Makeup brushes can get really expensive and if you don’t know where to start, a brush set can be your best bet. You get a collection of commonly used brushes that, when bought together, saves you a little dough. There are a wide range of brushes on the market, from cheap to wildly expensive. And while it’s not necessary to spend a whole month’s paycheck on brushes, some of the nicer ones tend to last a little longer (as long as you take care of them!) due to their construction. Below I’ve rounded up some of my favorite brush sets that have a nice selection of basics but won’t break the bank! And for tips on how to wash your brushes, click here.