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The Slenderizer Bamboo Contouring Brush

Tarte

The Slenderizer Bamboo Contouring Brush

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Create that professional contoured look in seconds with the slenderizer bamboo contour brush crafted with sustainably harvested bamboo and soft, synthetic bristles. This easy-to-use complement to the sculptor contouring face slenderizer seamlessly buffs the perfect contour using the denser, domed side of the double-ended brush. Next, tartlets can blend away any harsh lines with ease using the fluffy, angled side for flawlessly finished looks. Vegan friendly.

For best results, use with the sculptor contouring face slenderizer or other Tarte complexion products.

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TarteThe Slenderizer Bamboo Contouring Brush
 
4.3

(based on 86 reviews)

86%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Blends well (39)
  • Easy to apply (29)
  • Smooth (25)
  • Great design (15)
  • Lightweight (15)

Cons

  • Doesn't work (6)
  • Hard to use (4)
  • Sheds (3)

Best Uses

  • Everyday (43)
  • All skin types (28)
  • Going out (27)
  • Travel (19)
  • Sensitive skin (13)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Natural style (29), Classic style (28), Trendy style (17)

Reviewed by 86 customers

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5.0

does what it promises

By Gg

from los angeles

Comments about Tarte The Slenderizer Bamboo Contouring Brush:

Get it

 
5.0

Loved it

By Mery

from Miami, Florida

About Me Natural Style

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Apply
  • Good Pigmentation
  • Lightweight
  • Long Lasting
  • Natural Looking
  • Smooth

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Going Out

    Comments about Tarte The Slenderizer Bamboo Contouring Brush:

    First time user and love it

     
    5.0

    Looove it

    By Nyko

    from Las Vegas, Nevada

    About Me Classic Style

    Pros

    • Blends Well
    • Easy To Apply

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • All Skin Types
      • Sensitive Skin
      • Travel

      Comments about Tarte The Slenderizer Bamboo Contouring Brush:

      I bought this brush about a year ago and I've been using it ever since and its been really helpful to apply my makeup and to blend my concealer ♡♡

       
      4.0

      I like this brush a lot

      By Kait

      from MD

      About Me Natural Style

      Pros

      • Blends Well

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Everyday

        Comments about Tarte The Slenderizer Bamboo Contouring Brush:

        I bought this brush a few months ago. I use it to apply and blend bronzer. I use it with the NARS bronzing powder- Laguna.
        This brush has smooth bristles and effortlessly blends my bronzer right into my skin/foundation. This is a great brush. The few loose bristles (hurt my sensitive skin) and high price is why I gave this brush a 4 out of 5 stars.

         
        4.0

        I would possibly purchase again

        By Liz

        from Wantagh, NY

        About Me Natural Style

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Blends Well

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Tarte The Slenderizer Bamboo Contouring Brush:

            Used for highlitghting and contouring

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Works great

            By Spayne

            from Warrior, Al

            About Me Classic Style

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Lightweight

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Tarte The Slenderizer Bamboo Contouring Brush:

                Bristles are soft. Perfect for creating flawless contouring.

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                spoil my face

                By would recommend

                from Georgia

                Comments about Tarte The Slenderizer Bamboo Contouring Brush:

                feels great! ultra smooth, luxurious feeling. It's got an almost silky texture. I use it with the clay play contouring palette and I personally feel it works well, took some playing around with but I like it a lot. initially I was getting too much on the brush but it was easy to fix when I got used to using it. you can also the chiseled end to use sides for sweeps across the cheeks. it's very nice. this was my first expensive brush buy, but I'm pleased!

                (0 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                2.0

                wouldn't buy again

                By ams629

                from Livonia, MI

                About Me Natural Style

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                  Cons

                  • doesn't blend well

                  Best Uses

                  • All Skin Types

                  Comments about Tarte The Slenderizer Bamboo Contouring Brush:

                  I believe this would be better for liquid foundation, I bought it for the clay foundation. Doesn't blend smoothly.

