ELF Essentials Smudge Eye Sponge Review

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Hi girls,

I have been looking for a tiny “pin-pointed” eye makeup brush for brightening the inner corner of my eyes. That this ELF Smudge Eye Sponge brush has turned out to be a multi-purpose brush is another story. Have a look and decide if you need it or not in your stash.

ELF Essentials Smudge Eye Sponge Review

Product Description:
Create dramatic, smokey eye looks with this soft tapered applicator. Use the sponge tip to expertly smudge and blend eyeliner and eyeshadow for a totally custom look. All e.l.f. professional makeup brushes have been designed and tested by our professional team of makeup artists. Each brush has been ergonomically designed to fit perfectly into your hand and facilitate a flawless finish with every application.

ELF Essentials Smudge Eye Sponge details

How To Use:
Use the sponge tip to smudge any harsh lines for a smoky effect or to sweep highlighter on the brow bone and inner eye corners.

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My Experience with ELF Essentials Smudge Eye Sponge:

So, basically this is a classic sponge tip brush to smoke out any kajal or liner pencil. This can also be used to apply dry powder kohl. The brush can also smoke out the lower lash line kohl. Personally, I don’t wear kajal as my eyes look way smaller than otherwise. This is perfect for me to smudge any liner. If you wear very deep black liner, this brush can soften the look in no time. Also, you can smudge kajal line on the lower lashes.

ELF Essentials Smudge Eye Sponge outer packaging

This has a nice enough tip to do the job; it is neither too wobbly nor too stiff. It does the job with precision. Personally, I can use it for inner corner highlight, brow bone highlight, also to highlight cupid’s bow.

ELF Essentials Smudge Eye Sponge tip

You can buy multiple such sponges to apply kajal and highlight, I find this one very handy. The wooden body is very pretty and pristine white so far. I just swirl it on to makeup remover on a cotton pad to clean it. The body of this brush speaks much more than a dollar product. Overall, a very handy sponge to own for a lot of uses.

ELF Essentials Smudge Eye Sponge body of the brush

Pros of ELF Essentials Smudge Eye Sponge:

  • Useful for inner corner highlight.
  • Useful to apply cupid’s bow highlight.
  • Useful for smudging kajal and kohl.
  • Can be used for brow bone highlight.
  • Perfect precision with the soft tip.
  • Pretty white body.
  • Affordable.

Cons of ELF Essentials Smudge Eye Sponge:

  • Well, I think such sponge tip wears out soon, you will need a backup.
  • The body of the brush might get stained soon.

Would I Repurchase ELF Essentials Smudge Eye Sponge?
Yes, I will for the multiple usages I can take out of it. I think buying a couple more will be helpful for me.
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