Real Techniques Makeup Sponges – Are the different colours and shapes just gimmicks?

In a previous post titled “Battle of the makeup sponges – Beauty Blender vs Real Techniques vs B.“, I compared three makeup sponges, and it turned out that the middle and cheap options were better than the expensive Beauty Blender. Since then I’ve been loving the middle-priced Real Techniques Complexion Miracle Sponge (the orange one – although they are all called complexion miracle sponges) and so I became curious to try the rest of the Real Techniques sponges. The Real Techniques spongesRead more

Battle of the makeup sponges – Beauty Blender vs Real Techniques vs B.

When it comes to applying foundation, my preferred method is still by using a sponge.  I have come across some amazing brushes that can apply foundation very well, however, since I am an oily skin type, I have pores the size of craters and I find that brushes tend to uncover them all. If I spend ages trying to fill them in I definitely don’t want the bristles of a brush digging them out. As a result, for me aRead more