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Need a good new foundation. I have pale skin with a lot of pink/red (nose, chin, forehead)

I use green stick to cover red (especially the tip of my nose, its really red) then foundation, concealer, pressed powder but I feel like I look even more pale and Ive occasionally had people ask if im sick. Im using a clinique foundation at the moment. Anyone have some tips for the right type of foundation for me? Closest myer store is over an hour away so its not easy to go in and test/get advice face to face.


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Try a yellow based foundation, i use Loreal True Match W1 for everyday and MAC NC15 for going out.

I don’t like yellow based, I think they look horrid. I have pale skin with freckles and use NARS in colour “Fiji” and it’s a bit pricey but it is awesome. So so good. If you want to spend more and get even better quality try Dior. Honestly that’s even better but I couldn’t justify close to $90 for a foundation so I stay with NARS which I buy from MECCA.. Goodluck ! I swear by this, I have so many frexkles and not small dots.. big splotchy ones.

 Nars is awesome!! Covers so good but for me it was too cakey. If you love make up but it is bloody awesome. I'm just hard to bb cream so only light coverage.
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Missha m perfect cover bb cream. Check out reviews on you tube, it is awesome. They have an online Australian store and you can try two different shades plus their boomer (like a cross between moisturiser and primer) for about $5 and the sample size lasts ages. Makes your skin look perfect 👍

Use some bronzer and contouring to bring/hide features. Will give you some colour too.

Tart Amazonian clay, plus its full coverage without being heavy.