Jane • Be Pure Powder Brush • Makeup Brushes

rated 1.7(6 reviews)

Average Rating.1.7
Would buy this product again.16%

rated 1 of 5 bebi102 on 4/26/2009 11:51:00 PM more reviews by bebi102

Age: 19-24   Skin: Combination, Olive   Hair: Black, Wavy   Eyes: Brown    

3 words: waste of money.

I love some of Jane's eye shadows, blushes, and bronzer so I thought I'd give their brushes a try. I was hugely disappointed. The bristles are too rough and flimsy.

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rated 1 of 5 *TOP REVIEWER* annaharris_227 on 1/8/2009 4:52:00 PM more reviews by annaharris_227

Age: 25-29   Skin: Combination, Fair-Medium   Hair: Brown   Eyes: Brown    

A useless brush...period. I picked this up to go with some of my mineral makeup products that I had bought, and it doesn't do much of anything. The bristles are way too loose to pick up mineral foundation and keep it packed enough in the brush to give you good coverage. Don't be fooled by it's similarity to Bare Escentuals...this is a very flimsy brush compared to the real deal! Also, this thing sheds like crazy. I'm talking like seven or so hairs each time I try to use it. Please--if you find that you love the BE Flawless Face Brush, at least splurge for the real deal.

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rated 1 of 5 *TOP REVIEWER* Jubilee on 1/7/2009 11:32:00 AM more reviews by Jubilee

Age: 30-35   Skin: Combination, Fair, Cool   Hair: Blond, Straight, Fine   Eyes: Brown    

This is, by far, the worst makeup brush I've ever owned. The size is nice, and it actually applied mineral makeup pretty good. But it was somewhat scratchy on my face. My biggest complaint though? It shedded from day one. and we're not talking maybe one or two hairs. No, more like 10 to 20 *each time*. I tried to make this this work, but having to pull out the magnifying mirror to find all of the little hairs left on my face (that I could feel, but couldn't see), I gave up. The search for a mineral brush continues.

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rated 2 of 5 lifeismusic on 1/2/2009 7:39:00 PM more reviews by lifeismusic

Age: 18 & Under   Skin: Combination, Fair   Hair: Brunette   Eyes: Brown    

As far as how well it applys...id say not very well. It is pretty scratchy against my face and only did a crappy job of covering the few flaws on my face. Another thing that I didn't really like about this product is that it doesn't fit within the corresponding foundation pallete. I had this same issue with the kabuki brush...but idk. My mom needed new makeup brushes and she just wanted some cheapie ones because she doesn't wear makeup too often. I gave her my brushes and she seems happy enough with them.

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rated 1 of 5 *TOP REVIEWER* shoeboxoftrees on 10/26/2008 4:44:00 PM more reviews by shoeboxoftrees

Age: 18 & Under   Skin: Sensitive, Fair, Neutral   Hair: Blond, Wavy, Coarse   Eyes: Blue    

This brush felt alright in the store, but using it is seriously painful. It feels like I'm poking my skin with needles when applying my powder. It's bearable, but just barely. I'm buying a different brand powder brush ASAP.

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rated 4 of 5 *TOP REVIEWER* nyomya on 8/29/2007 8:59:00 PM more reviews by nyomya

Age: 30-35   Skin: Oily, Medium, Neutral   Hair: Black, Wavy, Fine   Eyes: Black    

I got mine from Rite Aid with BOGO (only $2.50). It has soft hair (not very) and is a good size to keep in the makeup bag or keep at home. The head is about the size of a quarter with mixed blond and brown hair. So far, no much shadding, much better than BE's flawless application or handy buki brush both in quality and price (as well as packaging). See pic:
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