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Tarte Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Full Coverage Foundation SPF 15

Tarte

Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Full Coverage Foundation SPF 15

Light Sand (light w/ yellow undertones)

Item #: 2241936 Size: 1.7 oz

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An oil-free, 12-hour liquid foundation formulated with Amazonian clay and non-chemical sunscreen filters.

Achieve flawless skin that looks healthy and natural with this supremely blendable liquid foundation that delivers up to 12 hours of satin-matte coverage while protecting skin from harmful UVA/UVB sun rays. Infused with skin-balancing Amazonian clay, the skinvigorating formula intuitively addresses your unique skin concerns, helping to improve overall skin clarity and texture, while the full coverage makeup fades over the appearance of large pores, discolorations and other imperfections. With all mineral, non-chemical sunscreen filters, this gentle formula features Broad Spectrum SPF 15 Sunscreen, is vegan friendly and oil-free. Available in a large shade range to match women's unique skin tones and undertones.

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  • Amazonian clay: Nature's most perfect ingredient for better, longer, truer wear
  • Vitamin A: Antioxidant that retains moisture and helps protect against free radical damage
  • Vitamin E: Natural preservative that also acts as an anti-inflammatory emollient and antioxidant
  • Mineral pigments: Soothe and soften skin

Dermatologist tested. Vegan friendly. Formulated without parabens, mineral oil, phthalates, sodium lauryl sulfate, triclosan, and gluten.

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Dispense a dime size amount of foundation to the back of your hand. Pick up a small amount using the Buffer Airbrush Finish Bamboo Foundation Brush and sweep onto skin in light, circular motions, starting at the center of the face and blending outward.

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TarteAmazonian Clay 12-Hour Full Coverage Foundation SPF 15
 
4.3

(based on 3000 reviews)

88%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (2163)
  • Blends well (2159)
  • Goes on smoothly (2147)
  • Long-lasting (1956)
  • Good pigmentation (1782)

Cons

  • Pricey / poor value (417)
  • Heavy (223)
  • Doesn't stay on (196)
  • Poor coverage (160)
  • Causes breakouts (92)

Best Uses

  • Full coverage (1769)
  • Acne-prone or oily skin (1070)
  • Sensitive skin (855)
  • Light to medium coverage (816)
  • Normal skin (754)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (1415), Budget shopper (1059)
    • Skin Tone:
    • Medium (1358), Fair (1315), Deep (78)

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5.0

Absolutely love this foundation!

By BMOE

from Madison, WI

About Me Brand Buyer

Verified Reviewer

Pros

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

Cons

  • Heavy

Best Uses

  • Dry Skin
  • Full Coverage

Comments about Tarte Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Full Coverage Foundation SPF 15:

After someone at the store was telling me about how this is their ride or die foundation, I had to give it a shot. I am MORE than impressed. So smooth and looks very natural. I may have found a new favorite foundation.

  • Skin Tone:
  • Medium
 
5.0

I would buy it again

By Kim

from Glendale, arizona

About Me Budget Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Blends Well
  • Easy To Apply
  • Long-Lasting

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Full Coverage
    • Normal Skin

    Comments about Tarte Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Full Coverage Foundation SPF 15:

    Great

    • Skin Tone:
    • Fair
     
    5.0

    Love it

    By Sally

    from Richmond va

    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

      • Normal Skin

      Comments about Tarte Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Full Coverage Foundation SPF 15:

      Love it always use it

      • Skin Tone:
      • Fair
       
      5.0

      Love it!

      By Banessa

      from Orlando, fl

      About Me Brand Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

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

        Comments about Tarte Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Full Coverage Foundation SPF 15:

        I apply this product with a beauty blender and it blends beautifully. Looks very natural and not greasy at all.

        • Skin Tone:
        • Medium
         
        4.0

        Good coverage

        By Steph

        from La crosse

        About Me Budget Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

        • Pricey / Poor Value

        Best Uses

        • Full Coverage
        • Sensitive Skin

        Comments about Tarte Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Full Coverage Foundation SPF 15:

        My face is very sensitive and tends to be red. This product covers all the blemishes and skin discolorations.
        Wish it was a little less expensive though.

        • Skin Tone:
        • Fair
         
        3.0

        Not worth it

        By paige

        from green bay wi

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Apply

        Cons

        • Causes Breakouts
        • Pricey / Poor Value
        • Too Greasy

        Best Uses

        • Full Coverage

        Comments about Tarte Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Full Coverage Foundation SPF 15:

        Oxidizes and turns a nasty orange color, not worth it

        • Skin Tone:
        • Medium
         
        5.0

        Feels light but full coverage!

        By Nessa

        from Santa Ana California

        About Me Brand 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
        • Normal Skin

        Comments about Tarte Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Full Coverage Foundation SPF 15:

        Pricey but very good! The best I've used.

