A beauty sponge, also known as a makeup sponge, is a versatile tool used in the application of various cosmetic products, such as foundation, concealer, and blush. It is typically made of a soft, porous material, such as latex-free foam, that allows it to absorb and distribute product evenly across the skin.
The sponge's shape can vary, but it usually features a rounded or teardrop shape with a tapered end for precise application in hard-to-reach areas.
Beauty sponges are popular among makeup enthusiasts because they help create a flawless, airbrushed finish while minimizing the appearance of streaks or brush strokes. They are also easy to clean and can be used multiple times before needing to be replaced.