Foundation: Types And Application Process
A foundation can go a long way in achieving flawless skin and the good thing is that you can choose the right formula for your oily skin. Also, you can try wearing the foundation using the right tools. For example, if you are using a liquid formula, you should use a beauty sponge instead of a brush.
A little foundation before makeup can help in hiding the dark spots and highlighting the important features. But the results achieved depend on factors like your skin type, the foundation used, and application.
Here’re three popular foundation types and steps to apply those foundations.
You can choose a foundation keeping your oily skin type in mind.
Suitability: All Skin Types
The beauty of liquid foundation cosmetics is that they can be applied with anything including a stippling brush, flat-top kabuki brush, rounded foundation brush, or fingers. But experts suggest sponges for cream and gel foundation. A beauty sponge provides maximum coverage and a natural finish.
Steps To Apply Liquid Foundation
Step 1: Prepare Your Face
Clean your face with a gentle cleanser followed by a toner and a lightweight moisturizing lotion or cream. Allow the moisturizer to set on your skin before applying the primer.
Step 2: Apply The Foundation
Take your sponge and dampen it with water or a makeup setting spray before dipping it in the bottle of the liquid foundation. Wipe off some foundation on the broader end of the beauty sponge and start applying the foundation from the center of your face. And blend it well with a stippling or bouncing motion.
Step 3: Set The Foundation
Take a translucent powder or … Read more