudger, pointed eyeliner, and silky eyeliner brushes.

Promising review: "Love these brushes. They are so soft and they don't shed! This is the first set of brushes that I've used that don't leave hairs on my face after using!" —Laurie

Price: $19.87 (for a set of 18)

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