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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 93 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 (9)
  • Hard to use (4)

Best Uses

  • Everyday (67)
  • Travel (45)
  • Going out (40)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Classic style (38), Natural style (31), Trendy style (9)

Reviewed by 93 customers

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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

           
          5.0

          I would buy this again

          By cj

          from houston

          Verified Buyer

          Comments about Real Techniques Retractable Lip Brush:

          This is a great item

           
          1.0

          Frustrating brush

          By Sandy

          from San Diego, CA

          Verified Reviewer

          Comments about Real Techniques Retractable Lip Brush:

          The material the holder is made of and the brush are great, love the color and the brush is very precise. But absolutely would NEVER buy this bc of the design. I bought two on my first try unfortunately.

          The cap falls off like it doesn't even belong ALL THE TIME! I thought this was perfect because I could throw it in my purse, but HA! The brush is not retractable, there's just a metal piece that slips up over it but does not stay in place. When the cap goes on it pushes it back down and then the cap just falls off defeating the whole purpose of both the retractable piece and cap! There is no spring part to this to make it stay on like with a different brush I had to buy. No clicking closed tab, screwing closed part to make the cap stay on. It stained my wallet on the first toss in the bag. And the cap does not stay on the other end when you open it either.

          It is a basic lip brush.

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          I would buy this again

          By Julie

          from Waco Texas

          About Me Natural Style

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Functional
          • Soft Bristles

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Going Out

            Comments about Real Techniques Retractable Lip Brush:

            I used for the first time and loved it

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Yes

            By Sher

            from University Hts., Ohio

            About Me Classic Style

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Compact
            • Easy To Use
            • Functional
            • Great Design
            • Soft Bristles

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Going Out

              Comments about Real Techniques Retractable Lip Brush:

              It is very easy to use & to store.

               
              4.0

              I world like more of this product.

              By Liz

              from Napa, Ca

              About Me Classic Style

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Compact
              • Easy To Use
              • Functional
              • Great Design
              • Soft Bristles

              Cons

              • The cap is a bit fragil

              Best Uses

              • Everyday
              • Going Out
              • Travel

              Comments about Real Techniques Retractable Lip Brush:

              The brush has a nice design, which renders a stylish touch.

               
              5.0

              Love the fact it has a cover

              By Lin

              from CT.

              About Me Classic Style

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Functional
              • Great Design
              • Soft Bristles

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Everyday

                Comments about Real Techniques Retractable Lip Brush:

                Very nice, nice cover

                 
                5.0

                Great Lip Brush

                By Chey

                from Atlanta Metro

                About Me Classic Style

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Use
                • Functional
                • Great Design
                • Soft Bristles

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Everyday
                  • Going Out
                  • Travel

                  Comments about Real Techniques Retractable Lip Brush:

                  Quality bristles! Perfect for getting the last part of a tube of lipstick! There is a lot of product below the rim!! Also great for shaping around the edges of your lips

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                  6 Questions | 6 Answers
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                  • 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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