As with any beauty product these days, the sky is limit as to what you can spend. However, you don’t need to spend a lot on some items and can put the savings towards higher quality makeup. This is what the following list of the top ten cheap makeup brushes is for. But saving money on them doesn’t have to mean you compromise on quality.

They all do exactly what you need them to, last a long time, and come in a variety of sizes. You might be surprised as to what you can get for so little. Whatever you are after, the following sets don’t cost a lot but can have a big impact.


Our Top Picks for the Best Cheap Makeup Brushes

#1 Anjou 16pcs Premium Cosmetic Makeup Brushes

Slightly more expensive than some of the options on the list but because you get 16 pieces, they offer great value. The quality is there, these are no cheaply made makeup brushes despite the price. They are comparable to some of the more expensive packs because the synthetic fibers are velvety and soft as well as cruelty-free. With a rose gold finish on every brush they certainly stand out in your makeup bag and there is a tool or brush for pretty much every need. The powder brush is denser than most out there which is another sign of the quality you are getting.


#2 BS-MALL(TM) Makeup Brushes Premium Makeup Brush Set

Many people argue that these are the best cheap makeup brushes on the market and its hard to argue against their logic. not only are they super cheap but you get 10 quality brushes that are silky soft and make it easy to replicate the tutorials. The handles are bigger than most and make it easier to hold and the best part is they don’t shed so it will last a long time. The black handles look slick and are compliments by the gold finishes to make them look more expensive than they are.


#3 CINIDY 20 pcs Makeup Brush Set tools Make-up Brush Set

For the price, it is hard to believe the value you get in this pack. With 20 different pieces, it is all you need to apply your makeup and includes brushes and tools for different styles and finishes. They don’t shed hair and feel soft on your skin with high-quality bristles and comfortable handles. You get a brush for applying eye shadow, foundation, mascara, lipstick, and a whole lot more. Ideal for anyone who has normal or sensitive skin with everything you need to apply all your makeup needs.


#4 Ammiy Unicorn Makeup Brushes With Colorful Bristles

For something a little different, these unicorn horn-style handles look fun and the bristles on the end are high quality to make sure they are practical. The cruelty-free nylon hair looks fun but is effective and the pack comes with a shiny carry case making this a great gift. They don’t look like cheap makeup brushes but the price ensures they don’t break the bank. With 10 unique brushes in a pearly lilac color, they stand out and are perfect for the beginner and are easy to take anywhere.


#5 Makeup Brushes Set 15pc Rose Gold Make Up Brush Set

As effective as they are pretty, these rose gold makeup brushes are a bargain at the price. They have a high quality feel in your hands and with 15 pieces to choose from, they can be used to create lots of different looks. There is a vegan-friendly ‘leather’ case bag to store everything away after using and keep the area clean when there is makeup flying around. You get everything from an eyeshadow brush, a blending brush, powder brush, and beyond so you can mask a blemishe or give your eyes a smoky look.


#6 Real Techniques Starter Set Hand Cut Hair Design Makeup Brush Set

These might be a little more expensive than most of the products on our list but they won’t cost the earth and will last a long time. the soft oversizes finish of some of the brushes makes them easy to hold and make light work of all different types of makeup. There is something for every technique and product that includes an angled brow brush that makes it easy to create the ideal shape. Apply shimmer, powders, creams, and beyond with this starter set that has everything you need to get going. The brush names are on the handles which makes it easy for you to follow tutorials or get to grips Wirth new techniques.


#7 BESTOPE Makeup Brushes

To make a good investment in yourself, you should take a closer look at these cheap makeup brushes. They look more expensive than they are and feel great in your hands. Because you get 14 pieces you might expect the quality to dip but in the 5 x multipurpose brushes, and 9 x precision brushes there is something for every technique. The fibers are fluffy and dense which is what you need to get the right amount of makeup on each application and the wood handles have a better feel than most in the price range. It comes with a convenient case bag and a 100% satisfaction guarantee.


#8 EcoTools Start the Day Beautifully Kit Makeup Brush Set

When you hold each item in your hand you get a sense that this cheap makeup brush set should cost a lot more. With an angled foundation brush, eyeshadow brush, concealer brush, and a whole lot more, this is one of the most complete sets and ideal for beginners and enthusiasts alike. The fibers are 20% cotton and 80% bamboo and cruelty-free and every item can be stored conveniently in the included makeup tray which helps to keep the area clean. Other materials include recycled aluminum and plastic to make this a more sustainable product.


#9 Syntus Makeup Brush Set

As well as a full set of makeup brushes you get makeup sponges and a brush cleaner making this one of the most complete, cheap makeup brush sets available. The quality is good although as you might expect with 16 brushes and all the extras, you can get better quality. despite this, there is plenty enough to get going and the neat additions of the sponges help you to create different looks. The rose gold aluminum finish looks good and the bristles are soft without irritating the skin.


#10 DragonPad 32 Pcs Black Rod Makeup Brush Cosmetic Set Kit

With 32 pieces to choose from, this is a complete cheat makeup brush set that has everything you need. Ideal for beginners they make an excellent present or a top-up of your current set up. They come with a roll-up carry case to help keep them together and are eco-friendly. The natural hair and synthetic fiber combination help to make them soft so they apply different types of makeup with ease. You get a powder brush, lip brush, mascara brush, larger shader brush, and a whole lot more.