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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 2199 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 (361)

    Cons

    • Heavy / bulky (83)
    • Sheds (35)
    • Poor quality (31)
    • Doesn't work (24)
    • Causes streaks (22)

    Best Uses

    • Everyday (1423)
    • Going out (644)
    • Travel (525)
    • Liquid (301)
    • Multi-use (149)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (12)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Natural style (720), Classic style (556), Trendy style (274), Budget shopper (264), Brand buyer (107)

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    5.0

    Love this product

    By Mj

    from Clarksville tn

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Liquid

      Comments about Real Techniques Expert Face Brush:

      Great !

       
      5.0

      Great for applying foundation

      By sandbreese

      from chicago suburbs

      About Me Brand Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Applies Evenly
      • Easy To Clean
      • Soft

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Liquid

        Comments about Real Techniques Expert Face Brush:

        I really like this foundation brush. I've used it with several brands of liquid foundation and it applies well and is very soft. I've also cleaned it once already too and it was easy to clean and didn't stain at all.

         
        3.0

        Good priced item

        By Kmdanae

        from Yulee, Florida

        About Me Budget Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Clean
        • Soft
        • Versatile

        Cons

        • Poor Quality
        • Uneven Application

        Best Uses

        • Liquid
        • Powder

        Comments about Real Techniques Expert Face Brush:

        I use this product to put in my foundation. I like that I don't have to use a sponge, but I find that this brush sheds a bit more than my other brushes and the bristles stick to my face

         
        5.0

        Amazing powder foundation brush!!!

        By Ashley

        from Rifle co

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Applies Evenly
        • High Quality
        • Smooth Finish
        • Soft

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Powder

          Comments about Real Techniques Expert Face Brush:

          Love this brush!! I got this brush to replace by bare minerals brush and it is almost better than the spendy bm brush.

           
          4.0

          Good for Price

          By Belle Trump

          from Texas

          About Me Brand Buyer

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

          • Easy To Clean
          • Soft

          Cons

          • Highlights Dry Patches

          Best Uses

          • Liquid

          Comments about Real Techniques Expert Face Brush:

          This brush is great for the low price. It gets the job done (and wastes less product than the BeautyBlender). The bristles are very soft, and the brush overall feels very nice. I like the application.

          The only reason I deducted one star was due to it drawing attention to my dry patches. I have combination skin, and sometimes I get flaky/dry skin by my chin, but it can nearly always be covered by using a BeautyBlender. When I used this brush, it made them much more noticeable and I had to use more product and powder, but ultimately I would only use the BeautyBlender for that part. It does a better job with dry patches.

          I would purchase again.

           
          5.0

          I love this brush-applies my foundation perfectly

          By Ulta In-store Consumer

          from Columbia, MO

          About Me Budget Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Applies Evenly
          • Smooth Finish
          • Soft

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Multi-Use

            Comments about Real Techniques Expert Face Brush:

            I use this brush to apply my foundation. I applies foundation evenly and it FEELS SO GOOD!

             
            5.0

            Do the job. Feel good.

            By Ldyredose

            from Tampa, FL

            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 love It with my liquid Neutrogena foundation

               
              5.0

              Love it!!!

              By SG

              from Montgomery TX

              About Me Budget Buyer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Applies Evenly
              • High Quality
              • Smooth Finish
              • Soft

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Liquid

                Comments about Real Techniques Expert Face Brush:

                Apply foundation

                 
                5.0

                Great product

                By Chyna

                from Delaware

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Applies Evenly
                • Smooth Finish
                • Soft

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Liquid

                  Comments about Real Techniques Expert Face Brush:

                  Applying liquid foundation

                  (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Amazing!

                  By Cupcake

                  from Orem Utah

                  About Me Budget Buyer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Applies Evenly
                  • Cruelty-Free
                  • High Quality
                  • Smooth Finish
                  • Soft

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Powder

                    Comments about Real Techniques Expert Face Brush:

                    I am not at all a beauty expert!! So I love this brush cause it basically does the work for me!!!

