Make Up For Ever S300 Artist Face Color (Sculpting) Review, Photos, Swatches

01/06

Make Up For Ever S300 Artist Face Color – Sculpting
Make Up For Ever S300 Artist Face Color – Sculpting
Make Up For Ever S300 Artist Face Color – Sculpting
Make Up For Ever S300 Artist Face Color – Sculpting
Make Up For Ever S300 Artist Face Color – Sculpting
Make Up For Ever S300 Artist Face Color – Sculpting
Make Up For Ever S300 Artist Face Color – Sculpting
Make Up For Ever S300 Artist Face Color – Sculpting
Make Up For Ever S300 Artist Face Color – Sculpting
Make Up For Ever S300 Artist Face Color – Sculpting
Make Up For Ever S300 Artist Face Color – Sculpting
Make Up For Ever S300 Artist Face Color – Sculpting
Make Up For Ever S300 Artist Face Color – Sculpting
Make Up For Ever S300 Artist Face Color – Sculpting
Make Up For Ever S300 Artist Face Color – Sculpting
Make Up For Ever S300 Artist Face Color – Sculpting
Make Up For Ever S300 Artist Face Color – Sculpting
Make Up For Ever S300 Artist Face Color – Sculpting

S300

Make Up For Ever S300 Artist Face Color ($23.00 for 0.17 oz.) is a light-medium peach with warm undertones and a mostly matte finish. It seemed more like a true peach to me–a little pink, a little orange but neither dominating. I could see it leaning cooler or warmer depending on one’s undertones. It had excellent pigmentation that applied well to bare skin, sat on the skin naturally and never looked dry, and was easy to blend out and diffuse along the edges. The texture was soft, smooth, and blendable with a slightly denser texture overall, but I had no trouble picking up product with a typical blush brush. It wore well for eight and a half hours on me.

Formula Overview

$23.00/0.17 oz. - $135.29 Per Ounce

The formula is supposed to have "intense color payoff" with a "long-lasting finish." The range is split into three types--Highlighters, Sculpting Powders, and Blushes--that is easy to determine by the first letter of the shade name (H for Highlighter, S for Sculpting, and B for Blush). There are three finishes--matte, shimmer, and pearl but was less obvious. In fact, the majority of the "matte" shades were more like semi-matte or natural matte where there were no distinctive shimmer particles but they seemed to take on the natural finish of the skin, which gave the "mattes" a particularly seamless finish on the skin but might be dewier on oilier skin types than desired. None of the 34 shades available were frosted or metallic except three of the highlighters (H100, H106, H312).

The pigmentation ranged from medium to opaque, depending largely on the shade, though they were always buildable if they were not opaque in a single layer. Some of the deeper, more matte shades were less forgiving and took more effort to diffuse and blend, even when I used a lighter hand or a more feathery brush. The texture was smooth, velvety, and moderately dense without any powderiness or dustiness in the pan. The formula has lasted between eight and ten hours on me.

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Ingredients

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Makeup Look

On face:
  • Guerlain Parure Gold Foundation
  • Laura Mercier Loose Setting Powder
On eyes:
  • LORAC Unzipped Desert Sunset Eyeshadow Palette
  • Marc Jacobs Beauty Grape(vine)
On lips:
  • Hourglass I've Kissed Confession Lipstick

About the Reviewer

Reviewer

Christine has normal-to-dry skin with areas of dryness (cheeks, nose, and under the eyes). She has a light-medium skintone with subtle, warmer yellow undertones. Her best foundation matches include: Tarte Rainforest of the Sea in Light-Medium Neutral (best match), Estee Lauder Double Wear Stay-in-Place Makeup in Desert Beige 2N1, Giorgio Armani Maestro Glow in 4.0, Hourglass Warm Ivory Vanish Seamless Finish, Laura Mercier Candleglow Soft Luminous in Dusk, MAC NC20/NC25, Make Up For Ever Ultra HD Liquid in Y305 (140). For more matches, please read our full Foundation FAQ. For more information on our review process, please read our Review FAQ.

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Do you think this would work on medium tan-ish skin tones? I’m a little lighter than NC35, MUFE 127 is a better match for me. It looks lovely and fresh on you!

Beautiful shade for your own, or slightly lighter skintones! Would work very nicely on my daughter’s wintertime skintone of NC25. At present, she’s the same shade as me, but she gets very light during cooler weather.

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