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The Barely-There Foundation for BB Cream Defectors

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Today's pick comes from Racked National associate editor Kenzie Bryant


Hello Flawless Oxygen Wow! $34 at BenefitCosmetics.com

I tried several BB Creams when they game-changed the heck out of the beauty industry over a year ago, but I was ultimately disappointed. Either the product was way too good at moisturizing my face and made my skin break out, or it went on so thick that it created a weird, semi-solid cake look.

To avoid that whole situation, I returned to foundation and bought Benefit's "Hello Flawless Oxygen Wow!" sort of on a whim (I liked the name, OK?). This foundation managed to put my concealer out of commission thanks to its coverage, but still feels silky and light—nothing like what I remember foundations feeling like in my pre-tinted moisturizer/BB Cream days. "Hello Flawless" isn't trying to be a moisturizing hero or a hard-core foundation, but it did save my skin and my wallet from a trial-and-error rut.
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