The handcrafted, short-handled ZOEVA 121 Kabuki is a big, fluffy powder brush, indispensable for the professional application of mineral makeup, loose and pressed powder as well as bronzer. Assembled with luxuriously full and super-soft synthetic hair, the dense brush offers high coverage and is ideal for quick touch-ups. Side note: Kabuki brushes originated in Japan and were used in Geisha and Kabuki theaters for beauty rituals. They were especially popular among actresses who needed to wear a lot of makeup, which in turn had to appear immaculate. Brush Hair: Pure Synthetic.