This summer, Kanebo Sensai has launched a mattifying version of Lauren Conrad’s favorite Fluid Finish Foundation!
Like the original Fluid Finish, the new Kanebo Sensai Fluid Finish Lasting Velvet Foundation comes in a sleek 30 ml glass bottle with an easy-to-use pump. It also contains the same ingredients – Phyto-Squalene, Rice Extract, 55% Fuji-Sensui Water, Koishimaru Silk and SPF 15 – to deeply moisturize skin while protecting it from the sun. What’s different is the new “Instant Fitting Oil” that evaporates off the skin’s surface in just 15 minutes so skin is left silky-smooth, moisturized yet matte.
Color selection-wise, there are 8 shades that covers light to tan skin tones. I have FF 203 Natural Beige and FF 204 Almond Beige, two medium yellow-based shades that worked for my NC30 skin.
The texture of the foundation was one of the creamiest I have ever seen, just like the Fluid Finish. It blended wonderfully with just fingers or a brush and never seeped into fine lines, highlighted flakes or created shine.
In addition, the coverage was divine! The foundation was so pigmented that one small pump (roughly a pea-sized amount) erased any signs of flaws under my eyes, around the nose and the lips. Yay for not having to even use a concealer!
The finish was velvety, not overly matte, natural-looking and lightweight – simply made for “non-matte” girls like me! Not to mention, the foundation wore well all day even without a setting powder and touch ups! More love for Kanebo Sensai ❤
Kanebo Sensai Fluid Finish Lasting Velvet Foundation is available at Neiman Marcus for $50.
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