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                    • 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
                    • Q:

                      Just wondering how dense this brush is. Sometimes brushes just push product around your face rather than blending it. I want to use this brush as a post-setting powder blender. Would it be good for that or do you have a better brush for that purpose? Thanks!
                      Asked on 2/25/2017 by Jazz from US

                      1 answer

                    • Q:

                      I'm looking for a brush to use with the Hourglass vanish foundation stick. Would this be a good option or is there another brush that isn't expensive but would be better?
                      Asked on 2/19/2017 by JulesH from Saco, MAINE

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi Jules,

                        I think you will really like the Real Techniques Expert Face Brush. This brush is perfect with all different kinds of foundation types: sticks, creams, liquids, mousses, etc. And the great thing about Real Techniques brushes is that you don't have to pay a lot of money to get a truly awesome brush that will serve you well!

                        Hope that helps!

                        Answered on 4/21/2017 by Brand Expert from Real Techniques
                    • Q:

                      Hello! I was wondering if this brush was good for powder, blush, highlighter and bronzer? Could it work for all of them as long as I take care of the brush? Thanks!!
                      Asked on 2/17/2017 by jaimilia from U. S.

                      1 answer

                    • Q:

                      Would this brush be good for applying cream blush. Thanks.
                      Asked on 2/10/2017 by Maddy from New York

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi Maddy,

                        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 cream blush.

                        One other brush that I *love* when I'm doing contouring or blush is our Real Techniques Sculpting Brush (http://www.ulta.com/sculpting-brush?productId=xlsImpprod11861065). The bristles on this brush are very similar to the Expert Face brush, but I love how they are cut at an angle, so you can really work to highlight and enhance your cheekbones.

                        Either way, I think you will be happy with the brush's performance!

                        Thanks!

                        Answered on 2/16/2017 by Brand Expert from Real Techniques
                    • Q:

                      How often am I supposed to wash the brush?
                      Asked on 1/16/2017 by Champagnemelii from Dallas, Tx

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi Champagnemelii,

                        Awesome question! Cleaning your brushes is so important to keep them in good quality, and to keep getting the performance you want out of them.

                        I'm slightly obsessive when it comes to cleaning my brushes. For the ones I use daily, I clean them every week. For the ones I use not as often (like my eye brushes, or if I don't do contouring regularly), I clean them every 3-4 weeks, depending on use.

                        Basically, it depends on how often you use your brushes and how much product you use on them. I'm pretty heavy on foundation, concealer, powder and blush - so those 4-5 brushes, I clean a lot.

                        If you have a sponge, like our Miracle Complexion Sponge, you want to clean that every week, even if you're not using it a lot. You also want to replace it every 60-90 days.

                        We have two great cleansers: the first is from Real Techniques and it's a more heavy-duty cleanser for those brushes you use a lot. You can find it here: http://www.ulta.com/deep-cleansing-gel?productId=xlsImpprod13121017

                        We also have a cleanser from our sister brand, EcoTools, that's a bit gentler and has more eco-friendly ingredients (I use this one all the time): http://www.ulta.com/makeup-brush-cleansing-shampoo?productId=xlsImpprod13501085&sku=2297645&_requestid=543623

                        EcoTools also makes these cool makeup wipes for in-between your deep cleans. You can find that here: http://www.ulta.com/makeup-brush-cleansing-cloths?productId=xlsImpprod13731033

                        Hope all that helps!

                        Answered on 1/17/2017 by Brand Expert from Real Techniques
                    • Q:

                      Would this brush work well for airbrush foundation?
                      Asked on 12/15/2016 by make-up newbie from pcb, fl

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi Make-Up Newbie,

                        Great question! This brush is one of our best sellers mainly because it is perfect for just about every kind of foundation. So, yes - this would work well with an airbrush foundation!

                        Thanks!

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

                      Hello! I was just wondering if this would work well with the makeup forever hd stick foundation? And if not do you have a suggestion? Thanks!
                      Asked on 12/8/2016 by Meagan from Henderson NV

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi Meagan,

                        This is one of our most popular brushes and works very well with just about every foundation. It blends absolutely beautifully, which is the most important thing a foundation brush can do. I think you'll be very happy with how this works.

                        Thanks!

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