Basicare Retractable Blusher Brush Review

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INR 325


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My Experience with Basicare Retractable Blusher Brush:

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Retractable brushes are a boon for travel and storing purposes. I am not very good with brushes when it comes to storing them as I leave them around. So, the idea of a retractable brush fits for my case.

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The brush comes in a metallic silver handle with a similar cap. The brush came inside a pouch which had to be cut open. The bristles are said to be made of goat hair, and I incline more towards artificial bristles. I don’t really fancy the idea of poking an animal’s hair around my face. The bristles are dense and full. They are not very soft and tend to poke a lot. The brush I got had the adhesive stuck around on a bunch of bristles and I couldn’t remove it to separate them. The bristles are of average quality, and some of the bristles are flaring away from the lot.

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When the brush is touched to the blusher, it picks up the required amount and blends the color  evenly with all the poking. The retraction mechanism is good; the inner tube has to be pulled up and it covers the bristles. The cap is to be shut and it becomes super convenient to take it around. I have washed it around 3 times, and once to remove the adhesive. I did not notice any such major fallout.

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Summing up the pros and cons

Pros of Basicare Retractable Blusher Brush:

• Retraction mechanism is very simple to handle
• The bristles are dense
• It is super convenient for travel and store
• Picks up the right amount of blush
• Simple, yet good packaging
• I did not notice any excessive fallout after washing

Cons of Basicare Retractable Blusher Brush:

• I do not fancy animal hair in my brushes (a con for me)
• The bristles are not very soft and they tend to poke
• My brush has some adhesive that has a bunch of bristles stuck together

IMBB Rating:

Would I Repurchase/Recommend Basicare Retractable Blusher Brush?
I don’t think I’d recommend this unless it is solely for travel purpose because there are good substitutes out there.

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