The foundation helps cover flaws, stains and discoloration to help give skin a perfect look, but choosing the right shade, formula and coverage level is key. Many foundations also contains beneficial ingredients such as sunscreens and antioxidants to keep skin healthy
Determine your skin type first. If your skin is dry look for a foundation that contains moisturizing ingredients like glycerin. For combination skin look for a balancing makeup that moisturizes dry areas without causing oily areas will be blank. Oily skin types should choose a powder foundation or aqueous liquid with carpets ingredients silica.
Find the right shade of foundation, which is very important to achieve a flawless look. It is best to test the model on your jawline to find the perfect match. If the formula is lost and there is no visible boundary of the face and neck it is the right shade.
Choose the coverage you want and need. Foundation coverage usually fall into the categories of sheer, medium and full. Sheer coverage foundations are good to even out skin tone, medium coverage helps minimize defects, and full coverage will help erase the appearance of severe deficiencies, eg. acne scars.