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The Right Way To Apply Foundation

Since flawless skin is the basis of every great makeup look, how you apply your foundation will set the tone for the rest of your face (now do you get why it’s called foundation?). But when it comes to application, finding the right technique, tools and products can be overwhelming. Luckily for you, we’ve tested all the options and gotten the process down to a science. Here, our favorite way to apply foundation for great-looking skin. Lead Photo: Imaxtree

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  • Smashbox Photo Finish Primer

    Iconic Photo Finish Foundation Primer

    Smashbox

    $36

  • Charlotte Tilbury Magic-Foundation

    Magic Foundation

    Charlotte Tilbury

    $44

  • Artis Soft Brush

    Oval 10 Brush

    Artis Brush

    $75

  • Lilah B Concealer Eye Primer

    Virtuous Veil Concealer & Eye Primer In Radiant

    lilah b.

    $44

  • Sigma Cheekbone Brush

    High Cheekbone Highlighter Brush

    Sigma Beauty

    $19

  • It Cosmetics Micro Powder

    Silk HD Anti-Aging Micro Powder

    IT Cosmetics

    $24

  • Beauty Blender Original Blender

    The Original Beauty Blender

    Beauty Blender

    $20

  • Urban Decay Makeup Setting Spray

    All Nighter Long-Lasting Makeup Setting Spray

    Urban Decay

    $30

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