Picking the right foundation is the most important part of whole makeup. If you failed to select one, your whole makeup is gone be ruined. There are many things you need to care about when you choose foundation color for your skin, for example the type of foundation e.g. liquid, powder, mouse etc, type of your skin and the color of your skin. To make it easy, following i am sharing with you the tutorial how to choose foundation color and how to match foundation correctly. It will help you to choose best foundation for your skin.
Types of foundation
If you know the type of foundation, you can pick a perfect foundation for your skin including dark skin. So, if you want to know how to match foundation correctly, how to match foundation to skin or how to match foundation for dark skin? You must know the types of foundation because each type of foundation is made for different types of skin. When it’s come to types of foundation, they are limitless. Every company makes hundreds of foundation on the bases of colors, textures and shapes but mainly, makeup foundations has the following types:
One of the most common type of foundation usually best for beginners to learn how to apply foundation. Liquid foundation is suggest for those who has oily skin because it helps to close the pores of your skin while it also help to control the shine on the face. Very easy to apply if you have oily skin.
Cream foundation are usually available in thick texture, a good selection for those who has dry skin because its texture keep your skin moisture for long time and help to carry makeup. As compare to other foundations, cream foundation easily blends into the skin easily.
Mousse foundation is light in texture and it is not very thick like cream foundation and not very liquid like liquid foundation. Mouse foundation works will almost with all types of skin, whether you have oily or dry skin.
Stick foundation is known a foundation for expert because it is not really easy to apply foundation from stick to your face. You need sponge for blending foundation on your face meanwhile it can be used instead of concealer as well. Stick foundation goes with any types of skin but it is highly recommended for those who has oily skin.
Mineral foundation also known as “natural foundation” because it is made with natural products. It is very light in wait and can be used over the foundation to bring shining and more natural look. Suitable for all skin types but it’s usually depend that how does a person is using it; alone or over the other foundation
Cream to powder foundation
If you have combination skin, the cream to powder foundation is made for you. It has characteristics of powder and cream foundation which make it easy to apply on face. Its cream part use to apply foundation while you need to use powder to dry it.
It is like mineral foundation, very light in texture and it can be apply alone or over the existing foundation to bring more shine. It works will all types of skins.
A product for highly professional makeup artists because it is not easy to apply on face due to its texture. Spray foundation is used to give airbrushed look. Spray foundation can be used by any type of skin.
Further these all types of foundation has been divided in hundreds of separate types on the bases of colors and different shades.
Other than types of foundation. Make sure to pick a foundation color which match with your skin to keep it natural and more realistic.