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Since i’m on a budget yet still want to try higher end stuff, i opted to find people on ebay who sell sample sizes .  Luckily, I did find someone.  Since I have oily to combination skin on my face, I much prefer the oil-free even finish than their moisture variant.
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The original size of this has a pump on/it’s bottle.
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it’s a silky watery formula and yep with the yellow undertone.  it has a certain rubbery chemical scent.  this scent is mild and quickly dissipates.
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once blended on my skin, so coverage is light to medium.  but build-able.
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a photo taken with the flash turned on.  the foundation doesn’t reflect the flash too much even if it has spf in it.
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it looks very natural, even on top of my bb cream make up base [my l’egere white multi bb].  this ‘natural’ non-cakey look is the thrust or motto of Bobbi Brown.
Likes:

  • the shade, sand is the best for me i think, it’s the shade that almost matches the skin of my neck and chest.
  • so silky to apply and doesn’t dry too quickly like the revlon colorstay
  • the silky soft looking yet subtle glowy finish.  like i have a natural veil.  you can definitely skin underneath yet it evens out some discoloration and tints out my small veins.
  • does not break me out
  • have i mentioned the finish? oh yeah i have hahaha, but golly, i do love the subtle glowy finish that doesn’t make me look like a grease ball.
  • available in the Philippines
  • there’s a pump in the real
Dislikes
  • the slight chemical-rubbery scent
  • i get oily after about 3-4 hours
  • rubs off slightly, esp the lower rims of my glasses and where my glasses sit on top of the bridge of my nose
  • spf15 only and  without the pa, hmmm but i use bb creams as a base [with higher spf and has uva protection] so it’s ok in my case
  • the price, but then it’s high end so i can’t argue with that.

do i recommend this: definitely if you have the budget for it and don’t have to stay in the sun or a humid environment for a very long time.



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