Try TJ Maxx or Marshall's. I got a good one from Japonesque for $2. They have others from+
I had a Japonesque one that you press your lashes up with. Did nothing. Lash lifts are great.
I think the softest I have had are actually from Costal Scents, the Elite collection. They are+
Sonia Kashuk (Target) brushes are a long time HG for me. And ++
Japonesque is available at Ulta
This Japonesque lets you curl in sections +++
I picked up a set of Japonesque ones at Winners/TJX that are fantastic
Japonesque has what you're looking for. Very precise and high quality.
I'm pretty cheap usu, as long as they feel nice, but I do really love my Japonesque Cut Crease brush
Sigma, Sephora, Morphe, BareMinerals, Shu Uemura, IT Cosmetics & Japonesque. A total mixed bag.