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BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15

BareMinerals

ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15

0.28 oz Item 2093947

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Color:Medium Beige 12 (light to medium skin w/ neutral undertones)

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bareMinerals Original Foundation is the #1 U.S. Prestige Loose Powder Foundation*

*Source: The NPD Group, Inc. / U.S. Prestige Beauty Total Department Specialty, Dollar & Unit Sales, Annual 2016

With just five pure ingredients, bareMinerals SPF 15 Foundation delivers flawless coverage and the creamy minerals are clinically proven to improve the appearance of skin over time. It looks like a powder, feels like a cream, and buffs on like silk, giving skin a natural luminosity while feeling as if you are not wearing any makeup at all.

Benefits:
  • Clinically proven to promote clearer, healthier-looking skin.
  • Provides buildable, complete coverage.
  • Free of preservatives, talc, oil, waxes, fragrances, and other chemicals that can irritate skin and cause breakouts.
  • Free of parabens, sulfates, and phthalates.
  • Pure enough to sleep in, made with 5 mineral ingredients. Non-acnegenic, hypoallergenic, non-comedogenic. Formulated without binders, fillers or synthetic chemicals.

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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.

Pair with the Beautiful Finish Brush, which is designed with a skirted silhouette that fits perfectly into the ORIGINAL and MATTE Foundation lids to help capture (and contain) every mineral.
Active: Titanium Dioxide 12.6%, Zinc Oxide 21%. Inactive: Bismuth Oxychloride, Mica, Iron Oxides, Zinc Oxide, Titanium Dioxide.

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BareMineralsORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15
 
4.7

(based on 12106 reviews)

97%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (10732)
  • Lightweight (10597)
  • Blends well (9537)
  • Goes on smoothly (9413)
  • Long-lasting (7913)

Cons

  • Pricey / poor value (1008)
  • Doesn't stay on (691)
  • Poor coverage (289)
  • Difficult to apply (130)
  • Causes breakouts (114)

Best Uses

  • Light to medium coverage (6809)
  • Sensitive skin (5637)
  • Full coverage (5278)
  • Mature skin (4147)
  • Normal skin (4024)
    • Skin Type:
    • Combination (38), Normal (16), Dry (9), Oily (7)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (5731), Brand buyer (5015), Natural style (213), Classic style (161), Beauty conscious (43)

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5.0

Yes. I have used it for years, love it.

By None

from Scranton sc 29591

About Me Brand Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Dry Skin
    • Light To Medium Coverage
    • Sensitive Skin

    Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

    Love it. Easy to apply and not messy. Blends well.

     
    5.0

    I love Bareminerals , such a great product !!!!

    By Getting old

    from Indianapolis, Indiana

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

    • Pricey / Poor Value

    Best Uses

    • Full Coverage
    • Mature Skin

    Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

    The coverage is great !

     
    5.0

    I've been buying this product for over 10 years.

    By Clair

    from Charlotte, N.C

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Acne-Prone or Oily Skin
      • Full Coverage
      • Mature Skin
      • Normal Skin
      • Sensitive Skin

      Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

      My neice bought me a starter kit for my birthday over 10 years ago, when I started having issues with adult acne, and was looking for a more natural makeup that wouldn't irritate my skin. I was sold on the product day one.

       
      5.0

      Evens out my skin w/o feeling heavy.

      By SW

      from Mansfield, OH

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Lightweight
      • Matte Finish
      • Noncomodegenic

      Cons

        Best Uses

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

        Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

        I use this product daily under my bronzer.

         
        5.0

        Great for contouring

        By Kris

        from Merced, CA

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Full Coverage
          • Light To Medium Coverage

          Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

          I use this product for contouring. Absolutely love how well if stays. Blends beautifully!

           
          5.0

          Best foundation ever!!

          By Raven

          from Norco, CA.

          About Me Budget 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
            • Light To Medium Coverage
            • Sensitive Skin

            Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

            A little foundation goes a long way! It feels as if you do not have make up on! You can even sleep in it and it doesn't clog pores!

             
            5.0

            I would buy this product again and again

            By Mandy

            from New Jersey

            About Me Brand Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

                I find this products gives my skin and nice glow! I use the orignal

                 
                5.0

                I will buy this from now on

                By .

                from .

