Stipple Sponges are synthetic, very coarse open cell sponges used to create irregular patterns and textures in all kinds of makeup. It’s the go-to tool to create special makeup effects such as beard stubble growth, bruises, scrapes, pock marks, sunburn, old age stippling, and to add a hint of capillary coloring to produce a natural fleshtone makeup.
Black Stipple Sponges are an absolute staple item in every special makeup effect's artist kit. It has tons of uses because you can create a variety of textures in your finish, and it's a vital tool to apply a believable bruise. It's also a great tool to apply all kinds of abraisions and can be loaded with theatrical blood to create bleeding scratches. Stipple sponges make great looking beard stubble growth and you can vary the look according to the size of the stipple sponge.
They are also re-usable if washed properly.