CHOOSING THE RIGHT SHADE OF TINTED MOISTURIZER FOR YOU!

JazminoelJazminoel
Sep. 26, 2020
During quarantine one thing I have noticed was how bad my foundation was rubbing off due to constantly wearing a mask. I quickly put down my expensive high-end foundation and started wearing Covergirls Skin Milk tinted moisturizer. Not only does this give me just the amount of coverage for zoom calls it also holds up against masks a lot better than full coverage foundations. Tinted moisturizers tend to come in fewer shades but no worries I’ll be dropping pro tips for picking up a shade that's right for you.
I have normal skin and usually fit into golden/medium shade families. I use Covergirls Clean Fresh Skin Milk Foundation. This is technically labeled as a foundation however the coverage is incredibly sheer and it is infused with coconut and aloe which is super moisturizing. The shade that fits me best is the medium/tan.
When shopping for a tinted moisturizer don't be scared to bring in your normal foundation to compare. I am pretty familiar with the shade of foundation that matches best with me and can typically pull one that looks best, but it doesn't hurt to have your OG by your side to compare especially if there are two shades you are stuck in between. It's important to remember that a tinted moisturizer will sheer out quite a bit once applying it so a good idea would be to pick a shade you can layer in case you'd like more coverage. For instance, in the summer my face tends to get a lot darker than my body so I pick a shade slightly deeper so that adding on layers gives me more color and doesn't wash me out! 
Picking the perfect shade isn't always going to happen right off the bat so just remember to keep your receipt or box if you're ordering online so that you can exchange it! Once you find that match made in heaven your all set!
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