Foundation Friday: Current Base Routine

Skincare1. Cleanse — Garnier Micellar Cleansing Water with Vitamin C with cotton round2. SPF — Tula Protect+Glow SPF 303. Eye Cream — Good Molecules Yerba Mate Wake Up Eye GelI don’t wash my face in the morning. I just use micellar water to gently cleanse my skin. Then I go in with SPF to protect my skin and I finish up with a moisturizing eye … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Current Base Routine

Foundation Friday: Flesh Beauty Pure Flesh

Claims–Medium, natural looking coverage–Lasts all day–Never cakey–Skin-loving ingredients–Weightless feel–Suitable for all skin types Price–$32 at fleshbeauty.com Shade Range–40 shades, 7 different undertones–My Shade: Milk Pros–Shade range :: very fair to deep, dark tones. Amazing!–Ingredients :: aloe vera, glycerin, squalane, sodium hyaluronate, pomegranate extract–No parabens, phthalates, mineral oils, silicones–Fragrance-free–Cruelty free–Shade match for me–Buildable coverage–Lightweight–Agree with all claims–Vegan–Packaging, pump!–Easy to blend–Medium coverage–Long lasting Cons–Online only–Expensive Final Thoughts–1 … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Flesh Beauty Pure Flesh

Foundation Friday: Stila Hide & Chic

Claims–Undetectable–Blur imperfections–Lightweight–Buildable coverage–Natural satin finish–No flaking or caking–Breathable–Good for you ingredients Price–$39 at Nordstrom–$19.50 at stilacosmetics.com–1.0 oz Shade Range–30–My shade: Fair 1 Pros–Shade range–Shade match for me–Packaging, pump!–Buildable coverage–Cruelty free–Lightweight–Didn’t cake with powder–Satin finish–Long lasting Cons–Availability–Price variations Final Thoughts–Very thin & liquid-y formula–Builds to medium coverage, but not going to get full–Spot concealed in some areas–Upper lip was a little bit of a hot mess, … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Stila Hide & Chic

Foundation Friday: Colour Pop Pretty Fresh Hyaluronic Tinted Moisturizer

Claims –Oil free –Hydrating –Light coverage –Works for all skin types –Natural finish –Leaves skin fresh & healthy Price –$14 at Ulta, colourpop.com –1.45 oz Shade Range –24 –My shade: Fair 1N Pros –Packaging, pump! –Affordable –Ingredients: hyaluronic acid, coconut water –Shade match for me –Lightweight on the skin –Hydrating –Enough coverage to even out skintone –Lives up to all claims Cons –Availabiltiy: online or … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Colour Pop Pretty Fresh Hyaluronic Tinted Moisturizer

Foundation Friday: Dior Backstage Face & Body

Claims –Natural, matte finish –Medium, buildable coverage –Waterproof –Sweat-resistant Price –$40 for 1.6 oz —Sephora, dior.com Shade Range –40 –My shade: 0 Neutral Pros –Shade range –More than standard 1.o oz of product I.e. fair price –Packaging –Shade match for me –Buildable coverage –Longlasting –Didn’t cling or cake on dry skin Cons –Not cruelty free –Fragranced –Hard to access :: Sephora exclusive, but not at … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Dior Backstage Face & Body

Foundation Friday: Powder Foundation Routine

Last week, I shared how I made my own powder foundation that is a perfect match for me. Now that I have a foundation that matches, I wanted to share my powder foundation routine. I usually reach for a liquid as I find them easier to blend out and less messy, but I do use powder foundation from time to time. If you missed the … Continue reading Foundation Friday: Powder Foundation Routine