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NARS Illuminator

What it is:A multifunctional face product that gives skin a refreshed luminosity.What it does:This light-reflecting liquid glides on to refresh and enhance the complexion, creating a shimmering incandescence. Wear it alone, or pair it with makeup to transform your skin from ordinary to extraordinary.
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Questions & Answers for NARS Illuminator

Question
Primer?
Is this a replacement for primer?
asked 3 years ago
cjbetty
(Manchester NH)
on Illuminator
12 answers
Answers
answer 1
Hello,

This is not in replace a primer and is a highlighter for the skin.
answered 2 years, 8 months ago
melissabt
answer 2
no it is not a primer, but if you have clear skin and just want a glow, you can use this alone.
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
erins05
(Scottsdale, AZ)
answer 3
I use it on top of my foundation so no, illuminators generally are applies to your face last, as to "illuminate" "shed light" on something....i.e. your cheekbones your eyelids....etc.
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
luckyschaos
(Foxified in NJ - toes in sand, margarita in hand)
answer 4
No.

Nowhere on this page does it mention it is a primer. It is an illuminator m'dear. It goes on after your primer.
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
bombshellfatale
(Midland, MI)
answer 5
No this is not for priming at all. It does NOT have the 'staying factor/enhancer' that primers have, to answer your question most directly. This is a highlighting product only. The shimmer is an effect that you would want on the top of any product, otherwise it disappears easily under almost any other makeup. Blending would be the only way you may want to mix it with another product, and it loses a lot of its shimmer in doing so. (If you use this around your eyes and have any bit of crow's feet, be careful to stay away with this, as well, as it WILL highlight those, too! Eek!) Hope I helped.
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
megsny
(NY)
answer 6
no, i think if you used this instead of a primer...your face would be sparkly and pink.
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
makeupnola
(New Orleans, LA)
answer 7
no this is a luminzer so it goes on above with or under your blush after your foundation or just worn alone.
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
vivienn3
(davis california)
answer 8
I use in addition to primer and it hasn't quite worked as a primer for me. But it may depend on skin type.
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answered 2 years, 11 months ago
dianan4839
(New York,)
answer 9
No this is not a replacement for primer. I would use this alone or after applying foundation and apply it to the top part of the cheeks, bridge of the nose and the inner corners of the eyes.
answered 3 years ago
divawifemom
(Southfield, MI)
answer 10
No it is not a primer at all.
answered 3 years ago
poshprincess
(Montreal QC Canada)
answer 11
No
answered 3 years ago
sambaqueen
(Fort Lauderdale, FL)
answer 12
Not in place of a primer but added to foundation to add sparkle.
answered 3 years ago
jurneegrrl
(Los Angeles, CA)
Question
I have fair skin and red hair what color of Illumator should I purchace?
Please look at my photo and tell me if this is a product I would enjoy.
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asked 3 years, 3 months ago
leeamm
(Decatur, GA)
on Illuminator
11 answers
Answers
answer 1
Copacabana and/or Orgasm. Totally!!
answered 2 years, 10 months ago
alainasheen
(Seattle, WA)
answer 2
We aren't able to see your photo m'dear. So we cannot tell. The best way to figure out which is to either go into a sephora and try em on, or you can call the beauty consultant 'line' tehy always help me and have been SPOT on. OR, just order a few, and return the ones that don't work (You can even do this without trying them on and just seeing the bottles). I don't recommend the last one, but for someone whose closest sephora is like 100 miles away - I do what I gotta do.
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
bombshellfatale
(Midland, MI)
answer 3
I would try the lightest shade available for your skin tone.
answered 3 years ago
poshprincess
(Montreal QC Canada)
answer 4
The regular Nars orgasm color is awesome for fair skin. OR I find Benefit has some amazing products for fair skin as well - not as crazy sparkly, but more subtle.
answered 3 years ago
jurneegrrl
(Los Angeles, CA)
answer 5
I think you could use Orgasm. Mix it with your moisturizer and it'll subtly light up your skin. You'll have a wonderfully flushed look.
answered 3 years ago
bjt0223
(Brooklyn, NY)
answer 6
Try Orgasm. Im also very fair skinned and I love the orgasm illuminator. It provides you with a healthy, radiant flush and I think it would be gorgeous with your coloring.
answered 3 years, 2 months ago
rachelchristine
(Houston, Texas)
answer 7
I have very fair skin too! I would recommend NARS Illuminator in Copacabana. Apply mixed with liquid foundation or moisturizer or dab a little over the apple of your cheeks (with your fingers) over your foundation.
answered 3 years, 2 months ago
farrahlicious
(Richmond, VA)
answer 8
I have fair skin and red hair, too. I bought Copacabana. It's very light, but I was concerned that any others might be too dark for me. I like it a lot. NARS is one of the few companies that makes colors for really fair skin.
answered 3 years, 2 months ago
gransan
(Concord, NC)
answer 9
Definitely try it in 'Orgasm' - it lends a peachyt-pink glow to the skin that would complement your fair coloring.
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
benb
(Tyler, TX)
answer 10
I have very pale skin and light hair, but have had it red at times. I use the illuminator in Orgasm and it looks very natural. It looks darker in the tube than it will on your skin.
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
shatzi
(Ft Leavenworth, KS)
answer 11
I think Orgasm would work really well for you. It's kind of in the middle of the colors and it's really sheer and gives you a dewy look.
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
msmae
(Baltimore, MD)
Question
Can this product be substituted for a foundation?
I want a brightening light coverage foundation I can brush some powder over if I want or just wear it a lone.
asked 3 years, 5 months ago
sarahschim
(Regina SK)
on Illuminator
10 answers
Answers
answer 1
This is not a foundation. Read what it does: "enhances complexion."

