With so many brushes to choose from, it can be hard to know what brush is for what. So to fix all that confusion, here’s our ultimate hair brush guide.

 

Paddle Brush

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Use for:

  • Scalp stimulation
  • Detangling
  • Rough drying
  • Flat wrapping

 

Small Natural Bristle Brush

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Use for:

  • Smoothing fringes
  • Short hair

 

Vented Metal Round Brush

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Use for:

  • Adding lift
  • Curling ends
  • Blowing out fringes
  • Speed blowdrying

 

Extension Brush

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Use for:

  • Brushing hair with extensions (the looped bristles won’t catch or pull)

 

Medium Diagonal Bristle Brush

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Use for:

  • Making waves
  • Adding volume
  • Defining layers

 

Large Mixed Bristle Brush

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Use for:

  • Subtle blending
  • Creating fullness
  • Straightening

 

Smoothing Brush

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Use for:

  • Scalp stimulation
  • Smoothing updos
  • Detangling

 

Natural Bristle Paddle Brush

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Use for:

  • Straightening
  • Smoothing

 

Vent Brush

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Use for:

  • Anti-static
  • Quick drying

 

Teasing Brush

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Use for:

  • Adding volume by teasing then smoothing

 

Detangling Brush

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Use for:

  • Brushing knots out easily
  • Scalp stimulation

Do you; have a favourite we didn’t list? If so, we’d love to hear about it in the comments below (: