Peach Perfect Comfort Matte Foundation
Peach Perfect Comfort Matte Foundation provides an impressively smooth, matte finish and natural-looking, long wear. Minus the fragrance, it's a near perfect formula for oily/combination skin!
Dispensed via pump tube, this fluid cream foundation offers medium, buildable coverage and is a cinch to blend. As promised, the matte finish really does feel comfortable and leaves skin looking healthy rather than parched or flat.
Once set, the formula stays put. Shine may peek through on very oily skin by midday, but otherwise you can count it on Peach Perfect Comfort Matte Foundation to last well through the workday.
Shade-wise, this foundation’s shade range skews a tad darker than its descriptors imply. For instance, the shade “Porcelain” works for light but not quite fair skin tones. We recommending swatching it on in store if you can.
As mentioned above, this foundation's drawback is fragrance. It dissipates, but fragrance can cause irritation, which isn't the best for any skin type—especially applied near the eyes.
- Provides an impressively smooth, matte finish and long wear.
- Offers medium, buildable coverage that looks natural.
- Stay puts throughout the day.
- Commendable shade range for most skin tones.
- Contains fragrance, which isn't best for skin.
Too Faced At-A-Glance
Too Faced is the brainchild of Jerrod Blandino, who got his start in the cosmetics industry as a department store makeup artist in the '90s. According to brand lore, Blandino's clients sought him out for his lighthearted, playful approach to beauty, which led him to create his own line. Soon he teamed up with business partner Jeremy Johnson, and launched Too Faced. The brand caught on quickly, getting distribution in stores like Nordstorm and Sephora.
Too Faced's biggest hook is its emphasis on a feminine persona that seeks to make beauty seem fun. There are several food- and scent-themed palettes, and many products bear trendy or cheeky monikers. The brand offers some top-notch performers, including some great powder products and its top-selling Better Than Sex Mascara, though there are some mis-steps as well (see our individual reviews for more information).
Note: In November 2016, cosmetics giant Estee Lauder bought Too Faced for $1.45 billion. Despite the fact that Estee Lauder sells products in China, where animal testing is in some cases required by law, Too Faced's founders say they maintain their commitment to no animal testing (and there are no plans so far to sell Too Faced products in China).
For more information about Too Faced Cosmetics call (949) 553-4431 or visit the Web site at www.toofaced.com.
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