I suggest another nars product, they have a illumenescant light foundation.
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
bombshellfatale
(Midland, MI)
answer 2
No
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
Anonymous
(Philadelphia, Pa)
answer 3
i mix 2 small dabs into 3 small pumps of my bobbi brown foundation and mix together and apply with a mac stipling foundation brush..and it gives a healthy glow i use guerluien pearls as my powder to set..
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
domd11
(sicklerville nj)
answer 4
You can if you want but i wouldn't. I got lots of glitter on it and it might end up making your skin to shiny, It like illuminates you whole face.
If you want a foundation that is really light and natural looking i suggest you try the NARS sheer matte foundation, get help from the sales support on picking your color. The foundation is really light, natural looking and can be worn all day.
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
jadechan
answer 5
I wouldn't suggest wearing this alone all over your face, because there is a good amount of shimmer, since it is an illuminator. I suggest if you were to wear it alone to place it on the parts where the sun hits your face (nose, forehead and the high points of your cheekbones). This can't substitute as a foundation because it is very sheer so even if you're looking for minimal coverage it will not provide that.
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
sosa
(San Francisco, Ca)
answer 6
This product is great if mixed in with your regular moisturizer! Your skin gets the moisture it need plus a little extra glow! Then brush on a little all over face powder and a little blush!
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
mnbaza
(CA)
answer 7
I use it alone
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
yoginid
(Newport RI)
answer 8
No, I wouldn't. It's a bit too sparkly to apply to your whole face.
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
mixiemayod
(New York, NY)
answer 9
I would not recommend this product to use as a foundation alone, too shiny!! It does work well to mix in with a light foundation.
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
showergal
(New Braunfels Texas)
answer 10
Personally, I mix it with my foundation. It lightens it up and adds a littler extra glow. I do this with Copacabana on days where i don't want a lot of coverage, but I'm sure you could do the same with the other shades as well.
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
slh5243
(Nazareth, PA)
Question
How to apply?
Hi, I tried this on in the store today, but I didn't see it making any difference on my face. I wear tinted moisturizer with blush. I applied this on my cheeks and it seemed to take the color of my blush away. How can this product replace your blush?
asked 3 years, 5 months ago
pg10
(New York, NY)
on Illuminator
9 answers
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answer 1
It didn't take it away. You do realize this is a liquid. It may have covered it up and you used a formula/color too close to your skin tone.

