Natural look with mineral makeup

Since I have written so much about the wonders of mineral makeup, I thought I should post a picture of myself to prove the point.  This is a picture of me, before and after using mineral makeup.  Can you see the difference?  I consider this a natural look, quite light actually, and yet I think…

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Foundation to match skin undertone

Although choosing the right foundation for our face is no rocket science, it can still get quite tricky.  While we always strive to pick the shade closest to our skintone, it is not always easy to do so and the wrong shade can make us look completely faded, muddy or ashy.   Like for me, I only realised recently that I not only have to pick the right…

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Free samples from Everyday Minerals

I’m at the experimental stage with mineral makeup and am very interested to try out new products.  But I’m not keen to purchase the full size until I’m convinced that the product is suitable for me. So I was really excited to learn that Everyday Minerals is offering a free sample makeup kit consisting of three choices of foundation,…

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Mineral makeup application technique

There is a specific technique when it comes to applying mineral makeup.  i.d. bareMinerals calls it Swirl, Tap, Buff.  Erth Mineral Makeup calls it Twirl, Tap and Brush.  But they are all the same when it comes to the process. I had a little problem initially but with practice, it became real easy.  I saw the mineral makeup application video…

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