10 best affordable makeup brush sets

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Makeup brushes are arguably the most important part of your beauty collection. With everything from your eyelids to lashes, cheekbones, and contouring, everyone should have a specific brush for each part of your makeup routine. Starting at just $2 (we're not kidding), these are the best and most affordable makeup brush sets on the web!

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Amazon reviewer Kristine says, "these brushes are amazing at this price. They are so soft and supple, and always cover evenly. I mostly use them for eye makeup."
Amazon reviewer says, "this set is well made and they all feel soft when I use them. I'm loving this set so much I ordered myself another set and 14 more for gifts for my friends and family members."
Amazon reviewer Chelsea says, "they are soft and do not shed, but pick up makeup very well, delivering amazing results on your face. The kit comes with a paper that explains what every single brush is for."
Amazon reviewer Sally says, "You cannot beat this price and yet the quality is superb. The brushes look very elegant and the bag that holds is a great product."
Amazon reviewer Bianca says, "This brush set is amazing!! Especially for the price. They are soft, blend creams, liquids and powders wonderfully on the face. The eye blending brushes have quickly become my favorite."
Target reviewer Vanessa says, "These are the best brushes I have ever tried...For the price and quality, Essential brushes can't be beat, so happy To finally find brushes that work!"
Amazon reviewer Bre says, "This set truly includes every brush you need to apply your makeup & it even comes with some information on what each brush is intended to be used for."
Amazon reviewer says. "I wasn't expecting too much. However, they exceeded my expectations in every way...they feel like brand name brushes, I know because I have some. And in comparison, close-to-same quality."
Amazon reviewer Rhea says, "I was surprised at how soft these brushes are for its price. Not to mention when I washed them there's no shedding at all."
Amazon reviewer says,  "Not only are they gorgeous and girly, but these are by far the best brushes I own! I absolutely love them!"

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Personal Microderm Device & Hand & Foot Kit, $159

One Nordstrom reviewer says, "love at first use..after my first use, I could tell a difference in the texture of my skin. A lot smoother! I have some acne spots around my chin and those even faded."


Shiseido Cleaning Massage Brush, $22.50

One Nordstrom reviewer says, "I rarely write reviews. However this brush is so wonderful, good for all types of skin...I can see results in just 3 days. My skin is smoother and less breakout. This brush helps foaming. It also removes makeup very well."


GLO Brilliant Teeth Whitening Device, $220

One Sephora reviewer says "I've had my Glo Brilliant since 2012 and it still works like a gem! Noticeably whitens and brightens my teeth very quickly. Worth the money since this device doesn't seem to give up!"


Silk'N Flash&Go Compact Hair Removal Device, $179.10

Nordstrom reviewer Jennifer says, "I purchased my Silk'n device back in 2012...5 years later I am still hair free. Follow the instructions and stick with it...it really does eliminate the hair. I did my underarms, lower legs and bikini area. It's truly wonderful not to have to think about hair removal, especially during bathing suit season!"


Silk'n ReVIT Microdermabrasion Tool, $89.10

One Nordstrom reviewer says, "It has also lessened the appearance of fine lines around my eyes and mouth and my pores appear finer!...I never expected to be able to reverse these problems and improve my skin... It gives me a lot of confidence to use very little makeup when I meet people."


Clarisonic Uplift Firming Massage Head, $54

Sephora reviewer Karen says, 'I know you won't believe it until you get to see it yourself, but this WORKS!!! It's a spa visit everyday. It's the last thing I do at nite and I often drift right off to sleep as soon as I finish"


Clarisonic 'Mia' Fit Skin Cleansing System, $197.10

One Nordstrom reviewer says "My skin looks so good that even my younger sisters ask, why do you look younger than we do...I have been using this product for over 7 years..This Clarisonic is the only product I use. Not only gives you a cleansing but a gentle massage."


Foreo LUNA™ Compact Facial Cleansing Device, $89.10

One Nordstrom reviewer says, "bought this for my 14 year old daughter - it works better than expected on her acne-prone skin! The differences were visible from the first time she used it, her skin was brighter, clearer and pores reduced."


Jenu Ultrasonic Infuser, $249

One Nordstrom reviewer, "I was somewhat skeptical when trying this product... I've tried every product and thought I'd seen every device - but, never a wand. What a difference trying the Ultrasonic Infuser made to my fine lines and wrinkles!...The results around the mouth (really plumped up my lips) were immediate. The eye area took about 2 weeks. These days, I'm a dedicated user - using it on my entire face. "


Gehwol Biosana Swiss Foot File, $19

Nordstrom reviewer Becca says, "If you're thinking about buying this--just do it. It works perfectly...I noticed dead skin falling off right away when I used this. It's the most effective foot scrub I've ever used."


Clarisonic 'Mia' Sonic Skin Cleansing System, $116.10

One Nordstrom reviewer says, "my skin tone is much smoother and pores are now tighter. Foundation goes on so smooth and skin looks clean and radiant. I have mature skin and this product works wonder"


CLINIQUE Sonic Massaging Treatment Applicator, $35

One Sephora reviewer says "I do a lot of home treatment everyday and swear this is AMAZING. The surface of this applicator is like metal so its cool...if you own a sonic system and you do home treatment - get this and you will love and thank Clinique and me."


NuFace mini Facial Toning Device, $179.10

One Nordstrom reviewer says, "I mostly focus on using the Nuface Mini on my forehead area for a slight eyebrow lift, as an alternative to botox. I've noticed that my brows are slightly lifted and my skin looks great after I use it. Wonderful gadget!"


Tria Age-Defying Eye Wrinkle Correcting Laser, $249

One Sephora reviewer says, "I am 44 and my eye area is a problem area. I have used this devise for the 8 weeks recommended and I have seen a significant visible difference on the wrinkles. I highly recommend it for wrinkles in the orbital eye area."


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