Any foundation with the name aqua in it is sure to get people with dry skin interested. The Koh Gen Do Aqua Foundation is the creation of a Japanese actress’s search for natural skin care that grew into a full fledged eco-friendly skin care line. A moisturizing and long lasting mineral foundation, the Koh Gen Do Aqua Foundation is a highly esteemed product that declares it will leave you with beautiful, radiant, and moisturized skin.
Koh Gen Do Aqua Foundation has one of the more intriguing formulations around. It is uniquely formulated with mineral from the deep waters of Bretagne—a cultural region in the North-West of France. The Koh Gen Do Aqua Foundation uses a combination of these minerals along with various emollients and extracts to create it’s skin conditioning foundation. Koh Gen Do Aqua Foundation uses Jojoba Seed Oil to provide intense moisture, Olive Squalane to lubricate and protect the skin, and Shea Butter to condition the skin. This T3 oil blend, originally formulated in Japan is what provides skin with all of beneficial skin properties that the Koh Gen Do Aqua Foundation delivers.The active ingredients titanium dioxide and zinc oxide provide the Koh Gen Do Aqua Foundation with SPF 15 so you have some sun protection as well. While the Koh Gen Do Aqua Foundation is formulated with many beneficial ingredients, it leaves out the ones that are not. The Koh Gen Do Aqua Foundation is paraben, sulfate, and phthalate free. You’ll also find that Koh Gen Do Aqua Foundation is cruelty free and does not contain any artificial colors, fragrance, or mineral oil. This makes it a wonderful option for those with sensitive skin.
The intention behind the Koh Gen Do Aqua Foundation is to mimic skin after a post facial treatment. The goal? To create the Koh Gen Do Aqua Foundation that provides luminous skin with a dewy finish. Infusing fascinating ingredients like an RGB powder, the Koh Gen Do Aqua Foundation works to enhance the your natural complexion while smoothing and covering any imperfections. The middle of the road consistency of the Koh Gen Do Aqua Foundation provides a not too runny and not too thick product that is known to feel virtually weightless on skin. Available in a varied though limited shade range, the Koh Gen Do Aqua Foundation offers seven shades, three for cool tones and the remaining four for warm tones. Though the Koh Gen Do Aqua Foundation leaves many skin tones out of it’s range, those who are able to use it have been pleased with the Koh Gen Do Aqua Foundation color match of the skin tones available.
The Koh Gen Do Aqua Foundation is best applied pressed into skin in small circular motions with fingers. If you opt to use a makeup sponge or brush to apply the Koh Gen Do Aqua Foundation, tapping motions around the face will provide a better application. It should be noted that it is recommended to apply a makeup base which helps to minimize the use of foundation and allow for long lasting wear. Using too much Koh Gen Do Aqua Foundation will cause the product to settle in fine lines and creases and may even effect the longevity of the foundation throughout the day.
One of the most debatable Koh Gen Do Aqua Foundation reviews is regarding the coverage. With Koh Gen Do Aqua Foundation not explicitly stating whether the foundation is medium or full coverage, opinions on this have been varied. Some find that the Koh Gen Do Aqua Foundation has sufficient coverage while others have complained that it lacks a bit in the coverage department. Most people agree though that the Koh Gen Do Aqua Foundation leaves skin with a bright texture that reduces the appearance of pores. It’s also agreed that it has a lightweight natural finish that is most suited for those with combination to dry skin.