Tag Archive | Dior Foundation

Beautiful Skin With A Bonus!

As I mentioned on my last post there were several new products which debuted during the Spring Trend Show that I want to share … and several that I purchased that I am already in love with.

Karen and I both love Dior’s Capture Totale DreamSkin Perfect Skin Creator.  It’s that little something ‘extra’ we add between our moisturizer and makeup.  Much like a primer, but it is light and brightens your skin too and makes for a ‘perfect’ poreless canvas.  We had booked our makeup session with Dior following the show so we were looking forward to seeing what’s new with Dior. And I found it!

Capture Totale Dream Skin Cushion.  Yes, it has the Dream Skin addition to the foundation, but this cushion foundation promises to refine skin texture, reduce spots, redness, and smooth, and firm the skin. It is lightweight but long lasting and protects the skin with an SPF50.  And surprise! this cushion comes with a bonus refill!

This is a light, buildable foundation, but for complete coverage I apply a small amount of my foundation and then press the cushion over it. The formula is so hydrating it makes my complexion appear more plump and dewy.  It also controls oil and shine, so it will work well with summer coming especially in warm weather climates such as Texas. But, if you prefer a no look foundation, this works too.  It’s my ‘go to’ look for the weekends or days I just only want to remove the shine and look like I’m makeupless.

As I mentioned… the compact foundation comes with its own applicator which can be turned over and used when the refill is inserted. I love this new product and it is just in time for summer.

And here’s another bonus – but you must act FAST!

Tomorrow, Saturday, May 27 is Mascara Madness at Nordstrom.  That’s when we can stock up on our favorites or try new ones.  Mascara Madness – Buy 2 mascaras and get one free!  Tomorrow only.  IF YOU ARE IN TEXAS you can call or text my favorite Beauty Consultant, Lauren Cave, at 817-948-6523 and order your mascara.  Nordstrom will ship it to you!  Tomorrow ONLY! Tell her you read this on Wrinkle Me Not and she will take care of you! Are you smiling now?  Hope so!

Skin first.  Makeup second.  Smile always! – Glossier




Airbrush From Head to Toe

Several years ago I wrote about Dior’s Airflash Spray Foundation.  I was so in love with this product I said  I will never EVER be without this product. Many cans later I still love this product.  It’s a go-to solution for professional makeup artists, and me too. Dior’s Airflash is the first revolutionary spray foundation that brings airbrushed perfection to our daily makeup routine. The scientists over at the Dior labs have created an Airflash formula that is lighter and silkier than ever for a fabulously even, flawless and radiant finish. And! It settles on your skin with no visible texture as a silky-smooth veil with long-wearing coverage. The result is instant, too. You will see a super-smooth, velvety complexion that feels like a second skin, full of radiance and glow… and flawless.

Combined with Airbrush tanning it makes the perfect look for summer.  There are no lines and the finish is beautiful!  Now, I must say don’t spray this product directly onto your face. You will waste product and you don’t want to do that since it does have a higher price point. Apply your primer over your serums like we have discussed before. Then, apply a light coat of your foundation. There is no need to cover your imperfections over and over, because AirFlash is going to take care of those and really provide a professional look to your application. A short full brush works best for the application. I use my Kabuki brush from Bare Minerals, but you could a blush brush too. Now spray the brush – not you! Just one or two quick sprays are all that’s needed and then dot your forehead, both cheeks and your chinny chin-chin. Then very quickly start blending all over your face going over your eyelids (after your primer) and under your chin and over your neck. Look in the mirror – NOW!! (and smile)

Love the look? It is available wherever Dior products are sold, including Sephora and Nordstrom. Remember, it is a foundation so you will need to get your color match. I have a medium to olive complexion and use a 400, otherwise I use 302. And, I mix the two in the fall as I trend into winter. Using it as I have mentioned, will allow your current foundation last longer and Airflash will last longer, too. This smooth polished look is amazing and it’s done in a … FLASH!

Smile — sunshine is good for your teeth. ~ Unknown