Next time try it layered, then put on you rblush. Or layer over blush, but its all about layering until you get the right color - goes with ANY makeup.
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
bombshellfatale
(Midland, MI)
answer 2
try mixing it in with your tinted foundation
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
domd11
(sicklerville nj)
answer 3
Get a sample from the store and at home try it on just on foundation. Use it like a bronzer, on jaw line, upper jay bone, not on the your cheeks, and edge of your face. I use it to replace my bronzer to shape and contour. The product is build-able so use a little and then add more till you feel like it is the right amount. I use laguna.
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
jadechan
answer 4
Try using a cheek stain instead of a blush with a little dab of this stuff over it. I realize this would require an additional purchase but it really works better because cheek stains will not rub off with this illuminator like a powder blush would.
You could also probably try putting the illuminator on first and see if it works better with your blush.
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
kjon
(Denver, CO)
answer 5
After applying blush tap a small amount of this product on the tops of your cheek bones or the apples of your cheeks for a little extra highlighting. If you rub the product in to your skin then you will rub your blush off. Instead, just tap into the skin lightly to blend. You can also mix this into your foundation/tinted moisturizer for an all over glow . Either way you use it, you only need a small drop to make a difference. Good Luck!
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
fashioner
(Phila, PA)
answer 6
I use it instead of blush: you just build the color on top of your foundation. The effect is a seamless, natural blush, like someone just whispered something naughty!
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
birdofparadox
(Jackson, MS)
answer 7
Do not use blush with it.
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
yoginid
(Newport RI)
answer 8
Thanks.. it just doesn't look good on me.. hmm too bad!
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
pg10
(New York, NY)
answer 9
I think this product it meant to be sheer so it's not overpowering, but if you build it up I'm sure you can make it more opaque.
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
acook104
(Spotsylvania, VA)
Question
acne causing?
I have combo-dry skin which is prone to acne.I noticed this products has some oils in it.i love it so far.i really like to mix it with the NARS sheer glow foundation (nice for summer).But after seeing the oils in the ingredients,I have become a little concerned about breaking out. I know there are some "good" oils and others that tend to clog pores.does this cause breakouts?
asked 3 years, 3 months ago
Anonymous
(cincinatti ,OH)
on Illuminator
9 answers
Answers
answer 1
I was using it to highlight my cheeks and I broke out there from it. Also if you have sn blemishes this does not look pretty anywhere near them.
answered 2 years ago
averysmallbee
(Florida)
answer 2
I have normal senstive skin, prone to breakout's due to clogged pores. I used this everyday in my tinted moisturizer and can say it has not clogged my pores, nor broke me out!
answered 2 years, 10 months ago
Anonymous
(Louisiana)
answer 3
No makeup is acne causing. If it was, it'd be the same thing for all of us who use it.

They do really mean it that you should test your products on parts of your skin if you have sensitive skin - which you do.

No one can answer this for you m'dear, only time will tell. I use oil as a 'face wash' to remove all my makeup, and I haven't broken out once. Yet, cream foundations make me 'break out.' But it isn't the case for everyone.

The point is, you don't know until you try it. If you bought it online, there is a great spot on th eback that says "I'm returning this because it made me break out."

