Fashion and BeautyEditor's Pick: Unboxing the new Bobbi Brown Skin Foundation...

Editor’s Pick: Unboxing the new Bobbi Brown Skin Foundation Cushion Compact SPF 50 PA+++

-

- JAGUAR F-TYPE -spot_img

Bobbi Brown’s beauty philosophy is that makeup should be simple and believable—skin should look like skin and you should look like you. And with the Korean cushion compact craze reaching the mainstream American market, it’s just high time beauty giant Bobbi Brown comes up with one.

The beauty guru wants foundation to always be fresh, just like a cup of freshly-brewed coffee. With a packaging inspired by a coffee pod, the new Bobbi Brown Skin Foundation Cushion Compact SPF 50 PA+++ dispenses just the perfect amount of product you need. Thanks to its capsule technology and airtight packaging, the formula is preserved and drying is minimized. It’s also packed with Pink Silk Tree extract and caffeine that rejuvenate and re-energize skin while protecting it with moisture-infused anti-pollution barriers and high level sun protection.

The foundation capsule refill is housed in a chic compact base that comes with a puff. Open the foil lid and simply press the puff into the sponge to release liquid foundation. Gently pat and smooth it over clean skin, starting from the center of the face. For more coverage, use a dense foundation brush like Bobbi Brown Full Coverage brush.

The foundation comes in only six shades. What I like about it is that the shades are yellow-based, which can cancel out ruddiness and suit Asian skin. It gives a medium sheer coverage, yet buildable to full without looking too heavy. The cushion compact is also economical, as one press is enough to cover almost the entire face.

The silky formula glides on the skin easily and feels very lightweight, and gives a dewy, fresh sheen that’s highly recommended for dry skin types. It does not go greasy or slick even after hours of wear, which makes it ideal even for oily-skinned gals. It takes a few minutes to set to a satin finish and doesn’t noticeably oxidize.

Even with its high SPF content, the foundation doesn’t give a white cast. And despite its moisturizing formula, this foundation is apt for our tropical climate. Set it with powder (for an extra glow, try Bobbi Brown Nude Finish Illuminating Powder) and you’re good to go!

Bobbi Brown Skin Foundation Cushion Compact SPF 50 PA+++ retails at P2,900 and is available in all Bobbi Brown counters nationwide.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest news

Flavors of prosperity at Joy~Nostalg Hotel & Suites Manila

As the Year of the Dragon unfolds, Joy Nostalg Hotel & Suites Manila joyously marked the occasion with "Flavors...

Zenaida ‘Nedy’ Rustia Tantoco, 77: Empress, matriarch, icon

Nedy Tantoco lived, breathed, and embodied international luxury and professional family values. As the matriarch of the Tantoco family and...

Feast on love this Valentine’s Day

Love on the menu at Diamond Hotel Indulge this love month with Diamond Hotel Philippines’ enchanting Valentine's offers. Exquisite dining...

Prime opportunities for Filipinos in Greece

Golden Visa Centrale (GVC), a leading international property marketing consultancy specializing in residency by investment, has announced its latest...
- Advertisement -spot_img

Welcome the Year of the Wood Dragon in Manila

Auspicious offerings at City of Dreams Manila City of Dreams Manila rings in the Year of the Wood Dragon, considered...

A celebration of Mediterranean food and culture with Doña Elena

As one of the most influential types of cuisine, primarily for its abundant use of plant-based ingredients, Mediterranean food...

Must read

Color theory

It’s all about hue! Bright colors and monochromatic tones...

Why there’s much to love in the Philippines

A FEW years ago, my family and I took...

Overcoming my cell phone addiction

I must confess: I had become a cell phone...

A rebel to clean up Customs

If former rebel general and subsequent political prisoner Danilo...

Consumed by good food

“My name is always a conversation starter,” says Eric...
- Advertisement -spot_imgspot_imgspot_img