How to choose a foundation by skin type
- Highlighter. A means to help lighten some areas of the face. As a rule, using the highlighter, the upper part of the cheekbones, the inner corners of the eyes, the area under the eyebrow, the back of the nose, the area above the upper lip and the lower lip are lightened. As well as the usual tonal means, the highlighter can be produced in any texture: crumbly, creamy, liquid, powder form.
- Concealer. This means of decorative cosmetics created for the correction of the skin: masking rashes, pigment spots, scars, bags under the eyes, etc. As a rule, concealer is used to tone lighter than your skin. It is usually applied by make-up artists for application in the area around the eyes in order to remove the tired look of the face.
- Makeup base.By color, this miracle of decorative cosmetics should be chosen as close as possible to your natural skin tone. The makeup base was invented in order to evenly apply foundation, which lies on the prepared base smoothly and is held more securely. Foundation under the makeup usually has a moisturizing effect and does not contain oils.As already mentioned, BB-cream can be a good option for foundation under makeup.
- Primer. The primer is used to give the skin a smooth, perfectly smooth relief. It does not mask the tone of the face, but only fights against irregularities. Gel consistency allows this cosmetic tool to fill all grooves and make the skin smooth and even. Primers are sold in different colors - from pink to blue. They are also made colorless - for consumers who have no inflammation and rash.