Wednesday, October 13th, 2010

What’s your special event foundation? Do you have a foundation you reserve for special occasions?

Temptalia's AnswerGuerlain Parure Gold or MUFE HD if there are a lot of photographs!

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45 thoughts on “What’s your special event foundation?

  1. Mine is revlon colorstay foundation nowadays:)

  2. I love MAC’s Studio Fix Fluid!!

    It covers all my blemishes and redness without looking like a have a mask on my face! 😉

  3. Ashley

    MUFE HD foundation, with a bit of Cover FX for spots that need extra coverage. Finished off with MUFE HD powder.

  4. ericka

    My Revlon Colorstay has been doing alright by me so far.

  5. Dani

    Chanel Vitalumiere

  6. Kelly

    Special Event foundation – Graftobian Hi Def Creme Foundation (loving it so far) and revlon colorstay pressed powder to set

  7. Linda

    My givenchy skin tonic in shade 501, its the only foundation i’ve found that is my perfect shade and it got discountined so I keep it for special ocassions, it does have an spf of 35 so not so great for photo, but i don’t mind as i do love to look pale lol.

  8. MAC studio stick foundation spf15

  9. Alicia

    Shu Uemura Powder Foundation!!

  10. Grace

    Armani Lasting Silk UV Foundation

  11. Peggy

    Parure Gold photoshots excellent. Since you like it too,could you please tell me witch finishing powder do you prefer to put on top? Parure looks sooo nice on its own, that I hesitate to put anything on top.

  12. Little Miss Sunshine

    I use MAC’s Studio Fix Fluid for the evening, for daytime I normally just wear Powder.

  13. Randi

    Estee Lauder Double Wear

  14. MUFE HD since it photographs well! I just need to use very little of the HD setting powder…for some reason in dark lighting (like night clubs) I still get the “white glowy face” even though I use only a light dusting of the HD translucent powder. Does anyone else get this?

  15. DonnaN

    MUFE HD foundation w/ Laura Mercier primer underneath and finished with MUFE HD powder.

  16. Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk Foundation for day and Lancome Maquiliquide for night. If I’m indoors with air con throughout. I’d wear the Graftobian HD creme

  17. Kris

    NARS GLOW. Found out that it didnt last very well on me, at the end of 9hrs its patchy but somehow shows up great on pictures.

  18. Jaime

    Revlon PhotoReady. It’s so weird, because I have about ninety thousand MAC foundations, and MAC is my facourite brand, but something about that Revlon PhotoReady makes my skin look its best. It’s the first (and so far, only) drugstore foundation I ever tried.

  19. Angela

    MUFE HD or NARS matte foundation.

  20. Yumi

    I don’t have a foundation for special events but I do have foundations for not-special events if that makes sense.

  21. Kathy

    Revlon ColorStay. I usually hate foundation, but I love to wear this for special events. It’s the best foundation I’ve ever used, actually!

  22. Lancome teint idole

  23. Ursula

    Mac Studio Tech. It leaves my face perfectly flawless and dewey looking with the best coverage and doesn’t move all day.

  24. amy

    This is an oldie: MAC Hyper Real Foundation.

  25. Fatema

    NARS Sheer Glow!!!

  26. Svetlana

    MAC’s new prolongwear foundation and MAC’s Studio Fix Powder plus foundation .I guess the prolongwear one ain’t the best for photos cos it has spf

  27. Kelsey

    Since3 I only wear foundation on special occasions, mine is CoverGirl Clean Sensitive liquid foundation.

  28. Jakara

    Diorskin Nude!

  29. MAC Studio Sculpt Foundation. It really holds up for all day wear for me.

  30. Eve Pearl foundation duo in Fair. Mind you, my definition of special occasion is loose. I include everything from days with the boyfriends family, to going makeup shopping and wanting to flaunt for people who can appreciate what went into it.

  31. Tracy

    by far the ESTEE LAUDER double wear foundation! Great coverage, long stay!

  32. Carly

    Chanel Pro Lumiere

  33. Laura

    Diorskin Nude with Illamasqua Satin primer underneath. It photographs nicely!

  34. Diorskin Nude, it’s the only foundation I own, but I only wear foundation on special occasions.

  35. Suzanne

    MUFE HD it is a miricle in a bottle!!

  36. Stephanie

    Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk Foundation in No. 2 or Nars in Siberia. Nars is the only foundation that I can find that is light enough for my really fair skin!

  37. Isabella

    If it’s a long event, the Revlon Colorstay, because it really doesn’t move, although I would like their colors to be a little bit more yellow, they lean to the pinkish side.

  38. K

    MAC Studio Fix Fluid.

  39. Courtney

    For special occasions, I love Lumiere’s Luminecse foundation because it gives good coverage and offers an amazing glow.

  40. Selenite

    Countess Isserlyn Liquid Makeup by Alexandra de Markoff. Not as user friendly as a more modern foundation but it looks great.

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  42. Meg

    Mac Studio Fix Fluid :)