Bare Escentuals Original SPF 15 Foundation Reviews

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  • 4

    The mineral matte is better..

    The original Bare minerals makeup would get too shiny on me after a while. I use the matte now, it's much better and covers imperfections much better than the original and comes in all shades, mix a tiny bit of the original with the matte to create a supple look. I tried the compact version as well, to me, it's more like a powder than a foundation and too dry, imo not my favorite version. The Bare minerals matte foundations is the best. — 5 months ago
    indigoGirl | 2 reviews

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  • 9

    Great for setting

    I rarely use this by itself because I don't think you can wear powder as a foundation without constantly reapplying, but this makes great setting powder. It comes in bunches of colors, and the sunscreen is effective. — 10 months, 1 week ago
    Schmabigail92 | 12 reviews

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  • 2

    I wanted to love it, but...

    I didn't notice any difference in my skin after applying this, it was still uneven and blotchy. So I applied more. Still nothing. So more. I just ended up looking uneven, blotchy, and like I had powder caked on my face, because, well I did. I ended up giving it to a friend who just loves it. Eh. — 1 year, 5 months ago
    becky_crotinger | 44 reviews

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  • 10

    Love, love

    I love this foundation! I have been using this for about 5 years now and I still love it. Before bare minerals I was constantly trying new foundations all the time trying to find one I liked and that would blend in with my pale skin tone. Too often my make up was too noticable because I could not get a pale enough shade that would blend well on my skin. This makeup solved that problem for good! I ...read moreinitially did not buy the brush to go with this and found that was a big mistake. The Bare Escentuals brushes are worth the investment! They help pick up just the right amount and blend smoothly. — 1 year, 6 months ago
    Jenzyme | 24 reviews

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  • 10

    Best stuff ever

    Gluten free, doesn't clog pores, SPF 15, looks dewey and natural... What more can i say. It's the only foundation that I have tried that makes my skin look amazingly natural without much effort! You could put this stuff on with your eves closed! — 1 year, 8 months ago
    to_be_mine | 13 reviews

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