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Makeup Tips for Dry Skin in NYC

Hi Beauts--


Is anyone able to help me with this??


So I put NYC in the title because the subway is like a sauna 365, 24/7. 

I have dry skin and the second I step foot on the subway platform, my face goes hay-wire. I start sweating and if I dare try to use a foundation, it's melting off my face. Sun, rain, snow, doesn't matter. 

Any suggestions on limiting my face from sweating so much?

A good foundation that doesn't budge, or transfer? 

Also, one that I can put on my dry skin? 

Any tips at all?


Thanks in advance. 

Please @ me so I'm notified. 

Ty Loves!

RE: Makeup Tips for Dry Skin in NYC

Hey I suggest you use a hydrating primer and a powder foundation. That what works for me.

Re: RE: Makeup Tips for Dry Skin in NYC

Do you also have dry skin?

In your opinion, do you think that a powder foundation could give me full coverage?

Re: Makeup Tips for Dry Skin in NYC

Have you tried doing your normal foundation and using a setting spray? Urban decay one is the best. 

Re: Makeup Tips for Dry Skin in NYC

Thank you for replying. I do have the Urban Decal All-Nighter but I sometimes feel that it's not enough. 

What would be your recommendation to setting a dewy look?

I've also looked into foundations more on the "waterproof" end and think that would be a good idea. I've also been met with the hurdle of finding a good matte foundation that is friendly to dry skin. 

Is a setting spray or setting powder preferred over the other when going for a dewy vs matte look?

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