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Awesome Brush

                  By KC

                  from Brookfield, WI

                  About Me Natural Style

                  Pros

                  • Blends Well
                  • Easy To Apply
                  • Lightweight
                  • Smooth

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • All Skin Types

                    Comments about Tarte The Slenderizer Bamboo Contouring Brush:

                    Blends makeup really well. Make sure you clean it every other week.. makeup does stay in brush even if it doesn't look like it but you should always clean your brushes no matter what to avoid bacteria.

                     
                    5.0

                    Great brush

                    By Mary t

                    from Mt pleasant sc

                    About Me Classic Style

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Blends Well
                    • Lightweight
                    • Smooth

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • All Skin Types
                      • Everyday
                      • Travel

                      Comments about Tarte The Slenderizer Bamboo Contouring Brush:

                      Awesome blending brush

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                      • Q:

                        When using pressed powder as a contour, should I dab it on my face with fingers and then blend it out, or stroke the brush a couple times on the powder and put that on my face. Does this brush work for blush? Does this brush work for highlighter? Does this brush work for nose contour? How close to my mouth should I maker the strokes/dabs of contour? Please answer my questions one at a time, thoroughly and slowly.
                        Asked on 7/24/2017 by Emma from undisclosed

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          This is a contouring brush and works best for contouring. All applications depend on the look wanted and the preference of the person.

                          Answered on 7/25/2017 by Brand Expert from Tarte
                      • Q:

                        How does this compare to Tarte's double ended foundation brush? From the rainforest of the sea collection?
                        Asked on 7/27/2016 by Nat from eldersburg

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          This brush is best for contouring since it has a domed end with compact bristles, ideal for tracing contouring shades along the angles of the face. The opposite angled end then blends the pigment seamlessly into skin for a contoured effect. The water foundation brush features fluffier bristles ideal for buffing on all over coverage. It is also doubled-ended and features a smaller blending side to buff liquid foundation formulas along smaller areas of the face, such as around the nose.

                          Answered on 7/29/2016 by Brand Expert from tarte cosmetics
                      • Q:

                        So I can use this brush to dip in a cream contour pallet and blend on my face? Or would I have to use a different brush to dip it in the pallet?
                        Asked on 5/14/2016 by Emily from Michigan USA

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          This brush could work great for that, since it's for cream contouring formulas. We recommend dipping the domed side into the palette and the buffing it directly onto the face. You can then blend over any harsh lines using the angled side of the brush.

                          Answered on 5/17/2016 by Brand Expert from tarte cosmetics
                      • Q:

                        could i use one of the sides for liquid foundation? which side?
                        Asked on 3/2/2016 by brooke

                        1 answer

                      • Q:

                        What is each side used for?
                        Asked on 4/13/2015 by lulu from Palmdale, Ca

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          The denser, domed side of the double-ended brush seamlessly buffs the perfect contour. The fluffy, angled side can blend away any harsh lines for a flawlessly finished look.

                          Answered on 4/14/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                      • Q:

                        What is the length of this brush, please? If possible, please compare this brush with the Urban Decay double-ended brush?
                        Asked on 1/27/2015 by Shawnann

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          This brush's length is approximately 8.35". UD Naked Flushed Double Ended Brush (Item #: 2275044) measures about 6.7" in length. Both brushes feature dual ends and full, plush synthetic bristles, and both are ideal for application of blush, highlighter, and contour/bronzer.

                          Answered on 1/28/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                      • Q:

                        Will this product work for powder contouring and highlighting rather than liquid, for example with the Anastasia contouring kit?
                        Asked on 12/10/2014 by Micah

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          Tarte The Slenderizer Bamboo Contouring Brush can be used with liquid/cream formulas (such as Tarte The Sculptor Contouring Face Slenderizer) as well as with loose/pressed powder formulas!

                          Answered on 12/12/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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