Makeup brushes are one of the best beauty investments you can make. In fact, the right brush is just as important as the right makeup when it comes to enhancing your natural beauty to the fullest.

For instance, blush can look totally different depending on the type of blush brush you use, the more dense the brush is, the more intense the color will be. And a foundation brush with synthetic bristles is a much better choice than natural bristles since it soaks up way less liquid. These are just a few insider tricks that make a big difference in how your makeup looks.

Watch the video above to learn the top five makeup brush must-haves and how to use them.