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bareMinerals Original Powder Foundation

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Kourtney_
I grew up with acne-prone skin, so I was always on the hunt for a healthy, soothing foundation that would cover breakouts without causing more to pop up! And thankfully, I found the bareMinerals Original Powder Foundation after a long and exhausting search (and I’m never going back). An Incredible Formula for Sensitive Skin I’ve been using the bareMinerals Original Powder Foundation for nearly ten years, and I can say with confidence that I will use it for at least ten more. The ingredient list is a whopping six words long, which is impressive considering that many other foundation products are ridden with chemicals and fillers that do your skin more harm than good. If you’re looking for a pure, effective foundation that’s gentle on your skin, then you should consider adding the bareMinerals Original Powder Foundation to your everyday makeup routine. Its light, pigmented formula provides beautiful, buildable coverage that looks incredibly natural and healthy. I always joke that this foundation feels like my “second skin”---it’s nearly undetectable, and sometimes I forget that I’m wearing face makeup at all. The bareMinerals line also boasts an incredible shade range, so you’ll have no problem finding one that matches your skin tone. I use the shade “Medium C25.” On top of that, it’s formulated with SPF 15. So, if you’re like me and always forget to apply sunscreen, this foundation will save your skin from sun damage. Talk about the perfect all-in-one product! How I Apply It I’ve heard many people say that they don’t like mineral foundation because it doesn’t provide enough coverage. However, I beg to differ---the bareMinerals powder foundation gives me flawless, full coverage, but there is a specific way in which I apply it. Using a dense face brush (I find that kabuki brush or a flat, dense brush work best), I buff the powder into my face in circular motions. I concentrate on my cheek area first, then I move to my forehead, and finish by blending it down onto my neck. If I want more coverage, I repeat this cycle and build the color in my problem areas. Here’s a closeup of the brush I use. You can see that the hairs are very dense and stiff, which allows me to buff the powder into my skin and achieve an airbrushed look. If you use a flimsy brush (such as a blush brush or an all-over complexion brush), you won’t be able to concentrate the color and achieve the coverage you desire. So yes! Full coverage is possible with powder foundation---you just have to use this technique to achieve it. Do I Recommend It? ABSOLUTELY! The bareMinerals Original Powder Foundation is extremely gentle on my skin and provides breathable, airbrushed coverage. It doesn’t feel heavy on my skin at all, and it gives me a beautiful, natural complexion.
Apr. 2, 2020
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SashaGracelove love love bare minerals! I just picked up a container of it last week or so, and had to grab the next shade darker today because I realized it was too light 😂
Oct. 12, 2020
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Marshall’s Haul: Deals and Steals!
If you guys aren’t going to Marshall’s/Ross/TJ Maxx occasionally to peruse their skincare and makeup sections you’re missing out!!! Here are the deals I got (product reviews to come). The pimple patches were actually found at Target, a friend recommended stickers because my skin is too sensitive for acne treatment and I only get the occasional hormonal spot here recently. $7.99 USD alba BOTANICA - Acne Pimple Patch I have been wanting to try FAB’s tinted moisturizer foreverrrr because it has colloidal oatmeal in it which is amazing for my eczema! It is normally $28 though, which is steep for a tinted moisturizer. I got it at Marshall’s for $15.99 IN MY SHADE! Very excited to try this baby out. FIRST AID BEAUTY - Ultra Repair Tinted Moisturizer SPF 30 I love pawpaw ointment! It’s a great multipurpose balm to have on hand (similar to Aquaphor) I haven’t tried this fancy brand yet, I usually use Lucas’ Pawpaw (thank you Australian camp counselor friends) but have heard great things about Dr. Pawpaw (UK-based). This 100 mL tube is usually $25 and I got it for $3.99!!! Dr. PAWPAW - Original Balm And for the STEAL I got Bareminerals original mineral foundation that is normally $32 for $5.99!!! Fun fact, Bareminerals was the first foundation I ever used and I’ve been curious to try it again since I’ve been having so many issues with my skin. Going to try that natural look out again and worst case mix it with a moisturizer if it’s powdery. bareMinerals - Matte Loose Powder Mineral Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15 Reviews to come! 💕 Oh and didn’t have time to do the lashes today fingers crossed for tomorrow!
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