Foundation

Make Up For Ever, Makeup Forever, MUFE, Face and Body, F&B, foundation, swatches, 36, 38

Adele astutely observed that my swatches of Make Up For Ever's Face & Body foundation were missing shades    >>

Burberry display

Still no sign of Burberry makeup in Texas (boo), but I am truly thrilled to feature today's guest    >>

Burberry, swatches, Taupe Brown, Almond, Warm Glow

THRILLING news: after I posted the sneak peek of Burberry's new cosmetics line — exclusive to Nordstrom, and    >>

Lancome, Teinte Idole Fresh Wear, swatches, Buff 2W, 4C, 5C, 6W, Bisque 0W, 2C, 3N, 4W, 6W, 7N, 9W, Suede 0N, 1N, 2W

Lancome has a new foundation: Teinte Idole Fresh Wear. Fresh Wear provides light-to-moderate coverage with SPF 15. It's    >>

Shu Uemura, Nobara, Stick Foundation, swatches

Of all of Shu's foundations, I think the Nobara stick gets the most attention. Nobara was formerly a    >>

La Mer, Fluid Foundation, swatches, Porcelain, Ivory, Linen, Creme, Natural, Sand, Buff, Neutral, Warm Beige, Tan

You might be surprised to learn that ultra-luxe skincare brand La Mer makes a few "color" cosmetics products.    >>

Shu Uemura, Face Architect, Remodeling, Cream Foundation, swatches

Shu's Face Architect Remodeling Cream Foundation is the line's full-coverage foundation, with ingredients to combat dry skin concerns.    >>

Shu Uemura, Face Architect, Smoothing, Fluid, foundation, swatches

The announcement, several weeks ago, that Shu Uemura would be withdrawing from counters in the U.S. filled me    >>

Armani, Face Fabric, Face Fabric Radiance, swatches

Armani's other limited edition "Face Fabric" creation is Face Fabric Radiance ($48, 1.35 oz, 40 ml). If you    >>

Armani, Luminous Silk Foundation, LSF, swatches

Several readers brought to my attention that I had neglected to swatch one of Armani's most popular formulas:    >>

Laura Mercier, Tinted Moisturizer, LM, TM, swatches, Porcelain, Nude, Bisque, Sand, Fawn, Almond, Caramel, Tan, Walnut, Mocha

Laura Mercier's Tinted Moisturizer (my current foundation), is the fullest coverage tinted moisturizer I know. I checked my    >>

Bobbi Brown, foundation guide

I was lucky enough to get my hands on a Bobbi Brown foundation formula guide and shade guide    >>

Chanel, Pro Lumiere, foundation, swatches, Limpide-Nude, Clair-Cameo, Cendre-Shell, Beige, Soft Bisque, Naturel

Yet another piece of the Chanel foundation puzzle today: Pro Lumiere foundation. Click here to revisit the comparative    >>

It fills me with joy when a company makes a foundation that runs from very light to dark.    >>

Chanel, Lift Lumiere, foundation, swatches, Faience, Ivoire, Clair, Cendre, Beige, Soft Bisque, Natural Beige, Naturel, Tawny Beige

Good morning, readers! Today we're taking one step closer to a complete catalog of foundation swatches.We've previously looked    >>