        • Skin Tone:
        • Fair
         
        5.0

        Love this product!!!!

        By K

        from NC

        About Me Budget Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Definitely works for oily skin!
        • Easy To Apply
        • Goes On Smoothly
        • Long-Lasting

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Acne-Prone or Oily Skin
          • Full Coverage

          Comments about Tarte Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Full Coverage Foundation SPF 15:

          I use this product everyday even when I do not feel like "doing my makeup"

          • Skin Tone:
          • Medium
           
          4.0

          Nice full coverage foundation

          By Lacyp

          from Round rock Texas

          About Me Brand Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Good Pigmentation
          • Long-Lasting
          • Matte Finish

          Cons

          • Difficult To Apply

          Best Uses

          • Full Coverage

          Comments about Tarte Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Full Coverage Foundation SPF 15:

          I like this product but it is thick! It has very good coverage and does not cause me any breakouts. I would purchase this product again.

          • Skin Tone:
          • Medium
           
          5.0

          Love the coverage!

          By Aslater

          from Mississippi

          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

          Comments about Tarte Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Full Coverage Foundation SPF 15:

          I use it as a base then put bronzer over it.

          • Skin Tone:
          • Fair

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          • Q:

            Hello! I'm currently using IT Cosmetics CC+ makeup, but I have pretty bad cystic acne and redness that it's just not really working for. I'm looking for a foundation that covers redness but doesn't look like a mask. Will this work for me?
            Asked on 6/26/2016 by Mascara Queen from Winston, GA

            1 answer

            • Brand Expert

              A:

              This foundation offers great, natural-looking coverage with a semi-matte finish. It's also dermatologist tested, hypoallergenic & vegan friendly so it should work great for you!

              Answered on 6/27/2016 by Brand Expert from tarte cosmetics
          • Q:

            Does this foundation go on better with a brush or a sponge?
            Asked on 6/26/2016 by Maria from Chicago, Illinois

            1 answer

            • Brand Expert

              A:

              This foundation applies seamlessly with its custom brush - the buffer airbrush finish foundation brush. Enjoy!

              Answered on 6/27/2016 by Brand Expert from tarte cosmetics
          • Q:

            I'm looking for a foundation that can cover my freckles. Mine is pretty dark. Can this product cover them?
            Asked on 6/26/2016 by Sietra from Richmond, US

            1 answer

            • Brand Expert

              A:

              Yes, it should definitely soften if not cover them. This foundation offers great, full coverage.

              Answered on 6/27/2016 by Brand Expert from tarte cosmetics
          • Q:

            What kind of brush would be best for this product?
            Asked on 6/25/2016 by Grace from Little Rock

            1 answer

            • Brand Expert

              A:

              The buffer airbrush finish foundation brush is the ideal application tool for this foundation. It features plush, cruelty free bristles that are ideal for applying liquid foundation formulas.

              Answered on 6/27/2016 by Brand Expert from tarte cosmetics
          • Q:

            Does the foundation transfer?
            Asked on 6/24/2016 by s.nicolee

            1 answer

            • Brand Expert

              A:

              Nope! It offers 12-hour full coverage wear.

              Answered on 6/27/2016 by Brand Expert from tarte cosmetics
          • Q:

            does this work well on mature skin?
            Asked on 6/24/2016 by AJ from Crossville, Tn

            1 answer

            • Brand Expert

              A:

              Yes, this product is great for all skin types & features Amazonian clay which helps to balance & replenish skin. Enjoy!

              Answered on 6/27/2016 by Brand Expert from tarte cosmetics
          • Q:

            I'm light skin with an red undertone which shade would best fit me. Also dose it cover freckles?
            Asked on 6/18/2016 by Beauty buff from Denver,co

            1 answer

          • Q:

            What is the best primer to use with this foundation?
            Asked on 6/17/2016 by K10 from New Hampshire

            1 answer

            • Brand Expert

              A:

              Thanks for reaching out! Depending on your skin type, you can use our clean slate poreless 12-hour perfecting primer or timeless smoothing primer to fade surface imperfections such as pores & fine lines. If you're looking for more hydration & brightening benefits, tarte's clean slate flawless 12-hour brightening primer is another great option.

              Answered on 6/21/2016 by Brand Expert from tarte cosmetics
          • Q:

            Does this work with super oily skin ?
            Asked on 6/15/2016 by Yeilin from Dallas,Tx

            1 answer

            • Brand Expert

              A:

              Yes! This foundation features skin-balancing Amazonian clay which absorbs excess oil on the skin.

              Answered on 6/20/2016 by Brand Expert from tarte cosmetics
          • Q:

            I normally wear fair-light honey foundation but I have tanned quite a bit this summer and am looking for the next shade darker that will have the same tones. Should I go with light-medium honey?
            Asked on 6/14/2016 by nico from st louis, mo

            1 answer

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