I’m not much of a foundation wearer. if you’ve noticed on my FOTD post, I don’t usually list a foundation. I don’t like for my face to be weighed down. that and also my skin is pretty sensitive. and dry. then, honestly, I don’t think I need much coverage. concealer works well for me…
but one day I discovered tinted moisturizers. happiness ensued.
the two tinted moisturizers (TM) I own are: MAC studio moisture tint (dark) and NARS pure radiant TM (cuba)
I don’t use tinted moisturizers in lieu of a ‘normal’ daytime moisturizer. here’s my routine: cleanse, tone, spritz with mineralize charged water (absolutely love), use a dab of ambi moisturizer (spf 30, I believe), then use enough TM to cover my whole face and neck (which isn’t a lot).
as promised (in my most recent YT vid) here are the swatches of ALL the products I purchased from the MAC In Extra Dimension collection (released April 5).
I first went (right at open) to grab glorify, havana, and grand galaxy. then I came home and said…you know what, go back and get more! so I went back to my local counter and got rich core and superb (which happened to be the last one, must have been meant to be)
the skin finishes are similar to MSFs, but they are much more metallic and almost creamy. these are not cream to powder formulas, they are all powder, but there’s something about them that makes them look almost like a cream…feel and finish
everything is SUPER pigmented as well. all swatches are the result of swiping my finger through ONCE and taking what was picked up and swiping my arm ONCE. as you will see…pigment city! these products can last a lifetime, only a little is needed when applying.
extra dimension skin finishes (no flash, wack natural light)