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Foundation Series (4): Laura Mercier Smooth Finish Flawless Fluide

2014 saw the arrival of Laura Mercier’s Smooth Finish Flawless Fluide. True to its name, it is a watery formula that has to be shaken to waken it (as all the ingredients separate). Also there are a whopping 24 shades available so surely there must be one to suit everyone. Smooth Finish Flawless Fluide is an oil-free foundation that promises to blur the line between real skin and make-up, leaving a matte finish. How? The secret is the revolutionary bi-phase, two part formula is designed to deliver the most natural looking colour and lightweight coverage. Colour true pigments rest at the bottom

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Foundation Series (3): EVE LOM Radiance Lift

Last year EVE LOM ventured into new territories with the arrival of Radiance Lift*, their first ever foundation.  The Radiance Lift foundation comes in 15 shades. Sadly there is nothing in the spectrum for darker skin tones, which will annoy some (and quite rightly so). It is a difficult debate and one where I can see the argument on both sides. Radiance Lift is an anti-ageing foundation that keeps the skin hydrated and minimises pores, fine lines and imperfections. My complexion definitely looks smooth so it’s an ideal foundation for women my age (cough!) Look, I need all the elasticity and suppleness I

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