Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Foundation Station: Cover Fx Total Coverage Cream Foundation

What the Company says

Cover FX Total Coverage Cream Foundation SPF 30

What it is:
A maximum coverage cream foundation with SPF.

What it is formulated to do:
This creamy foundation provides long lasting, all day, medium to full coverage while replenishing the skin. The formula is concentrated with encapsulated pigments to achieve optimum coverage.

What else you need to know:
Cover FX Total Coverage Cream Foundation SPF 30 provides a dewy, radiant finish and illuminates the skin. It is non-comedogenic, fragrance-free, and oil-free. The results leave your skin looking younger, healthy, and flawless.

Size: 0.4 oz  Price: $42

Everytime, I walk into Sephora asking about other brands of makeup, I am always directed to the Cover Fx Shelf, both in Jersey and in New York.. This brand is highly recommended specifically for its maximum coverage and natural finish. I took interest in this due to the brand being suitable for acne-prone skin, which is what my skin is right now. I also break out from foundations that have a lot of fragrance in them, which this one does not.

I tried the B45 which seemed to be the exact same tone as my complexion. It has a cream to powder finish. It is not easy to blend (probably due to being oil free). It is kind of thick, like a "light" concealer (a bit much for the warmer weather, but I purchased it for the Fall). However, I used the MAC  190 to apply it and blended with MAC 187 (Stipling Brush). It applied flawlessly, however, it made me look really dark after a while. I am not sure if it's because I applied the Cover Fx Blot Powder on top of it. I found out that  it looks very nice by itself without topping it with any powder.

I am still trying to get used to it. I like to top my foundations with powders, maybe this one just wants to be left alone.


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  3. thanks for the review I have been wanting to try the coverfx foundation for a while now. how was the staying power i know you said u became darker but was the coverage still good after a couple of hours? thanks

  4. @tamunobelema Hi Dear, thanks for stopping by. It has a long staying effect. The coverage is very good . It's the color change that I have issues with. I am about to do a review on their blotting powder, which is the business.


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