Fresh faced Models with flawless, dewy skin reigned the SS12 Catwalks so what better time to ditch the heavy foundations for some lightweight Minerals which not only look good but feels amazing on the skin!
Some amazing looks Makeup Artist Pat McGrath's spring/summer 2012 beauty look for Dolce & Gabbana in Vogue.
e.l.f Minerals are made with 100% natural ingredients, so are great for all skin types - even sensitive skin, there's just one key - a clean brush!
To apply mineral foundation, you must use the swirl, tap and buff technique which actually lets the product sit in the skin as opposed to 'on the skin' like liquid foundations.
Check out this video where the wonderful Kamen demonstrates how to create a flawless face with minerals :0)
This weeks top mineral picks are....
The gorgeous Personal Blend foundation SPF 15.
This foundation is a MUST for Spring/Summer 2012! The four colour powder foundation allows you to create unique shades to suit your complexion. If you're planning to jet off somewhere sunny this summer the personal blend formula will allow you to adapt your foundation to your sun kissed skin, and with the SPF 15 adding that little bit of extra protection*.
Strikingly fabulous Mineral Eyeshadow
Mineral eye shadows are so so versatile and can be layered to create intense colour or simply swept on for instant subtle glamour. Available in 27 beautiful shades there's bound to be one which takes your fancy. Treat yourself and embrace natural tones, or rock some vivid bolds this spring summer!
Fabulously Flush Mineral Blush
Create glowing naturally flushed cheeks with the gorgeous selection of natural blushed powders. Available in 7 shades you can create a cute shimmery glow or a deep plum flush, great for darker skintones.
Beautiful Bamboo Brushes
No makeup bag is complete without some serious brushes. e.l.f Mineral Range bamboo brushes are perfect for use with any range, not just mineral! The Gorgeous taklon bristles are perfect to use wet or dry for amazing results. The full range of brushes are durable and look pretty swish too! The 4 piece set is just asking to be taken on a long haul flight to sunnier climbs ;0)
So, let us know, are you a mineral makeup lover? The office e.l.fettes are showing off their mineral looks this spring!
*we recommend always using sun protection lotion when in direct sunlight, the spf in mineral foundation is not meant as a sun protection replacement.