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e.l.f. Cosmetics Beautifully Bare Foundation Serum

e.l.f. Cosmetics

Beautifully Bare Foundation Serum

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Item #: 2500342 Size: 0.47 oz

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Create a flawless look that's beautiful and natural looking with the e.l.f. Cosmetics Beautifully Bare Foundation Serum. This weightless, silky formula melts into skin seamlessly for a radiant and youthful-looking base. The luminous, dewy finish helps boost suppleness and minimize the appearance of pores and fine lines for flawless coverage. This Broad Spectrum UVA/UVB SPF 25 formula is designed to help revitalize color and radiance to skin so you look as if you're barely even wearing makeup. Infused with Vitamin A, C, & E, grape seed oil, pomegranate oil, and goji berry to help brighten, restore, nourish and protect the skin. For slightly fuller coverage and a custom-blended shade, mix a little formula with the Flawless Foundation for a personalized effect. It's makeup so flawless, it feels like you're not even wearing makeup! Cruelty free and vegan.

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Shake well before use. Pump several times until product releases. Apply a small dot amount of product in the center of the forehead, chin, and cheeks working outwards using the e.l.f. Blending Brush, fingers, or a sponge blend in. Reapply for buildable coverage.
Active: Zinc Oxide 13.8%. Inactive: Cyclopentasiloxane, Water (Aqua), Dimethicone, Silica, Isododecane, PEG-10 Dimethicone, Acrylates / Dimethicone Copolymer, PEG-9 Polydimethylsiloxyethyl Dimethicone, Dimethicone / Vinyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Sodium Chloride, Quaternium-18 Bentonite, Dimethicone / PEG-10 / 15 Crosspolymer, Propylene Carbonate, Triethoxycaprylylsilane, Talc, Disodium EDTA, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Pentaethrityl Tetraisotearate, Paraffinum Liquidum (Mineral Oil), Disteardimonium Hectorite, Palmitoyl Tripeptide-1, Punica Granatum Seed Oil, Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Seed Oil, Retinyl Palmitate (Va), Tocopheryl Acetate (Ve), Ascorbyl Palmitate (Vc), Lycium Barbarum Fruit Extract. May Contain: Iron Oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499), Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891).

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e.l.f. CosmeticsBeautifully Bare Foundation Serum
 
3.9

(based on 199 reviews)

77%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Blends well (9)
  • Easy to apply (9)
  • Goes on smoothly (9)
  • Lightweight (9)
  • Good pigmentation (5)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Light to medium coverage (7)
  • Normal skin (6)
  • Dry skin (4)
  • Mature skin (3)
  • Sensitive skin (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (6), Brand buyer (3)

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3.0

Just okay

By Love makeup

from New York

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Pros

  • Blends Well
  • Easy To Apply
  • Lightweight

Cons

  • Poor Coverage

Best Uses

    Comments about e.l.f. Cosmetics Beautifully Bare Foundation Serum:

    If you're looking for a super lightweight product and very sheer coverage, this is the foundation for you. I have large pores and find that this Foundation doesn't cover them at all. Slight facial discoloration also doesn't get covered with this foundation.

    (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Great as a primer!!

    By Meg42199

    from Columbus, IN, United States

    Comments about e.l.f. Cosmetics Beautifully Bare Foundation Serum:

    I've used this for a few days and so far I love it! I like full coverage usually so I put this on before my foundation! It makes my skin soft and seems to help make my makeup last longer. I think people are forgetting it is a SERUM so yes it will be watery.. and it is meant as LIGHT COVERAGE. And I love that it has spf!! I have slightly dry skin so I'm not sure how it would be for oily skin but it seems to soak in quickly.

    (5 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

     
    1.0

    Would give this no stars

    By Tori_rdz

    from Corpus Christi, TX, United States

    Comments about e.l.f. Cosmetics Beautifully Bare Foundation Serum:

    I LOVE elf and i really am a die hard fan but oh my goodness was this foundation a mess. It was so watery. It had little to no coverage and when I finally got it to stay on my face it would just flake off. Like how does that even happen?! I have oily skin and that's never happened. Also this made me break out super ugly. I rarely break out, and this gave me so many pimples it was honestly ridiculous. This was definitely a miss from elf. By far one of their worst products

    (8 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Healthy Skin Look!

