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What is BareMinerals Mineral Veil?
Mineral Veil from bareMinerals is a product for the skin designed to help make the most out of makeup. According to its website, it is a see-through yet spectacular finale that suits any type of complexion. It also helps minimize lines while absorbing oils and softening the user’s complexion. Mineral Veil will give the user a flawless finish that is utterly weightless. It locks up makeup in place giving the skin a perfectly airbrushed appearance. One 9 gram container is priced $21 on the bareMinerals website.
There are 4 shades to choose from which are original, illuminating, tinted and hydrating. Choosing one depends on the user’s skin type and preference. The original gives the user a translucent soft finish while the illuminating shade is for a subtly brightening dewy finish. The tinted shade gives a translucent soft finish that comes with a hint of warm tint and the hydrating shade gives a hydrating yet cooling brightening finish.
Ingredients in bareMinerals Mineral Veil
Zea Mays (Corn Starch), Corn Starch Modified, Zinc Stearate, Magnesium Stearate. May Contain: Iron Oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499)
Benefits of bareMinerals Mineral Veil
- Gives the skin a soft, airbrushed quality
- It is completely translucent offering a natural look
- Keeps the skin clear and doesn’t use potentially irritating ingredients
- Minimizes fine lines and pores for a youthful and flawless complexion
- Absorbs oils keeping the skin clean and fresh
- Prolongs wear of makeup
- It can be worn on bare skin for a light finish
- Works for all types and tones of skin
Cons of BareMineras Mineral Veil
- It is expensive and one container is used up quickly
- Some users report experiencing skin irritation a few minutes after application
- Users report that it becomes a bit dry after a few hours
- When it settles, creases can appear
- The coverage is not very good according to many users
- The color is not very natural
- It tends to cake up with certain makeup
- Many people who have tried it say it is messy and not easy to apply
I really wanted to work and help keep shine at bay but instead BE products make my skin much more greasy. I did not find this to be special at all compared to other products and even though it is supposed to be translucent I do see cast to the skin no matter who I have seen use it. It did not set my makeup well and looked cakey and even dry once in a while. I would need to use a whole lot of this throughout the day with blotting sheets to keep the shine at bay with BE products. – lushlife505
This is too expensive for what you get!! Mine got used up so quickly too, I had the full sized container purchased separately from the B/M foundation, but it lasts less than 2 mos. of wearing on a daily basis. I like to apply this w my elf kabuki rather than the B/M brush. This product goes well with the B/M foundation, I cannot imagine wearing this with any other foundations, I don’t know if this would be useful without their brand foundation applied 1st. – valmont32677
How to Apply?
Apply bareMinerals Mineral Veil as the last step in your makeup routine to maintain your look all day long. Apply by swirling some of the product in the lid until it is tucked in the bristles then tap off any excess until you don’t see any on the brush. Use the bareMinerals Flawless Application Brush to buff Mineral Veil to your T-zone in order to refine pores and absorb oils. When you’re finished and if application is correct you should appear to have perfect lighting at any angle.
How Long Does BareMinerals Mineral Veil Last?
Most users say the product lasts the whole day but the look tends to deteriorate after several hours. It is still better than many compact powders on the market. There are also feedbacks saying it doesn’t last long especially if the user sweats a lot like during hot weather or high levels of physical activity.
How Much Does Bareminerals Mineral Veil Cost?
One 9 gram container (0.3 oz.) is priced $21 on the bareMineras website. The price is a little high considering that one container gets used up quickly lasting about two to four weeks depending on usage.
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