Fenty Beauty – Foundation

Fenty beauty, probably the line I had been waiting for ever since Rihanna announced it. Naturally, when it was released I ran straight to the closest Sephora and got myself a few products. Below are my thoughts on the Foundation. I’ll post about the highlights in a separate post so that this doesn’t become so long!

Foundation:

Shade Range: FOURTY FOUNDATION SHADES! And the best part about her foundation is that it include all skin types and the shades decrease without any gaps in between them.

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Formula: It feels like a light weight formula, it comes out of the bottle a little watery if you don’t shake well so make sure you do. It has a medium coverage but you can definitely build it up to full coverage. I tried this foundation out with the Benefit POREfession and the Tarte Primer and it worked well with both, but I prefer it with the POREfessional.

Rihanna also has a primer but I have two that I really like so I did not purchase it.

Coverage: I kept it as a medium coverage foundation and it looks flawless on the skin. I liked it better than building it up to the full coverage, it still looks good but not as good as the less coverage.

Finish: It is MATTE. But it is not as drying as I thought it would be. Just moisturize your skin before and use an even primer and this foundation will go on smooth.

Wearability: I tried this foundation on two separate days and both days I had to do some physical activity. This foundation HELD UP. It stayed on my face for about the 10 hour days I had, even though I sweated liked crazy during both of them. I didn’t feel that my foundation got cakey or anything … though a little shine did come through but that was easily taken away by some blotting papers.

Tips with the foundation: I have combination skin, but I found if I did a the Tarte Purple/Gold mask or just any clay mask before, when I applied the foundation it went on so evenly over my dry patches that I was not worried about how the foundation would look.

I really, really love this foundation. Hands down, it is the foundation I reach for every day and literally wake up excited to put it on my face!

I hope you guys liked the review! Let me know what your thoughts are on the foundation or the other Rihanna products!

My review of her highlighters will be up soon!

Xoxo,

E

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