The Perfect Foundation
Liquid foundation is very broad category because it encompasses so many options. Liquids have varying textures and finishes as well as coverages. You also have the option to choose from oil-free, oil-based and water-based. Liquids can suit a multitude of skin types and can be applied with a brush or sponge.
Powder foundation is great to use alone, as a finish or for touch-ups throughout the day. Like liquid formulations, powder foundations come in variety of finishes and coverages. If you have drier skin, it is important to prep with a good moisturizer. Powders can be buffed with a powder brush for a wash of color, or applied with a sponge for fuller coverage.
Cream to Powder Foundation
This unique formulation starts off as a cream and dries down to a powdery finish. You can buff this formulation on with a stippling brush. It will give you sheer to medium coverage. Using a brush with shorter more densely packed bristles will give you fuller coverage. You can also use this to conceal trouble spots on the face.
Stick foundation is a very versatile formulation and very portable. It delivers fuller coverage. However you can spread the formulation out for greater sheer coverage. It’s fantastic for spot concealing, as well as, using various shades for highlighting and contouring. Apply directly and blend out with fingers or a brush.
Mousse foundation is very light and airy. It gives a matte cover yet it has weightless feel on the skin. It can be used on many skin types. Apply with fingers or a brush.
You are now armed with all the information that you need to choose the perfect foundation for your beauty routine.