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BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15

BareMinerals

ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15

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Item #: 5081179 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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BareMineralsORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15
 
4.6

(based on 10766 reviews)

97%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (9553)
  • Lightweight (9416)
  • Blends well (8410)
  • Goes on smoothly (8318)
  • Long-lasting (6984)

Cons

  • Pricey / poor value (907)
  • Doesn't stay on (627)
  • Poor coverage (249)
  • Difficult to apply (107)
  • Causes breakouts (101)

Best Uses

  • Light to medium coverage (5986)
  • Sensitive skin (5073)
  • Full coverage (4690)
  • Mature skin (3725)
  • Normal skin (3582)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (5128), Brand buyer (4391), Natural style (213), Classic style (161), Beauty conscious (43)
    • Skin Tone:
    • Medium (5821), Fair (4508), Deep (158)
    • Skin Type:
    • Combination (38), Normal (16), Dry (9), Oily (7)

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5.0

Will buy again

By Erica

from Kansas City Missouri

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
    • Normal Skin

    Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

    Bare minerals loyal customer for years

    • Skin Tone:
    • Medium
     
    5.0

    Highly recommend!

    By Noway

    from Oneida, Wi.

    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
      • Mature Skin
      • Sensitive Skin

      Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

      This is the best product I have found to cover my mild roseacea. I will never use anything else!

      • Skin Tone:
      • Medium
       
      5.0

      I buy this product every 3 months!!

      By Gracie

      from Port Orange, Fl

      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

        Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

        Love Bare Minerals

        • Skin Tone:
        • Fair
         
        5.0

        I love this foundation. It's clean and looks very natural.

        By Connie ll

        from Mountains above Mc Gill, Nevada

        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

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

          Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

          I really love this foundation. It's light and covers well. It is fairly easy to apply.

          • Skin Tone:
          • Medium
           
          5.0

          I love this product and will buy it again.

          By Net

          from Summerville, SC

          About Me Brand Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Full Coverage
            • Mature Skin
            • Sensitive Skin

            Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

            Looks natural

            • Skin Tone:
            • Medium
             
            5.0

            love this!!! have been using bare minerals for 8yrs

            By blc

            from Gastonia nc

            About Me Budget Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Light To Medium Coverage
              • Sensitive Skin

              Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

              very clean feeling makeup

              • Skin Tone:
              • Fair
               
              5.0

              Love it. Have used it for years.

              By Rose

              from Mesa, AZ

              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

              • Light To Medium Coverage
              • Mature Skin
              • Normal Skin

              Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

              Haven't found anything as good as this product.

              • Skin Tone:
              • Medium
               
              5.0

              Love it and have for years

              By Bells

              from Rockymount va

              About Me Brand Buyer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Dry Skin
                • Full Coverage
                • Mature Skin

                Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

                Use daily. Following product instructions
                Great coverage. Doesn't rub off on collars.

                • Skin Tone:
                • Medium
                 
                5.0

                I would buy again

                By Deedee

                from Tuscumbia al

                About Me Brand Buyer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Blends Well
                • Easy To Apply

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Full Coverage

                  Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

                  Love it!!!

                  • Skin Tone:
                  • Medium
                   
                  5.0

                  Wonderful

                  By Godsgirl4

                  from Gresham oregon

                  About Me Budget Buyer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

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

                    Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

                    Excellent coverage ! To a little to a lot! Looks natural , I have many people ask me what brand of makeup I use because it gives you a natural glow!

                    • Skin Tone:
                    • Medium

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                    Get answers from in-house experts.

                    221 Questions | 221 Answers
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                    • Q:

                      What face powder color corresponds to the old "medium C25"?
                      Asked on 7/6/2016 by Jody from Medford, OR

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hello Gorgeous! We always recommend stopping by your local Ulta Beauty store to get professionally shade matched for the best results!

                        Answered on 7/12/2016 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                    • Q:

                      I have fine blonde hair on my face and do not wax. How do you keep it from settling on the hairs instead of your face?
                      Asked on 7/1/2016 by Carol from Ft. Worth, Texas

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hello Gorgeous! We suggest using a daily moisturizer or a primer before applying your Original Foundation, this may help with that!

                        Answered on 7/12/2016 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                    • Q:

                      How often should you replace your bare minerals foundation? Does it go "bad"?
                      Asked on 6/22/2016 by Makeuplover from New York

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hello Gorgeous! It all depends on how often you use it and at what rate. It doesn't "go bad", however we would recommend replacing it after a year if it hasn't been used up.

                        Answered on 7/11/2016 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                    • Q:

                      Is this a light coverage foundation? Is it also okay for dry skin?
                      Asked on 6/21/2016 by AleahhBirdd from Rochester

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hello Gorgeous! Original foundation can be layered to be as light or heavy as you would like! We recommend consulting a dermatologist for any skin concerns.

                        Answered on 7/11/2016 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                    • Q:

                      I currently use the Original Foundation in Light and wish to go one shade darker but I don't want any pink or rose pigment in the color. What color should I chose.
                      Asked on 6/15/2016 by Rebecca from Eatonville, WA

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hello Gorgeous! We highly recommend visiting your local Ulta Beauty store to get professionally shade matched for the best results!

                        Answered on 7/11/2016 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                    • Q:

                      To achieve a smooth flawless finish, which brush is recommended?
                      Asked on 6/13/2016 by makeupbyjackie from US

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hello Gorgeous! We would recommend trying our Beautiful Finish Brush (Item #: 2286892 on ulta.com).

                        Answered on 7/11/2016 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                    • Q:

                      Hi! I use fairly light in the winter when my skin has less color. Now that it's summer and I have gotten some sun color, would my best option be golden fair or light?
                      Asked on 6/11/2016 by Gina from Wallingford CT

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hello Gorgeous! We highly recommend visiting your local Ulta Beauty store to get professionally shade matched for your new summer glow!

                        Answered on 7/11/2016 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                    • Q:

                      Hi i have ance and oily skin canis this the best make up for me to wear i need something that won't make me break out and that would last for the day
                      Asked on 6/5/2016 by doris from san francisco ca

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hello Gorgeous! We highly recommend consulting your dermatologist whenever introducing new products into your make up routine.

                        Answered on 6/9/2016 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                    • Q:

                      I have eczema, although not on my face. Is this product good for someone with eczema?
                      Asked on 6/2/2016 by Mo from Vicksburg, MS

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hello Gorgeous! We highly recommend consulting your dermatologist for any skincare concerns when introducing new products into your makeup routine.

                        Answered on 6/9/2016 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                    • Q:

                      Do you have to wet it like it looks like powder but liquid beside it I am just very unsure how to use it so basically do you have to add water to it
                      Asked on 5/31/2016 by Parkyyleighh from Dyersburg TN

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hello Gorgeous! This is a powder foundation that should be applied dry, as is. If you're looking for a liquid foundation, we would recommend trying our bareSkin Pure Brightening Serum Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 20.

                        Answered on 6/9/2016 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
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