good skincare = dewy skin

by clare

Q: I feel like my makeup disappears by lunchtime! I put the same amount on as always. What is happening and how can I prevent it?

A: Another beauty Q! The summer heat doesn’t help a bit, but I bet this happens to you in colder months sometimes, too. Your skin is simply dehydrated. Exfoliate once a week to remove those dry skin cells, drink an extra couple glasses of water and add a bit extra moisturizer. Be sure to let the moisturizer sink in before putting on your makeup (about 10 minutes). A tinted moisturizer works well as a foundation, since it hydrates the skin as it masks imperfections. I like Stila Illuminating Moisturizer for it’s great luminescent effect. Also, you may want to switch to mineral makeup if you don’t already use it. Your powder could be drying out your skin. Try Laura Mercier Mineral Powder. Now stay hydrated and let your dewy skin glow!

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