If it hasn't so far, as long as you are washing your face at night (and WELL), applying appropriate moisturizers, and then washing in the morning, this product will not contribute to your break outs. Just don't try to wear any makeup, especially one with oils, for more than 20 hours a day. Our faces need to breathe!!!!
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
bombshellfatale
(Midland, MI)
answer 4
i break out really easily too. the trick is you HAVE to wash your skin after you come home from whatever you cant sleep with any products on your face. but nars hasnt broken me out at all. and i have combination skin...you should be fine.
answered 3 years ago
minnie93
(palmdale ,ca)
answer 5
I am prone to acne too and have been using this with no problems. Just make sure you keep the brushes clean...
answered 3 years, 2 months ago
teresa333
(Novato, CA)
answer 6
Absolutely not. You probably won't be using it in the most oily areas of your face anyway. I love it.
answered 3 years, 2 months ago
bookbimbo
(Huntersville, NC)
answer 7
This product is lightweight and super sheer so it is unlikely to cause a breakout. I have been using it for 6 months with no problems. Hope this helps!
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
benb
(Tyler, TX)
answer 8
I never put it in areas that I normally break out in and it hasn't caused any problems for me, and I have similar skin to yours. I usually put it on my cheekbones.
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
r0sa
(San Jose, CA)
answer 9
I have sensitive skin, but this hasn't broken me out and I have been using this all summer. I recently just purchased the clairsonic, and it has eliminated all my breakout problems.
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
missleigha
(Augusta, GA)
Question
Is this like a blush??
I dont really know wear to put this i put it on my cheeks but am i supposed to put this other places or can i put this other places and keep it ooking natural?If i put this on my cheeks can i put a blush over it or would that look like it was too much?? help me!!
asked 3 years, 3 months ago
hollagirllll
(Hoover, AL)
on Illuminator
8 answers
Answers
answer 1
I use this all over. I mix a little into my tinted moistuizer and head out the door. You can use this as a highlight on every part on your face (cheeks, eye socket, forehead, nose) or everywhere. Depending on your color of choice (Orgasm for example) you can use it as a sheer blush.
answered 2 years, 10 months ago
Anonymous
(Louisiana)
answer 2
ALLLL makeup is layering. You can put this over blush or under. Just remember you need to have complimentary colors to you (and to the makeup selection).

Have a light hand and build build build.

for instance, my routine:

1. Wash face / pat dry
2. Put on moisturizer approp. for my skin type (This is where if I want a light look I put on the Illuminator). I mix the illuminator with my moisturizer.
3. I dust on BM foundation
4. I dust on blush on my cheeks
5. I may tap on a bit more of this illuminator on my cheek bones over my blush if it isn't enough yet.
6. finish my eyes/lips
7. spray with All Nighter.
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
bombshellfatale
(Midland, MI)
answer 3
I use this all over my face, however, I have a darker complexion and love the bronzed look. If you want to go more natural, use this product sparingly on your cheeks, perhaps with a sponge so you can control the coverage more.
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
hippiechick28
(Derby, CT)
answer 4
It's like a very sheer blush. I use the Orgasm Illuminator underneath a really light application of cream blush just to add more brightness and to lessen the look of being too 'blushy'. Perfect for a summer, sun-kissed look but not bronzing. The Orgasm color is peachy-pink and the darker Laguna Illuminator is more for a subtle bronze, tan look. A little goes a long way on Laguna Illuminator, so use in small quantities and build up until you get the desired look. I use it underneath a sheer foundation and it adds a hint of color without looking artificial.
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
mathilde
(Pawtucket, RI)
answer 5
I just purchase this and am very happy. It really is a very diverse product which makes it even more worth the money!
I mix a drop of it into my foundation for a subtle glow. Around evening time I tap a very small amount above my checks/around my eye orbit. It really brightens everything up. Im sure this product would look great under or over blush, though I would consider it an illuminator and not blush. I usually put blush on then dab the illuminator in certain spots.
I think it would look pretty under the brow ridge as well.
I hope I was helpful!!
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
ocbunnie84
(Laguna niguel, ca)
answer 6
No, this is not a blush. It's like a highlighter. Put it on top of your cheeks and then your blush in the usual place somewhere underneath. I also use my illuminator as an overall wash over my untire eyelid as a nice background color for my other eyeshadows or liners.
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
prettybeast
(La Mirada, CA)
answer 7
I either mix in a little bit with my foundation for an all-over glow, or I rub it over my cheeks after putting on foundation and put just a dab of blush on top on the cheek bones
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
extra
(Seattle, WA)
answer 8
i mix it in with my foundation and it works great just like that or u can add it just as a blush
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
juko
(new iberia, la)
Question
laguna illuminator vs laguna bronzing powder
im a 100% newbie to bronzers. which one of these would be a safer choice for someone with no experience in application of them?
asked 3 years, 3 months ago
elizabuud
(Indianapolis, IN)
on Illuminator
8 answers
Answers
answer 1
It depends on what look you want! If you want a shimmery look (think dewy skin), go with the Illuminator. But, the Illuminator will give a sheer glow and not an actual bronze, tan look.
If you want that- I just came from the beach look- go with the bronzer. A little does go long way!
answered 2 years, 10 months ago
Anonymous
(Louisiana)
answer 2
Call the Sephora folks on this one. Honestly.

