foundation

  • Five best foundations for mature skin

    A good foundation can hide a multitude of sins - from wrinkles and age spots, to dark circles and red blotches. As you get older, your skin changes – and you may find you need something more hydrating and nourishing. With so many

  • Peel-off foundation is now something you can buy

    A rather big update from your classic tea tree peel-off face mask.

  • You can now buy your own custom shade of foundation

    No more hunting for the perfect match

  • Think you know how to apply foundation? 9 makeup mistakes you're probably making

    Top tips on applying foundation like a true professional.

  • 19 Foundation Hacks Every Woman Should Know

    Since the very first day we picked up a pot of foundation as teenagers, applying face makeup has been somewhat a learning curve.But even if you fancy yourself a foundation expert now, there’s still lots to learn about using one of our favourite beauty products. 17 Completely Amazing Beauty Products You Need To Try We’ve Been Brushing Our Teeth Wrong The Whole Time

  • 9 Skin Loving Foundations That Could Actually Be Good For Your Skin

    Can foundation be good for your skin? If you’re not in favour of forgetting foundation, you might be wondering if it’s even possible to find a foundation that does more good for your skin than bad. Designed for doctors to use on patients after cosmetic procedures, Oxygenetix is a breakthrough foundation which was made to help heal (and hide) damaged skin.

  • 4 NARS Products You Need To Try

    NARS. So I recently went on a mini shopping spree, spending lots of my hard earned cash on some NARS goodies. NARS Sheer Glow Foundation I was previously using Bobbi Brown Intensive Skin Serum Foundation, which was also great but has now sadly ran out. As mentioned, I like trying different products so I opted for the Sheer Glow foundation which is amazing.

  • Sick-day makeup: how to look your best when you're feeling your worst

    When you’re feeling sick, the best thing you can do for yourself is stay in bed under the covers, preferably with a hot cup of tea and a favorite book or a movie. If you don’t feel the need to wear makeup, that’s awesome! But if you’re anything like me,  you like to give yourself a little “pick me up” by giving your tired skin a little glow, while still keeping things to a minimum.

  • 5 makeup brushes you should invest in

    The bristle-packed design means the product is perfectly worked into the skin for a seamless look, plus you’ll use less product in the process! A buffing brush is also a useful tool to smooth in foundation as it gets the job done efficiently and quickly.  A big, fluffy powder brush  Nothing looks worse than caked-on make up. This brush prevents that for happening. The bigger the powder brush, the softer the application is which means that your powder will always look as natural as possible.  A small setting brush  A soft and fluffy brush is the perfect tool for targeted applications. It’s small size gives you precision so you can lightly dust setting powder under the eyes or add the perfect amount of shimmer to highlight the top of your cheekbones or just under your brow bone A ridiculously soft blusher brush A really soft brush makes it easier to blend everything into the skin.

  • Here’s how to tell if you’re applying expired makeup

    A recent study from Stowaway Cosmetics and Poshly revealed that more than 80 per cent of makeup users know that cosmetics have an expiration date but have difficulties parting with old makeup because they forget, feel guilty about wasting money or worry that they may need it later. Just like food, makeup has an expiry — yup, it’s that little jar icon on the back of the packaging with a number on it, representing the number of months you can keep it once the product is opened. If you’re a makeup hoarder and find it hard to keep track of each product’s expiration, simply use a Sharpie to write the date you opened a product on its lid or packaging.

  • Beauty Buy Of The Day: Miracle Foundation By Josie Maran

    Considering we look at so many different beauty products from so many different brands every week, it’s not often that a product has the power to completely floor us. The Argan Matchmaker Serum Foundation is formulated with something called “chameleon pigments,” which sounds a little like the sort of bogus jargon you find on lots of expensive products. The Josie Maran Argan Matchmaker Serum Foundation is available online at QVCUK.com for £35.50.

  • Sofia Vergara on Hating Nude Makeup and Why Joe Manganiello Loves Her High-Maintenance Look

    Sofia Vergara thinks nude makeup can be boring and unflattering. Sofia Vergara is a red carpet pro, but even she would be a little nervous about prepping for her wedding day, right? The 43-year-old Modern Family star and CoverGirl spokesperson is treating her upcoming nuptials to Joe Manganiello like any other big event.

  • Pool Proof Your Make-up

    Most of us like to wear a bit of make-up on holiday. But we also want to emerge from the pool or sea looking fabulous, and not at all like we’ve just been caught crying in the rain. So how do we combat cooling off in the pool whilst looking like a million dollars? Pool Proof Make-up!

  • Anti-ageing makeup - what to buy and why

    New and improved anti-ageing skincare products seem to hit the shelves on an almost daily basis, while makeup items are there to cover up those unresolved problem areas. Pic: Getty But more recently, makeup brands have also been looking into