FOUNDATION

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It’s all about the perfect foundation! Most of us think of foundation as an extra step, extra layer of makeup or extra cost. I think a great foundation can even out your skin and create an effortless look for day or night.

There are many types and brands of foundation, find the one that works well with your skin and makeup needs. If you don’t want to commit to any entire bottle of foundation, go to your local beauty store and ask for a small sample to try.

Applying your foundation can make or break your entire look. Now that you have your Beauty Blender (refer to previous post), find the perfect foundation to match! The amount of product you put on your face will determine the light, medium or full coverage of your look.

Apply your foundation effortlessly with these few steps:

  • Make sure you are using the right color.
  • Making dots on your face with the foundation before blending works well.
  • Foundation is the base of your makeup, apply evenly using your Beauty Blender.
  • Let your foundation set for a minute before adding other products to your face.

Here are a few of my favorites to try:

Clinique | Even Better Makeup

Click to buy: Clinique

Click to buy: Sephora

If you typically don’t wear a lot of makeup, try this! The light weight coverage foundation evens out the skin, while allowing your face to breath. Great for dry, sensitive skin types.

Bobbi Brown | Long Wear Even Finish Foundation

Click to buy: Bobbi Brown

Click to buy: Sephora

If you haven’t tried this foundation yet, you’re missing out! Truly light weight, but offersmedium to full coverage depending on your application. Great for combination skin types.

 

Esteé Lauder | Double Wear Stay-in-Place Makeup

Click to buy: Esteé Lauder

Click to buy: Sephora

One of the best foundations, hands down! Themedium to full coverage lasts all day. Works well for special occasions, giving you a truly stunning photo finish. Great for all skin types.

 

Marc Jacobs Beauty | Re(Marc)able Full Cover  Foundation Concentrate

Click to buy: Marc Jacobs Beauty

Click to buy: Sephora

This is a bit too heavy for an everyday foundation. The full coverage formula dries quick and provides a matte finish. Great for oily skin.

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