I wouldn't start with a cream/lotion type bronzer as a first timer. You need to finesse application a bit and it can get messy. Try to find a creamy bronzer in a stick or a shimmery 'cake' bronzer. But then make sure it isn't going to make you look like mud - stay away from really dark and hit up shimmers as a first timer.

Then, next time you are IN a Sephora, tell em your prob. They'll hook you up with options. You aren't ever obligated to buy.
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
bombshellfatale
(Midland, MI)
answer 3
Go with the powder. The illuminator is meant to be more of a highlighting product that gives your skin a glow. The bronzer does what the name says it will do; bronzes you. Plus since it's a powder formula, you will have more control where you put it when you use a brush versus a liquid with your fingers or a stippling brush.
answered 3 years, 2 months ago
rachelchristine
(Houston, Texas)
answer 4
Get the powder. I use Casino, because even though I have very fair skin, I love looking a little darker. Plus, it also has a little shimmer. If you go for the Illuminator, you might end with way more shimmer than you wanted, since the Illuminator is just basically liquid shimmer. And don't worry about it being oily or greasy. It's not, it's quite silky. I'm allergic to almost everything, and I've never had a problem with NARS products.
Good luck!
answered 3 years, 2 months ago
farrahlicious
(Richmond, VA)
answer 5
In my opinion the illuminator is easier than the powder because of how light it is and for time efficiency. If you get the right color you wont regret it!
answered 3 years, 2 months ago
moxie92
(hayward,ca)
answer 6
I was just like you up until a few months ago, and would shy away from the cream blushes. If you can, go into the store and have one of the sales associates teach you how to apply, ask for a sample & practice!
I did that and now I can use both versions.. I do think the powder lasts longer, but the cream/gel is more subtle & has more uses (mix with moisturizer for a dewy glow, highlighter, etc..). Good luck!
answered 3 years, 2 months ago
mimib
(Bear, DE)
answer 7
I would say the illuminator would be best. Bronzer is great but it's easy to overdo it. I still overdo it sometimes, and it looks too fake or dirty. It would be hard to mess up with illuminator.
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
shatzi
(Ft Leavenworth, KS)
answer 8
Go with the illuminator, it is hard to over-do which can be a problem with powedered bronzers
answered 3 years, 3 months ago
narbutski
(Fenwick Island, DE)
Question
should it be used under foundation or as a 'blush'...my skin is lack luster!
asked 2 years, 9 months ago
sallu
(Torrington, CT)
on Illuminator
8 answers
Answers
answer 1
I am african american, Beyonce skin tone. I like to use this as a blush on my bare skin for those dewy summer makeup looks. I love the
effect...dewy, coppery and very fresh looking.
I'll definitely be buying a full size. Hope this helps!
answered 2 years, 5 months ago
kindone67
(Terre Haute, IN)
answer 2
You can use this as a highlighter! It will give your skin a dewy glow. Mix it in with your foundation for an all over glow. You can also wear it by itself or with blush.
answered 2 years, 6 months ago
melissabt
answer 3
I use this all over under my foundation. You could use it as a blush but it's going to be a subtle color, not as intense color as a real blush. It's just meant to give your skin a little glow, a little shimmer.
answered 2 years, 8 months ago
northshoregrrrl
answer 4
I mix this product in with my foundation for the perfect overall color and brightening. I suppose you could use this to "spot" highlight some areas, but for me.. I feel "dull" if I don't use it all over.
answered 2 years, 8 months ago
slg798s
(Kansas City, MO)
answer 5
It CAN be used under or over foundation, but I use it as a blush. I put my normal blush on (NARS cream blush in locoum) then I dab some of this illuminator over it for a bit of glow.
answered 2 years, 8 months ago
bronzetexas
(Austin, TX)
answer 6
If you use a liquid foundation use Copacabana in your foundation for an all over glow. If you use a powder foundation use it on the high planes of your face under your foundation.
answered 2 years, 8 months ago
jswim
(Grand Blanc)
answer 7
it's probably best you use it over your foundation so that you don't mess up your foundation coverage. and yes it can be used as a blush with certain skin tones. you can also wear it alone and it looks super cute
answered 2 years, 8 months ago
jennifer840
answer 8
