The Untold Story of Beautyblender

As faithful makeup wearers, we've seen firsthand how the Beautyblender has changed the entire makeup application process as we know it. Never has our foundation looked as flawless as when we first dipped the small, egg-shaped sponge into our product and ever so gently bounced it off our skin. It was like pure makeup sorcery was happening before our eyes. And unsurprisingly, whenever we get a peek at a celeb makeup artist's station, we almost always see a Beautyblender in tow. It truly is the best of the best.

So, who's the mastermind behind this sponge? Rea Ann Silva, the creator of the Beautyblender, had a plan to help makeup seamlessly blend into the skin and didn't quit until she dreamed up the perfect concept. Below, hear her story of how the Beautyblender was found.