5 best makeup sponges

Review of the best according to the editorial board. On the selection criteria. This material is subjective and does not constitute advertising and does not serve as a purchase guide. Before buying, you need to consult with a specialist.

The make-up sponge evenly distributes the foundation, has a peeling effect and massages the skin, activating blood circulation. Before choosing a cosmetic sponge, it is important to decide on the purpose of the item, learn about important criteria and get acquainted with the rating compiled by our experts.

When selecting participants, the emphasis was on the following parameters:

  1. the convenience of use;
  2. the presence of divorces and surpluses;
  3. sensations after application;
  4. hypoallergenic material;
  5. correspondence of price and quality.

Egg-shaped sponges are considered the most popular. Their sharp tip allows you to spread the foundation and remove excess. They are made from a soft synthetic substance and are latex free. Most of the rating participants belong to this type of sponges.

Makeup sponges rating

Nomination a place Name of product price
Makeup sponges rating 1 Beautyblender original RUB 1,690
2 NYX Professional Makeup Accessories – Precision Blending Sponge 09 RUB 610
3 Beautyblender bodyblender RUB 2 240
4 Beauty Blender Micro.Mini and Micro.Mini Pro RUB 1 720
5 Christian Droplet Sponge “Drop” RUB 80

Beautyblender original

Rating: 4.9

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At the top of the ranking is the legendary drop-shaped sponge. It is renowned for its ease of use and helps you get to hard-to-reach areas. With ease, the sponge paints the area under the eyes, the area of ​​the nasal wings. The cellular structure does not allow cosmetic products to be absorbed by the sponge, they remain on its surface.

Latex-free sponge from the American brand was originally used only by professional makeup artists. Today, products are available to every girl in our country. Before use, the sponge is moistened, and after use it is cleaned with a special tool. This item replaces all brushes (for blush, foundation, concealer). The main thing is to buy an original sponge, not an analog. Price – 1690 rubles.

Advantages

  • convenient use;
  • replaces all brushes for liquid textures;
  • delicate material;
  • does not absorb cosmetics.

disadvantages

  • not everyone can afford it.

NYX Professional Makeup Accessories – Precision Blending Sponge 09

Rating: 4.8

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The velvety sponge from the American brand NYX is ideal for extra precise distribution of liquid and creamy cosmetics. On one side, the sponge has a pointed tip, on the other – a triangular base with rounded edges. The material is pleasant to the touch. The sponge itself is very elastic, when it gets wet it increases. With it, wrinkles are masked much better. It is easy to clean with warm water and soap.

The set contains two items. It costs about 600 rubles. This is a reasonable price compared to similar sponges from branded companies.

Advantages

  • the cost corresponds to the quality;
  • ideal for small areas;
  • two sponges included;
  • pleasant to the touch.

disadvantages

  • not found.

Beautyblender bodyblender

Rating: 4.7

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In second place in the rating is a sponge that has no corners or edges. It is latex and fragrance free. The composition of the sponge is hypoallergenic. A damp sponge perfectly applies the tone in an even layer and allows you to economically use cosmetics. Pointed end is great for under eye areas, lower lip. The blunt end of the sponge allows you to apply and blend the cream-based blush.

The price of the product is fully consistent with the quality. However, many people think it is overpriced. The sponge is suitable for applying self-tanning, bronzer, lotion, serum and cream. Price – 2240 rubles.

Advantages

  • saves cosmetics;
  • qualitative composition of the material;
  • provides an even tone;
  • versatility.

disadvantages

  • for professionals only;
  • high price.

Beauty Blender Micro.Mini and Micro.Mini Pro

Rating: 4.7

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The next participant in the rating is intended for applying cosmetics to small areas, namely in the corners of the eyes, under the eyelids and on them, in the area of ​​the nose and cheekbones. The size of the product is equal to that of a cherry tomato. Some ladies note the inconvenience of use due to the fact that the sponge can fall out of the hands.

If you get used to it, you can apply the facial highlighter, cream shadows. The sponge glides on the face pleasantly and does not absorb cosmetics. The set usually contains 2 sponges. Without a discount, they cost 1,720 rubles.

Advantages

  • ideal for small areas;
  • pleasant feeling during use;
  • does not absorb cosmetic products;
  • hypoallergenic composition.

disadvantages

  • may fall out of hands.

Christian Droplet Sponge “Drop”

Rating: 4.6

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The rating is completed by a sponge that allows the foundation to lay down in a thin, even layer. Thus, it turns out to hide defects, while the skin tone is compared. This is the best option for those who have not yet used a similar makeup method.

The special droplet shape allows the use of cosmetics both dry and wet. The sponge helps to apply creams to large areas and small areas due to the pointed side. The product is made of fine-porous latex. It is comfortable to hold in your hands. Price – 60-90 rubles.

Advantages

  • affordable price;
  • for any area of ​​the face;
  • suitable for beginners;
  • convenience to hold;
  • evens out the tone.

disadvantages

  • allergy risk due to latex.


Attention! This rating is subjective and does not constitute an advertisement and does not serve as a purchase guide. Before buying, you need to consult with a specialist.

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