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Recently I have bought that Virgin Vie compact thingy but not been to a VV party for a while.
So I bought a Max Factor version a few months ago (if that) and anyway, tho it seems OK it has lasted such a short time, really just a couple of months, not impressed.
So what would be better? Am open to any ideas.
I am mid 40s, still a bit T-zoney even at my advanced age! It needs to be cheap as we have No Money. Say about £10? Tho I would like it to last longer than a matter of weeks - a I better to spend £20 on sthg which will last me till December? And if so, what?
I am on a budget but the thingsi save up for and don't compromise on are foundation and perfume!I buy clinique superbalanced make up foundation.Maybe low budget for those who have £££ but a lot for me,is 20 plus.Worth it though
I used to use Clinique Superfit and it is probably the best ever out of those that I could afford. I am on a very tight budget but I think that I am going to go back to it because the Max Factor and Rimmel foundations are good, but not as good. I also wear foundation most days.
Bourjois foundations are really good. About £10. I prefer them to the more expensive brands I've tried. 10 hour sleep effect ( really does what it says on the bottle ) or Healthy mix for a slightly fuller coverage. Both very natural and long lasting.
I am 40 and over the last few weeks have changed over to bare escentuals the minerals stuff. I didn't think I would like it but actually I do - very much so much that I have now spent a fortune on varying colours!
You should be able to get little sample pot to start you off and then you can buy starter kits that include brushes. You can also buy from QVC and have 30 days to return anything you don't like so no more wasted foundations etc in the drawer.
I am so impressed with the stuff - I was on a girls day out shopping yesterday and 4 people commented on my make up, my friend being the first, the owner of a wedding dress shop, the personal shopper at John Lewis and a complete stranger!
i'd agree with bare minerals, i've been using them for years, they last ages, look really natural and stay put all day. i'm in my 40s and don't find it sits in my eye creases at all. i also have a bit of a t zone and bare minerals are really good for slightly oily skin.
I like the no 7 intelligent colour. it's about 15£ and lasts me about 6 months (only wear it for work 4d/week) it's more like a tinted moisturiser, though, not great camouflage but evens out the skin tone and looks very natural.