Classics are great but they can get a little boring. Classics with a twist, on the other hand, make things a little more interesting. Beauty brands have taken notice by creating old standbys in gel form. Easy to apply—and to remove—gel formulas offer long-lasting performance. From gel manicures—perhaps old hat by now—to gel foundations, here are all the classics you want now, updated.
Clinique Dramatically Different Moisturizing Lotion is a prime example. First launched when moisturizers were the only anti-aging product for dry skinned women of a certain age, DDML is a cult classic. But for thicker, oilier, darker skin types. they came up with a light weight, oil free version –
Photo Credit: sephora.com
One of my least favorite parts about wearing makeup is how by the end of the day, my face is a mess. Whether from accidentally touching my eyes, or running around like crazy, it seems I always need to reapply. So I have been searching high and low for a primer to put on before applying makeup that would keep it in tact without making me break out. I wanted something that would give me a smooth complexion but also allows my eyeshadow, powder, and concealer to stay right in their place.
That is why I was so excited to try Cover FX’s SkinPrep FX in hopes that it would finally be the answer I was looking for. I put it on in the morning before applying any makeup, and felt it was a little oi
Complexion Perfection for Dry, Dehydrated, Lined and Wrinkled Skin
Without a doubt, foundation can make or break your makeup look. Not wearing foundation or using it incorrectly can add instant years to your face. On the other hand, it can camouflage a world of ills, helping you present your best face forward to the world. But finding the right foundation requires a bit of research. Many women use the same old products for donkey’s years, even though these may not be the best choices. Whether your skin concerns are dehydration or lines and wrinkles, with the plethora of foundations on the market, you can find one that’s just right for you. No matter how flawless your complexion
Meet the Cover Artist
It is often true, as they say, that necessity is the mother of invention. The old adage was certainly the case for Lee Graff, who created Cover FX to fill an existing void for her clients dealing with skin conditions ranging from rosacea to vitiligo. During her 15 years as a corrective foundation artist at the CosMedic Clinic at Toronto’s Sunnybrook & Women’s College Health Sciences Centre, she saw time and again that a formulation that combined proper coverage, tone and ingredients for sensitive skin was missing from the cover cosmetics category. She enlisted the expertise of co-creator Jenny Frankel, a chemical engineer with over 15 years of cosmet