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Real Techniques

Expert Face Brush

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The Expert Face Brush is ultra firm and broad for application and blending of cream or liquid foundation:
  • Look pixel perfect even in harsh light
  • Ultra plush taklon bristles
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    Real TechniquesExpert Face Brush
     
    4.7

    (based on 2368 reviews)

    97%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

    Pros

    • Easy to use (1422)
    • Soft bristles (1391)
    • Functional (1218)
    • Great design (1126)
    • Applies evenly (511)

    Cons

    • Heavy / bulky (83)
    • Poor quality (36)
    • Sheds (35)
    • Wastes make up (25)
    • Causes streaks (24)

    Best Uses

    • Everyday (1423)
    • Going out (644)
    • Travel (543)
    • Liquid (421)
    • Multi-use (200)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Natural style (720), Classic style (556), Budget shopper (379), Trendy style (274), Brand buyer (144)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (12)

    Reviewed by 2368 customers

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    4.0

    Good brush at a great price

    By cjane29

    from South Carolina

    About Me Brand Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Liquid

      Comments about Real Techniques Expert Face Brush:

      It's a good brush

       
      5.0

      Great brush

      By Ana

      from Utah

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Applies Evenly
      • Smooth Finish
      • Soft

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Liquid

        Comments about Real Techniques Expert Face Brush:

        Use it with my liquid foundation and it makes it so easy for me to apply love this brush

         
        5.0

        Best foundation brush!!!!

        By Katie

        from Eldersburg MD

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Highlighting & Contouring
          • Liquid
          • Multi-Use

          Comments about Real Techniques Expert Face Brush:

          I absolutely love this brush!!! I have had it for over two years and it still is my best makeup brush to date. Super easy to clean!

           
          5.0

          Love this brush

          By KB

          from Auburn,Al

          About Me Brand Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

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

          Cons

          • Wastes Make Up

          Best Uses

          • Liquid
          • Travel

          Comments about Real Techniques Expert Face Brush:

          Love it

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Creates a flawless complexion!

          By Melissa

          from Dallas, Texas

          About Me Budget Buyer

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

          • Applies Evenly
          • High Quality
          • Smooth Finish
          • Soft

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Liquid
            • Multi-Use

            Comments about Real Techniques Expert Face Brush:

            I have been using the brush for only 2 days, and have received 3 compliments from girlfriends on how smooth my makeup looks!

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            Love it

            By Laurie

            from Litchfield illinois

            About Me Budget Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Liquid
              • Multi-Use

              Comments about Real Techniques Expert Face Brush:

              Best one I've tried

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Will buy this again

              By Cherue

              from Conklin

              About Me Budget Buyer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Clean
              • High Quality
              • Soft
              • Versatile

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Liquid
                • Multi-Use

                Comments about Real Techniques Expert Face Brush:

                Used to even out foundation after application

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                4.0

                Great Product

                By Em

                from Las Cruces

                About Me Budget Buyer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Applies Evenly
                • Smooth Finish
                • Soft

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Liquid

                  Comments about Real Techniques Expert Face Brush:

                  Brush is fluffy and applying liquid foundation evenly.

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  I LOVE this brush!

                  By Mel

                  from South Carolina

                  About Me Budget Buyer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Liquid

                    Comments about Real Techniques Expert Face Brush:

                    I use this brush for my liquid foundation and it gives a perfect application! It's such a smooth finish and the brush is very soft.

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    I can see why everyone loves this brush

                    By Ash

                    from Reno

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Applies Evenly
                    • Cruelty-Free
                    • Easy To Clean
                    • High Quality
                    • Smooth Finish
                    • Soft

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Liquid
                      • Powder

                      Comments about Real Techniques Expert Face Brush:

                      This brush is amazing and I can't wait to try their other ones!!

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                      • Q:

                        Is your brand cruelty free?
                        Asked on 11/27/2017 by Jordan Hedley from undisclosed

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi Jordan,

                          Yes, our brand is cruelty free. We do not use any animal hair/natural hair for our brush bristles. They are a high quality synthetic called taklon and we believe they actually work even better than animal hair, so bonus! :)

                          Thanks.

                          Answered on 11/29/2017 by Brand Expert from Real Techniques
                      • Q:

                        Do you think this brush would work well with the BareMinerals powder foundation? If not, what other brushes would you recommend?
                        Asked on 8/27/2017 by Tasnim from undisclosed

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi Tasnim,

                          I think the Expert Face Brush would be great with BareMinerals powder. A bit part of the application of the powder is the buffing and blending, which this brush is *perfect* for.

                          Hope that helps!

                          Answered on 9/6/2017 by Brand Expert from Real Techniques
                      • Q:

                        Can I use this brush instead of the RT Powder Brush with my Mac Studio Fix Powder Foundation for fuller coverage?
                        Asked on 8/14/2017 by Maddi from USA

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          HI Maddi,

                          That literally is the exact combo I use and I love it. The Powder Brush is good if you want very light coverage, but if you're like me and want fuller, the Expert Face Brush is awesome for that.