    By hannahmay

    from Columbia, SC, United States

    Comments about e.l.f. Cosmetics Beautifully Bare Foundation Serum:

    I bought this foundation shortly after it was released and was less than impressed. I was aware, from watching plenty of YouTube reviews, that it was watery and very light coverage. Here are my tips from using this foundation over the last month: 1. Use a water based primer (like the Aqua Beauty Primer Mist). A silicone primer doesn't work well with this foundation 2. Apply with a dense brush, not a sponge (like the Selfie Ready Foundation brush) as the sponge will just soak it all up. 3. 1st layer will literally look like nothing, let it dry and apply a 2nd layer. You will be surprised at how much more coverage it adds. Patting down with a sponge in between really helps too With this being more sheer to medium coverage, it won't cover blemishes well but it will give a healthy skin look. I did not like this stuff at all when I first purchased, but it's grown on me a lot and I love using it now. It's perfect for summer too! Very light and you'll barely feel like you're wearing foundation.

    (8 of 8 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Awesome coverage for older skin

    By Brisewald

    from Newark, DE, United States

    Comments about e.l.f. Cosmetics Beautifully Bare Foundation Serum:

    I am now on my second container. This is so light weight and looks awesome on. I'm over 50 and my skin is a little wrinkled and starting to dry in spots. I like a lightweight foundation that doesn't dry my skin out and show more wrinkles. This glides on and stays moist. I don't even have to add a powder. I've gotten lazy in my old age and try to do less. This has become a staple!

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    3.0

    light/natural coverage

    By liyah

    from Lancaster, SC, United States

    Comments about e.l.f. Cosmetics Beautifully Bare Foundation Serum:

    I bought this about a month or so ago and I thought it was like a medium to full coverage foundation. I consider this for a more natural look. I like full coverage so when I use this I use the E.L.F. color corrector. which gives a more coverage lok but it still doesn't cover as much as I like since its a serum.

    (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Love!!!!

    By Enchantedrose88

    from Kentucky, United States

    Comments about e.l.f. Cosmetics Beautifully Bare Foundation Serum:

    I've been using this product for over a month and absolutely love it. It's not cakey and goes on light and smoothly. I have really dry skin and it's hard for me to find a product that works for me.

    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    3.0

    Note the amount on bottle! 14ml.

    By Melson

    from Brooklyn, NY, United States

    Comments about e.l.f. Cosmetics Beautifully Bare Foundation Serum:

    I absolutely love this product. As soon as I started using it, I got compliments on my complexion. It goes on light and evens out my skin tone without being heavy/noticeable. HOWEVER, I was deeply disappointed to find out that I had run out so soon after getting it. Look at the amount on the bottle: you get 14ml. The bottle is actually empty and the sides are double paned so you ONLY get that small amount. If this was not a waste of packaging, you'd get a little sample sized packet the size of a quarter. This bottle is very deceiving.

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    2.0

    Every 2 hours?!

    By Diggers

    from Essex

    Comments about e.l.f. Cosmetics Beautifully Bare Foundation Serum:

    I bought this hoping that the serum aspect would help with my dry skin. Instead of a foundation I seem to have gotten a sun cream with a bit of colour in it. The directions say to reapply every 2 hours and I don't think anyone has time in their day to dedicate that much time to foundation. I appreciate the light coverage and the colour match to my skin, not to mention I'm a sucker for product with SPF, but I doubt I will use much considering the directions and how easily it seemed to come off.

    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Beautiful Finish :)

    By kkxox20

    from Undisclosed

    Comments about e.l.f. Cosmetics Beautifully Bare Foundation Serum:

    It has such a nice and buildable coverage for people who like to show their features on their face such as freckles, etc. I love the finish as well; add just a little powder to the places where concealer is and you are good to go!

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