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EcoTools Makeup Brush Cleansing Shampoo

EcoTools

Makeup Brush Cleansing Shampoo

Item #: 2297645 Size: 6.0 oz

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This dermatologist tested, hypoallergenic, EcoTools Makeup Brush Cleansing Shampoo is made with gentle plant-based ingredients, and is free of parabens, phthalates, and petroleum-based ingredients. After use, brushes will be left clean, soft and free of any oily residue. Shampoo is packaged in a 40% post-consumer recycled plastic bottle.

Features:

  • Removes more than 90% of makeup!*
  • Dermatologist Tested
  • Hypoallergenic


About the brand:

EcoTools is inspired by beauty inside and out and in the world around us. While we always want to look our best, we feel great when we can make socially responsible choices.

Here is how EcoTools is Living Beautifully through their makeup brushes:

  • Cruelty-free bristles are made with soft, synthetic fibers that are never tested on animals
  • Recycled aluminum bronze ferrules bring a gorgeous pop of color to each brush
  • Sleek and durable handles are made from sustainable bamboo
  • All brushes are packaged in reusable cosmetic cases for on-the-go beauty needs
  • Packaging is printed on 100% Tree Free Paper, made from 80% Bamboo and 20% Cotton Fiber
  • EcoTools annually donates $100,000 to a non-profit that improves the world we live in


*Laboratory tested and proven using a leading water-based foundation

Dampen bristles with lukewarm water. Squeeze a small amount of shampoo onto the brush, and gently rub bristles between your fingers to create a light lather. Rinse thoroughly. Continue until water runs clear. Squeeze excess water, reshape brush and lay flat to dry - do not stand brush upright.
Aqua (Water), Decyl Glucoside, Sodium Lauryl Sulfoacetate, Lauryl Glucoside, Glycerin, Sodium Phytate, Fragrance (Parfum), Citric Acid, Phenoxyethanol, Potassium Sorbate, Limonene, Linalool.

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EcoToolsMakeup Brush Cleansing Shampoo
 
4.6

(based on 236 reviews)

92%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to clean (62)
  • High quality (59)
  • Easy to use (43)
  • Cruelty-free (40)
  • Soft (32)

Cons

  • Too small (6)
  • Poor quality (4)

Best Uses

  • Everyday (19)
  • Multi-use (18)
  • Liquid (14)
  • Cleaning (6)
  • Cleaning brushes (5)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (91), Brand buyer (32), Natural style (20), Classic style (8), Trendy style (5)

Reviewed by 236 customers

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5.0

Great Cleaner

By Ryanne

from Charleston, WV

About Me Budget Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • High Quality

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about EcoTools Makeup Brush Cleansing Shampoo:

      I was looking for an inexpensive product to clean my brushes and sponges and this hit the mark. This shampoo cleaned both my bare minerals brushes as well as my eco-tool brushes excellently. My brushes literally looked new after they dried and they are just as soft and smooth as they were the day I bought them. A+ product!

       
      4.0

      Pretty Good Product

      By RetiredGymnast

      from Wichita Falls

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Cleans well

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • On any makeup brush

        Comments about EcoTools Makeup Brush Cleansing Shampoo:

        The brush cleanser works pretty well and doesn't dry the hairs of the brush. Regular hand soap dries the hairs, but this product you don't have to worry about it.

         
        5.0

        Amazing!

        By Katie_Lea

        from Wichita Falls, TX

        Comments about EcoTools Makeup Brush Cleansing Shampoo:

        Use this every week to clean all my brushes. it's cruelty free, and cleans them thoroughly. They always feel so soft after and my brushes stay in great condition. Will continue to buy and would definitely recommend to others. And the price is unbeatable. A little product goes a long way!

         
        5.0

        Love this brush cleaner!

        By Myrisagarcia

        from Denver, CO

        About Me Budget Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Clean
        • High Quality

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about EcoTools Makeup Brush Cleansing Shampoo:

            This is excellent for cleaning any and all of my makeup brushes. It took off a couple of months worth of makeup that had been caked onto my brushes! Will definitely buy again.

             
            5.0

            Amazing!

            By Katie

            from Las Vegas

            Pros

            • Applies Evenly
            • High Quality

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about EcoTools Makeup Brush Cleansing Shampoo:

                I do not usually write reviews but for this I had to! I have tried many make up brush cleansers and this is by far the best.

                 
                2.0

                very watery

                By ABCD

                from Florida

                About Me Budget Buyer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • smells good

                Cons

                • doesn't clean my brushes
                • too watery

                Best Uses

                  Comments about EcoTools Makeup Brush Cleansing Shampoo:

                  this was pretty costly for something that doesn't clean my brushes at all, very disappointed

                   
                  5.0

                  Love it

                  By Yayah

                  from Reading, PA

                  About Me Budget Buyer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Cruelty-Free
                  • High Quality
                  • Natural

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Cleaning

                    Comments about EcoTools Makeup Brush Cleansing Shampoo:

                    This product cleans brushes so well and it's mostly natural too.

