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ULTA Buffing Brush

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Buffing Brush

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The Ulta Buffing Brush can be used for a variety of makeup applications but is ideal for mineral and face powders. Use Ulta Brush & Sponge Cleaner to regularly clean your brushes.
Gently buff your powder onto your face working from the center of your face outward and upward using small circular motions. The smaller the circular motions, the more of an air-brushed look you will achieve.

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ULTABuffing Brush
 
4.6

(based on 92 reviews)

95%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Soft bristles (46)
  • Easy to use (44)
  • Functional (37)
  • Great design (33)
  • Good value (20)

Cons

  • Doesn't work (3)

Best Uses

  • Everyday (46)
  • Daily use (15)
  • Going out (15)
  • Travel (12)
  • Normal skin (10)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Natural style (39), Classic style (25), Trendy style (10)
    • Skin Tone:
    • Fair (12), Medium (12)

Reviewed by 92 customers

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5.0

Amazing for the price, especially when on sale, try it out!

By Irene Alexa

from Ocean View, NJ

About Me Classic Style

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Apply
  • Good Value

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about ULTA Buffing Brush:

      I'm not the best at facial makeup so I am pretty hopeless when it comes to contour and blush, I use all high end products but even so it comes down to the tools and if they aren't quality..I look a mess. This brush works for me and is pretty great for the price!

      • Age:
      • 18-29
      • Skin Tone:
      • Fair
       
      5.0

      Love it

      By Nana

      from Rochester

      About Me Natural Style

      Verified Buyer

      Comments about ULTA Buffing Brush:

      Give an air brush finish

      • Skin Tone:
      • Medium
       
      5.0

      Great essential brush

      By Shennab

      from Delaware

      About Me Natural Style

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use

          Comments about ULTA Buffing Brush:

          Great brush. I use it to apply bare minerals foundation that comes in a compact.

          • Age:
          • 30-44
          • Skin Tone:
          • Medium

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          Good for cushion foundations...

          By Nurse

          from TN

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Apply
          • Good Value

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use
            • Normal Skin

            Comments about ULTA Buffing Brush:

            I use this with the L'Oreal cushion foundation, it works very well. Had been using IT cosmetic brush that I loved but after a couple of washes all the hair started coming out of it. This one's way better value for the money.

            • Age:
            • 30-44
            • Skin Tone:
            • Fair

            (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Perfect for blending contour!

            By kband09

            from North Carolina

            About Me Natural Style

            Pros

            • Easy To Apply
            • Good Value

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use
              • Normal Skin
              • Oily Skin

              Comments about ULTA Buffing Brush:

              I use this brush to buff out my Clinique chubby stick contour, and it works amazing! I also use it less frequently to buff out ny highly, and again it works perfect. Really happy with the brush! The brisels are very soft and haven't seen any brisel loss.

              • Age:
              • 18-29
              • Skin Tone:
              • Fair

              (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              LOVE THIS BRUSH

              By hazel

              from houston tx

              About Me Trendy Style

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Apply
              • Good Pigmentation
              • Good Value
              • Long Lasting
              • Versatile

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use
                • Dry Skin
                • Normal Skin
                • Oily Skin
                • Sensitive Skin
                • Special Occasions

                Comments about ULTA Buffing Brush:

                this brush is sooooo soft i love it i use it to apply my foundation and it goes on soooo perfect..

                • Age:
                • 30-44
                • Skin Tone:
                • Medium

                (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Awesome brush!

                By JayBee

                from USA

                Comments about ULTA Buffing Brush:

                I really love this brush. Perfect for blending and contouring.

                 
                4.0

                Shockingly amazing!

                By jsandras

                from Golden Meadow, LA

                About Me Classic Style

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Apply
                • Good Value
                • Versatile

                Cons

                • Stains Easily

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use
                • Dry Skin
                • Normal Skin
                • Oily Skin

                Comments about ULTA Buffing Brush:

                Didn't expect the value I received.

