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Real Techniques Retractable Lip Brush

Real Techniques

Retractable Lip Brush

Item #: 2269628

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Get "gorgeous on the go" with Real Techniques' new Retractable Lip Brush! This brush features an ulta-firm tapered tip that applies color smoothly and expertly lines the contours of the lip for added definition. The retractable brush and lid protects the plush bristles and lets you toss this in your purse or handbag for use while you're on the go!

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Real TechniquesRetractable Lip Brush
 
4.0

(based on 100 reviews)

83%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (71)
  • Soft bristles (65)
  • Compact (56)
  • Functional (55)
  • Great design (49)

Cons

  • Poor quality (10)
  • Hard to use (4)
  • Uneven application (3)

Best Uses

  • Everyday (67)
  • Travel (47)
  • Going out (40)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Classic style (38), Natural style (31), Trendy style (9), Budget shopper (6)

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4.0

Over all i like it and would recommend it.

By Rabia R.

from Atlanta. GA

About Me Budget Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

  • the point is too thick for lining lips

Best Uses

  • Liquid
  • Multi-Use
  • Powder
  • Travel

Comments about Real Techniques Retractable Lip Brush:

Retractable and a cover is a good feature. The only thing is that it should have been more pointed for crisp lining. It is multi purpose, use it for lips, to apply eye shadow on the lower lid, apply powder on the lower side of the nostril basically hard to reach areas. Over all i like it and would recommend it.

 
4.0

Great for its price

By Yuki

from Santa Cruz

About Me Budget Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Cruelty-Free
  • Easy To Clean
  • Soft

Cons

  • Uneven Application

Best Uses

  • Liquid
  • Multi-Use

Comments about Real Techniques Retractable Lip Brush:

I use this with lip gloss

 
5.0

Convinient Applicator

By Azucar

from Bellwood, IL

About Me Budget Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Travel

    Comments about Real Techniques Retractable Lip Brush:

    I bought this retractable lip brush because I wanted to make sure that I didn't have a mess in my purse and it does the job, when you remove the plastic cover the brush retracts out and when you place the plastic cover the brush hides. For the price (a little over $6.00) is was a great find.

     
    5.0

    Time to replace my lip brush - this did the trick

    By MeInColorado

    from Denver

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Applies Evenly
    • High Quality

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Highlighting & Contouring

      Comments about Real Techniques Retractable Lip Brush:

      Hard to find lip brushes these days and no need to spend double.

       
      5.0

      I would definitely buy again!

      By Sara

      from Little Rock, AR

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

      • Wastes Make Up

      Best Uses

        Comments about Real Techniques Retractable Lip Brush:

        Amazing product

         
        5.0

        Excellent product, the brush is firm and thickness, perfect

        By Charo

        from Falls Church, VA

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Real Techniques Retractable Lip Brush:

        no comments

         
        1.0

        Not Again

        By Katie Co.

        from Knoxville, TN

        About Me Budget Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Soft

        Cons

        • Poor Quality
        • Too Small
        • Uneven Application
        • Wastes Make Up

        Best Uses

        • Concealer
        • Lipstick

        Comments about Real Techniques Retractable Lip Brush:

        Not a good purchase, I like to find products for cheap that still work well. This one is not on that list.

         
        1.0

        I would NOT recommend

        By Ash

        from Hawaii

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

          Cons

          • Causes Streaks
          • Uneven Application

          Best Uses

            Comments about Real Techniques Retractable Lip Brush:

            I did not like this lip brush, it did not apply product evenly and it also did not apply it nicely around edges of lips.. I love all my other real techniques brushes, but NOT this one.

             
            1.0

            Shape is not good for lips

            By Betty

            from Modesto, CA

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

              Cons

              • Causes Streaks
              • Feels Rough On Skin
              • Hard to get a crisp line on the edge of lips
              • Too fluffy

              Best Uses

                Comments about Real Techniques Retractable Lip Brush:

                I like the idea of a travel friendly lip brush, but the dual fiber bristles cause a streaky application and it is imposible to outle the thips with it.

                 
                5.0

                I am pleased with the selection

                By Kay

                from Littleton, Co

                Verified Buyer

                Comments about Real Techniques Retractable Lip Brush:

                The lip brush is perfect. The buffer is great

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                7 Questions | 7 Answers
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                • Q:

                  Will this work as a concealer brush?
                  Asked on 7/16/2016 by Milena

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Hi Milena,

                    Thanks for your question. One of the best things about the Real Techniques brushes is that they are so multi-functional, so the answer to your question is Yes, you can use this for a concealer brush! This would work well for smaller areas that you're looking to mask or conceal (since the brush head is so small).

                    Two other options for you, too, are: the actual Real Techniques concealer brush (found here - http://www.ulta.com/concealer-brush?productId=xlsImpprod11861067), or one that I love is our Real Techniques Setting Brush (http://www.ulta.com/setting-brush?productId=xlsImpprod4260019&sku=2244504&_requestid=6302700). The Setting Brush does have a larger head on it, but it's perfect for applying product directly to the area, then feathering it out to blend.

                    Hope those suggestions help!

                    Thanks! :)

                    Answered on 7/17/2016 by Brand Expert from Real Techniques
                • Q:

                  Hi :-) What are the bristles made of?
                  Thank u :-)
                  Asked on 4/18/2016 by pigletbunny from Vancouver, BC

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Hi pigletbunny (I love your name, btw):

                    The bristles on this brush are made from a synthetic fiber called taklon. They are cruelty-free and we feel they provide a better application than natural hair brushes.

                    Thanks!

                    Answered on 4/22/2016 by Brand Expert from Real Techniques
                • Q:

                  Does this work well to make a precise and thin line to line the lips?
                  Asked on 2/27/2016 by Caseycat from Michigan

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Hi Caseycat,

                    Thanks for your question! The bristles on this brush are very firm and will allow you to get a nice line & definition on your lips; however, if your lips are thin (like mine are), I find that a sharp lip pencil will give me slightly better and more precise results.

                    However, I love this brush for filling in and re-apply throughout the day. And, the fact that it's retractable means I can put product on the brush before I go, then just pull it out of my bag & the product's already on there. Awesome!

                    Thanks!

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

                  Can this brush be used for eyeshadow as well, or is it too small for eyeshadow application?
                  Asked on 12/10/2015 by Maira Z

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    It is a bit too small for eyeshadow application! :-)

                    Answered on 12/10/2015 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                • Q:

                  How long is the brush with the cap on?
                  Asked on 10/3/2015 by Beauty on the Run from Queens, NY

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    The length of the brush with cap is 4.91".

                    Answered on 10/7/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                • Q:

                  What should be the proper way to clean this brush? Thanks.
                  Asked on 9/2/2014 by VenusKitty from Marietta, GA

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    We recommend spritzing with brush cleaner spray in between uses. Each week, shampoo your brush using a brush shampoo or mild hair shampoo. Lather and rinse with cool water until the water runs clear. Lay flat to dry.

                    Answered on 9/7/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                • Q:

                  Will this work as a lipstick brush?
                  Asked on 6/1/2014 by TexaPat from Fort Worth, TX

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    Yes, this brush works wonderfully to apply your lipstick, lip gloss, or lip stain.

                    Answered on 6/2/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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