7 Types of Nail Art Brushes

Nail art is now an equivalent substitute to body art. It is for those who are not a big fan of needles or pain but still love to flaunt some art on the body, this is the ideal solution. The alert can also be an amateur attempt. You can always give it a try just to see how good you are or maybe just because you're want to. You can be serious or go professional. This means though that you need the right tools. The brushes for nail art are an important part of the art.

Nail Art Brushes

Nail art brushes come in 15 different interesting pieces in each set is further divided into seven parts. You can buy the brushes individually but here are some of them.

1. Round Brush

Round Brush

This is a most versatile and common nail art fresh. It creates intricate designs. It helps create different stroke patterns. These brushes help in making 3D nail art using acrylic powder and monomer.

2. Striper/Liner Brush

Striper / Liner Brush

This nailbrush helps in creating stripes along lines, striping stroke patterns and you can use them to make animal patterns such as a zebra or Tiger prints. You get straight lines with these brushes with ease. Each set can contain three of these brushes.

3. Flat Brush

Flat Brush

This brush is known as a shader brush. These brushes create long fluid strokes on the nails. It helps in creating one stroke pattern, which is blending and shading. They are helpful in doing gel nails. Your set contains 2 to 3 sizes of this brush.

4. Angled Brush

Angled Brush

This brush basically helps in one-stroke nail art flowers on the nail. It is very easy to double load the two colors while using because of its angled bristles.

5. Fan Brush

Fan Brush

These have many functions. It helps in shading, creating swirls and helps and sprinkling glitter. You can create beautiful stroke affects with this brush. It is used in the brushing off of excess flocking powder or glitter.

6. Detailing Brush

Detailing Brush

As its name suggests this brush is used for adding details to your nail design and has a very good precision effect. You can create many masterpieces with this brush and it is a must in your nail art tools.

7. Dotter


A 15 piece nail Art brush set consists of one dotter. It has a very small head tip which helps in creating many small dotted effects on the nails. For larger dots, you have to use a bigger dotting tool.