Quantcast
How To Slay A Foundation-Free Makeup Look
Rico Images

How To Slay A Foundation-Free Makeup Look

Beauty & Fashion

All of us want to be comfortable in the skin we're in - especially during scorching summer months when we could breathe easier and avoid melting underneath the weight of our makeup routine.


That's where a foundation-free makeup look comes in handy.

Although foundation is often seen as a vital step in any everyday face beat, it's very possible to still be flawless with or without it. In fact, here are some beauty tips to help you slay a foundation-free look.

Be good to your skin

Rico Images

Writer Kandice Guice

Skin blemishes can make it uncomfortable to go foundation-free. Avoid neglecting your skin by drinking lots of water and maintaining a well-balanced diet full of green, leafy veggies. You may find that cutting back on fatty foods, dairy, and excessive protein also helps create smooth skin that is naturally flawless.

Related: 7 Beauty Foods That Will Help You Glow From the Inside Out

In addition to eating clean, it is important to develop a skincare routine. Follow it twice a day for noticeable results you can see in a week or two. You'll want to customize your routine to your own skincare needs. It never hurts to get advice from your favorite esthetician or dermatologist.

Related Stories

How To Flawlessly Achieve The No Makeup Makeup Look

The $10 Product That's Missing From Your Everyday Makeup Routine

Imaan Hammam's Essential Team No Sleep Makeup Routine

Trans People Are Not The Enemy

Cisters, we need to talk. (By “cis” I mean cisgender women–people who were assigned female at birth and also identify as women).

Keep reading...Show less
The daily empowerment fix you need.
Make things inbox official.
a-black-woman-protester-holding-up-a-sign-during-abortion-protest

When it comes to reproductive rights in this country, things have gone left fast. Well, if you’re on the outside looking in that is. In this case, being on the outside simply means those of us who weren’t on the frontlines of activism as it pertains to abortion access. Those who had been anticipating this outcome were laying the groundwork for the overturning of Roe v. Wade for quite some time now. And honestly, it didn’t take much to notice the direction things were headed in with the many trigger bans. So perhaps I underestimate all of our intelligence when I say those on the frontlines understood what was going on when in reality I think many of us could see the writing on the wall, but just thought we had more time.

Keep reading...Show less
Big Sean Says He ‘Can’t Wait To Be A Dad’ Following News That He And Jhené Aiko Are Expecting

Congratulations are in order for Jhené Aiko and Big Sean! The couple confirmed the news that they are expecting their first child together after photos surfaced of them walking around with the singer’s belly protruding. The “Detroit” rapper took to Instagram to share his excitement about being a dad. “Can’t wait to be a Dad,” he wrote in one of his Instagram Stories. In another post, he shared, “Whole new motivation forreal. Very grateful God continues to bless us, thank you.”

Keep reading...Show less
The Best Crystals For Attracting Love & Romance

As a firm believer in energy, crystals are something I naturally gravitate towards. There is a crystal for everything: crystals for luck, crystals for money, crystals for stress relief, crystals for healing. For this reason, these naturally-occurring wonders of the world make excellent tools for manifestation and intention-setting in your life. What you manifest in life is based on your vibration, so crystals act as a perfect caveat to raising your vibration and therefore attracting what you want most, including love.

Keep reading...Show less
Method Man On Having Low Self-Esteem & How It Caused An Awkward Encounter With Destiny’s Child

Over the last few years, Method Man has been deemed a “zaddy” by many women due to his handsome, grown-man-like features. But while he may be admired for his good looks, he didn’t always feel good about himself. The “Bring the Pain” artist was recently featured on Math Hoffa’s My Expert Opinion podcast where he revealed that he often battled with low self-esteem early on in his career which led him to have an awkward encounter with Destiny’s Child.

Keep reading...Show less
Exclusive Interviews
A Black woman looks into the camera and gives a closed-mouth smile. She's wearing a black turtleneck

Miss Diddy Kicks Off BET Awards Weekend With 'A Toast To Black Hollywood'

Her annual event to celebrate the culture has a new name and more intention than ever before

Latest Posts