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BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15

BareMinerals

ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15

Medium Beige

Item #: 2093947 Size: 0.28 oz

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bareMinerals award-winning mineral foundation gives you all the flawless coverage you want with a no-makeup look and feel that lasts up to eight hours. The creamy minerals diminish the appearance of imperfections without drying out skin. Groundbreaking formula is clinically proven to promote clearer, healthier-looking skin.

Formulated without parabens, binders, fillers, or synthetic chemicals.

Benefits:
  • Clinically proven to promote clearer, healthier-looking skin
  • Naturally luminous finish
  • Lasts for up to 8 hours
  • Features "Click, Lock, Go" sifter

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Swirl a small amount of bareMinerals Foundation in the lid until it all disappears into the brush. Tap away excess. Buff onto the skin in a circular motion.
Active: Titanium Dioxide 12.6%, Zinc Oxide 21%. Inactive: Bismuth Oxychloride, Mica, Iron Oxides, Zinc Oxide, Titanium Dioxide.

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Product Reviews

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BareMineralsORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15
 
4.7

(based on 11415 reviews)

97%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (10132)
  • Lightweight (9994)
  • Blends well (8964)
  • Goes on smoothly (8851)
  • Long-lasting (7438)

Cons

  • Pricey / poor value (949)
  • Doesn't stay on (650)
  • Poor coverage (260)
  • Difficult to apply (112)
  • Causes breakouts (104)

Best Uses

  • Light to medium coverage (6383)
  • Sensitive skin (5342)
  • Full coverage (4974)
  • Mature skin (3911)
  • Normal skin (3789)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (5423), Brand buyer (4689), Natural style (213), Classic style (161), Beauty conscious (43)
    • Skin Type:
    • Combination (38), Normal (16), Dry (9), Oily (7)

Reviewed by 11415 customers

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5.0

I've used this product for years, love bare minerals!

By Lo

from Stuttgart, AR

About Me Brand Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Blends Well
  • Easy To Apply
  • Goes On Smoothly
  • Lightweight

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Full Coverage

    Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

    One of my favorite bare minerals products!

     
    5.0

    Me favorite

    By Rrday10

    from Elizabeth, PA

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Blends Well
    • Easy To Apply
    • Goes On Smoothly
    • Good Pigmentation
    • Lightweight

    Cons

    • Doesn't Stay On

    Best Uses

    • Light To Medium Coverage

    Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

    I use this daily. I do love the look when I first put it on in the morning. Unfortunately, the coverage does not last on my face.

     
    5.0

    Love it

    By Tricia

    from Monroe

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Blends Well
    • Easy To Apply
    • Goes On Smoothly
    • Good Pigmentation
    • Lightweight
    • Long-Lasting
    • Noncomodegenic

    Cons

    • Too pricey

    Best Uses

    • Light To Medium Coverage
    • Mature Skin
    • Normal Skin

    Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

    I live this makeup but it is pricey but no more than most makeup

     
    5.0

    I love Bate Minerals

    By Alisa

    from Bunn, NC

    About Me Brand Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Blends Well
    • Easy To Apply
    • Goes On Smoothly
    • Good Pigmentation
    • Lightweight
    • Long-Lasting
    • Matte Finish
    • Noncomodegenic

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Full Coverage
      • Light To Medium Coverage
      • Mature Skin
      • Normal Skin
      • Sensitive Skin

      Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

      Love it goes on flawlessly

       
      5.0

      Love this product!

      By Jen M

      from New Jersey

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Blends Well
      • Easy To Apply
      • Goes On Smoothly
      • Lightweight
      • Long-Lasting

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Full Coverage

        Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

        Great foundation!

         
        5.0

        foundation

        By joanie

        from milton, florida

        About Me Budget Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Apply
        • Goes On Smoothly
        • Good Pigmentation
        • Lightweight

        Cons

        • Pricey / Poor Value

        Best Uses

        • Full Coverage
        • Mature Skin

        Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

        helps add color to my pale skin.....been using over 20 years......just wish it was a little less expensive...

         
        5.0

        Reliable quality

        By Lavndrgrl

        from Dallas TX

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Blends Well
        • Easy To Apply
        • Goes On Smoothly
        • Good Pigmentation
        • Lightweight
        • Long-Lasting
        • Matte Finish
        • Noncomodegenic

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Light To Medium Coverage
          • Mature Skin

          Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

          Been using Bare Minerals foundation powder for years. I need only light coverage and it evens my skin tone. Stays on all day.

           
          5.0

          I love this product!!! I will buy it again and again!!

          By Joy B

          from Florence Alabama

          About Me Budget Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Blends Well
          • Easy To Apply
          • Goes On Smoothly
          • Good Pigmentation
          • Lightweight
          • Long-Lasting

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Full Coverage
            • Mature Skin

            Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

            I've used this product for 6 years and I'll not ever go back to liquid makeup..

             
            5.0

            I love this makeup

            By Maria

            from Fontana

            About Me Brand Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Blends Well
            • Good Pigmentation
            • Lightweight

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Light To Medium Coverage
              • Mature Skin
              • Normal Skin

              Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

              Very natural looking and you don't feel like you are wearing makeup

               
              5.0

              I would def. buy this product again!

