8 powder puff sponge U must know before searching cosmetic sponge suppliers
8 powder puff sponge you must know before looking for a makeup sponge supplier.
In the development history of sponge powder puff for nearly a century, the birth of many new products has changed people's makeup habits, and also changed the development trajectory of a sponge powder puff.
Here will introduce 8 successful sponge powder puff case, for reference.
In 1976, YUKIGAYA CHEMICAL INDUSTRY Co., Ltd., developed NBR latex sponge powder puff, which was the first in the world.
Since the 1960s, oil cosmetics began to be popular, NBR excellent oil resistance so that the application of NBR sponge powder puff gradually expanded.
After decades of development, NBR sponge powder puff has become the mainstream of the market; the relevant technology has been quite mature.
NBR latex sponge powder puff also has the following 4 significant advantages --
A) NBR has excellent oil resistance and abrasion resistance, and the sponge powder puff made from it is durable and not easy to be damaged.
B) no latex protein, no allergy caused by natural latex.
C) can be directly used in a dry state, can be used for cream, powder cake, blush, and other cosmetics.
At present, there are many kinds of shape, such as a sheet, pen, gourd, water drop, etc.
D) convenient cleaning. It can be easily cleaned with powder puff cleaning agent and other cleaning products, and it is not easy to change color.
However, NBR sponge powder puff also has shortcomings --
A) there will be A slight friction feeling when the product is dipped into the foundation liquid directly, which will be improved after the product is dropped into the water.
B) the NBR sponge powder puff on the market is intermixed with good and bad. Good brands and big manufacturers' products have a good sense of use and antibacterial property, but inferior products without strict quality control will bring damage to the skin.
In 2007, Beautyblender (3D Makeup Sponge) was created by Rea Ann Silva, a famous Hollywood makeup artist.
Its unique egg-shaped structure refreshes people's understanding of the shape of powder puff, and 3D makeup powder puff is popular all over the world.
For seven years running (2007-2015), Allure, an American beauty magazine, named it the sponge puff of the year.
In addition to having a beautiful, unique look, Beautyblender has 4 major advantages:
A) the round side of the egg-shaped structure can be used to apply makeup in A wide range, and the sharp side can be used to apply makeup on the details such as the nose wing, which is easier to take than the flaky powder puff, bringing great convenience to the user.
B) versatile, can be used for foundation makeup, concealer, blush, highlight, even eye shadow, etc.
C) the material is hydrophilic polyurethane, soft and elastic, with less powder absorption, saving cosmetics.
D) before use, use water to infiltrate and expand and squeeze out excess water. However, the powder puff in the moist state can fit the face well and make the makeup more clear and natural.
However, there are significant drawbacks to Beautyblender, such as:
A) it can only be used when it is moist and inflated. Therefore, it is not convenient to carry it with you, and you cannot make up your makeup at any time when you go out.
B) each use shall be soaked with water. The cosmetics remaining on the surface will be immersed into the sponge with the liquid, making cleaning more inconvenient.
If it is not completely dry after use or placed in a humid environment such as a toilet, it is easy to breed bacteria and even mildew.
C) the price is too high for consumers, and it is one of the most expensive cosmetic tools at present.
Flocking powder puff, most of the loose powder, Most dispersion powder comes with flocking powder puff.
The wool is beautiful and soft, and the powder content is high.
However, the disadvantage is that it is difficult to control the amount of loose powder compared with the makeup brush.
Especially for the use of loose powder, if you need a broad range of contact with the face with the flocking powder puff, it will easily affect the effect of the first layer of foundation makeup.
Therefore, when applying makeup for the first time every day, the outer layer of loose powder is recommended to use makeup with a makeup brush.
The flocking powder with loose powder irecommend for makeup repair, or when the foundation is thin and not so greasy.
Another is to pay attention to control the amount of powder taken.