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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 10632 reviews)

97%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (9427)
  • Lightweight (9293)
  • Blends well (8286)
  • Goes on smoothly (8205)
  • Long-lasting (6883)

Cons

  • Pricey / poor value (898)
  • Doesn't stay on (624)
  • Poor coverage (248)
  • Difficult to apply (107)
  • Causes breakouts (101)

Best Uses

  • Light to medium coverage (5897)
  • Sensitive skin (5014)
  • Full coverage (4635)
  • Mature skin (3679)
  • Normal skin (3538)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Budget shopper (5061), Brand buyer (4335), Natural style (213), Classic style (161), Beauty conscious (43)
    • Skin Tone:
    • Medium (5737), Fair (4462), Deep (157)
    • Skin Type:
    • Combination (38), Normal (16), Dry (9), Oily (7)

Reviewed by 10632 customers

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5.0

Best ever

By Mrs. B

from Solon, Oh

About Me Budget Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

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

    Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

    Used this for years.

    • Skin Tone:
    • Fair
     
    5.0

    I love Bare Minerals

    By Cherie

    from Virginia

    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
      • Light To Medium Coverage
      • Normal Skin
      • Sensitive Skin

      Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

      I love Bare Minerals! Easy to apply! Lasts all day! Product lasts a long time. You don't have to buy so often like liquid makeup.

      • Skin Tone:
      • Fair
       
      5.0

      Want a tan?

      By Kat

      from Keller Tx

      About Me Brand Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

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

        Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

        I tan pretty quick in the summer my skin is fair as well but this product really helps even out my tan

        • Skin Tone:
        • Fair
         
        5.0

        Love this makeup!

        By Jess

        from Medford Or

        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

          • Full Coverage

          Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

          Love this makeup, it's light, blends well, and doesn't leave you feeling like you have sticky coverup on.

          • Skin Tone:
          • Medium
           
          4.0

          Easy & lightweight.

          By EO

          from Houston, TX

          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

          • Full Coverage
          • Normal Skin

          Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

          I wish it didn't come off on someones shoulder when giving them a hug.

          • Skin Tone:
          • Fair
           
          5.0

          Favorite foundation

          By Meg

          from Fort Wayne Indiana

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Full Coverage

            Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

            My favorite product that I've been using for years

            • Skin Tone:
            • Medium
             
            5.0

            Bare minerals original foundation is great!

            By Rete

            from Sallisaw, OK

            About Me Budget Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Blends Well
            • Lightweight
            • Long-Lasting
            • This makeup is fabulous!

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Dry Skin
              • Light To Medium Coverage
              • Sensitive Skin

              Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

              If you want a make up that feels as if you are not wearing any, but looks great, this is for you!

              • Skin Tone:
              • Fair
               
              5.0

              I will buy this item for life!

              By Kelly

              from Vacaville, 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

              • Doesn't Stay On

              Best Uses

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

              Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

              I've used this item for a very long time, I use to have many skin issues when first starting I was so thankful for bare minerals. Definitely will always be a lifetime customer!

              • Skin Tone:
              • Fair
               
              5.0

              Would purchase again!

              By Karen

              from Mississippi

              About Me Budget Buyer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Full Coverage
                • Light To Medium Coverage

                Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

                Lasts all day. Sheer to full coverage.

                • Skin Tone:
                • Medium
                 
                5.0

                I love this product. I have used it for years.

                By Nancy

                from Martinsburg, WV

                About Me Brand Buyer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Blends Well
                • Easy To Apply
                • Lightweight
                • Long-Lasting
                • Matte Finish

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Dry Skin
                  • Light To Medium Coverage
                  • Mature Skin

                  Comments about BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15:

                  Love the coverage of this product

                  • Skin Tone:
                  • Medium

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                  214 Questions | 214 Answers
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                  • 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
                  • Q:

                    What is the best setting powder to use over this so it doesn't crease in the under eye area?
                    Asked on 5/20/2016 by Beauty

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hello Gorgeous! We would recommend applying our bareMinerals Mineral Veil finishing powder (Item #: 5081177 on Ulta.com).

                      Answered on 6/14/2016 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                  • Q:

                    What is the best brush to apply this foundation with and that would give the best coverage?
                    Asked on 5/20/2016 by Beauty

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hello Gorgeous! We would recommend using our bareMinerals Flawless Application Face Brush(item #: 2072347 on Ulta.com) or our Seamless Buffing Brush (Item #: 2296473 on Ulta.com).

                      Answered on 6/14/2016 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                  • Q:

                    Does this foundation cake onto your face or sink badly into pores/wrinkles?
                    Asked on 5/13/2016 by KT

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hello Gorgeous! We highly recommend visiting your local Ulta store and getting a full make-under with our bareMinerals Original Foundation so you can see how your skin likes it!

                      Answered on 5/24/2016 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                  • Q:

                    I use Complexion Rescue Tinted Hydtrating Gel in Vanilla. What would be the best match in this foundation?
                    Asked on 5/11/2016 by Andrea from Marion, IL

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hello Gorgeous! We would recommend trying our BareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation in the Fairly Light shade (Item #: 2093946 on Ulta.com).

                      Answered on 5/19/2016 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                  • Q:

                    Does this work well with oily skin?
                    Asked on 5/9/2016 by BuckeyeTori from Fort Myers, Fl

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hello Gorgeous! Yes we would recommend this for your skin type!

                      Answered on 5/10/2016 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                  • Q:

                    I use Complexion Rescue in Vanilla. What shade would be comparable to it?
                    Asked on 5/8/2016 by Andrea from Marion, IL

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hello Gorgeous! We would recommend trying this in the Fairly Light shade. Item #: 2093946.

                      Answered on 5/12/2016 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                  • Q:

                    If I use Complexion Rescue Tinted Hydrating Gel in Spice, what color should I get in ORIGINAL Foundation?
                    Asked on 5/5/2016 by Lyla from Bakersfield,CA

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hello Gorgeous! We would recommend trying our bareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15 in the Golden Tan shade (Item #: 2215303)

                      Answered on 5/6/2016 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
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