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EcoTools Bamboo Foundation Brush

EcoTools

Bamboo Foundation Brush

Item #: 2160187

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This full-size foundation brush is made crulty-free bristles and natural and recycled materials. EcoTools Brushes features bamboo handles, synthetic Taklon bristles and sleek ferule made with recycled aluminum.

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EcoToolsBamboo Foundation Brush
 
4.4

(based on 487 reviews)

92%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (338)
  • Functional (294)
  • Soft bristles (293)
  • Great design (225)
  • Compact (111)

Cons

  • Poor quality (15)
  • Doesn't work (14)
  • Heavy / bulky (8)
  • Causes streaks (7)
  • Sheds (6)

Best Uses

  • Everyday (356)
  • Going out (145)
  • Travel (132)
  • Liquid (33)
  • Multi-use (13)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Natural style (200), Classic style (147), Trendy style (58), Budget shopper (36), Brand buyer (14)

Reviewed by 487 customers

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4.0

Love it

By J. Bro

from Michigan

About Me Budget Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Applies Evenly
  • High Quality
  • Smooth Finish
  • Versatile

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Highlighting & Contouring

    Comments about EcoTools Bamboo Foundation Brush:

    Goes on soft and smooth. Good quality

     
    5.0

    Perfect for applying mask!

    By LeosLoveHarder

    from Norcross, GA

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Cruelty-Free
    • Easy To Clean
    • High Quality
    • Soft
    • Versatile

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about EcoTools Bamboo Foundation Brush:

        I actually bough this concealer brush to apply my glycolic masks so I don't have to use my fingers. The coverage was really good and I didn't waste any product. I also have a set of these brushes for eye shadow application and they get the job done!

         
        3.0

        Little rough hair

        By Lydia

        from Greece

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Pros

        • Applies Evenly
        • Cruelty-Free

        Cons

        • Causes Streaks
        • Feels Rough On Skin
        • Wastes Make Up

        Best Uses

        • Liquid

        Comments about EcoTools Bamboo Foundation Brush:

        Makes a good look only when you apply a lot of foundation and don't mind it's roughness

         
        5.0

        Applies foundation so well

        By Vicky

        from Beaumont ca

        About Me Budget Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Applies Evenly

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Liquid

          Comments about EcoTools Bamboo Foundation Brush:

          The coverage is so awesome

           
          5.0

          I would buy again

          By Pd

          from St. Louis, mo

          About Me Budget Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Applies Evenly
          • Smooth Finish
          • Soft

          Cons

          • No cons

          Best Uses

          • Liquid

          Comments about EcoTools Bamboo Foundation Brush:

          Love it

           
          5.0

          Excellent!

          By Ms V

          from Macon, Ga

          About Me Budget Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Applies Evenly
          • Easy To Clean
          • High Quality
          • Smooth Finish
          • Soft

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Highlighting & Contouring
            • Liquid

            Comments about EcoTools Bamboo Foundation Brush:

            I use this brush to apply my foundation. It is very soft and applies with no streaking. I have cut 5 minutes from my makeup application time.

             
            5.0

            This product is great!

            By TP

            from Jackson, MS

            About Me Budget Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Applies Evenly
            • High Quality
            • Soft

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Multi-Use

              Comments about EcoTools Bamboo Foundation Brush:

              I use it as a foundation brush and have also used it for coverup applicator. It's very good for the price.

               
              5.0

              Great Buy!

              By Megzzz

              from Las Vegas, NV

              About Me Brand Buyer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Applies Evenly
              • Easy To Clean
              • Smooth Finish
              • Soft

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Liquid

                Comments about EcoTools Bamboo Foundation Brush:

                Great buy for the cost! It is perfect for putting on liquid foundation.

                 
                5.0

                Lovely Brush

                By Megalopolis

                from Santa Fe, NM

                About Me Budget Buyer

                Pros

                • Cruelty-Free
                • High Quality
                • Smooth Finish
                • Soft
                • Versatile

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Finishing

                  Comments about EcoTools Bamboo Foundation Brush:

                  I discovered Eco Tools a couple of years ago, I think it was, at my natural grocery store. At first I got them to try out to see if they could stand up to my mineral makeup (the brushes from that brand are great, but lose softness after a while, bristles break, and are not completely cruelty-free). The fact that they used recycled materials and were cruelty-free made me want to love them--and I do. This foundation brush is actually much better as a finishing powder brush, but probably can be used for almost any foundation and contouring. I have another Eco Tools brush that has more dense bristles for great foundation application. I love how soft and usable these brushes are. Plus they don't cost anywhere near as much as other brushes that I have used previously. Awesome job, Eco Tools, and bravo to ULTA for carrying such a superb product.

                  (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  1.0

                  Never Again

                  By 812Beauty

                  from Evansville, IN

                  About Me Budget Buyer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Soft

                  Cons

                  • Causes Streaks
                  • Uneven Application
                  • Wastes Make Up

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about EcoTools Bamboo Foundation Brush:

                    Ugh. I have more makeup on this sponge then I do on my face. My liquid foundation looks like I put it on with a sponge. Did not like this. At all. Returned it day after I bought it.

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                    • Q:

                      I've seen people use these type of brushes to apply face masks. Would this brush work well to apply a face masks?
                      Asked on 1/1/2017 by Lauren from Arizona

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi Lauren,

                        I think this would be the perfect brush to apply a face mask. It's flat, which is what you want in order to apply evenly and around contours. It's bristle material is a bit smoother and not as fluffy, plus the bristles are densely packed, so you're able to control where the product goes.

                        Hope that helps! Have fun!

                        Answered on 1/16/2017 by Brand Expert from Real Techniques
                    • Q:

                      Hello this is my first foundation brush and I would like to know how to use it? And how to clean it after using. Thank you so much!
                      Asked on 12/9/2016 by Cherry Pie from Mesquite, TX

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi Cherry Pie,

                        What a great brush you've picked for a first one! This is one of my favorite brushes to use with foundation, mainly because of the size & shape and how well it works. Apply your liquid or cream foundation with broad, even strokes, and focus additional product on areas you might want to cover (blemishes, brown circles, redness). Use the brush to blend any lines. Because of the cut and type of bristle, this brush gives you a nice amount of overall foundation.

                        Cleaning it is a breeze - we recommend cleaning your brushes every week or two, depending on how often and how much you use it. We make two great types of cleaning products, specifically for brushes. The first is an eco-friendly brush shampoo: http://www.ulta.com/makeup-brush-cleansing-shampoo?productId=xlsImpprod13501085. This is great for that deep clean. Work up a lather using your brush and rinse until water runs clear. To dry, I usually fold up a bath towel and arrange the brushes with the brush tip pointing down and the handle raised so slightly (this directs the water out of the ferrule (which is where the glue is that holds the bristles together)).

                        We also have a great product for those in between cleanings - makeup brush cleansing cloths: http://www.ulta.com/makeup-brush-cleansing-cloths?productId=xlsImpprod13731033&sku=2297112&_requestid=2364993. These are great for a quick swipe and clean between applications.

                        Thanks - hope that helps!

                        Answered on 12/20/2016 by Brand Expert from Real Techniques
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