“In the photo below, the left side of my face (on the right hand side looking at the photo) has bronzer to adjust the shade to match me best, while the right side was left as-is and is too light/pink for me,” Mendelson explains.
“It can be hard to nail your perfect foundation shade, even when there are testers available. But you can alter the appearance of your foundation without shade adjusting drops, too,” she says. With the right knowledge about what makeup products to pair with your foundation depending on its appearance, you will get the most out of your foundation without washing out your complexion or looking unnaturally dark. Below, you can find two tricks from Mendelson for perfecting your foundation application:
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