71%
would repurchase
3.2/5
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ingredients

New as of :)12/2012:Ingredients: water/aqua/eau, cyclopentasiloxane, trimethylsiloxysilicate, peg/ppg-18/18 dimethicone, butylene glycol, tribehnin, polyglyceryl-3 diisostearate, magnesium sulfate, tocopheryl acetate, polymethylsilsequioxane, methicone, laureth-7, xantham gum, alumina, sodium dehydroacetate, disteardimonium hectorite, cellulose gum, propylene carbonate, pentaerythrityl tetra-di-t-butyl hydroxyhydrocinnamate, phenoxyethanol, [+/- iron oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI77499), mica, titanium dioxide (CI 77891)] Original: ACTIVE INGREDIENT: TITANIUM DIOXIDE 1.00% INGREDIENTS: WATER (AQUA PURIFICATA) PURIFIED, CYCLOPENTASILOXANE,TRIMETHYLSILOXYSILICATE, BUTYLENE GLYCOL, TRIBEHENIN, PEG/PPG-20/20 DIMETHICONE, SORBITAN SESQUIOLEATE, MAGNESIUM SULFATE, TOCOPHERYL ACETATE, PHENYL TRIMETHICONE, POLYMETHYLSILSESQUIOXANE, METHICONE, LAURETH-7, XANTHAN GUM, ALUMINA, BHT, SODIUM DEHYDROACETATE, IMIDAZOLIDINYL UREA, CHLOROXYLENOL, PHENOXYETHANOL, [ /-(MAY CONTAIN)IRON OXIDES(CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499), MICA, TITANI DIOXIDE (CI 77891)]

Reviews

Reviews


3.0
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a year ago

I finally broke down and tried this. Color match was good and easy to apply with a damp BB. For the price, it should come with a pump applicator (another $12 from E.L.!). Good coverage and not too...

About reviewer (4 reviews)

Age56 & Over

SkinNormal, Fair-Medium

HairBlond

EyesBlue



2.0
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a year ago

The formula has been changed, and not for the better - as other reviewers have said, the foundation that used to be my absolute favourite has changed and now it is watery and hardly covers at all....

About reviewer (27 reviews)

Age56 & Over

SkinCombination, Fair

HairBlond

EyesBlue


1.0
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3 years ago

Has anyone figured out which ingredient is causing acne? After applying it for the first time, I broke out in horrible cystic acne, very painful bumps. I know it was this makeup because I’ve...

About reviewer (2 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinAcne-prone, Medium Brown

HairBlack

EyesBrown


1.0
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4 years ago

This new formula is so awful and breaks me out within a few hours. The previous formula was perfect and covered my rosacea causing no breakouts. What on earth did Estee Lauder to this formula to...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinCombination, Fair

HairBlond

EyesBlue


1.0
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4 years ago

REVIEWING NEW FORMULA I used to wear Double Wear until 5 years ago, I started using other brands. Last week I decided to go back to Double Wear as I had a lot of redness to cover. Omg - what...

About reviewer (4 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinNormal, Fair

HairBlond

EyesBlue


2.0
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5 years ago

I received a free sample of Estee Lauder Double Wear in 1N1 Ivory Nude which matches me pretty well but still looks ghostly on me. I currently use Lancome Teint Idole Ultra in 140 Ivory N and that...

About reviewer (44 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinOily

HairBrown

EyesBrown


2.0
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5 years ago

THIS IS A REVIEW FOR THE REFORMULATED FOUNDATION (2017 and onward): I really don’t like this foundation. I was so excited to try it due to the raving reviews (not realizing it was reformulated....

About reviewer (30 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinSensitive, Fair

HairBlond

EyesBlue


4.0
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5 years ago

Pros -Stays on face perfectly even without primer -No need to set face with powder -The only foundation that stays on my nose throughout the day! -No touch up needed— lasted all day! -A little...

About reviewer (2 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinCombination, Medium

HairBlack

EyesBlack


1.0
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5 years ago

They changed the formula and added an ingredient that causes acne. I’ve been using this foundation for years and can no longer wear it.

About reviewer (2 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinDry, Fair-Medium

HairBrown

EyesBrown


3.0
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5 years ago

Hello! I have been using estee lauder double wear at least 8years! Ever since speculation over a new formula I have began to break out and experienced extreme pain around the eye area particularly...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinOther, Other

HairOther

EyesOther


4.0
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5 years ago

This has to be one of my favourite foundations. As I’m an oily gal, I need a foundation that can stay put all day. This one is perfect for oily skins but you need to use the right primer. The wrong...

About reviewer (30 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinVery Oily, Fair, Neutral

HairBlond, Other, Other

EyesGreen


4.0
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5 years ago

I have really dry skin so I apply this once I've prepped my skin with lots of moisturising cream. A little goes a long way and it's medium to full coverage. No horrible smell like those mac...

About reviewer (6 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinVery Dry, Tan, Not Sure

HairBlack, Relaxed, Medium

EyesBrown


1.0
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6 years ago

I have very oily sensitive acne prone skin and this is another foundation that broke me out so bad Im not even bother to try their new formula. I am not sure which ingredient caused this which...

About reviewer (19 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinAcne-prone, Olive, Neutral

HairBlack, Wavy, Medium

EyesBrown


4.0
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6 years ago

Maybe the best foundation for all skin types except very dry.This foundation need suitable silicone primer το “write” raigh otherwise bame easy caky and looks heavy.I use Nyx pore filler primer...

About reviewer (5 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinDry, Fair-Medium

HairBrown

EyesBrown


5.0
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6 years ago

This is quite simply, the best and most versatile foundation on the market. It is a high coverage, long wearing foundation, available in 36 shades. With that as a start, you can then mix it with...

About reviewer (6 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinDry, Fair, Neutral

HairBlond, Wavy, Fine

EyesBlue


1.0
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6 years ago

Im not certain I have the words to describe how much a hate this crusty a** foundation. Skin type = normal to kinda dry This foundation was cakey, dry as all hell, every single colour/undertone...

About reviewer (15 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinDry, Fair

HairBlond

EyesBlue


5.0
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6 years ago

Excellent product delivering great coverage and fantastic staying power. No smudging, redness seeping through or discomfort. Simply loving it. The color "Sand" is perfect for my NC20-25 skin.

About reviewer (470 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairBrunette, Straight, Fine

EyesGreen


2.0
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6 years ago

I saw all the fantastic reviews and gave into the hype. When I started using it, I thought I'd found my HG foundation; my pores looked smaller, my face looked smooth, the shade was perfect plus a...

About reviewer (2 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinAcne-prone, Olive

HairBrunette

EyesBrown


4.0
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6 years ago

This one of my HG foundation I have been using it for years blends well into the skin,coverage is finaminal my only draw back is it does not carry a pump.also I am on the hunt for a good...

About reviewer (99 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinOily, Medium Brown, Neutral

HairBrown, Other, Medium

EyesBrown


4.0
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6 years ago

I'd always thought this was my holy grail. After realizing that it breaks me out, I still can't help but give it a good rating. Maybe it's just me that has broken out on this, or maybe it's the way...

About reviewer (7 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairBlond, Wavy, Medium

EyesGreen