You could buy the most expensive makeup in the world, but if you're not applying it well, it's never going to look right. If you've been looking for a way to put on makeup faster and more flawlessly, you might want to try the Beauty Blender ($20, sephora.com), a makeup sponge that has become a cult favorite. BirchBox, beauty lovers' favorite monthly subscription service, even named it one of their favorite Fashion Week products last year. You can use this egg-shaped tool to apply all kinds of makeup -- even powders -- though the most common use is for foundation and concealer.
Here's what we thought of the beauty blender when we tried it out:
Pros: Because it's a reusable sponge, it should last you a few months, as long as you keep it clean and take care of it. No more amassing a million dirty, used sponges in your makeup bag (tell me I'm not the only one!).
Cons: The tool isn't cheap. While it should last you awhile,Read More »from We Tried It: The Pink Beauty Sponge that You See Everywhere