                • Age:
                • 30-44
                • Skin Tone:
                • Medium
                 
                5.0

                work great

                By bbeautiful

                from breaux bridge,la

                About Me Natural Style

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Apply
                • Good Value

                Cons

                • none

                Best Uses

                • Oily Skin

                Comments about ULTA Buffing Brush:

                great for applying make up, get an even application

                • Age:
                • 45-59
                • Skin Tone:
                • Deep

                (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Wow!

                By Danielle

                from Ohio

                About Me Natural Style

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Compact
                • Good Value
                • Great quality
                • Versatile

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Daily Use
                  • Dry Skin
                  • Normal Skin
                  • Oily Skin
                  • Sensitive Skin

                  Comments about ULTA Buffing Brush:

                  This brush is amazing for putting on powder foundation, and buffing/blending out blush and contour!

                  • Age:
                  • 18-29
                  • Skin Tone:
                  • Fair

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                  10 Questions | 10 Answers
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                  • Q:

                    Would this brush work well with Bare Minerals powder foundation?
                    Asked on 6/27/2016 by Raquelita from Barstow,CA

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      Yes, it is ideal for mineral powder foundation such as bareMinerals! Enjoy! :-)

                      Answered on 6/28/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                  • Q:

                    I am purchasing the Ulta Contour Palette & Ulta brushes to go along with it. When browsing thru the brushes I noticed that the Ulta Highlight Brush was completely sold out & unavailable. Can I use the Buffing brush to apply my contour highlighting powder & if not, which other brush would you recommend me using besides the Highlighting brush thats currently unavailable? Thank you I ❤ Ulta
                    Asked on 1/20/2016 by Tanya from Portales, NM

                    1 answer

                  • Q:

                    Does this brush give full coverage? Or more of a light-medium coverage?
                    Asked on 1/14/2016 by M from US

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      This brush can produce either medium coverage or full coverage. The smaller the circular motions you buff, the more coverage and more airbrushed finish you will receive.

                      Answered on 1/20/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                  • Q:

                    What type of makeup and coverage is this brush BEST for? Does it give an airbrushed finish?
                    Asked on 1/13/2016 by MoGo from VA

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      The Ulta Buffing Brush can be used for a variety of makeup applications but is ideal for mineral and face powders. Yes, it buffs makeup to a flawless, airbrushed finish. Enjoy! :-)

                      Answered on 1/14/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                  • Q:

                    Can this brush be used for applying blush?
                    Asked on 9/1/2015 by Jade from Fresh Meadows, N.Y.

                    1 answer

                  • Q:

                    Would this be the right brush to apply BB Cream with?
                    Asked on 8/20/2015 by cheaptrickchick from New Hampshire

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      Rather than this brush, which is ideal for powder formulas, instead we recommend using the ULTA Angled Foundation Brush with liquid and cream products such as BB cream. This is a firmer brush, with more compact brush hairs that will apply liquid and cream products much more evenly and precisely:
                      http://www.ulta.com/ulta/browse/productDetail.jsp?productId=xlsImpprod10111413

                      Answered on 8/20/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                  • Q:

                    Hi, just wondering on the length of this ulta brush and are the other ones in this line the same length?
                    Asked on 4/21/2015 by Linda from Rochester ny

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      This brush measures approximately 8.9" in length. ULTA brushes vary in length.

                      Answered on 4/21/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                  • Q:

                    Can this brush work for contouring?
                    Asked on 11/1/2014 by Obsession

                    1 answer

                  • Q:

                    Can this brush be used to buff & apply liquid/cream foundation?
                    Asked on 10/22/2014 by mrsharper

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      Rather than this brush, which is ideal for powder formulas, instead we recommend using the ULTA Angled Foundation Brush with liquid and cream foundations. This is a firmer brush, with more compact brush hairs that will apply liquid and cream foundation much more evenly and precisely:
                      http://www.ulta.com/ulta/browse/productDetail.jsp?productId=xlsImpprod10111413

                      Answered on 10/28/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                  • Q:

                    Is this brush synthetic?
                    Asked on 8/10/2014 by Elise

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      Yes, this brush features soft synthetic bristles.

                      Answered on 8/19/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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