All about makeup foundations: types and brands

Hi friends! How are you? This week we have to talk about an essential: makeup bases . Without a doubt the first step towards a flawless face.

But we must not forget that each skin has its needs, so we must know which one to choose and which tone is the most suitable for our face . These are the basic points that you cannot miss about the makeup base.

Well, you just need to keep reading, I have many things to tell you! πŸ™‚
Types of makeup base: how to choose yours

Without a doubt, the makeup base is an essential part of the makeup routine. It helps us to unify the tone of the face and to cover imperfections and blemishes . There are many types and brands of makeup bases, which are adapted to the needs of each skin.

When choosing the base, you have to take into account two factors: skin tone and type . From here, we will have to choose the type of makeup base we want (mousse, liquid, powder ...)

We are going to break down each of these factors so that we are clear about the perfect makeup base according to your skin type .

- Dry skin : This type of skin is characterized by being dull, tight and lacking in hydration. Therefore, we will need the base to be juicy, hydrate and not dry.

- Combination or oily skin : They have a lot of shine, accompanied by acne and blemishes. They are very sensitive, and tend to have redness so good care is needed. It is best to use a foundation that mattifies and has good coverage, to cover these types of problems.

- Normal skin : this type, luckily, can choose more freely, although fluid and satin foundations are recommended.

After knowing what our skin type is, it is time to look at its tone, to ensure that the makeup base adapts to the skin and does not appear artificial on the face, since its function is to homogenize, not change the face color.

When trying it on our skin, it is not advisable to try it on the hand, since it can vary with respect to the face, as explained from Maybelline. Also do not do it in the area of ​​the cheeks or nose , since they are usually more reddish due to the circulation of the blood.

And now comes the time to differentiate between the types of makeup bases. In this case we will talk about 5 types, different formats designed to achieve the result you need at all times, depending on your skin type.

Now that you know what to take into account to choose a good makeup base, here is the way to know how to apply it correctly.

We continue!

How to apply makeup base correctly

In addition to choosing a good base, it is also very important that the skin is cared for so that the application is smooth. The first step is to exfoliate the skin regularly to refine its texture and remove dead cells.

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It is also important to hydrate the skin well before applying the makeup base, so we will get it to set better. The concealers should also be an important part before the foundation, since this way we will achieve a totally uniform face.

And it's time to apply the Makeup and , ¿ but what instrument use? It is the eternal dilemma, although without a doubt it will depend largely on what you like the most and what you feel most comfortable with. Here we are going to contemplate all the options:

I leave you a video of My Crazy Makeup where she explains tricks to apply makeup base.

Now comes the last step: choosing the perfect makeup base . In you will find numerous options, but here I leave you my favorites.

The best makeup foundations

Without a doubt, a good makeup base makes a difference on our face. As I have mentioned before, it is very important to choose the format, the tone and the tool to apply it well . Here are some makeup foundation recommendations:

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And here the post today! As you can see, there are numerous options when choosing makeup bases . Numerous brands, formats, for different types of skin ...

Which one is your favorite? Let me know in the comments! πŸ™‚ 

I'll be back next week with more beauty content for you πŸ˜‰

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