Sigma Eye Makeup Brush review

Taryn Davies
Published: February 13, 2018

Sigma Beauty and their line of professional makeup brushes should be a staple part of any makeup lovers kit and their range of eye brush kits are the perfect way to get the best brushes at a better price.

Investing in makeup brushes is the perfect way to ensure your makeup always looks professional, having the right tools can make all the difference, and the Sigma Basics Eye Kit or the Sigma Performance Eye Kit are both perfect options to ensure you have everything you need to create daytime nude eyes or something a little more dramatic in the evening.

Sigma Basic Eyes Kit

Sigma Eye Basic Eyes Kit review Sigma Basic Eyes Kit is a 7-piece collection dubbed the perfect ‘starter’ kit. It contains all of the brushes you need to for blending, blurring and precision application.

The brushes are all designed with the Sigma high-quality stamp, this includes 'Sigmax' fibres, which are designed for longevity and are antibacterial and hypoallergenic.

Brushes included in the Basic Eyes Kit:

Eye Liner (E05) Can be used with gel or liquid liners and creates gorgeously smooth and perfect lines.

Pencil (E30) Use this to soften and smoke kohl liner.

Tapered (E40) Use this brush to add definition to the eye crease.

Eye Shading (E55) For the even application of colour.

Large Shader (E60) To apply shadow to the whole lid.

Small Angle (E65) Use to create precise lines.

Medium Angled Shaping (E70) Can be used for brow highlighting or to blend the crease.

Sigma Performance Eye Kit

Sigma Performance Eye Kit 3The Performance Eyes Kit Brush Set from Sigma combines eight, handcrafted makeup brushes with exclusively thin fibres that softly and effectively pick up and deliver powder, liquid and cream products. Perfect for defining areas of the eyes, this kit allows you to create natural or dramatic looks with ease and precision.

Brushes included in the Performance Eye Kit:

Eye Liner (E11) Can be used with gel or cream liner products.

Tightline Liner (E16) Create a fuller lash look by pressing product into the eyeline.

Waterline Liner (E17) Use to create definition to the lower lashline, using a gel or cream liner.

Smudge (E21) Use in the creation of smoky eyes for a smudged, lived-in look.

Blending (E36) Get that blending perfected with this brush.

Shader – inner corner (E46) Use this to add some highlighter to the inner corners of your eyes.

Shader – crease (E47) Create defintion to the eyes with this crease shader brush.

Shader – Lid (E56) Allows you to apply colour precisely to the eyelid.


Professional, last a really long time if you take care of them properly, make eye makeup application a little easier, soft bristles that feel lovely on the eye area


Buying these you'll start an addiction for Sigma brushes, and while they might seem expensive at first, when you consider how long you'll have these brushes for, they're actually great value for money

Bottom Line

The Sigma Eye Brushes are the perfect addition to your makeup kit if you want to take your application to the next level. Professional makeup requires professional tools, and whilst they may seem a little expensive to buy if you take care of these brushes you’ll have them for years to come.

If you’re just beginning a makeup brush collection the Basic Eyes Kit is the one for you, you’ll have everything you need to create a wide range of eye makeup looks. But if you already have the basics take it to the next level with the Sigma Performance Eyes Kit. These are really defined brushes that will ensure your dramatic eye makeup looks are always on point.

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