Introduction: DIY Make Up Brush

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Now if you are like me then your not really willing to spend $25.00 on a small brush. This is a solution to our problem.

Step 1: Materials Needed

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You will need pliers, unused pencil(s), hair (must be real hair), scissors, and super glue.

Step 2: Turn Pencil Into Brush Base

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We will start by taking out the eraser out of the pencil.

Step 3: Hair Part

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Now take you hair and make sure that the bottom you are using to put into the pencil is flat.

Step 4: Now Glue

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Now take your super glue and put it in the whole, remember to put it on the sides. Then stick the hair in. Then use your pliers and squeeze the metal whole thing, and wait for a while. Then cut off the extra hair, and trim the hair to your desired length.

Step 5: Test

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Now test it with your real brush.


The Good Old Days (author)2014-11-24

That depends on how well you glue them on, but the usually do. Thanks

seamster (author)2014-11-14

This is pretty darn clever! I can say I've never seen someone make a brush like this, and use their own (?) hair for it. Do the hairs stay put pretty well?

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