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Monday, the 16th of August, by Joely Harvey

Essential Tools for Your Pro Makeup Kit

Tools are a staple part of any makeup kit to ensure a flawless canvas for makeup application. The right tools are essential in quickly removing stray brow hairs, measuring false eyelashes or curling the natural eyelashes.

Tools are a staple part of any makeup kit to ensure a flawless canvas for makeup application. The right tools are essential in quickly removing stray brow hairs, measuring false eyelashes or curling the natural eyelashes. It is essential that you clean all tools accordingly after every use, be sure to educate yourself of the correct sanitising procedures for different materials.

 

Anastasia Beverly Hills Precision Tweezers – £26

These tweezers from #1 US Brow Brand Anastasia Beverly Hills are stainless steel, salon-quality eyebrow tweezers. With a slanted tip for precise hair removal, the durable tapered blade stays sharp enough to remove short, single brow hairs for expert hair removal, making them an essential part of your makeup kit for quick tidy ups.

 

Tweezerman Classic Eyelash Curler – £16

This best-selling lash curler is perfect for enhancing the natural lashes before mascara application, giving them a beautiful dramatic curl. It has thick, rounded silicone lash pads that are hypoallergenic and won’t crimp or stick to the lashes resulting in no damage, as opposed to rubber pads that can cause irritation. This comes with 3 replacements pads.

 

Anastasia Beverly Hills Brow Scissors – £20

These professional-quality tapered brow scissors are perfect to keep in your kit. Made of carbon-steel and handcrafted in Italy, the tapered, ultra-thin blades stay sharp and allow for precise, straight trimming. They are perfect for trimming the brows or false eyelashes and have coated grips for maximum control.

 

MAC Universal Pencil Sharpener – £5

This universal pencil sharpener from cult-favourite brand MAC is a staple addition to any makeup kit. Constructed with a premium-grade German stainless-steel blade and a precise tip former, this sharpener can be used with various sized pencils. You can create either a pointed or a rounded tip with a removable ring adaptor suitable for both regular and chubby pencils.

 

Kryolan Makeup Mixing Spatula and Blending Plate Set – £11.70

Spatulas and palettes are essential in every makeup kit for hygienic makeup use. Made from metal, this blending plate and mixing spatula are ideal for hygienic decanting and mixing.

 

Doll Beauty Tweezers – £8

This lash applicator from Doll Beauty is perfect for flawless false eyelash application. They allow to squeeze the lashes tightly to your natural lashes for a seamless blend.

Beauty Works X Molly Mae Waver Clips – £8.99

These clips are perfect for keeping in your kit to secure hair off of the face during makeup application. They’re flat so don’t cause kinks and creases in the hair which is perfect for using on freshly styled hair.

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