Osmosis +Color Long Wear Liquid Foundation and Age Defying Treatment Concealer

Osmosis Colour Long Wear Foundation

Osmosis Colour Long Wear Foundation

Beauty Info Zone has been lucky enough to have tried several Osmosis +Colour cosmetics and each time we become more obsessed with the brand. The latest product that has been sent to us is their Long Wear Liquid Foundation. After wearing this for several weeks we have grown to admire Osmosis +Colour even more. There’s a big difference between Lisa and Marcia when it comes to skin tone. Lisa has a more golden skin tone plus she faux tans; Marcia is a pale person and she embraces that paleness. Lisa’s skin is on the oily sign with an active tee zone while Marcia has dry skin. That means you’ll get two views in our latest Side by Side.

Osmosis Colour Long Wear Liquid Foundation in Natural Medium

Osmosis Colour Long Wear Liquid Foundation in Natural Medium

LISA WEARS NATURAL MEDIUM

Osmosis Colour Long Wear Liquid Foundation is a great liquid foundation that comes in 8 shades on Osmosis’ site and 5 at Dermstore. This is a medium coverage foundation that is definitely buildable. It covers everything I want covered but it has a terrific finish and doesn’t look fake.

Osmosis Colour Long Wear Liquid Foundation in Natural Medium

Osmosis Colour Long Wear Liquid Foundation in Natural Medium

Osmosis Colour Long Wear Liquid Foundation in Natural Medium

Osmosis Colour Long Wear Liquid Foundation in Natural Medium

I tend toward shiny/oily in my t-zone, so I prefer matte foundations even though they can aging, especially around the eye area. The Osmosis Colour Long Wear Liquid Foundation is different because it’s almost matte, yet it’s still a little glowy so it doesn’t look dry. The effect is natural, which goes along with their tag line:  Be You. Be Beautiful.  

Wearing Osmosis Colour Long Wear Liquid Foundation in Natural Medium

Wearing Osmosis Colour Long Wear Liquid Foundation in Natural Medium

Natural Medium is the shade for me – I am typically MAC NW25, although I have some faux tan so I am probably at about an NW30 right now. I am loving the foundation and I hope you try it for yourself!

MARCIA WEARS FAIR

While Lisa has done the main review of Osmosis Colour Long Wear Liquid Foundation I have to put my two cents in of course. And speaking of cents – this foundation has no scent. I love that it’s fragrance free. But that’s not all I love about it. Since I wear this in Fair, the lightest shade, I want it to be very fair but not ghostly pale. The foundation fits that bill. It gives me life while blending in with my neck and forehead.

Osmosis Colour Long Wear Liquid Foundation in Fair

Osmosis Colour Long Wear Liquid Foundation in Fair

Osmosis Colour Long Wear Liquid Foundation in Fair

Osmosis Colour Long Wear Liquid Foundation in Fair

The weather has been extremely hot and usually sunny and I’m finding that this really is a long wear foundation. It’s not slipping away and it’s not melting off. It’s a winner for me.

The main product I want to talk about though is Osmosis Colour Age Defying Treatment Concealer.  One of my very favorite blushes is the Osmosis Colour Pink Pearl blush. I find I can wear it with just about any eye/lip combo I choose. Well, being a klutz, I dropped it and most of it shattered. I really missed it so within a few days I ordered it from Dermstore. To my delight the concealer was a gift with purchase with any $25 Osmosis order.

Osmosis Colour Age Defying Treatment Concealer

Osmosis Colour Age Defying Treatment Concealer

I don’t think I could have picked a better gwp. While the Age Defying Treatment Concealer comes in 4 shades (Fair, Silk, Light, Medium) the full size gift comes in Silk only. This is slightly darker and more yellow than the foundation but once it’s blended in, it still works well for me.

Osmosis Colour Age Defying Treatment Concealer in Silk

Osmosis Colour Age Defying Treatment Concealer in Silk

What’s unusual about this concealer is that it’s two-sided. One side is the concealer with a wand for application while the opposite side is a balm. I wasn’t quite sure what the balm would do but I’ve worked it into my routine some days now that I’m used to it. It’s a hydrating balm that plumps skin to ensure subsequent makeup doesn’t settle into any lines or wrinkles.

