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Alison Raffaele Reality Base Foundation

Many thick, goopy foundations make us feel about as unnatural-looking as the Joker. Not so funny. We prefer a makeup look that’s a little more inconspicuous, so naturally, we gravitated toward Alison Raffaele’s Reality Base Foundation. Its weightless, oil-free formula is designed to look completely natural on skin, providing medium coverage and leaving your face silky-smooth. The foundation contains the protective and restorative Frutta di VitaTM antioxidant complex, a brand signature ingredient.

Alison Raffaele Reality Base Foundation
3.2 out of 5 stars, based on 1,771 Reviews 1,771 Reviews
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Not a fan
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Sample was way too small & color was not complimentary

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Nothing special
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Seemed like just another liquid foundation and I usually prefer a mineral powder. Nothing wrong with it but nothing special either.

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Not for me
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Brichbox, this one was a fail. I am super surprised you even included this in our boxes. The color didn't match and and it was hard to remove product from bottle. Worked like normal foundation but not for me.

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No thank you!
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In my opinion this foundation is definitely not worth the money. It dries way too quickly and made my skin look orangey. You'd probably be better off buying something at a drug store.

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not for oily complexions
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the color was odd and the texture was wrong for oily skin

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Too oily for me
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I tried this and although it looks good at first, it left my face an oily mess before long. If you're on the oily side, I would not recommend it.

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Not good for my dry skin
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One of the reasons I subscribed to Birchbox was to sample products before investing in them. While I have liked many of my samples this was not one of them. Too drying for my already dry skin.

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Okay, but not as good as CC creams.
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I received Shade 3, which was light enough for my light-medium skin, but a little to yellowy for me, despite my warm olive complexion. I wasn't crazy about the somewhat watery consistency and thought it smelled rather soapy. I may just be spoiled by CC creams, expecting a base to do too much.

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New Foundation
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I felt the product was too drying... For older skin, I don't believe this gives enough moisture.

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Not for me
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I did not care for this product at all. This foundation was a very thin liquid that felt oily when applied. I did not care for the texture or the smell of the product. The coverage was ok. I tried it twice, and ended up completely washing it off after applying it the second time.

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