(Closed) ladies- Make up help and tips!

posted 6 years ago in Beauty
Post # 3
1866 posts
Buzzing bee

Yikes, that does not sound like a good result!  First I would try setting everything with a transluscent powder (try bare minerals) and if you’re still getting the streaking issue, then I would steer clear of cream blush. 

Post # 4
713 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: April 2012

Do you use a primer or a setting spray? Those might help. I don’t use cream blushes because I have oily skin. You also might want to use a brush to buff in the blush, which could help avoid the streaks. Now for melting makeup, I had that problem, and I learned to use the smallest amount of foundation necessary. I set it with transluscent powder so I don’t get that cakey look.

Post # 5
1101 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: August 2012

You need to use a primer before applying your foundation, some people just put it on their eyes for eyeshadow, but I recommend your whole face. It will make it stay. Transluscent powder helps absorb alot of the oil, so you should try that also.

Post # 6
103 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: October 2011

I would stay away from the cream blushes and agree with the primer… Look into Benefit cosmetics…

I would suggest these ….

http://www.sephora.com/browse/product.jhtml?id=P189147&categoryId=C9852 ( I use this)

When I was at sephora, the woman told me that she just wears this alone because it gives her a nice natural glow….

http://www.sephora.com/browse/product.jhtml?id=P133173&shouldPaginate=true&categoryId=5333 ( I use this,but there are different shades of their blush)

http://www.sephora.com/browse/product.jhtml?id=P1281&shouldPaginate=true&categoryId=5333 ( This might be a good product for yout ooo)


You can alway go into a sephora or ulta and ask for a makeup trial to try some of the products!


Hope this helps!


Post # 7
7901 posts
Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: March 2012 - Pelican Grand Beach Resort

You need a primer and setting spray. I use Urban Decay all nighter for both.

Post # 9
7901 posts
Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: March 2012 - Pelican Grand Beach Resort

Just for the record, I have very oily skin and I wear both a cream foundation and blush and I do not have any problems with them melting, as long as I wear a setting spray. I use both a setting/blending pressed powder and then spray. No problems. My foundation and cream blush are both my MAC.

Post # 11
602 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: June 2013

u should look into the highlighter by tarte, in the shade champage. it has amazonian clay in it which is good for absoribing oil!

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