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Monday, 6 December 2010

Hey lovely ladies!!!

Yes I know - most of you will already have this foundation - but it is my first time purchasing it so naturally I had to review!!!

I LOVE it. It is the perfect coverage and makes my skin look flawless. Also, another bonus - it lasts ALL day for me (even without powder to set) Yay.

I use shade NC30 which is the perfect tone for my skin and blends perfectly with my neck. Any darker and I would look RIDIC-U-LOUS. Any lighter and my skin looks a bit Twilighesque - you know death like pale (having said that - them vampires are just so stunning, shame I can't pull it off - haha)

Anyhooooooooo - here is what it looks like on with flash:-




And here is what it looks like without the flash:-





I am loving this foundation. It is so so good and perfect for all the xmas do's coming up.

But alas! There is one flaw - its really drying on my skin. Anyone else have this problem??

Please tell me your secret moisturiser/primer remedies for prevention of dry flaky patches when using this foundation?????

Thank you xxxxxxxx
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18 comments:

  1. This is something I want to buy in the future some time, and I was happy to hear what you wrote! But when you say that it dries you out, what skin-type do you originally have?

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  2. Have you tried johnson and johnson 24hr moisturising cream?? That works wonders on my skin when its dry xxx

    oh and its normally on offer in boots or tesco

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  3. Thanks for the review :) Its very helpful

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  4. i love your lashes. :)

    awesome review :)

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  5. I loved SFF about a year ago but I haven't used it for a very long time that i think my bottle might be off! I might get a new bottle after seeing how lovely your skin looks xx

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  6. I haven't used this foundation, but it's definitely on my list of MAC wants! I hear it's supposed to photograph really well, EVEN with flash, EVEN though it has SPF too! Judging from your pictures, looks pretty true! Definitely wanna get my hands on a bottle! :)

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  7. I love Studio Fix! It's my all time favourite foundation.. So far! I don't find it drying though.. But that's probably cause I have oily skin! xx

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  8. Before applying any foundation I use my Bio-Oil, makes my skin feel so moisturized.

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    LynSire.blogspot.com

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  9. I wanted to love this foundation but even NW15 is too dark for me ... I went ahead and bought it anyway and it gave me acne and I have great skin normally :( But glad it's worked well for you!

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    Kat x

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  10. It looks really nice on you girl! :) Wow your lashes are out of this world!! *super jealous*

    xxx

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  11. You have gorgeous lashes. I love Origins Mega Mashroom moisterizer. It works well under this foundation.

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  12. Thanks for all your comments girlies - for those of you who asked - my skin is already prone to dryness so if you have normal/oily skin I think you would be fine :)

    I have used it with facial oil today which worked better! x

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  13. The foundation looks amazing on you! I also have dry skin. I always use a moisturizing primer, and cetaphil moisturizer works the best for me.

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  14. I use makeup forever's elixir it's like a serum and a little goes a very long ways. I just put a little on my dry patches and work it in and the patch is good to go for the rest of the day.I use this every single day. I hope this helped a little.

    Marcy,
    smudgemyeyeliner.com

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  15. I started using Differin about a month ago, I was fine at first. But then around the 3rd week, my skin started to get really dry and PEEL like a mofo. I didn't want to scrub it because I was afraid that would cause hyperpigmentation. My derm said I could only use oil-free moisturizer. So I used my regular moisturizer, but before I put on my makeup I would use two pumps (I usually only use one) and I would really work it into my skin. I massaged it into my cheeks for about 2 seconds and let it sit while I did my eyes. It really helped. The moisturizer totally soaked into my skin and the flakiness was much less obvious. Plus my skin looked really glowy from the massage.

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  16. It is better to apply a god primer before you apply foundation on your skin. I want to know that does it hide mild pigmentation. I had a skin hyperpigmentation treatment but it’s still underway so want something that totally hides my pigmentation.

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