If you want an in expensive, good coverage, long-wear, oil free, light feeling foundation that doesn’t settle into crease or fine lines with SPF 19 then maybe Maybelline Super Stay 24H with micro-flex stretch formula, non transfer, 24 hour makeup is the foundation for you. Maybelline Super Stay comes in a pump which is wonderful but the bottle is nothing to look at. This is not a foundation you would put out on your bathroom shelf to impress your mates, but don’t be deceived by it’s less than pretty looks, this is a great product.
Maybelline: ‘Flexible, breathable all day comfort’
Me: This really doesn’t feel like a long-wear foundation as it’s quite light in texture and it feels equally light on your skin. The flexible side of this product is where it really shines in my opinion. It doesn’t sit into fine lines or creases, it seems to move with your skin!! When I wear a long-wear foundation (e.g. Estee Lauder DoubleWear or Revlon Colour Stay – two of my favourites) on my face I find they sit in creases around my eyes – at 40 yrs old this is a concern. Read the rest of this entry »