Struggling with finding a foundation that matches your complexion?
Finding it tricky to seamlessly apply foundation that doesn’t transfer all over the place?
Get that flawless, camera ready look!!
Options, options and more options of foundation shades for darker skin, magnify these basic issues for women with dark skin, compared to individuals with light-to-medium skin tones. Since most cosmetic companies miss the mark with formulas that are too red or too yellow. Just getting it right, becomes an endless experimentation, often way too expensive.
Here’s a selection of YouTube beauty vloggers to guide dark skinned ladies through the sometimes tortuous choices of just the right foundation and perfecting their application technique. watch and try out some of these techniques, you will be glad you did!
…get the basics right
Jackie Aina: 10 Steps To Flawless Foundation
Jackie uses her uncanny humor to deliver spot-on foundation tips, including prepping with a moisturizer and primer.
…game changing tricks
Patricia Bright: How To Choose The Right Foundation
The British blogger with loads of makeup knowledge, and her trick to testing foundations on the back of your hand for an entire day is a game-changer.
… look fab on a budget
MonicaStyleMuse: Drugstore Makeup For Dark Skin
This gorgeous Latina blogger is bubbly and brilliant. And she has killer style, too! In this tutorial, she shares with us all the drugstore products you’ll need to get a beautiful foundation look.
… for the model look
NIkki Perkins: Everyday Makeup Routine
Between her soothing Aussie accent and stunning features, Perkins is definitely one to watch. The model/blogger starts her everyday makeup look with well-groomed brows before perfecting her gorgeous complexion. Major key!
…seamless, flawless finish
Tiarra Monet: Flawless 10-Minute Face
Simplicity is the secret to Tiarra Monet’s easy foundation routine. Once she’s concealed dark spots she blends, blends and blends on her face makeup for a seamless finish.
...your skin looks even better
Cydnee Black: Summer Foundation Routine
First of all, that is Cydnee’s real eye color. She gets that question quite a lot. Secondly, less is more is the name of the game when it comes to her foundation application method.
…get into this glow!
Avielle Amor: Winter Glow Foundation Routine
Now that we know the trick behind Avielle’s translucent foundation makeup (hint: she uses a luminous primer), we will be doing this until we grow tired of it.
…for that standard look
Destiny Godley: Best Dark Skin Foundation Routine
Destiny gives you a few more steps in her foundation routine for dark skin tones. However, for that standard look they work really well.