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Real Techniques Powder Brush

Real Techniques

Powder Brush

Item #: 2229996

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Great looks start with a flawless base. Evenly apply powders and mineral foundations for smooth, high-definition results:

  • Look pixel-perfect even in harsh light
  • Ultra-plush, synthetic taklon bristles are hand-cut and 100% cruelty-free
  • Self-standing for easy storage
  • Extended aluminum handle is light and easy to use


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Real TechniquesPowder Brush
 
4.6

(based on 772 reviews)

96%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Soft bristles (349)
  • Easy to use (304)
  • Functional (265)
  • Great design (256)
  • Blends well (228)

Cons

  • Heavy / bulky (85)
  • Doesn't work (10)
  • Poor coverage (7)
  • Messy (6)
  • Hard to use (5)

Best Uses

  • Everyday (344)
  • All skin types (190)
  • Going out (135)
  • Travel (76)
  • Normal skin (45)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (224), Natural style (161), Classic style (128), Brand buyer (114), Trendy style (65)

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5.0

would definitely buy it again.

By Ms:make up junky

from Daly City

About Me Brand Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Blends Well

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Real Techniques Powder Brush:

      Loving this brand....worth every penny!!...

       
      4.0

      LOvEd iT!

      By Kika

      from San Ysidro, CA

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Blends Well
      • Doesn't Settle In Creases

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • All Skin Types

        Comments about Real Techniques Powder Brush:

        It's so FLUFFY!!

         
        5.0

        Love it!

        By Kate

        from Indiana

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Blends Well
        • Controls Shine
        • Covers Well
        • Doesn't Settle In Creases
        • Easy To Apply
        • Lightweight
        • Long-Lasting
        • Silky Finish

        Cons

        • Nothing!

        Best Uses

        • Acne Prone Skin
        • All Skin Types
        • Dry Skin
        • Normal Skin
        • Oily Skin
        • Sensitive Skin

        Comments about Real Techniques Powder Brush:

        I use this powder brush with Too Faced foundation and it goes on beautifully! Love this brush! Won't ever buy another one!

         
        5.0

        Great coverage

        By Sydney E.

        from Nashville, TN

        About Me Budget Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Blends Well
        • Covers Well
        • Easy To Apply
        • Lightweight

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Normal Skin
          • Sensitive Skin

          Comments about Real Techniques Powder Brush:

          Looking for a less expensive brush to replace my old Bare Minerals brush. Really like this one.

           
          4.0

          Great brush

          By Katryna

          from Portland, OR

          About Me Brand Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Covers Well
          • Easy To Apply

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • All Skin Types

            Comments about Real Techniques Powder Brush:

            I use this for my finishing powder and it works well. Is however occasionally pokey/scratchy to my face but is usually soft. Overall though I love it, it's very fluffy.

             
            5.0

            Can't go wrong

            By Malli

            from Miami, FL

            About Me Brand Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Blends Well
            • Cleans easely, great size for traveling, light
            • Controls Shine
            • Covers Well
            • Doesn't Settle In Creases
            • Easy To Apply
            • Lightweight
            • Long-Lasting
            • Silky Finish
            • These brushes from real techniques are the best

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Acne Prone Skin
              • All Skin Types
              • Dry Skin
              • Normal Skin
              • Oily Skin
              • Sensitive Skin

              Comments about Real Techniques Powder Brush:

              The brand is top quality. This brush and all real technique brushes I have do amazing work. Wash super easy, great for make up artist and for the regular on the go working women. I also recommend them for starters since they are well balanced, the hair is good to be use wet or dry. Cream or powder.
              Great brush all together. Great prices, specially if purchase at Ulta on the buy one get the other 50% off! LOL!

               
              5.0

              Love it

              By Erin

              from Longview wa

              About Me Budget Buyer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Blends Well
              • Covers Well
              • Lightweight

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • All Skin Types

                Comments about Real Techniques Powder Brush:

                So soft! I usually buy the cheap elf powder brushes, but I bought this one on a whim. I'm never looking back! The bristles are so soft and it applies my make up evenly and smoothly. I use it for powder and blending my blush and contour out a little.

                 
                5.0

                Love this brush so much! It's so soft!

                By Vane

                from Miami, FL

                About Me Brand Buyer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Blends Well
                • Covers Well
                • Lightweight

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • All Skin Types

                  Comments about Real Techniques Powder Brush:

                  This brush is great! It's so soft and fluffy and the perfect powder brush.

