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Benefit Cosmetics Hoola Matte Bronzer

Benefit Cosmetics

Hoola Matte Bronzer

Item #: 2160264 Size: 0.28 oz

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Dust this award-winning bronzing powder over your chin, cheeks and forehead for a healthy, natural looking "tan" year-round. Complete with soft, natural-bristle cheek brush, it's pure matte color...no sparkle or shine!

This best-selling matte bronzer is every makeup artist's secret weapon for contouring, sculpting & defining feature.

Hoola is the #1 best-selling Prestige Bronzer in the US*

*Source: The NPD Group, Inc. / BeautyTrends, US Prestige Makeup Item Dollar Sales, January 2015 - December 2015

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Apply Hoola under cheekbones to sculpt & define. Use short brush strokes from the top of the cheekbone down towards the chin for an easy, everyday contoured look. Use it with:Watt's Up and Coralista.

Beauty tip: This is a matte bronzer that is every makeup artist's secret weapon for contouring, sculpting & defining features. Apply Hoola & Watt's Up together - a perfect contouring pair!
Talc, Iron Oxides (CI 77491-CI 77492-CI 77499), Zinc Stearate, Ethylhexyl Palmitate, Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Dimethicone, Manganese Violet (CI 77742), Methylparaben, Sodium Dehydroacetate, Boron Nitride, Propylparaben, Butylparaben.

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Benefit CosmeticsHoola Matte Bronzer
 
4.6

(based on 738 reviews)

96%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (567)
  • Blends easily (541)
  • Looks natural (527)
  • Good pigmentation (521)
  • Doesn't appear cakey (456)

Cons

  • Wears off easily (59)
  • Doesn't blend well (35)
  • Unnatural color (27)
  • Appears cakey (13)
  • Clogs pores (13)

Best Uses

  • Anytime (473)
  • Contouring & highlighting (433)
  • Hint of color (371)
  • Daytime (281)
  • Faking A tan (246)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Natural style (305), Classic style (220), Trendy style (136)
    • Skin Tone:
    • Medium (338), Fair (328), Deep (8)

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5.0

I love it !!❤️

By Yahaira

from Ca la habra

About Me Classic Style

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Blends Well
  • Easy To Apply
  • Easy To Take-off
  • Good Pigmentation
  • Lightweight
  • Long Lasting
  • Natural Looking
  • Noncomedogenic
  • Smooth

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Hoola Matte Bronzer:

      Love it ❤️

       
      5.0

      This is my go-to bronzer

      By Brooke

      from Minnesota

      About Me Trendy Style

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Blends Well
      • Easy To Apply
      • Easy To Take-off
      • Good Pigmentation
      • Long Lasting
      • Natural Looking
      • Smooth

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Everyday
        • Going Out
        • Sensitive Skin
        • Travel

        Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Hoola Matte Bronzer:

        I don't like bronzers that have shimmer or orangey/golden tones. This seems to be perfect. I do apply powder underneath so it doesn't look muddy and it's easier to blend. If I forget that step, I struggle to make it look natural.

        • Skin Tone:
        • Fair
         
        4.0

        Really nice quality

        By Zane S.

        from Los Angeles, CA

        About Me Natural Style

        Pros

        • Blends Well
        • Easy To Apply
        • Good Pigmentation
        • Lightweight
        • Long Lasting

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • All Skin Types
          • Going Out

          Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Hoola Matte Bronzer:

          This bronzer is great but it does apply very dark so you need to be careful when applying. I use this bronzer for my dance competitions every year and it has not seemed to disappoint! 10/10

          • Skin Tone:
          • Medium
           
          4.0

          I like it alot

          By Tf

          from San diego

          About Me Classic Style

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Blends Well
          • Good Pigmentation
          • Lightweight
          • Long Lasting
          • Natural Looking
          • Smooth

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • All Skin Types

            Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Hoola Matte Bronzer:

            Its a geat color and it doesnt look cakey

            • Skin Tone:
            • Fair
             
            5.0

            I would buy this again!

            By Hollie

            from Springfield, il

            About Me Natural Style

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Blends Well
            • Easy To Apply
            • Easy To Take-off
            • Good Pigmentation
            • Lightweight
            • Long Lasting
            • Natural Looking
            • Noncomedogenic
            • Smooth

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • All Skin Types
              • Everyday
              • Going Out
              • Sensitive Skin
              • Travel

              Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Hoola Matte Bronzer:

              I bought this instead of getting new foundation for my summer skin tone. I apply my regular foundation then contour with this and blend it in. This looks very natural.

              • Skin Tone:
              • Fair
               
              5.0

              Love the Hoola Matte Bronzer

              By Alley Cat

              from Richmond, TX

              About Me Natural Style

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Blends Well
              • Easy To Apply
              • Easy To Take-off
              • Good Pigmentation
              • Lightweight
              • Long Lasting
              • Natural Looking
              • Noncomedogenic
              • Smooth

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • All Skin Types
                • Everyday
                • Travel

                Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Hoola Matte Bronzer:

                This cute, smartly packaged product is just the right size to carry in your makeup bag. It is a must have as far as I'm concerned. It gets rid of that unwanted shine and blends beautifully.

                • Skin Tone:
                • Medium
                 
                5.0

                I love it!