Mix it with your foundation to add a nice glow...about 2 parts foundation to 1 part illuminator.
answered 2 years, 9 months ago
c7704
(Bozeman, MT)
Question
What color should I choose?
asked 3 years, 6 months ago
jeanetteca
on Illuminator
7 answers
Answers
answer 1
Get samples of all from the store (what i did) and try it at home and see which you prefer and then buy it.
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
jadechan
answer 2
That depends. If you're using a pinker blush (like Angelika) Copacabana is great. But if you go with more peach or brown tones, one of the Orgasm shades would work.
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
slh5243
(Nazareth, PA)
answer 3
Love love love this illuminator!! I don't know which color to buy after copacobana since it may look pretty in the brown with shimmering gold
for my legs and shoulders, chest etc. Very summery and makes you feel young and pretty.
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
sinkitty67
(Las Vegas, NV)
answer 4
ONE THAT COMBINES BTW THE FOUNDATION
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
4everme
(poughkeepsie, ny)
answer 5
Light Skin -Copacabana
Med Skin- Orgasm
Dark Skin- Laguna
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
starartistry
(Chicago,IL)
answer 6
I normally have a very fair complexion so I chose "Orgasm" based on the suggestion of the sales consultant. It looked great then and looks just as great now that I've got my tan, summer glow. I highly recommend it!
answered 3 years, 6 months ago
beckysb
(Washington, MO)
answer 7
I think this is one product that all the colors can go with any skin type- try any of them, promise no disappointment- a little goes a long ways!
answered 3 years, 6 months ago
liseyp
(Lansing, MI)
Question
Use with mineral foundation?
I see people have said they mix this with their foundation but I use Bare Minerals. Would I put this over or under the BM foundation? All over entire face or just for highlights?
asked 3 years, 6 months ago
jules130
(Omaha, NE)
on Illuminator
7 answers
Answers
answer 1
I only use it as i highlighter over my foundation. I replace my bronzer with it. I feel like using it in only certain places creates more of an impact that putting it all over my face. Over the edges of my face on the upper and lower back jaw line and a little over the temple hairline blended in creates a better look. The illuminator does have a lot of glitter an all over can make it look oily sometimes.
answered 3 years, 4 months ago
jadechan
answer 2
Ive tried it with my BM stuff, and honestly, I just used it on the tops of my cheekbones and a little bit below the brow. I applied it after the foundation. It tended to be a little sticky, so if I applied it before, it'd cake up. But then again, I might have just had a bad experience with it.
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
kahime
(Beaverton, OR)
answer 3
I would ONLY use this product to enhance my facial features...i.e. cheekbones. I mixed it with foundation and applied it all over my face....big mistake! I looked greasy and shiny. It's a smallish tube thus, a little goes a looong way. It would be wonderful worn over mineral products.
answered 3 years, 5 months ago
twinklenettie
(Salt Lake City)
answer 4
I suggest applying NARS Illuminator all over your face before using Bare Minerals.
answered 3 years, 6 months ago
recie
(Overland Park, KS)
answer 5
I would apply this under a mineral powder. It is moist and if you put it over your mineral foundation it will give you a dewy finish. If that's what you want then apply over, otherwise appy under.
answered 3 years, 6 months ago
emilyfox
(MI)
answer 6
I too use bare minerals, but I advise not to mix it in just because this is more for highlighting. Its really up to you on what you want to do, but as for me mixing it would just mean full coverage and you wouldn't want your face to look like your glowing all over. I usually use my BM first then the shadow and blush (under the cheek bone for conturing) the lastly just about two drops of super orgasm on the apple of the cheeks, t zone, sides of chin, and the side of your eyes ( sorry don't know what its call ha). This will push your make up out without defeating the purpose of it.
answered 3 years, 6 months ago
junie
(san diego)
answer 7
You can use this under foundation (liquid or minerals), I like the more dewy, more contoured color look, so I use over my foundation after I set with powder.
answered 3 years, 6 months ago
kristenjc
(Phoenix, AZ)
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