                About Me Budget Buyer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

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

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Dry Skin
                  • Full Coverage
                  • Mature Skin

                  Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

                  Very sheer but great coverage

                   
                  5.0

                  Excellent. I have used it for years.

                  By Sissy

                  from Palm Desert CA

                  About Me Budget 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
                    • Normal Skin

                    Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

                    Every day

                     
                    5.0

                    Love BareMinerals

                    By Mary

                    from Reynolsburg, OH

                    About Me Brand Buyer

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Blends Well
                    • Goes On Smoothly
                    • Long-Lasting
                    • Matte Finish

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Sensitive Skin

                      Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

                      I like what I bought.

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                      • Q:

                        Does this product have flash back?
                        Asked on 8/19/2017 by Saraaaaaaaaaaaa from Pennsylvania

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hello Saraaaaaaaaaaaa,

                          The BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15 should not cause flashback.

                          Answered on 8/21/2017 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                      • Q:

                        Do you have bare minerals original foundation Medium C25 did not see it online.
                        Thanks
                        Asked on 8/17/2017 by Kae from Utah

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hello Kae,

                          If you had previously used shade Medium C25, we recommend using shade Medium 10 in the BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15.

                          Answered on 8/18/2017 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                      • Q:

                        Is the Medium Tan 18 the replacement for Medium Tan C30?
                        Asked on 8/15/2017 by Angie from Austin, Tx.

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hello Angie,

                          Medium Tan 18 would be the replacement for Medium Tan C30 in the BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15.

                          Answered on 8/16/2017 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                      • Q:

                        I'm using fairly light in the mineral powder right now. If I wanted to go a shade darker what would I use?
                        Asked on 8/12/2017 by Melissa from Levittown,pa

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hello Melissa,

                          We recommend trying shade Neutral Ivory 06 in the BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15.

                          Answered on 8/14/2017 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                      • Q:

                        What is the equivalent to bareMinerals READY® Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 20 in deepest deep 570?
                        Asked on 8/11/2017 by Chalen from Texas

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hello Chalen,

                          We suggest trying shade Deepest Deep 30 in the BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15.

                          Answered on 8/14/2017 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                      • Q:

                        did the numbers change for the shades on BM original foundation powder what use to be C25 medium is now -????? I have searched the web and can not find the answer
                        Asked on 8/10/2017 by Ellen from North Carolina

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hello Ellen,

                          BareMinerals has recently expanded their shade range by 10 colors and also has new numbers. We recommend using shade Medium 10 in the BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15 if you had previously used C25.

                          Answered on 8/10/2017 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                      • Q:

                        Im white and have tan skin with yellow undertones, what color would you suggest in the original foundation? I'm using Mac studio fix in NC42 which seems bit light on me due to me being tan. It's OK in the winter. Is there a original foundation with no color just coverage? Thank you
                        Asked on 8/10/2017 by CC from Tustin ca

                        1 answer

                      • Q:

                        I have been using medium beige in the original for years. I have a lot of red in my skin especially at the bottom of my cheeks. I was wondering if one of the other shades would cover my red better. Thank you for you help!
                        Asked on 8/9/2017 by TJ from Hanna, IN

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hello TJ,

                          You may want to try shade Golden Beige 13 as the neutral to golden undertones may cancel out the redness you are experiencing.

                          Answered on 8/10/2017 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                      • Q:

                        Hello, I use fairly medium C20 loose powder. I do not see that on the product line. Which has this been replaced with?
                        Asked on 8/9/2017 by Tracy from US

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hello Tracy,

                          If you had previously used Fairly Medium C20, we recommend using shade Fairly Medium 05 in the BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15.

                          Answered on 8/9/2017 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                      • Q:

                        I have used Bare Minerals Original for years. What color replaced N20?
                        I have tried to get help in the local Ulta store but the 3 salespeople I have spoken with do not know the product. The Bare Minerals "expert" is on a break. (on 3 different occasions ) .
                        Asked on 8/1/2017 by Jeanne from Weatherford, Tx

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hello Jeanne,

                          If you had previously used shade N20, we recommend using shade Medium Beige 12 in the BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15.

                          Answered on 8/1/2017 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
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