                   
                  5.0

                  Love it

                  By Chi

                  from Ellicott City, MD

                  About Me Brand Buyer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Blends Well

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • All Skin Types

                    Comments about Real Techniques Powder Brush:

                    Perfect brush to apply my powder foundation. Since it spread so well, it minimizes the amount I need to apply.

                     
                    5.0

                    Great Brush

                    By Jessica

                    from Ashburn, VA

                    About Me Budget Buyer

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Blends Well
                    • Covers Well

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • All Skin Types

                      Comments about Real Techniques Powder Brush:

                      I use this for my bronzer and it works really well. Would definitely recommend this brush!

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                      • Q:

                        What kind of coverage can you get with this brush?
                        Asked on 3/24/2016 by Nat727 from Panorama city, ca

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          HI Nat727,

                          The great thing about our Real Techniques brushes is that they are designed to be the ideal tool for whatever look you are going for.. The Powder Brush has synthetic taklon bristles, custom cut and crimped for ideal pick-up and release of most powders. The brush enables you to build and blend to your optimum coverage level, from either a natural, soft-powder look to a flawless, airbrushed finish.

                          Thanks!

                          Hope that helps!

                          Answered on 3/24/2016 by Brand Expert from Real Techniques
                      • Q:

                        Can this brush be used to apply bronzer or powder foundation?
                        Asked on 3/9/2016 by bengalibarbie from NJ

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi Bengalibarbie,

                          Such a great question! The wonderful thing about almost all of our Real Techniques brushes is that they have multiple uses. So, to answer your question, yes! You can use this for powder foundation, but also to apply bronzer.

                          I actually use mine to apply bronzer since it is so plush, it gives me that sun-kissed finish that I want.

                          Thanks!

                          Answered on 3/10/2016 by Brand Expert from Real Techniques
                      • Q:

                        Can this brush be used for blending powder contour?
                        Asked on 2/28/2016 by Princess from New Orleans, LA

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi Princess,

                          Great question! Contouring & Sculpting are so on trend right now! I hadn't been asked this question before, so I went to our experts, Sam & Nic Chapman, the sisters behind the Real Techniques line, and asked them.

                          This Powder brush has quite a large, plush brush head and may not be the best brush for working to get the sculpted look you are going for. In terms of applying contour powder (and blending), I would recommend something with a smaller head, and possibly something with a bit more angle to it.

                          You could look to use our Sculpting Set (http://www.ulta.com/ulta/browse/productDetail.jsp?productId=xlsImpprod12191293), which has the amazing Sculpting Brush (for contour product application & great blending), a Setting brush (for highlighting) and a Fan Brush for powder application, precision contouring and some blending.

                          You could also look to use the Contouring brush in our Core Collection (http://www.ulta.com/ulta/browse/productDetail.jsp?productId=xlsImpprod3220069). This brush is ideal for applying contour product as well as blending. Plus, it comes with my absolute favorite brush in the collection, the Buffing Brush!

                          Hope all that helps! Thanks again for a great question!

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

                        Can this be used with pressed powder also or just loose powder?
                        Asked on 8/5/2015 by mymy123

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          Absolutely! This brush can be used with loose powder, pressed powder, mineral powder, or for a sheer application of bronzer. Its large size also makes it ideal for applying product to the neck, collarbone, and body.

                          Answered on 8/5/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                      • Q:

                        Is this brush good for light bronzer application?
                        Asked on 5/4/2015 by MelissaNYC

                        1 answer

                      • Q:

                        I was going to purchase 2 of these, 1 for my bareminerals loose powder foundation and 1 for my mineral veil. Would this brush work for both of those products?
                        Asked on 3/3/2015 by Mel from Oregon, OH

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          Yes, the Powder Brush is ideal to apply and blend powders and mineral foundations including both bareMinerals Original/Matte and Mineral Veil!

                          Answered on 3/4/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                      • Q:

                        Is this a good gift for someone who likes makeup?
                        Asked on 1/25/2015 by Anonymous

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          Yes, absolutely! This versatile brush is perfect to apply powders and mineral foundations and provides smooth, high definition results.

                          Answered on 1/26/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                      • Q:

                        What are the bristles made from?
                        Asked on 1/22/2015 by alli

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          The synthetic bristles are made of Taklon and are 100% cruelty-free.

                          Answered on 1/27/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                      • Q:

                        Could you use this brush to apply your highlighter?
                        Asked on 1/9/2015 by markie

                        1 answer

                      • Q:

                        Can I use it for applying liquid foundation?
                        Asked on 10/18/2014 by Nt1

                        1 answer

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