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Bare Minerals Makeup For Beginners

Updated on December 17, 2010

Bare Minerals makeup is currently a very popular beauty product. Instead of the standard liquid foundation, Bare Minerals is a finely milled powder. This is a wonderful way to apply makeup. It is long lasting and feels light and fresh. Much like your Mom may have gently brushed loose powder on her face after applying makeup. Bare Minerals makeup has a range of colors to suite all skin tones. Many women who are inexperienced in makeup application find this product simple enough to use everyday. If you are new to the Bare Minerals makeup line this article will help you understand the line and give tips on the best products to try as a beginner.

Bare Minerals - What is it made of?

If you take a look at the ingredients of your typical liquid foundation you'll find a long list of unpronouncable words. Bare Minerals makeup make consists of natural ingredients designed to nurture and replenish skin. It is the next stage of cosmetic products as more consumers demand nurturing beauty products. The foundation has SPF 15 protection. Bare Minerals is chemical and preservative free. The company boasts that you can sleep with the Bare Minerals makeup on your face due to its purity.

Which Products are Recommend For First Purchase

When purchasing your first Bare Minerals products it's best to start with a makeup staple. The foundation is the best to see the overall benefits. If you purchase from a department store be sure and seek the advise of a beauty consultant to get feedback on the best color of foundation for your skin tone. The beauty consultants have experience dealing with a variety of individuals. They know who returns products and why.  They will guide you to the best fit for your skin tone and type. The other essential product is a Bare Minerals concealer. This product is all important to cover dark circles under eyes, scars, broken capillaries, and acne. With these two products you will be able to see the results of Bare Minerals makeup. Then you can invest in eyeshadow and other products. While the price may be higher than you typically pay for products, you will find that a Bare Minerals foundation and concealer will last about a year. Well worth the investment!

Quality Brushes - The Essential Tools

The final product to complete your Bare Minerals makeup kit are quality brushes. The essential brushes are a face brush and a concealer brush. The face brush is a natural brush and the concealer is a synthetic brush in the Bare Minerals line. Do yourself a favor and invest in these brushes. The difference will be evident to you from the first use. Also it is important to care for these brushes by washing them gently every week with your shampoo and conditioner.

How To Apply Bare Minerals Makeup

Bare Minerals makeup is simple to apply. The first step is to gently tap a small amount of mineral powder from the container onto the lid. Next swirl the brush on the powder until all the bristles are covered. Next tap away any excess powder. Finally take your brush and buff your face in a swirling motion starting from the outside of your cheekbones. You will immediately notice results. Women with large pores notice a dramatic shirking. Many women claim that the pores on their noses virtually disappear after applying Bare Minerals foundation. Other benefits include not having a cakey look common to liquid foundations. Also, women with dry skin find the dryness is much less prominent after Bare Minerals foundation versus liquid foundation which tends to accentuate the dryness.

Overall Benefits

Bare Minerals makeup has numerous benefits from standard makeup. Light feel, long lasting results, natural nourishing products are just a few of the pros. Try for yourself and your will see that once you use it you won't ever want to return to your old makeup. 

Makeup Tutorials with Bare Minerals


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      Bare Minerals Coupons 6 years ago

      This is by far the BEST makeup ive ever used in my life. Don't know what i would do without it. I love the fact that we have a store here in the Twin Cities:) THANK YOU for changing the way i look at myself!