                     
                    4.0

                    definitely better than using soap

                    By Renee

                    from Richmond, VA

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Applies Evenly
                    • Easy To Clean
                    • High Quality

                    Cons

                    • Too Small

                    Best Uses

                    • Liquid

                    Comments about EcoTools Makeup Brush Cleansing Shampoo:

                    Use this product to clean all my makeup brushes.

                     
                    5.0

                    I would and will continue to buy this product!

                    By Ashley

                    from Monroe MI

                    About Me Budget Buyer

                    Verified Reviewer

                    Pros

                    • A little bit goes a long way
                    • Nice smell!

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about EcoTools Makeup Brush Cleansing Shampoo:

                        I put a small amount of this into a little jar I had, I wet my brush a bit then gave it a few swirls. I rinsed again in the water then blotted on a paper towel. Best brush cleaner I have ever used. My brushes felt like brand new again. The best part a little bit goes a long way!

                         
                        4.0

                        Decent product.

                        By Michelle

                        from New Orleans, LA

                        About Me Brand Buyer

                        Verified Buyer

                        Comments about EcoTools Makeup Brush Cleansing Shampoo:

                        This product works fairly well. I have been cleaning my brushes with vinegar and dish soap but it just was not working at all. This cleaned most of the make up out of the brushes. There is still a little left over but its done a much better job than anything else I have tried.

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                        8 Questions | 8 Answers
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                        • Q:

                          Can this cleaner be used with brushes that are made with synthetic fibers?
                          Asked on 1/15/2017 by Steecat from Yuma, Az

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Hi Steecat,

                            Thanks for your question! All of our EcoTools and Real Techniques brush bristles are synthetic, and this was designed to work perfectly with both synthetic and natural hair bristles.

                            Hope that helps!

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

                          Can this be used on other brand brushes or is it only recommended for Ecotools?
                          Asked on 1/13/2017 by Michelle from SC

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Hi Michelle,

                            Great question - this cleanser is one of my personal favorites because of how gentle it is, but also how effective it is too! You should be able to use this with no problem on any of the makeup brushes in your bag.

                            Thanks!

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

                          I was wondering if this was okay for people to use with sensitive skin!?
                          Asked on 12/30/2016 by RayRay from Roseland Louisiana

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Hi Ray Ray,

                            As with everything, it's probably best if you consult your dermatologist before using, but I can tell you that this is formulated with ingredients that are a bit less harsh than some of the other makeup brush cleansers that are out there. And, while I'm not a doctor, I think that would lessen any skin irritations, etc that you might experience.

                            Hope that helps!

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

                          Will this condition my brushes or dry them out?
                          Asked on 8/2/2016 by abby from United States

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Hi Abby,

                            Great question. This brush is specifically formulated with gentler ingredients to ensure that your brushes and sponges do not dry out. I use this shampoo to clean my brushes every week and LOVE the performance I get from them after I clean them. While we don't claim that this "conditions" your brushes, I do think mine feel softer after cleaning, definitely!

                            Thanks - hope that helps!

                            Answered on 8/22/2016 by Brand Expert from Real Techniques
                        • Q:

                          will the brushes still be as soft as they were when I got them after using this product?
                          Asked on 7/7/2016 by Grace from US

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Hi Grace,

                            Such a good question and love to hear that you're cleaning your brushes! This brush shampoo is specifically formulated to be as eco-friendly as possible, which means that the ingredients used are going to keep your brushes as soft as possible. I use this every week to clean my brushes and I think they are still as soft as when I got them!

                            Hope that helps!

                            Answered on 7/10/2016 by Brand Expert from Real Techniques
                        • Q:

                          After using it on your brushes can it cause your face to break out?
                          Asked on 6/25/2016 by Mackenzie

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Hi Mackenzie,

                            Thanks for your question.

                            This cleanser has been dermatologist tested and is hypoallergenic. Because it's also made with gentle plant-based ingredients, and is free of parabens, phthalates, and petroleum-based ingredients, it should not cause your skin to break out. Just ensure that you wash, rinse and dry your brushes thoroughly.

                            Thanks!

                            Answered on 7/6/2016 by Brand Expert from Real Techniques
                        • Q:

                          Will this shampoo kill bacteria?
                          Asked on 4/28/2016 by Glynn from W.berlin

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Hi Glynn,

                            Good question - I actually had to ask the people who formulated the shampoo about that, so I learned something too today! :)

                            They told me that the Makeup Brush Shampoo is just a cleanser for the brushes, and does not contain any antibacterial agents. The shampoo will wash away buildup (including bacteria), but isn't designed to kill bacteria.

                            Hope that helps!

                            Answered on 4/29/2016 by Brand Expert from Real Techniques
                        • Q:

                          can you use this on sponges?
                          Asked on 2/18/2016 by chacej from NJ

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Hi Chacej,

                            Yes, this is great for use on sponges. As with any type of cleanser, just make sure you rinse thoroughly and squeeze any excess liquid off your sponge and allow to dry.

                            Thanks!

                            Answered on 2/29/2016 by Brand Expert from Real Techniques
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