ljulius

Serum/Moisturizer/Foundation

I am looking for a treatment serum and moisturizer for my acne prone skin. I have active breakouts and a significant amount of dark marks from my breakouts (chin & cheek area). I'm darker skin toned so my marks are dark. I use Origins Organics cleanser and toner.

 

Also can you please recommend some good Powder Foundations with full coverage?

dianabt

Re: Serum/Moisturizer/Foundation

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Hi ljulius, 

 

To answer your question about powder foundations with full coverage, try the Lancome Dual Finish or the Make Up For Ever Pro Finish. 

 

Both have a great array of colors to choose from and have buildable coverage that looks amazing on the skin. 

 

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Luv&Lipgloss, Diana
crayzeeRN

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Have you experimented with face oils at all? I absolutely love Tarte's Maracuja Oil (I'm sure my fellow BT's will get tired of hearing me obsess over this! :smileywink: )

 

Beauty oils help to add good oil to your face, which stops your face from over-producing its natural oil, which can cause breakouts. They also are excellent for hydrating skin. I particularly love Tarte's Maracuja Oil because it brightens skin and lightens scars- it packs a big punch of Vitamin C. It is also an anti-inflammatory, and can help noticeably shrink acne overnight (this is designed to be worn only at night time).TarteMaracujaOil.jpg

o0secondstar0o

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I second the oils. I personally use tarte maracuja oil all over then spot treat scars with josie maran argan infinity cream. The combo of vitamin c from the maracuja and vitamin e from the argan heals skin so quickly... I heard its because vitamin c is supposed to activate vitamin e? Whatever the science is behind it, it works!

crayzeeRN

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That's really interesting, I'd never heard of that before! That might explain why my maracuja oil and vitamin e products from the body shop work so well together! :smileyhappy:

ljulius

Re: Serum/Moisturizer/Foundation

Thank you Laura. What starter kits would you recommend?

laurabt

Re: Serum/Moisturizer/Foundation

Take a look at these:

 

Murad Acne Complex® 30-Day Kit

 

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http://bit.ly/13Yw5M3

 

Kate Somerville Blemish Banisher Kit

 

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http://bit.ly/11vxDrM

 

Peter Thomas Roth Blemish Buster Kit

 

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http://bit.ly/11SpHzF

 

:smileyhappy: -Laura

laurabt

Re: Serum/Moisturizer/Foundation

Hi Ljulius, here are some skin care items to take a look at first.  We also have lots of great starter kits as well.  :smileyhappy: -Laura

 

Dermadoctor Ain't Misbehavin' Medicated Acne Control Serum

 

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http://bit.ly/11vn2wO

 

REN Resurfacing AHA Concentrate

 

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http://bit.ly/15RP4pT

 

Dr. Dennis Gross Trifix™ Oil-Free Hydrating Moisturizer

 

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http://bit.ly/13vvNsw

 

Boscia Clear Complexion Moisturizer with Botanical Blast

 

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http://bit.ly/16Yi8R2

 

 

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