              By Ames

              from Virginia

              About Me Brand Buyer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Blends Well
              • Easy To Apply
              • Goes On Smoothly
              • Good Pigmentation
              • Lightweight
              • Long-Lasting
              • Matte Finish
              • Noncomodegenic

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Acne-Prone or Oily Skin
                • Dry Skin
                • Full Coverage
                • Light To Medium Coverage
                • Normal Skin
                • Sensitive Skin

                Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

                I've been wearin BareMinerals since it came out. I will not use any other makeup! :) I love it! ❤️

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                240 Questions | 240 Answers
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                • Q:

                  Is this original foundation non comedogenic? I have very sensitive, acne prone, and oily skin. Unfortunately I can't use anything that isn't. Also could you tell me is the gel tinted moisturizer? I was thinking of getting that also for days off so I'm not always wearing full makeup.
                  Asked on 1/18/2017 by Sara from Manistee MI

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    All bareMinerals® foundations, and facial moisturizers are tested to insure that they have no potential for comedogenicity. Also, we think you are referring to our Complexion Rescue™ Tinted Hydrating Gel Cream, if so, it is tinted moisturizer, but also so much more! It's packed with powerful SPF 30 and a tasteful tint of hydrating foundation, this gel cream is blessed with the benefits of our marvelous mineral makeup with marine botanicals and mineral electrolytes that hydrate and boost your skin's natural beauty.

                    Answered on 1/18/2017 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                • Q:

                  Does this makeup expire?
                  Asked on 1/16/2017 by moonflower87 from El Paso

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    We suggest you adhere to an expiration date of 3 years from the moment you open the BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15.

                    Have a great day!

                    Answered on 1/17/2017 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                • Q:

                  I use the Bare Minerals Original Foundation Powder in (Light) color... I found out I shouldnt be using the bare minerals warmth for contouring..... and was instructed to go 1-2 shades darker than (light) to have a cool shadow contour rather than a warm shadow contour etc.... So.. which ones in the Bare Minerals powder line would be considered one to two shades darker than (light)??? Thanks!
                  Asked on 1/15/2017 by sp from K. , WA

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Hi, we have a few suggestions, our Original may not be the best choice to contour with, because it has a luminous finish. We would suggest either Matte or BarePRO foundations as an alternative. For shades, we would suggest Faux Tan or Skinny Dip. They are much cooler than Warmth so will resemble the shadow you are trying to create. You can also use the Deep End Bronzer. Hope this helps!

                    Answered on 1/19/2017 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                • Q:

                  If I wear bare pro Natural 01 what color am I in this ?
                  Asked on 12/15/2016 by syd from Tennessee

                  1 answer

                • Q:

                  I used to wear tan N30 with the old original bare essentials foundation. I am wondering what color would that be in the new formulation?
                  Asked on 12/7/2016 by Nette from San Francisco, CA

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    Tan! It is the same exact shade.

                    Answered on 12/15/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                • Q:

                  Hello, I use IT Cosmetics foundation and have to mix fair and light. What shade would you recommend for me?
                  Asked on 11/16/2016 by Laney from Elk Grove, Ca

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Hi,
                    You may fall into Fairly light or light. I would recommend that you stop by your nearest Ulta to be properly shade matched.

                    Answered on 12/28/2016 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                • Q:

                  Does this container have the sifter cap?
                  Asked on 11/12/2016 by Mollie T from Elkhart,In

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Hi,
                    Thank you for your question. I am happy to tell you that this Foundation container has a click and go sifter cap. Just simply twist the cap after each use to keep it clean and in place.

                    Answered on 1/9/2017 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                • Q:

                  I am an older man and use your foundation in Medium Beige along with your All Over Face Color in Faux Tan to sculpt and contour my Jaw Line, Cheeks and Ridge Line. Since i have fairly light skin, what product of yours in a powder would you recommend as a Highlighter to complement these products to define my Nose, lower forehead and upper cheeks?
                  Asked on 11/11/2016 by Dave from Norwood, MA

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Hi,
                    Thank you for your question. Happy to hear you are already a Bare Minerals Customer. I can recommend a great product for your Highlighting needs. The Invisible Light Translucent Duo has two translucent powders in the compact. The matte absorbs oil and creates an even, long lasting, youthful looking finish. The glow, which will suit your needs, is infused with rose gold pearls and adds sheer luminosity for highlighting and strobing. I would also recommend the Dual-Finish Blush and Contour brush for the best application. Happy Shopping!

                    Answered on 1/9/2017 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                • Q:

                  I have oily and dry skin so my question would be does it work for that type of skin and also will it make my face patchy in certain places because I am dark skinned
                  Asked on 11/2/2016 by Bre

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Hey, Bre! Great questions!

                    Since your skin is more Combination (oily in some area, dry in others), the best way to ensure that your makeup will apply best is with the right skincare. If you're able to, purchase our Smart Combination moisturizer for day and night. That will help to ensure your skin gets the nourishment it needs day and night.

                    This foundation will give your skin a beautiful, luminous glow. Keep in mind that in areas where you're more oily, you may want to use Mineral Veil on top to help mattify the skin more.

                    I will certainly encourage you to stop by your nearest store and try our products together with a beauty expert. That way, you can be matched up with the perfect color and see it in conjunction with our other lineup.

                    Good luck!

                    Answered on 1/9/2017 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                • Q:

                  I always use concealer and was wondering if with this powder foundation I would have to apply liquid concealer before or after powder
                  Asked on 11/2/2016 by Leticia Sandoval

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Hi, Leticia!

                    Because our Original Foundation is made of minerals which buff on as a cream, you can choose to use a liquid concealer BEFORE or AFTER you've applied Original. I would try it both ways and see which one wears best throughout the day.

                    Answered on 1/9/2017 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
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