Best Makeup Brushes Sets to Give as Gifts
‘Tis the season for all things bright and beautiful! There is nothing like sneaking a peek at dozens of beautifully wrapped gifts under the Christmas tree this time of year with the anticipation of what’s inside –and even better, anticipating the reactions of your loved ones when you picked out that special give you know is just right. Admittedly, some family members are more fun to shop for than others. If you can count the dozens of times Dad has said some variation of the phrase, “I don’t need any more ______, just get me a tie,” then we most certainly understand your frustration. However, where we really have fun in our holiday shopping is when it comes to those who are, well, like-minded to us. When shopping for others is as easy as picking out what you would want yourself, you know you’re in for a breeze. If you have a makeup maven in your life but don’t want to run the risk of guessing her perfect shade of foundation, opt instead for spoiling her with a fresh new set of makeup brushes. After all, it’s probably been longer than she’d like to admit since she’s given hers a deep cleaning. We rounded up the best makeup brush sets for all budgets and needs, from simple 3-piece sets to the whole nine yards to brighten her Christmas morning and set her off on a fresh start for the New Year.
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5 Piece Getting Started Brush Set
Buy It: $58; ulta.com
Sephora Collection Ready To Roll Brush Set
Buy It: $70; Sephora.com
Sephora Collection Complexion: Uncomplicated Brush Set
Buy It: $45; Sephora.com
Sonia Kashuk Limited Edition Archival Brush Set
Buy It: $31.45; target.com
Sonia Kashuk Essential Collection Complete Makeup Brush Set
Buy It: $40; target.com
Real Techniques Bold Metals 3 Piece Brush Set
Buy It: $49; target.com