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8/27/2019

Makeup Must-Haves For Flawless Complexion

I’m guilty of it: anytime I see a girl stroll by with flawless complexion and glowing skin…I NEED to know what product she’s using. I’m always on the hunt for new products to test out – but more importantly, I’m more interested in what products are worth keeping around.

Here is my current round-up of full-face favourites. Enjoy!

– A

 

 

PRIMERS

  1. Brilliant Primer – STELLAR Beauty
    This has been my go-to for the last year and I’ve been obsessed since day one. What I love about STELLAR is the fact that it’s run by local, Canadian women here in Canada who really stand behind their products.

    Blur the look of imperfections for a flawless complexion. It’s infused with an advanced formula of active ingredients that are infused with essential oils and natural extracts giving your face a surge of moisture.

    Note: This product is cruelty-free and vegan.

    $46 CAD – Buy On Sephora

  2. Touche Eclat Blur Primer – Yves Saint Laurent
    I got this product sent to me in a PR box and it was love at first use. This is an illuminating primer that blurs imperfections and boosts the radiance of foundation. It’s at a higher price point, but I’d buy it again!

    $68 CAD – Buy On Sephora


FOUNDATION

  1. Limitless Foundation – STELLAR Beauty
    Back on the list – and you’ll see them pop up for a few product favs is STELLAR with their Limitless Foundation.

    Available in 35 shades that are based on undertone – this buildable coverage foundation gives me a lightweight, flawless finish and a serious glow.

    Note: This product is cruelty-free and vegan.

    $48 CAD – Buy On Sephora


  2. All Day Luminous Weightless Foundation – NARS
    Full coverage that doesn’t feel so heavy – but I definitely need to make sure my skin is hydrated and I have a good primer if I’m committing to this. It doesn’t feel as heavy as other full coverage foundations and it’s long-wearing – which I love!

    Note: The formula is tone correcting – which is great for covering my acne scarring!

    $64 CAD – Buy On Sephora

  3. L’Essentiel Natural Glow Foundation – Guerlain
    This light coverage foundation is from the newest launch of Guerlain and is made of 97-percent naturally-derived ingredients.

    Designed to allow the skin to breathe and protect it from pollution while giving it a 16-hour glowing finish.

    $75 CAD – Buy On Sephora

CONCEALERS

  1. Limitless Concealer – STELLAR Beauty
    This concealer brightens my face and leaves me feeling fresh. Shades are based on undertones.

    Note: This product is cruelty-free and vegan.

    $36 CAD – Buy On Sephora

  2. Stretch Concealer – Glossier
    Love. At. First. Try. I’ve bought this product over and over again and I’m totally obsessed with its buildable formula and undetectable finish that does not cake. Can a girl ask for more? Give this product a try!

    $29 CAD – Buy On Glossier.com



 

 

 

CONTOUR

  1. Shade + Light Creme Face Contour Refillable Palette – Kat Von D
    Might be an intimidating palette for attempting to contour for the first time – but I got this on sale to try it out and have totally loved it!

    Also, love that it’s refillable and customizable. Grab the empty palette and fill with your shades!

    Buy On Sephora
  2. Face Sculptor Contour and Highlighting Kit – STELLAR
    If you want something simple that takes the complication out of contouring – this is for you! The pigments are amazing and the highlight on this palette is to die for!

    $49 CAD – Buy On Sephora

  3. Contour Kit – Anastasia Beverly Hills
    A great palette option if you’re looking for powder contour instead of creme. This is also refillable!

    $53 CAD – Buy On Sephora


 

HIGHLIGHT

  1. GLOWPOWDER™ Hyaluronic Acid Infused Glow Palette – GlamGlow
    I got this sent in a FabFitFun box last year and totes fell in love! This ultra-modern highlighting palette comes with 3 blendable and buildable glow powders that diffuse light, blur imperfections, and refine your skin. 

    Note: this is available for online purchase only.


    $55 CAS – Buy On Sephora
  2. Major Glow Highlighting Mist – Patrick Ta
    I got distracted by this pretty looking can last month at Sephora.I made my way over, pressed the button and it was love at first spray.

    $42 CAD – Buy On Sephora

  3. Highlighter – Milk Makeup
    Another obsession and find that came via FabFitFun. This dewy, everyday, champagne-pearl-hued cream highlighter comes in a stick that glides on for a natural glow.

    $32 CAD – Buy On Sephora


POWDER

  1. Translucent Loose Setting Powder – Laura Mercier
    I was having problems with my makeup staying put. A friend of mine who is a make-up artist recommended this product and it’s been a game-changer for me.It doesn’t cake, it’s super lightweight and it’s been the best addition to my makeup bag.
    $51 – Buy On Sephora
  2. Easy Bake Loose Baking & Setting Powder – Huda Beauty
    This was my first baking powder and I had no complaints. Easy to use, long-lasting and gives a flawless finish

    $45 CAD – Buy On Sephora

 

 

 

 

 

 

SETTING SPRAY

  1. Blur Spray – Milk Makeup
    The last step you didn’t know you needed. This spray blurs pores and locks in makeup with a mattifying finish.

    $34 CAD – Buy On Sephora

  2. Dew Mist Shimmering Setting Spray – Bare Minerals
    This spray is also a huge win -and if you’re looking for a refreshed, dewy finish – this is your go-to!

    $37 CAD – Buy On Sephora



 

 

 


There you have it! What are some of your favourite products that you can’t live without? Drop them in the comments below!

-Ally

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