I love this foundation !!!! I have oily skin and it keeps me matte , I though I am scared of getting any breaks out cause of the reviews I have read :/ iv used it for 4 days and iv got only one pimple , hope it wasent the foundations fault
IF YOUR OILY ...BUY..BUY..BUY ITS 3 IN 1 AND IT LASTS.
I AM REVIEWING BECAUSE IT SO HARD FOR OILY GIRLS TO FIND FOUNDATION.
I PICKED UP THE COVERGIRL QUEEN COLLECTION WHICH HAD A WIDE RANGE OF COLORS. I WORE FOR A WEEK AND IT LAST MOST DAY WITH POWDER I REALLY LOVE THE STAYING POWER.
I HAVE A REVIEW ON YOUTUBE-UNDER FEARLESS FEMME.
ALSO YOU CAN FIND ON SALE AND COUPONS TO PURCHASE ITS VERY NICE FOR DEPARTMENT STORE FOUNDATION.
NO BREAKOUTS NO PROBLEMS.
I love this foundation! I'm going to be going on my fourth bottle of this stuff. It's a great foundation for light-full coverage. I say that bc I find this foundation to be very buildable. Just one pump will usually do the job for me. Sometimes I use a pump and a half for extra coverage. The only thing that would make this foundation SO much better is if it was oil free. I'm also not crazy about the packaging and I usually ditch the lid bc I just prefer it without it. Also, I find that my foundation stops pumping when there is still a lot of product in the bottle. Such a nuisance! I can't rly complain about much else though. It's a great, affordable foundation and I would recommend this to anyone. I use mine with a beauty blender that I purchased at Sephora or my real techniques expert face brush that I purchased at Ulta.
I was disappointed when I first tested out this foundation. I've heard and read many great things about this foundation, and the YouTube beauty guru ItsJudyTime said some nice things about it. However, I found that it transfers, which I don't like in a foundation. The lasting power was pretty good. For the most part, I think it stayed on my face for around 6 hours; I didn't need to touch up. But then again, I didn't have too many blemishes on my face. It does a fairly good job as a concealer for my dark circles. Also, it didn't feel too cakey on my face after applying two coats. Overall, the foundation was decent, but I don't find myself reaching for it often.
Great foundation!! It was on sale at Ulta for $10.99 (regularly priced at $12.99) and I used a $3.50 coupon towards a $10 purchase so I got it for a little over $7. This is a nice medium coverage foundation, a second application provides full coverage. It's easy to apply, not sticky and sets very nicely - it does oxidize so I recommend going a shade lighter. I originally bought #855 Soft Honey and it was perfect going on but 30 min later it was much darker. I tried #845 Warm Beige and it's almost perfect but a little light. I mixed the two and got a perfect match with a flawless finish!! I'll probably be able to use #845 during winter when my summer color goes away. I'm pretty impressed with the formula, its about as good as higher end foundations for a fraction of the price!! The only thing I didn't like is the cap isn't tight and I've dropped the bottle a couple times (it's glass) and I'm lucky it hasn't broken. Other than that, I really love it!! I recommend applying with the Signa F80 or Real Techniques expert face brush. Try it out!!
I have tried this foundation and I am not as impressed as other MUA'ers. I notice transfer of makeup using this product more than when I use my HG foundation (Revlon ColorStay for Combination Skin in Toast) and I was really hoping this would be a great alternative for days I didn't want to deal with the messy application of the ColorStay. I love the pump style but when I put the cap back on it gets messy. I apply a translucent powder on top of the makeup on my face to set it but I still find transfer on my phone and paperwork. It's not as blendable when I contour and I am not sure I will repurchase.
I bought this at CVS and it's $12 which is a bit pricey especially for CoverGirl. I almost put it back since CoverGirl conveniently did not cover this item with a recent -$1.50 off coupon. I am a member of the CVS Beauty Club so it is better for me to buy it here so I took it anyway.
I have had a good experience with this product. I have this in shade 810 which is Classic Ivory. Unfortunately I overshot the color and found it's one shade lighter than I am. Creamy Natural is the next shade and I fear it might be too dark. Next time I will likely buy it in Creamy Natural and see how it goes- I would love it if it were the perfect shade so we will see.
The coverage: I have seen some comparison of this product to Kat Von D's Lock-It Foundation which is a good full coverage foundation. This product actually gives me medium coverage. Although I need full coverage, I was pleasantly surprised at how this foundation concealed redness and hid some of my dark spots. I didn't find this to be buildable though, I still needed to use concealer to cover what didn't get covered.
I saw some reviews where the person reported that the shade got darker as the product dried. This was not the case for me. I wish it were since 810 is one shade lighter!
The finish was good enough- almost a subtle powdery look but still natural looking. It feels smooth to the touch and it doesn't transfer much. The finish is shine-free as advertised and lasts me a good long time.
I tried using a kabuki brush to blend and got some messy results. I get the best finish when I use a damp sponge. I tried using my fingers which is usually my preferred method but I found that it is a bit difficult to do so! Blending this out with my fingers was just not happening. I will try this with a stippling brush when I get it in the mail.
I have tried this product with and without primer. I have found that with primer is best and helps the foundation look more natural. But I get good results without primer as well.
The pump and SPF 20 are also two great things as well.
My only complaints are pretty much the price and the medium coverage so I don't think that is a enough reason to remove a lippie when everything else is good. I will say this is better than I expected and one of the better drugstore foundations I have used. I will buy again but in the next shade.
This has the best coverage. Not cakey like Revlon Colorstay, although I still like that foundation as well. The major plus is the SPF in this little bottle. I also love the color range and although I have to mix two bottles to get my color, I do not mind. I could easily use one bottle and get away with it (Soft Honey).
This is great for under eye area, I still put concealer on because I have dark circles.
The finish is flawless. Yes, it does make dry patches noticeable so use primer in those spots to avoid the flakes.
I will continue to buy this product over and over again. They have a great price at Walmart.
Best cover up that I've ever owned! Stays on all day, all night! Through sweat, tears, you name it.. Absolutely flawless coverage no matter the circumstances! Covergirl has great products overall and is one of the best brands out there!
Yup! My current FAVORITE foundation and I'm the type of person that has to try all new foundations, constantly searching for one to cover my acne scars. I have neverrr liked CG cosmetics but they did great on this product. I hope to see other great cosmetics released from them in the future!