Foundation 101

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All great beauty looks start with a solid base—and that base is a smooth and clear complexion. A high-end foundation that matches your skin tone should be imperceptible and yet, transformational. 

The technology of foundation is constantly advancing and there are many formulas that adapt to a wide range of skin types and lifestyles. The right foundation will elevate your look whether you are going for natural or something more glamorous. 

We know that it can be challenging to find your perfect match but this month we are highlighting our favourite foundations so you can find the formula that will suit you best.  Best of all, each of these selections has active skincare ingredients to nourish and protect your skin while you wear them.  They are also clean and healthy formulations held to highly regulated European standards.

Hydra Booster (6 Shades)

This two-in-one moisturizer and foundation is ideal for the person on the go looking for one-step easy coverage. Minimize the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles with a moisture-boosting foundation that won’t set into creases or dry spots. Elevate your makeup routine with minimal effort for healthy, even-toned skin. Formulated without silicones, PEG, talc, parabens or perfume allergens—Hydra-Booster is suitable for all skin types including dehydrated, stressed, mature, and sensitive. It helps to maintain and repair moisture barrier function by preventing transepidermal water loss. Hydra-Booster Foundation’s extended-release moisturizing complex delivers deep and lasting hydration for an all-day natural glow. Its fluid texture provides a luminous finish and buildable coverage.

Coverage: Medium

Apply with RVB Lab Foundation Brush 05

HD Lifting Effect Foundation (6 Shades)

A delicate and powerful lifting foundation, designed to make the skin evenly-toned and smooth as porcelain. It smooths over lines and covers spots for a second-skin effect. Its lightweight, refined texture, gently envelops the skin in a thin layer of radiance. The formula contains WAKAME extract which comes from a seaweed rich in mineral salts and vitamins to even skin tone and reduce the appearance of redness. Its PERFECT-LIFT complex is studied to reduce expression lines, activating a powerful anti-ageing and lifting action. Suitable for all skin types and all ages. Great for long-lasting and durable coverage on the days when you want to look your most flawless or your skin needs a little extra help. 

Coverage: Medium/ High

Apply with RVB Lab Foundation Brush 05

Illuminating Light Foundation (4 Shades)

Formulated with UVB SPF 15 for multipurpose sun protection, Illuminating Light Foundation is the perfect urban make-up for an athletic and outdoor lifestyle. A light and fresh fluid foundation to give all skin types and all ages a dazzling glow. Delivers a sheer, moisturizing, and highlighted finish that lasts all day. Enriched with Vitamin E, A and Carnosine, its antioxidant and protective formula is studied to illuminate, heal, and protect the skin from free radical damage. 

Coverage: Light

Apply with RVB Lab Foundation Brush 05

Cream Compact Foundation (4 Shades)

A high coverage cream compact foundation that hides all skin imperfections for the person looking for a flawless look. Enriched with micronized pigments for evenly toned and smooth-looking skin. Thanks to a hyaluronic acid complex, its lightweight, soft, creamy, almost fluid texture keeps the skin moisturized all day. Contains Vitamin A and E for an anti-free radical and healing action. Reduces the degradation of collagen fibres and wrinkle depth with a Collagen Pre Peptide. Never cakey, Cream Compact camouflages and diminishes blemishes and uneven texture, giving a soft-blurred airbrushed effect.

Coverage: High

Apply with RVB Lab Foundation Brush 05

Fluid Radiance Booster BB Cream SPF 30 (2 Shades)

Lightweight and comfortable foundation to even skin tone and add a warm glow. Can be applied easily with hands to elevate a naturally radiant look and protect the skin. The creamy and soft texture glides effortlessly on the skin, instantly providing a fresh and light sensation. The skin instantly appears even, smoother and naturally radiant. Suitable for all skin types, even sensitive skin. It protects the face from sun rays thanks to SPF30. 

Coverage: Medium