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Monday, December 14, 2015

The Perfect Winter Duo | Vichy Dermablend Fluid Corrective Foundation Review*

Vichy Dermablend Makeup

By now everyone seems to know who Vichy are. I have mentioned Vichy on my blog in the past raving about them, especially their skincare products. In Winter i definitely tend to go for a fuller coverage look. I do love a good full coverage foundation but i hate ones that become cakey and heavy. I have now found my perfect winter duo thanks to Vichy!

Vichy have recently re branded the Dermablend Makeup Range, this includes the packaging and they now have a wider shade range. I am quite pale as i don't fake tan anymore (im an NW20 in MAC) so i decided to go for the shade Opal which is their second lightest shade. When i swatched the shade and applied it, i found it was more pink toned but Vichy say Opal is more yellow toned. I guess it all depends on your skin as mine is more neutral rather than yellow or pink but i do have a small amount of redness. I am pretty impressed with how well it matches my skin tone. I applied one layer with my damp Real Techniques Sponge and found it provided amazing coverage. My freckles were covered so i was very happy. I found i did have to apply a tiny bit more on my chin where i had a couple of breakouts, otherwise one layer was perfect. Considering it is full coverage it doesn't feel heavy at all, it didn't cling to my dry patches either. Overall i am in love with this foundation. 

The Vichy Dermablend Fluid Corrective Foundation now comes in 8 shades and can be purchased from Escentual online by clicking here

Vichy Dermablend Fluid Corrective Foundation Opal Swatch

Vichy Dermablend Setting Powder | £17.00 (Currently on offer £14.45)
This powder arrived at the right time for me. I have been wanting a white powder for some time. Vichy claim this powder will make your makeup last for 16 hours! I applied this on top of the foundation in a buffing motion. It doesn't add any extra coverage but it does help create a flawless finish. I did find it definitely helped my makeup stay put as my skin is extra oily at the moment. I have also been using this powder to do the "Baking" method when contouring. I apply concealer as normal and then dab this powder on with a dry makeup sponge. I apply it on all the area's i want to highlight then leave for 5 minutes. I then sweep off the excess powder and left with a much brighter under eye! This powder is a winner for me.

Have you tried anything from the Vichy Dermablend range?


  1. I've never used their products before!

    Candice | Beauty Candy Loves

  2. I've been using both, the foundation and powder, lately and love them! Great coverage and staying power but they don't look to heavy on the skin. x

    Mummy’s Beauty Corner

  3. I've heard so much about the powder, it seems like a hit!

    Sara - She Who Is Short

  4. The powder sounds amazing, although I don't think I've heard a bad thing about it!

    Jodie, xo // Jodie Loue

  5. I have never tried anything from Vichy but have heard so much about the powder. It sounds amazing!


  6. I love both of them and they make an impressive combination...xx


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