I am all for the light, natural everyday base, I want my skin to be able to breathe throughout the day and I don't mind showing some of my 'flaws'.
Thankfully Lisa Eldridge is also an advocate of lightweight base and I was able to learn several useful tips and tricks from her videos, one of them being pinpoint concealing. I highly recommend this video from her about natural, flawless skin, it is gold! Pinpoint concealing is to use a lightweight base product all over the face to even out the skin tone , and then pinpoint conceal any pigmentation or redness with a high-coverage concealer.
My selection of products are:
Nars Pure Radiant Tinted Moisturiser (Alaska)
Urban Decay Naked Skin Concealer (Med-Light Neutral)
Shiseido Sheer Eye Zone Corrector (102 Light Clear)
Next is to conceal. For pinpoint concealing I use a high-coverage concealer for spots that need extra coverage, my recent favourite is the Urban Decay's Naked Skin, it's natural, high-coverage and long lasting. As for underage are, I use a very lightweight color correcting concealer - Shiseido Sheer Eye Zone Corrector. It's like a magic wand, very sheer and natural but somehow makes me look awake instantly.
Finally I would set everything with Nars Light Reflecting Setting Powder. You know I'm all about glowy, radiant skin, this setting powder finishes the base makeup with a beautiful touch.
What is your go-to base makeup? :)
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