There's no getting around it, £55 is very, very expensive for a foundation. There's such a wealth of wonderful foundations around the £20-30 range these days (and even less, truth be told), that why would you even think about splashing out on something costing double the average? That was my thinking before I bought a bottle of Guerlain Parure Gold Radiance Foundation, anyway.
However, and quite surprisingly, I haven't regretted a penny of this purchase, and it's unlikely that I'm going to, because this sky-rocketed to the top of the list my favourite foundations right after the first wear, and I've been kind of limiting my use of it since so I don't run out. Crazy, huh? Yeah, I know.
Housed in a handsome black glass bottle, Parure Gold has a pump mechanism, and promises full, but glowing, coverage and boy, does it deliver! A silky-textured liquid, it smoothes easily over skin, and blends beautifully, covering even the reddest of red skins. I am prone to extremely high-colouring, which is one of the banes of my existence, but Parure Gold copes with it very well, even when I'm in full flush, and keeps it at bay (or at least well-hidden) throughout the day too.
|Unblended - (my hands are much paler than my face, bear in mind)|
|In full, natural daylight (no professional lights/filters here!) and unedited (SOOC).|
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