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Real Techniques 4 Miracle Blotting Cushions

Real Techniques

4 Miracle Blotting Cushions

Item #: 2501565 Size: 4 pk

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Smooth + Perfect! These multifunctional Real Techniques Miracle Blotting Cushions create a smooth and mattified finish. Soft, flexible foam contours to features.

Features:
  • Latex-free
  • Replace every 1-3 months
  • Ideal for liquid foundation or cushion foundation

Use dry to dab on foundation, smooth creases, or blot oily areas.

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Real Techniques4 Miracle Blotting Cushions
 
3.0

(based on 14 reviews)

58%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Soft (10)
  • Applies evenly (5)
  • Easy to clean (4)
  • High quality (4)

Cons

  • Too small (5)
  • Wastes make up (4)

Best Uses

  • Liquid (4)
  • Travel (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (7), Brand buyer (5)

Reviewed by 14 customers

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(0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
4.0

It did the job

By Brooke

from Tulsa, OK

About Me Budget Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Applies Evenly
  • Easy To Clean
  • Soft

Cons

  • Wastes Make Up

Best Uses

  • Highlighting & Contouring

Comments about Real Techniques 4 Miracle Blotting Cushions:

I use it for under eyes and highlighting. Works well

(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

These are a lifesaver!!

By Artsylam

from Portland, OR

About Me Budget Buyer

Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Compact
  • Easy To Clean
  • High Quality
  • Soft
  • Versatile

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Blotting oil throughout the day
    • Travel

    Comments about Real Techniques 4 Miracle Blotting Cushions:

    I have an office job and I hate how oily my face gets throughout the day. These little pads are a lifesaver!!

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    4.0

    Great product, really matifies. Would repurchase!

    By Nickie

    from Jacksonville, FL

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • High Quality
    • Smooth Finish
    • Soft

    Cons

    • Too Small

    Best Uses

    • Removes Shine

    Comments about Real Techniques 4 Miracle Blotting Cushions:

    Love the product, removes shine and doesn't smear or remove makeup. Just as good as the Beauty Blender Blotterazzi at half the price. I just wish the sponge was larger.

    (0 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

     
    1.0

    Not buying this again

    By Paige

    from Baton Rouge, LA

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Applies Evenly
    • Soft

    Cons

    • Cant wash it
    • Pricey

    Best Uses

      Comments about Real Techniques 4 Miracle Blotting Cushions:

      The first time I used this blotting cushion I noticed it puts my makeup on nice and evenly. Its soft and does the job. But you cant get it wet to wash off old foundation. You're basically applying old makeup that is left on the cushion. Not good if you break out easily and your pores get clogged. Not buying again.

      (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

       
      4.0

      These should only be used for their name not for foundation!

      By Lee lee

      from New York, ny

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Clean
      • High Quality
      • Soft

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Powder
        • Travel

        Comments about Real Techniques 4 Miracle Blotting Cushions:

        I saw a lot of comments from people trying to use the sponges as regular beauty sponges for liquid cushion or cream products. Granted the name says these are blotting sponges so they should only be used to block away oil from the face or put a little bit of powder in your oily areas, but I see where the confusion comes in do to the poor advertising and description of use with this product. A lot of people have been returning them because they do not perform like the regular Real Techniques sponge however these should not be used wet nor should they be used with any product. I have oily skin and these are great for everyday use especially in the summertime when I want to not feel so greasy. I just use one to absorb oil from my T-Zone and my under eye and I use another to lightly tap some translucent powder onto my T-Zone and then spray with my Mario badescu rosewater spray or my NYX matte setting spray whichever I have on hand. These are also great for reapplying my sunscreen buy dotting a little bit on the sponge and lightly applying it to my face before going outside.

        (0 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

         
        1.0

        11/10 Would Not Recommend

        By B

        from Phoenix AZ

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Soft

        Cons

        • Causes Streaks
        • Poor Quality
        • Uneven Application
        • Wastes Make Up

        Best Uses

        • Liquid

        Comments about Real Techniques 4 Miracle Blotting Cushions:

        I think that this was intended to be the clap back for the MakeUpDrop product (the silicon blender) but honestly all it seems to do is absorb all your makeup and push what's left around. Terrible for blending, and not nice on sensitive skin. Generally, I highly recommend this brand, but I'm pretty disappointed in this one.

        (0 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

         
        2.0

        Not for Me!

        By Charly

        from Phoenix, AZ

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

          Cons

          • Too Small

          Best Uses

            Comments about Real Techniques 4 Miracle Blotting Cushions:

            Much too thin; difficult to use.

            (0 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

             
            3.0

            too small for my hands

            By Jude

            from Federal way, WA

            About Me Budget Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Applies Evenly

            Cons

            • Too Small

            Best Uses

              Comments about Real Techniques 4 Miracle Blotting Cushions:

              .

              (1 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

               
              1.0

              Blotter

              By U

              from Tolleson,az

              About Me Budget Buyer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

                Cons

                • Causes Streaks
                • Feels Rough On Skin
                • Too Small

                Best Uses

                • Travel

                Comments about Real Techniques 4 Miracle Blotting Cushions:

                Don't like

                (0 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                3.0

                I'm not overly impressed, I may need a tutorial on use.

                By Kate the Stylist

                from Fayetteville, AR

                About Me Budget Buyer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Applies Evenly
                • Smooth Finish
                • Soft
                • Versatile

                Cons

                • Wastes Make Up

                Best Uses

                • Liquid
                • Multi-Use

                Comments about Real Techniques 4 Miracle Blotting Cushions:

                Not sure how to properly use the product, seems to use a lot of product.

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                • Q:

                  can these be cleaned? if so, how?
                  Asked on 6/23/2017 by pam from college station

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Hi Pam,

                    Great question! The best way to clean these is to use either baby shampoo or a cleanser specifically for brushes/sponges. We have an amazing Brush Shampoo from our sister brand, EcoTools, that is amazing. I love it because it's made with gentler ingredients that a lot of brush cleansers out there. Plus, it smells GREAT!

                    You can find that here: http://www.ulta.com/makeup-brush-cleansing-shampoo?productId=xlsImpprod13501085&sku=2297645&_requestid=21359453

                    Depending on how often you use the blotting cushions, I would recommend washing with the shampoo every two weeks. Rub gently and rinse with warm water till the washing liquid runs clean. Make sure you squeeze all excess water out and leave to dry in a cool, dry place. (Do not store in a case or drawer as air can't get to the cushions).

                    Thanks!

                    Answered on 7/23/2017 by Brand Expert from Real Techniques
                • Q:

                  Do these blotters come in a protective case?
                  Asked on 3/19/2017 by Carly from Saugerties, NY

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Hi Carly,

                    At this time, the blotters do not come with a protective case. But that's a great question and I will take that back to our team!

                    Thanks!

                    Answered on 4/20/2017 by Brand Expert from Real Techniques
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