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EcoTools Recycled Aluminum Retractable Kabuki Brush

EcoTools

Recycled Aluminum Retractable Kabuki Brush

Item #: 2210251

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Case is made of recycled aluminum. Bristles are soft, cruelty free.
Dip in loose or pressed powder and tap of excess. Lightly blend makeup over entire face to create a smooth, soft finish. Also great for blush or bronzer

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EcoToolsRecycled Aluminum Retractable Kabuki Brush
 
4.4

(based on 418 reviews)

92%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Compact (297)
  • Easy to use (290)
  • Functional (271)
  • Soft bristles (256)
  • Great design (230)

Cons

  • Poor quality (17)
  • Heavy / bulky (10)
  • Sheds (9)
  • Doesn't work (7)
  • Hard to use (7)

Best Uses

  • Everyday (296)
  • Travel (241)
  • Going out (148)
  • Powder (40)
  • Multi-use (17)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Natural style (175), Classic style (116), Trendy style (40), Budget shopper (30), Brand buyer (10)

Reviewed by 418 customers

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5.0

I would buy this problem again!

By Nani

from Killeen Tx

About Me Brand Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Applies Evenly
  • High Quality
  • Smooth Finish
  • Soft

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Powder

    Comments about EcoTools Recycled Aluminum Retractable Kabuki Brush:

    This is super affordable and the bristles are so soft!!

     
    3.0

    Beginning

    By Mina

    from Houston

    About Me Brand Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Cruelty-Free
    • Smooth Finish
    • Soft

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Liquid
      • Powder
      • Travel

      Comments about EcoTools Recycled Aluminum Retractable Kabuki Brush:

      It is a great beginner brudh

       
      2.0

      Quality has gone down

      By Meagan

      from NC

      About Me Brand Buyer

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Soft

      Cons

      • Poor Quality
      • Uneven Application

      Best Uses

      • Powder

      Comments about EcoTools Recycled Aluminum Retractable Kabuki Brush:

      If you would've asked me a few months ago, I would have given this brush AMAZING reviews. However, I recently purchased a new one and the quality is terrible. The lid barely fits, the handle is flimsy. I feel like the brush is going to fall apart. And the bristles themselves are not as soft as the previous brush I had (which was supposed to be the same exact brush). I usually buy all of my brushes from Ecotools due to their price and quality, but will be looking into other brands.

       
      5.0

      Absolute must have!

      By Jasmine C.

      from Jackson, MS

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Affordable
      • Applies Evenly
      • High Quality
      • Soft
      • Versatile

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Great for travel
        • Highlighting & Contouring
        • Powder
        • Travel

        Comments about EcoTools Recycled Aluminum Retractable Kabuki Brush:

        Love that it I s retractable. Great quality product that is soft and easy to use. I use mine for powder contour, setting and finishing powder.

        (0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

         
        1.0

        difficult to use -

        By Ronnie

        from New Orleans

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

          Cons

          • Poor Quality

          Best Uses

            Comments about EcoTools Recycled Aluminum Retractable Kabuki Brush:

            Unfortunately this product requires extra streps to "retract" the brush. If you don't take these steps hairs of the brush get crushed by the cap. It's a very odd design. I don't recommend.

             
            3.0

            Needs to be a little taller

            By Ross

            from Anderson, SC

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

              Cons

              • Too Small

              Best Uses

                Comments about EcoTools Recycled Aluminum Retractable Kabuki Brush:

                The only con I have is that it is too small. It needs to be a little taller. I love the brush itself.

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Great brush

                By Busy bee Hughes

                from Richmond Virginia

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Applies Evenly
                • High Quality

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Powder

                  Comments about EcoTools Recycled Aluminum Retractable Kabuki Brush:

                  Great brush, works well with powder foundation

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Good brush and less expensive

                  By Shelly

                  from Traverse City, MI

                  About Me Budget Buyer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Applies Evenly
                  • Soft

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Powder
                    • Travel

                    Comments about EcoTools Recycled Aluminum Retractable Kabuki Brush:

                    This brush is half the cost of other more expensive brushes but works fine with loose powder foundation. Comes with a cover to protect bristles. Lasts long time.

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    2.0

                    :-(

                    By xoem

                    from Chicago

                    Comments about EcoTools Recycled Aluminum Retractable Kabuki Brush:

                    Amazing brush- the only complaint I have is that the aluminum casing fell apart instantly and now I only have the brush insert.

                     
                    5.0

                    Love the retractable brush, would. Buy it again!!!

                    By Lillian

                    from Arlington heights il

                    About Me Budget Buyer

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

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

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Travel

                      Comments about EcoTools Recycled Aluminum Retractable Kabuki Brush:

                      To brush face with powder

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                      • Q:

                        Can this product be used for loose mineral powder foundation?
                        Asked on 1/19/2017 by Laura from US

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi Laura,

                          I do love a kabuki brush for a lot of different things, and it would be an amazing brush for loose powder because of how lightly packed and fluffy the bristles are - they would give you that light, but flawless coverage

                          Thanks!

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

                        Would this brush be able to be used for contouring and bronzing?
                        Asked on 1/4/2017 by Abbey from Portland, US

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi Abbey,

                          I do love me a kabuki brush for a lot of different things, and it would be an amazing brush for a bronzer because of how lightly packed and fluffy the bristles are - they would give you that natural glow you're looking for.

                          However, I probably wouldn't recommend it for contouring - you need something with a bit more precision and something that has a bit more of an angular cut. My best recommendation is a brush from our sister brand, Real Techniques. We make a Sculpting Brush in that line that is absolutely amazing for contouring - you can find it here: http://www.ulta.com/sculpting-brush?productId=xlsImpprod11861065

                          That has the angles, the smaller cut bristles and the dense packing that is perfect for creating a fierce contour!

                          Thanks.

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