I was always in search of a good foundation which doesn’t make me look like a ghost under flash photography…So,When I found this which claim to be photo ready as well as airbrush foundation…Without a second thought I picked it from Boots 🙂
So, Here I am with the review 🙂
Revlon Photoready Airbrush Mousse Makeup
What does Revlon claim about Revlon Photoready Airbrush Mousse Makeup
Get an airbrushed finish with Revlon’s light-as-air mousse makeup. Press button gently to deliver a lightweight air-infused foam mousse that blends seamlessly. Photochromatic pigments minimize the appearance of flaws for a smooth, poreless look.
Comes in 8 shades.
Packaging & Price
Comes in a bottle of 39.7g as shown below for 12.99 GBP;
Be careful not to store this near a heater or any other type of hot surface:
if you want more of an yellow based foundation, You can go for medium beige,rich ginger or natural beige.
Actually I wanted to pick up medium beige,But I ended up picking golden beige which was more neutral. I wanted a neutral color rather than yellowish..(For reference I am NC42 in MAC)
This is perfect for me during winters…Medium beige is perfect for MAC NC 40 skintones. I’m sure it can match MAC NC35-37 coloring as well.
natural Beige is for MAC NC30 skintones
Aqua (Water) , Neopentyl Glycol Diheptanoate , Isotridecyl Isononanoate , Butylene Glycol , Isobutane , Pentaerythrityl Tetraisostearate , Propane , Isostearic Acid , Nylon-12 , Boron Nitride , Tromethamine , Cocamide MEA , Phospholipids , Lecithin , Sorbitan Laurate , Propylene Glycol Laurate , Propylene Glycol Stearate , Disodium Lauroamphodiacetate , Sodium Trideceth Sulfate , Sorbitan Stearate , Glyceryl Stearate , Isostearyl Behenate , Steareth-2, , Laureth-7 , Xanthan Gum , Steareth-21 , Polysorbate 60 , C-13-14 Isoparaffin , Stearic Acid , Acrylates , C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer , Hexylene Glycol , Methyl Methacrylate Crosspolymer , Calcium Aluminum Borosilicate , Polysorbate 20 , Isopropyl Alcohol , Polyacrylamide , Silica , Triethoxycaprylylsilane , Phenoxyethanol , Caprylyl Glycol , 1,2-Hexanediol , May Contain: Mica , Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891) , Iron Oxides (CI 77491, 77492, 77499)
And here’s what one quick pump of the nozzle (Note: too much product dispenses no matter how hard I try to control it):
And after a few minutes on my face (after blending), this product seeps into my fine lines (no “smooth, poreless look” for me) however, when I try after applying benefit porefessional primer, It hides the majority of my flaws, evens out my complexion and makes my face glowy and airbrushed. It dries to a semi-matte that isn’t at all dull.
But in sunlight, there is that signature PhotoReady special shimmers (which is also in the other PhotoReady foundations):
- About the coverage : I feel after blending, It actually dries down to a medium-to-sheer coverage product for me.
- About texture : If you prefer thin, more watery foundations over thicker, creamier ones, this might be a good fit for you.
- About Staying power : The lasting power is good. It lasts me a full day with minor fading.I do get shiny after a few hours, so I’ll just make sure to dust my face with a little setting powder. One thing I’ve noticed is that after a few hours, the foundation looks darker on my face than when it was first applied. I’m not sure if this has happened to anyone else
- About fragrance : very mild..
This is how it looks on me soon after application. I have used MAC concealer to cover my under eyes here
My final thoughts
I love the way this foundation looks when it’s first applied, but I don’t love the way my face looks a few hours later. I find that the color oxidizes a little bit and in the daylight, my face looks orange. i find this same problem of oxidizing for MAC foundations too.This foundation has great coverage and a pretty finish, but it’s not HG material for me mostly due to the oxidation. I will probably finish up the bottle, but I’m unsure if I’d re-purchase it.
Hope you find this review useful……
Great review 🙂 Finish looks great in yu 🙂
finish is great…but after some time..it oxidises
I have this foundation and completely agree with the oxidization part
true!!! I think its a common problem
i wanna try some air brush finish foundiiis .. this seems good.. but oxidation is a prob 🙁 .. hope it gets launched here or have i seen it online somewhere too, need to chk.. I like revlon foundations otherws.. great pic renjo <3
true!! same s the pblm wd MAC
Oxidation !!! It puts me off totally !! I shall try it first at the shop ..
review is gud…but u look so gud <3
dont like those foundation which oxidise…whats the use of using a foundation then…but i like ur fotd!
I’m yet to try this ..but u look flawless..loved it on u!
I have this product but mine smells really funny :O Dont know whats wrong.
It looks very nice in the freshly applied image. Sucks that it oxidizes.
The freshly applied image looks very nice. Sucks that it oxidizes.
Great review dear 🙂
You look adorable as always <3
Lovely review dear.. the finihs is nice but oxidization part isnt great.. 🙂
U look prettyyy… <3
Nice review Renji…Would give this a miss thanks to your review 🙂
I am following you. Hoping a follow back gal 🙂
Wow! This gives an amazing and airbrushed look! Lovely
This is a topic that’s near to my heart… Best wishes!
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