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How To Use Your Airbrush Gun

SP-35 & SP-40 AIRBRUSHES
  • STEP 1:

    Attach the airbrush gun to compressor hose. SP-35 – metal screw-on connector SP-40 – metal screw-on connector with conical base attachment (optional)

  • STEP 2:

    Drop makeup into airbrush cup. For use with airbrush foundation, start with 4-6 drops of makeup. For blush, highlighter and other colors, start with 3-4 drops.

  • STEP 3:

    Turn on compressor and bring airbrush gun up to 4-6 inches from face.

  • STEP 4: 

    Begin makeup application. Always start by releasing air first, pressing down on trigger to release air. Next, pull back on trigger to release makeup. Make sure the air is on at all times during application.

  • STEP 5: 

    Begin airbrush makeup application. Pull back on trigger for makeup control.

  • STEP 6:

    Apply airbrush makeup in small circular motions. Keep moving and watch carefully so as not to overspray. It is important to stop periodically and review your work.

  • STEP 7: 

    Move the airbrush gun 4-6" away from the face as necessary and adjust the dial pressure on the compressor as needed.

CLEANING YOUR AIRBRUSH
  • STEP 1:

    Flush the airbrush gun between colors, using a cleaner appropriate for the formula in use.

  • STEP 2:

    Add a few drops of cleaning solution to the cup.

  • STEP 3:

    Using a cotton swab or small brush, swish the cleaning solution around the cup.

  • STEP 4:

    Spray the solution through the airbrush gun onto a tissue or into a cleaning pot.

AIRPOD
  • STEP 1:

    Using a 1/8” threaded compressor hose, attach hose to threaded tip at the end of airbrush wand.

  • STEP 2:

    Select Airpod and remove chrome cap. Unplug black rubber top.

  • STEP 3:

    Push the round release button located on the side of the airbrush.

  • STEP 4: A

    Hold Airpod horizontally and slide into place, lining up the clear tube in the underside of Airpod inside the black rubber inner tube in airbrush.

  • STEP 4: B

    Keep pushing until Airpod clicks into place.

  • STEP 5: A

    Turn on compressor and bring airbrush up to the face. Holding about 4-6 inches from face, pull back on trigger to release makeup.

  • STEP 5: B

    Apply makeup in small circular motions. Keep moving and watch carefully so as not to overspray. It is important to periodically and review your work.

  • STEP 6: A

    To switch colors, push round release button and pull Airpod out horizontally.

  • STEP 7: A

    Replace black rubber top and chrome cap. Select new Airpod color and repeat the previous steps.

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