It’s no secret that lovers of skincare take pride in developing and maintaining the daily skincare routines that provide their skin with all of the ingredients, love and care that it needs.
A standard skincare procedure generally includes cleansing, exfoliating, serums, moisturisers, and oils (not to mention the masks, skincare tools and in-clinic treatments) to ensure that the skin stays hydrated, moisturised, healthy and generally, taken care of.
But what about everyday makeup? Are there products that impact our skin in a positive way, just like our skincare does?
After all the work that gets put into having a great skin “base”, it seems a waste to apply makeup that could possibly cause a 'skin health downgrade'. But, there might be an answer to the skincare struggle. That answer is mineral makeup. Let’s dive into the newly launched Jane Iredale, to discover some of the benefits of mineral makeup.
Mineral makeup is better for the environment
Mineral Makeup is generally vegan and cruelty-free, and never tested on animals. That’s a big yes from us!
Mineral makeup is often non-irritating and non-comodegenic (meaning it won’t clog your pores)
Containing no harmful filler or synthetic ingredients, mineral makeup is a great option for acne-prone, sensitive or rosacea skins. Most mineral makeups are also formulated without artificial fragrances and colours, which means your skin has less chance of having an adverse reaction!
Mineral makeup offers natural, but buildable coverage
Fresh and dewy skin is in! The last thing we want in 2021 is cakey or patchy makeup. Many mineral makeup products offer a natural and flawless finish, with the option of building the coverage up, minus the cakey and thick look.
Mineral makeup provides added sun protection and goodies for your skin.
Thanks to the zinc oxide and titanium dioxide that high-quality mineral makeup contains, mineral makeup often provides a natural protection from the sun. We would not recommend relying on your makeup for your full sun protection factor (SPF), but it is an added layer of protection on top of your everyday sunscreen.
A note: not all mineral makeup is created equal, so it’s important to always read the ingredients and stick to reputable brands. Soho Skincare offers several mineral makeup brands for your convenience.
Mineral Makeup with Jane Iredale
Jane Iredale Makeup is known as “The Skincare Makeup”. The range is high-performance, clean and cruelty-free. Providing effective, targeted solutions for a healthy, radiant complexion. Suitable for all skin types and conditions.
Jane Iredale BB Cream
Glow Time provides medium to full coverage, masking blemishes, minimising the appearance of pores and disguising wrinkles to smooth the skin. A multi-tasking beauty product that can have several different benefits, this foundation is a must have in your beauty bag! The BB formula won’t clog pores or irritate sensitive skin.
Jane Iredale Liquid Minerals
Hydrating, light-reflecting formula with sheer to medium coverage. Mineral spheres incorporated into a hyaluronic serum hydrate the skin, diminish the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, even skin tone and minimise the appearance of pores, all whilst providing natural, buildable coverage. Perfect for dry, mature skins, and works perfectly when finished with Jane Iredal PurePressed Base.
Jane Iredale PurePressed Base
A pressed, sheer, mineral foundation that provides a matte finish while keeping the skin glowing. Providing up to SPF20 protection* in a weightless formula. PurePressed can be used on its own, or over the top of your favourite Jane Iredale foundation. PurePressed also contains antioxidant protection through Pine Bark Extract and Pomegranate Extract.
*Depending on the shade.
Jane Iredale Smooth Affair Primer
This thirst-quenching primer prepares the skin and provides the ingredients for makeup to glide on flawlessly, smoothly and evenly. Smooth Affair helps to promote a healthy and vibrant glow, as well as smoothing the appearance of fine lines, and pores, whilst promoting the natural glow of the skin! Suitable for all skin types, including sensitive skin, this primer is your new best friend!
Jane Iredale Beyond Matte Foundation
A lightweight, multi-purpose foundation providing buildable coverage with a clean formula. This makeup is natural-looking and semi-matte, created with skin-nourishing and plant based ingredients, and is 100% vegan an cruelty-free. The perfect base for those with an oilier skin, who would prefer soft matte, smooth finish.