Showing posts from October, 2013

How to Make Foundation at Home - Four Easy Natural Foundation Recipes

How to make foundation at home.  This has several DIY foundation recipes for a natural foundation that you can make at home with common ingredients. Earlier this week, I showed you how to make your own concealer . It uses foundation as a base, so you need to buy an organic foundation if you want an organic or natural product.   There are many benefits to buying organic, but it can get pricey. Today, I will give you a DIY foundation recipe for liquid and for powder foundation. The best part? You can make it to match your skin tone perfectly!    I know that powder and liquid foundations work differently, so you may have a preference based on your skin tone, age, and skin concerns. I'll teach you how to make both kinds of foundation. Let's learn how to make foundation four different ways. DIY FOUNDATION RECIPE If you're not sure which formula to make, read more about the different types of foundation . When you make your own foundation recipe, you know exactly what&

DIY Concealer Recipe

How to make a natural concealer recipe to hide imperfections.  This has four recipes for a light coverage concealer, under eye concealer, spot treatment concealer, and a healing concealer. I like making my own makeup because I can get the exact shade that I want.  I can't tell you how many times I've bought a foundation or concealer that matched in the store only to get home and find that it's too light or too dark. Making it myself also means that I control the ingredients.  I know exactly what's in the product, so I can keep out preservatives and other ingredients that I don't want. Some of my readers make their on DIY concealer recipe all the time, and others use this in a pinch when they are out of concealer. Today, a friend asked me if I had a recipe for concealer.  I didn't, so here we are! Now I know why she couldn't find one--they are hard to find!  I waded through pages and pages of the exact same recipe.  She was looking for something with a li