Foundation Friday: Laura Mercier Silk Creme Moisturizing Photo Edition

–Lasts up to 12 hours
–Full coverage
–Luminous, radiant foundation
–Blends seamlessly
–Comfortable on the skin

–$48 for 1 oz at Sephora, Nordstrom,

Shade Range
–My shade: 1N0 Vanille Ivory

–Fragrance free
–Full coverage
–No parabens or phthalates
–Easy to blend
–Radiant finish

–Availability (online or specialty stores only)
–Shade range
–Cruelty free status unclear

Final Thoughts
I love the coverage this foundation gives. It’s full coverage with one layer and builds well too. I didn’t need additional coverage, but I wanted to see if would layer without caking and it did. I tried it with the Coty Airspun Powder and the elf Halo Powder and I prefer it with the Coty. My skin looked flawless, smooth, and filtered. The pore reducing primer and powder played a part, but my pores were basically gone. It didn’t make my skin look dry or cakey when set with powder. I had to use white mixer to make the shade work though. I LOVE the formula, but they need to work on the shade range. If there’s a shade match for you and feel like splurging, I don’t think you’ll be disappointed. However, there are cheaper foundations that actually match me and work just the same.

Primers: CYO + Pretty FreshRevlon Pore ReducingHard Candy Primer Spray
Powders: elf Halo Glow, Coty Airspun
Sprays: Pretty Fresh Hydrating, Morphe Continuous Setting Mist
Tools: It Cosmetics Superstar Foundation Brush (limited edition), Tati Beauty Blendiful


Before & After
No makeup :: Foundation only :: Full face



One response to “Foundation Friday: Laura Mercier Silk Creme Moisturizing Photo Edition”

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