Foundation Friday: Tarte Hydroflex Serum

Claims
–Won’t crease or cake
–Medium coverage
–12-hour hydration
–Brightens & smooths
–Sweatproof
–Minimizes the look of pores, fine lines, & wrinkles
–16-hour longwear
–Natural finish
–Featherlight formula
–Waterproof
–Looks and feels like skin
–Formula applies evenly & effortlessly

Price
–$15 mini
—$39 full size
Sephora & Tarte

Shade Range
–32 full size
–6 mini
–My Shade: 8S Porcelain Sand

Pros
–Vegan
–Fragrance free
–Shade range
–Ingredients: hyaluronic acid, niacinamide, vegan collagen complex
–Mini for travel/testing
–Cruelty fre
–Clean at Sephora product
–No parabens, mineral oil, phthalates
–Cute packaging
–Buildable
–Agree with all claims
–Shade match for me
–Lightweight
–Didn’t cake with powder
–Easy to blend
–Long wearing

Cons
–Price
–Availability
–Not all shades available in the mini size

Final Thoughts
–Sephora exclusive
–Like most Tarte complexion products, the shades all lean warm/yellow
–Finally a serum foundation that isn’t in that dang messy dropper packaging
–Perfect summer/warmer weather foundation because it covers but it’s SO lightweight
–That list of claims is LONG, but it delivers (doesn’t minimize pores, but I wasn’t expecting it to)
–1 layer=light coverage, 2=medium
–I HIGHLY recommend

Primers: Ulta Moisturizing Primer Spray, KVD Lock-It Hydrating Primer
Powder: RCMA No Color
Tools: ecotools Luxe Foundation Brush, beautyblender
Setting Spray: Catrice Dewy Glow

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

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