                          Thanks!

                          Answered on 9/6/2017 by Brand Expert from Real Techniques
                      • Q:

                        Would this or the sculpting brush be better for liquid foundation. Also what would be the best blush brush in your collection.
                        Asked on 7/9/2017 by Jen from Foxborough MA

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi Jen,

                          I love the Expert Face Brush for liquid foundation. Overall, I've found the rounded (non-angled) brush head is better for all over application. You are definitely spot on for that one! :)

                          For the blush brush, I actually have two favorites, depending on the look. If you want overall rosy cheeks, color that looks like a natural hue, the Real Techniques Blush Brush is amazing (http://www.ulta.com/blush-brush?productId=xlsImpprod3220067). The tapered head gives you control, but not too contoured.

                          However, if you want very precise application, like color over a contour, the Sculpting Brush you mentioned (http://www.ulta.com/sculpting-brush?productId=xlsImpprod11861065) is awesome.

                          Hope that helps!

                          Answered on 7/20/2017 by Brand Expert from Real Techniques
                      • Q:

                        Can this brush be used for powder?
                        Asked on 6/28/2017 by Anu from undisclosed

                        1 answer

                      • Q:

                        Can this brush be used with a tinted moisturizer??Or will I need to use the Stippling Brush??
                        Asked on 6/3/2017 by BATWOMAN from US

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          HI Batwoman,

                          Great question! The Expert Face Brush is one of the most amazing brushes we make and can be used for just about anything! You could use it for tinted moisturizer, but I think that perhaps the bristles may be a bit too dense, and it might end up trapping the product in the bristles more than you would like. The Stippling Brush is a great alternative, based on how much more dispersed the bristles are.

                          You could also use our Foundation Brush - this is one that allows you to almost "paint" product onto your face, rather than buff in, and I think the cut and bristle type would work well with moisturizer. That item can be found here: http://www.ulta.com/foundation-brush?productId=xlsImpprod3220071

                          Thanks!

                          Answered on 6/6/2017 by Brand Expert from Real Techniques
                      • Q:

                        Hi I've been trying to find a brush that will help minimize the appearance of pores and wanted to invite if this brush or the stippling brush would be a better choice.
                        Asked on 4/27/2017 by Newbie from Manteca, CA

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi NEwbie,

                          This is one of our most awesome and amazing brushes that we have in this line - it's actually our #1 selling Real Techniques brush!

                          The bristles themselves are dense and short, which gives you very targeted coverage (more medium to full).

                          If you're looking for light to medium coverage, the other brush I might recommend comes in our Flawless Base Set (it's the larger Buffing Brush). I actually use that brush every single day - I like it because its bristles are a bit longer and not as dense, which gives me the really natural look I like. You can find that kit here:

                          http://www.ulta.com/flawless-base-set?productId=xlsImpprod15361243

                          Thanks!

                          Answered on 6/6/2017 by Brand Expert from Real Techniques
                      • Q:

                        When using with liquid foundation will this give you a more light to medium coverage? Or a medium to full coverage? Like are the bristles really stiff or fluffy at the top?
                        Asked on 3/23/2017 by Sopho from US

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi Sopho,

                          This is one of our most awesome and amazing brushes that we have in this line - it's actually our #1 selling Real Techniques brush!

                          The bristles themselves are dense and short, which gives you very targeted coverage (more medium to full).

                          If you're looking for light to medium coverage, the other brush I might recommend comes in our Flawless Base Set (it's the larger Buffing Brush). I actually use that brush every single day - I like it because its bristles are a bit longer and not as dense, which gives me the really natural look I like. You can find that kit here:

                          http://www.ulta.com/flawless-base-set?productId=xlsImpprod15361243

                          Thanks!

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

                        Which of your brushes would work best for the Tarte Rainforest of the Sea Water Foundation?
                        Asked on 3/19/2017 by McKendra from US

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi McKendra,

                          This is one of our most awesome and amazing brushes that we have in this line - it's actually our #1 selling Real Techniques brush! And one of the main reasons why is because it is so multi-functional in how you use it, but also the products you can use it with.

                          I think this would be an amazing brush for the Tarte Rainforest of the Sea Water Foundation. The other brush I might recommend comes in our Flawless Base Set (it's the larger Buffing Brush).

                          I actually use that brush every single day - I like it because its bristles are a bit longer and not as dense, which gives me the really natural look I like. You can find that kit here:

                          http://www.ulta.com/flawless-base-set?productId=xlsImpprod15361243

                          Thanks!

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

                        Can I use this brush to apply the Anastasia Beverly Hills stick foundation?
                        Asked on 3/16/2017 by vanessa from Tx

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi Vanessa

                          This is one of our most awesome and amazing brushes that we have in this line - it's actually our #1 selling Real Techniques brush! And one of the main reasons why is because it is so multi-functional. Not only can you use it for foundation, blush, etc, but it is one of the best blending brushes we have. So, yes, you could use it for applying stick foundation.

                          Thanks!

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