                By GG

                from Vacaville

                Verified Buyer

                Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Hoola Matte Bronzer:

                Feels great!

                 
                5.0

                Best bronzer ever

                By Sherri

                from Georgia

                Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Hoola Matte Bronzer:

                I apply it with a professional brush as a contour/blush and it is awesome. Gives you definition without looking overdone. I top off the apples of my cheeks with a light pink blush and it looks amazing. Benefit cosmetics are quality you can see and feel!

                 
                5.0

                Perfect bronzer

                By Caity

                from Las Vegas

                About Me Classic Style

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Blends Well
                • Easy To Apply
                • Easy To Take-off
                • Good Pigmentation
                • Lightweight
                • Long Lasting
                • Natural Looking
                • Noncomedogenic
                • Smooth

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • All Skin Types
                  • Everyday
                  • Going Out
                  • Sensitive Skin
                  • Travel

                  Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Hoola Matte Bronzer:

                  Best bronzer no sparkle at all

                  • Skin Tone:
                  • Fair
                   
                  4.0

                  I would buy again.

                  By Dee

                  from Huntington Beach, CA

                  About Me Classic Style

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Apply
                  • Good Pigmentation
                  • Lightweight
                  • Natural Looking

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • All Skin Types
                    • Everyday

                    Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Hoola Matte Bronzer:

                    Included a brush that made it easy to apply.

                    • Skin Tone:
                    • Medium

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                    • Q:

                      How does this color compare to Too Faced Milk Chocolate?
                      Asked on 4/16/2016 by Carolyn from Boca Raton

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hello gorgeous! Our Hoola Matte bronzer is pure matte color, no sparkle or shine!

                        Answered on 4/21/2016 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      Do you apply this after or before the foundation?
                      Asked on 4/15/2016 by janet from Oxnard

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hello gorgeous! Our Hoola Matte bronzer can be worn alone or applied after foundation. Go get your glow on!

                        Answered on 4/21/2016 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      Does the blue brush come with this kit?
                      Asked on 3/22/2016 by Kellii from Glen Allen, VA

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi gorgeous! Yes the kit contains the soft natural-bristle cheek brush in blue.

                        Answered on 3/24/2016 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      I am very pale. I went into one of your stores and was told to buy this product. I have it now, but it appears very unnatural on my skin color. I have tried using a bronzing brush and the one it came with... should I try something else?
                      Asked on 3/21/2016 by Emily

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi gorgeous! Hoola Matte bronzer is the most natural bronzer out there! No red, no shimmer, no orange—you'll be contoured for days! Sweep across your chin, cheeks and forehead and always tap off excess powder to avoid too much color for a natural-looking tan. If you would like more of a "blush" to your skin I recommend our Dandelion Brightening Baby-Pink Blush (Item #: 2159837).

                        Answered on 3/22/2016 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      Is this product cruelty free
                      Asked on 3/11/2016 by Jen from Elkins wv

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        Here's Benefit's official brand response:

                        "Benefit does not test our products on animals.

                        Since 1989, the Perfumes & Cosmetics companies of LVMH group (including Benefit Cosmetics) have not performed any tests on animals for our products - this was implemented long before the 2013 official ban set by the European Union.

                        We are deeply committed to the elimination of animal testing. We're playing a leading role in developing alternative methods through our support of the "Fund for Alternatives to Animal Testing" in the United States. We also actively participate in validation studies of new alternative tests in the framework of the European cosmetics association, Cosmetics Europe. We are one of only a few companies to have invested in creating our own internal department to test raw materials and ingredients to further ensure the quality of our products and the satisfaction of our customers, which is our top priority.

                        We are hopeful that alternative testing methods will be adopted worldwide and we will see an end to animal testing."

                        Answered on 5/18/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                    • Q:

                      What is the undertone of this bronzer? Is it more suited for cool skinned, warm skinned or neutral ?
                      Asked on 1/3/2016 by Michele

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hoola Matte Bronzer is neutral, gorgeous!

                        xoxo, B

                        Answered on 1/13/2016 by Product POREfessional from Benefit Cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      Will this product show up on tan skin tone? I'm afraid this product won't show up on my skin.
                      Asked on 12/13/2015 by Jamie from Union City, CA

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hoola looks great on all complexions, gorgeous!

                        xoxo, B

                        Answered on 12/14/2015 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      Hi
                      Is this suitable for medium Indian complexion
                      Thank you
                      Asked on 9/20/2015 by 2002 from US

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hoola looks great on all complexions, gorgeous!

                        xoxo, B

                        Answered on 9/28/2015 by Product POREfessional from Benefit Cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      which provides the most natural look, Dallas or Hoola?
                      Asked on 8/27/2015 by Bella

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi gorgeous!

                        Both dallas and hoola are natural-looking face powders. Hoola is our pure matte award-winning bronzing powder. Dallas is a sheer wash of dusty rose that can be used as a bronzer or a blush!

                        xoxo, B

                        Answered on 8/28/2015 by Product POREfessional from Benefit Cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      How many ounces does this product contain?
                      Asked on 5/25/2015 by Lily from Carrollton, TX

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi gorgeous!

                        The weight of hoola is 8.0 Net wt. 0.28 oz.

                        xoxo, B

                        Answered on 5/26/2015 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
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