MAC Brushes are a cut above the rest, especially for the price. Youre paying for the first shear of animal hair when you buy MAC (btw, thats not the case with holiday sets). The only other brushes that even come close and are cheaper, are Ben Nyes.
Perfectly Plush Brush Kit: Essential Deliver professional results with 190 Foundation Brush, 129 Powder/Blush Brush, 275 Medium Angled Shading Brush, 266 Small Angle Brush and 226 Small Tapered Blending Brush. All you need to perfect your holiday look.