My foundation goes on cakey even with primer?
i use the sheer cover base perfector it goes on smooth, but my foundation still goes on cakey! i even mix it with moisturizer sometimes bu then i end up 2 oily. its the sheer cover base perfector. I also use a sunscreen but its oil based(jojoba seed oil) but i do set it with powder, however when i get red i can feel my sunscreen melting(do i need an oil free 1) And i was thinking Benzoyl peroxide to treat my acne bu wouldnt that make me more red
Asked By: Kuthi Kamini - 1/31/2011
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Use an all natural foundation in a liquid or cream form. That will go on your skin very easily, do the job of a concealer and foundation, and not go cakey. You should set it with a foundation or veil, though... More
Answered By: shoma886 - 1/31/2011
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Try a new one because it may have just dried out over time and make sure to wash your face first.
Answered By: Rainbow Unicorn - 1/31/2011
get a new foundation
Answered By: Horsesarebest - 1/31/2011
Use a water based foundation, it will go on much smoother and blend easier. Be sure you are matching your skin tone to the foundation as close as possible. I personally don't like the powder foundation because it makes my skin look dry and it doesn't look as 'real' as the water based foundation does. There are Olay... More
Answered By: iambeuwolf - 1/31/2011
You should switch to a liquid to make it less cakey looking. if you don't want to then here is the next option! Get an oil free moisturizer to decrease the chances with oily skin. Then since you said that you used powder and still look cakey?!? Well you can use a spray bottle with water and spray your brush. Then... More
Answered By: dropmedownthedrain - 1/31/2011
Try out different foundations!
Answered By: !DaimondRuby!01 - 1/31/2011
Try a damp sponge to apply your foundation. It'll literally change it!
Answered By: woahhh - 1/31/2011
What foundation do you use? It's most likely the foundation.
Answered By: Nicole - 1/31/2011
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