Osmosis Colour Age Defying Treatment Concealer - balm side

Osmosis Colour Age Defying Treatment Concealer – balm side

The balm is the reason this is called a Treatment Concealer. “Formulated with a cocktail of antioxidants and argan, apricot and coconut oils, this twist-up stick softens signs of age while preventing new ones from forming.”

After the balm has settled into your skin then follow through with the liquid concealer. It does a great job on dark circles for me plus it’s not just an undereye concealer like so many others. It’s great for your face and for any blemishes you might have. The way I use the balm is mostly in the evening before going out. My eyes often look like it’s the end of the day so I sweep the balm under them and pat it on. Then I’ll use the concealer wand to dab just a little product and blend that in. My face looks refreshed and I’m ready to roll. Ingredients are Shea Butter, Beeswax, Coconut Oil, Vitamin E, Titanium Dioxide, Dimethicone, Antioxidants, Vitamin C.

Purchasing the wonderful Osmosis Long Wear Liquid Foundation will also bring you the Age Defying Treatment Concealer in Silk. You can’t get better than that. While we don’t know how long the GWP is in effect, we do recommend that you take advantage of the savings while you can.

*foundations were provided for editorial consideration, concealer was a gwp with another Osmosis purchase

Comments

  1. Jana Williams says

    Hi Thanks for this Post; I Have Great Things About Osmosis Just Recently & I’m Also on the Search for a New Foundation! I’m Looking for Somewhere Between a Medium to Full Coverage! I Have Some Acne Scars that I’m Currently in the Process of Trying to Fade with Some Awesome Products that I Actually Won from You Guys During a Contest! So I Do Want Some Coverage if Possible! My Skin is More Like Yours Marcia, it May be a Little More Fair than Yours Though So My Question is Do You Think that This Foundation Might be a Good Fit? How Do You Like it Marcia? I Love that You Said it’s Working Well Through the Summer as Far as Staying in Place b/c I Do Sweat Right Now b/c My Hormones are All Over the Place! Well Thanks for the Post, Have a Blessed Day! – Lots of Love, Jana

  2. Jana Williams says

    Sorry it’s Jana Again… That First Sentence in the Post Above was Supposed to Say “I Have Heard Great Things About Osmosis Recently” … Just Wanted to Let You Know in Case You Didn’t Know What I Meant, I Always Do That Where I Leave a Word Out or Spell Them Wrong! Sorry, Thanks Again… Jana

  3. I love this line! I sampled the foundation and thought it was full coverage on me so opted for the cc cream instead. I use all of their skincare and my skin has never looked better!

  4. I love Osmosis, but I haven’t tried any of these products! That foundation and concealer look absolutely fantastic!

  5. I loved the Osmosis products I’ve tried so I should try the foundation at some point. Fair is a perfect match for you, Marcia. And that two-sided concealer is a genius idea!

  6. I’ve heard really nice things about that foundation. What intrigues me more is that concealer. I need it!

  7. I love this foundation–it’s sheer but has enough coverage and looks so natural.

  8. I’ve never heard of this brand before, but it sounds nice! I think that I’d like that double ended concealer.

  9. I would love to try the foundation, if it’s safe for my skin. Fair looks like my shade!

  10. I hear such great buzz about this brand. I really want to try their eyeshadows. Now you’ve made me want to try the balm/concealer, too!

  11. I’m really liking the look of these! I haven’t tried any complexion products from Osmosis, but I love the eyeshadows.

  12. I’ve never tried this brand, but the foundation sounds great. That’s a really interested concealer with balm too!

  13. I like the look of that foundation, Fair is actually light enough for us pale girls!

  14. I haven’t tried this brand yet, but that foundation looks great on you! Matches perfectly! <3

  15. I have heard great things about the foundation from this line. I tried one thing – I think it was a lip product or something in an Ipsy bag a few years back… but nothing else. This sounds really nice.

  16. I love that the concealer is a duo, balm plus cream. I feel like that would really help those patchy areas of my skin!

  17. That balm sounds awesome!!