Choosing Foundation for Men

Wearing foundation as a man can be a challenge if you are not aware of how to choose and apply it. A foundation for men is the perfect masculine make up because it can be worn without anything else, creating an impeccable look for your skin.

Powder vs. liquid

There are several types of foundation for men to choose from. Powder foundations can create a natural finish and appearance and they could be the ideal choice for those who are not used to this type of make-up. Liquid foundations can offer you a more dramatic look and they are more suitable for wearing at night.

Choosing the perfect colour

The most important thing that you need to consider when choosing a foundation for men is the right colour. You should avoid all shades that make your skin look unnatural, whether they are too light or too dark. Using the skin inside your wrist is the best way to make sure the shade you are contemplating is suitable for your skin. It is best to try the shades in natural light, as the coloured lighting in the stores can often be misleading.

How to apply foundation

It is important to apply foundation on clear skin, so make sure you cleanse, tone and moisturize before each application. For liquid foundations, use a make-up sponge or your fingers. For powder foundations, you will need a brush. Make sure the foundation is blended perfectly and remember that the final result should look fresh and natural.

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