I’m on a cream foundation kick lately. Rich, silky, luxurious formulas that perfect my skin. Something that covers my remaining Christmas-chocolate-induced spots, but that doesn’t look cakey or artificial on my face.
theBalm Time Balm Foundation is a no nonsense kind of formula. In minimalistic packaging with easy access to every last bit of product, Time Balm offers .75oz of foundation and a thin flexible applicator sponge.
Medium has yellow undertones that work well with my skin most of the year. In summer I can opt for bronzer or the Mid-Medium shade which is slightly cooler, but also deeper. Or during the hotter months I can skip the full-coverage altogether and reach for the lightweight Balm Shelter Tinted Moisturizer.
Time Balm Foundation has a very natural finish immediately after applying. It wears well alone on my normal-dry skin for 3-4 hours. But for a full day’s wear and to avoid any T-zone shine, I would simply prep my skin with a primer (mattifying if I’m feeling oily) and set with powder or spray.
Summary: theBalm Time Balm Foundation offers medium to full coverage with a natural finish. It wears best on skin that doesn’t have excessive oil, but can be prepped with a mattifier and set with a powder for combination skin or especially in the T-zone. With fuss-free slim packaging, Time Balm travels easily and can even be carried in a makeup bag for spot concealing throughout the day.