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Nyx Cosmetics

HD Studio Photogenic Foundation

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Nyx CosmeticsHD Studio Photogenic Foundation
 
3.9

(based on 112 reviews)

77%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (99)
  • Goes on smoothly (95)
  • Blends well (94)
  • Lightweight (76)
  • Good pigmentation (68)

Cons

  • Too greasy (17)
  • Doesn't stay on (16)
  • Poor coverage (14)
  • Causes breakouts (11)
  • Pricey / poor value (10)

Best Uses

  • Light to medium coverage (55)
  • Full coverage (39)
  • Normal skin (36)
  • Acne-prone or oily skin (28)
  • Dry skin (25)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (59), Brand buyer (44)
    • Skin Tone:
    • Fair (65), Medium (39)

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4.0

Nice product, good value

By JJ

from Fairfax, VA

About Me Budget Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Light To Medium Coverage

    Comments about Nyx Cosmetics HD Studio Photogenic Foundation:

    Overall a good product for the price. Doesn't have the heaviest coverage, but you could probably apply another layer for more. I'm a fan of the NYX brand, and would recommend this product.

    • Skin Tone:
    • Medium

    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    3.0

    Almost dupe for MUFE HD. ALMOST

    By FarAwayGalaxies

    from Huntington Beach, Ca

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Blends Well
    • Easy To Apply
    • Goes On Smoothly

    Cons

    • Doesn't Stay On
    • Poor Coverage
    • Too Greasy

    Best Uses

      Comments about Nyx Cosmetics HD Studio Photogenic Foundation:

      I like is very liquidy and I like the light reflecting particles. I had to get two different shades to blend to create my ideal skintone match which was quite a bummer. But I overlooked that and was hoping for the best when I tried it. But doesn't cover that well it gives a nice sheer delight coverage doesn't feel heavy and it does have somewhat of a natural finish to it which I really do like. But it doesn't seem to stay on that long and it doesn't seem to cover blemishes dark spots or really even out the skin the way I would like. Overall it's not bad but it's deafly nothing special.

      • Skin Tone:
      • Fair
       
      5.0

      Amazing for photos & tv... Love it!!!

      By Jayme Updo Whiz

      from Phoenix AZ

      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
        • Light To Medium Coverage

        Comments about Nyx Cosmetics HD Studio Photogenic Foundation:

        Use it for television appearance & photos... Can be used daily as well...

        • Skin Tone:
        • Fair
         
        4.0

        Love It!

        By Lanae

        from Hunravelled, Alabama

        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
          • Full Coverage
          • Mature Skin
          • Sensitive Skin

          Comments about Nyx Cosmetics HD Studio Photogenic Foundation:

          I love this product and plan to continue using it. Awesome coverage, not too heavy and matte finish.

          • Skin Tone:
          • Medium

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Awesome

          By Elaine

          from Somewhere

          About Me Budget Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Blends Well
          • Easy To Apply
          • Glowy Look No White Cast
          • Goes On Smoothly
          • Good For Flash Photograph
          • Lightweight
          • Long-Lasting
          • Noncomodegenic

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Light To Medium Coverage
            • Sensitive Skin

            Comments about Nyx Cosmetics HD Studio Photogenic Foundation:

            This product is very good. Nyx hd is dupe of makeup forever hd foundation

            • Skin Tone:
            • Fair
             
            4.0

            "I would buy this product again and agai

            By Penny

            from Bryan, Texas

            About Me Brand Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Full Coverage
              • Normal Skin

              Comments about Nyx Cosmetics HD Studio Photogenic Foundation:

              I like it a lot and will keep on using it . I can't use any thing that has the sunscreen in it.

              • Skin Tone:
              • Medium

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              2.0

              slightly overpriced

              By haley

              from fort smith, ar

              About Me Brand Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

              • Pricey / Poor Value

              Best Uses

                Comments about Nyx Cosmetics HD Studio Photogenic Foundation:

                personally, i love nyx products. i bought this product expecting it to be this amazing foundation and i wouldn't ever want to buy anything else. well, i still find myself in search of that holy grail foundation. to me, this foundation is very much over priced. i would only suggest to use this product if you plan on being in a photoshoot. it has no spf, therefore it will make your skin have more color whenever there are photos taken and wont give your face that chalky look like most foundations would. to me there was really nothing special about this product, i just expected more considering it was 18 dollars. the coverage isn't that great, there aren't a lot of color options, it sometimes leaves my skin looking flaky, and the coverage really isn't that great.

                • Skin Tone:
                • Medium
                 
                2.0

                Not the greatest out there

                By Nichole

                from Salem, OR

                Pros

                • Blends Well
                • Easy To Apply
                • Good Pigmentation
                • Matte Finish

                Cons

                • Bad Color Selection
                • Causes Breakouts
                • Doesn't Stay On
                • Poor Coverage
                • Pricey / Poor Value
                • Smells bad
                • Too Greasy

                Best Uses

                • Light To Medium Coverage

                Comments about Nyx Cosmetics HD Studio Photogenic Foundation:

                I love NYX products but this foundation just didn't do it for me. It has been the only foundation to ever cause me to break out. I also find that the colors are not very good for fair-skinned people, it was difficult for me to find my shade and I could only wear this in the summer. If this foundation wasn't so dark and greasy, and lost the chemicalish smell, it would be pretty good. It's not worth $15!!

                • Skin Tone:
                • Fair
                 
                1.0

                Never Again

                By Miss Kelly Renee

                from Los Angeles

                About Me Brand Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Apply
                • Goes On Smoothly

                Cons

                • Doesn't Stay On
                • Makes skin oily
                • Poor Coverage
                • Too Greasy

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Nyx Cosmetics HD Studio Photogenic Foundation:

                  I will never buy this product again.
                  It looks great when it is first put on, but it makes my face turn into an oil slick, when I have combo skin and never have that problem.
                  It wears off very easily too.
                  I will never buy it, use it, or recommend it to anyone.

                  • Skin Tone:
                  • Fair
                   
                  2.0

                  Good for short periods

                  By Momma

                  from Goodyear Az

                  About Me Budget Buyer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Blends Well
                  • Easy To Apply
                  • Lightweight

                  Cons

                  • Started To Become Uneven

                  Best Uses

                  • Normal Skin

                  Comments about Nyx Cosmetics HD Studio Photogenic Foundation:

                  I bought for my daughter and noticed that it looked good at first and as the day progressed it was very uneven.

                  • Skin Tone:
                  • Fair

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