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Natural coverage - Foundation or Cushion?

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lilyz
BY TERRY - Cover Expert SPF
$58 USD BY TERRY Cover Expert Fluid Foundation SPF 15 is an ultra-smoothing correcting foundation with a velvety, natural finish. Ideal for these Concerns: Acne, Hyperpigmentation, Aging Skin, Fine Lines and Wrinkles, Whiteheads, Blackheads, Cystic Acne It’s funny that this “cover expert” has a very light coverage. The coverage is close to medium coverage, still not enough to cover acnes. Like most aquatic liquid foundation, it creates the thin and sheer look. They key ingredients are Dimethicone, Biotin and Hyaluronic Acid. This product is very light weighted and I do like the finish that makes my skin glow, fresh and natural look. But definitely, you’ll have to use concealers to cover dark spots and rednesses. It does not settle into pores, lines, or creases. The coverage is not great; I would say light. And I did not find it to be particularly buildable. The smell is quite strong compared to most other foundations but didn't really bother me, I am usually an nc25 and ordered the shade 7. After having it on my face for few hours, I had to touch up quite a bit, and by the end of a 8 hour day there wasn't much product left on my skin. Not worth the hefty price-tag. There are better foundations for cheaper. ESTĒE LAUDER - Double Wear Stay-in-Place Matte Powder Foundation
All Day Wear Liquid Compact SPF 50 $50 CAD I bought bottled foundation liquid before, I bought air cushion on a decent discount. Good side, it is very easy to use, not fake white, with makeup lasting. gives a nice light and natural coverage but will not keep your oils controlled so best to set makeup with a powder. I do love the translucent powder often leaves a white cast and this makes it easy for me to set without that issue. I would not repurchase as there as so many other cushion compacts I prefer over this one. Not very surprising when compared with double wear makeup, but still a good BB. To compare, personally I found cushions are very comfortable to have and take with you everywhere every day. It’s so travel friendly! You can have a clean and healthy look with the pad. However, The cushion and sponse do take half of the foundation away. At the same time, they normally run out faster than bb creams. Sometime I refill my cushion with same brand foundation.
Apr. 20, 2020

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