The Best OF 2016 in ‘BASE’ Makeup-
2016 is almost nearing its final days and with that is nearing the end of a beautiful year, that introduced us to an array of beauty brands and products that won our hearts and satisfied our splurge!
It’ll be a disappointment to miss out on the beauty products that launched in 2016, and we should get set and ready to run our eyes and heart through the Best of 2016 “BASE MAKEUP” products that paved their way into our BEST OF list-
You might just find your best fit!
BEST FOUNDATIONS OF 2016:
L’Oreal Paris Mat Magique 12H Bright Mat Foundation-
Skin type- Combination
Price- 595/- INR for 30 ml
L’Oreal added another worthy product for its price in the year 2016. Claiming 12H lasting power with SPF 11 PA+++, it comes in 5 shades and suits the combination skin best! With its smooth medium consistency it blends in and hides any blemishes fluently. With an airy texture it makes the whole process a mattifying experience and requires only a minimum amount to even out on the whole face that’ll make your makeup presentable and make you well turned out.
Estee Lauder Double Wear Nude Cushion Stick Radiant Makeup-
Skin type- Oily/combination
Price- 3,500/- INR for 14ml
This one’s the flawless foundation of 2016! Acclaimed as a formula that lasts longer even when you compare it to your sleep, you can wear it for more than 8 to 12 hours at a stretch and show your diva side all day long. Much more hydrating than its previous version, it comes with a smooth and light radiant finish. It has a built in cushion applicator that lets you blend in makeup according to the coverage you require ranging from sheer to medium coverage. And guess what? It originally comes in 20 true shades to choose from!
L’Oreal Paris True Match Genius 4 in 1 Compact Foundation-
Skin type- Combination/oily
Price- 1295/- INR for 7 g
This 4 in 1 compact foundation has quite truly gotten magic in 2016. It has a nice creamy formula with a medium kind of a thickness that ends up gliding on as a velvety finish with well-adjusted coverage. It comes with 7 distinct shades and is an easy to blend foundation that works well as a base for other makeup products.
BEST PRIMERS OF 2016:
Inglot Corrective Primer-
Skin type- Oily/combination
Price- 2000/- INR for 30 mL
It launched with perfect 5 shades in its range with a comparatively thinner consistency that has smoothness to it, making it textured to apply other products. It is a fine fit if you’re looking for brightness with an effortless blend on your face. It quite helpfully balances any redness on skin and makes the make-up stay longer than 2 hours!
Lakme Absolute Blur Perfect Makeup Primer-
Skin type- Oily, combination, dry*
Price- INR 650 for 30g
Lakme is always in and around the beauty market 2016 saw its very first primer launch, and it is obviously a good thing! *Although suitable for all skin types, ladies with dry skin would have to keep their moisturization in check. The texture is velvety and feels quite like a mousse that glides as soft as clouds and provides lightness to skin. Tinged with slight pinkness, it glams up the complexion with enough hydration. Makeup longevity is 6-7 hours while hiding and filling any blemishes or pores. It’s available in universal shade for all skin tones.
2016 saw some effectual high end brands enter the Indian space and customers are more than elated to spend for the worth they desire!
Article by- Pratishtha