Conceal Redness: Four Easy Steps
Needless to say, I had to get creative in order to shoot this post alone (the backdrop is a bed sheet thrown over a giant ladder). I keep it classy. Anyways, with a pale complexion and pink/red undertones in my skin, I am always combating redness. It used to be so annoying to see a flush creep into my face half-way through the day despite wearing foundation.
A few months ago I began searching for the perfect combination of products to combat my red undertones. Today, I will share my daily, four step process for redness elimination and the must-have products to achieve it!
The Products– NARS Concealer; Morphe Brush; KVD Lock-It Foundation; Smashbox Photo Finish Primer; Beauty Blender; Airspun Loose Powder
Tip: Apply primer with brush or fingers (wash your hands first) then let set for a minute or two before proceeding to the next step.
Tip: When skin is particularly red, apply NARS concealer (used here: Chantilly) to trouble areas (nose, chin, etc.) and use a beauty blender to lightly distribute product. This helps reduce major redness before applying foundation.
Tip: For a MATTE finish use AIRSPUN Loose Face Powder. It can be found at most drug stores and is a super cheap alternative to other pricey setting powders!
AND YOU’RE DONE!
Goodbye Redness! If you have any questions, feel free to contact me through the “Contact” tab of my blog or leave a comment.
* I did not Photoshop blemishes out of any pictures to show accurate “before/after”.