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Dual Balancing Foundation
SPF 17

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Description:

A long-lasting, oil-free liquid foundation that responds to skin's specific needs. Increases moisture in dry areas and minimizes shine for a semi-matte finish and medium coverage. Formulated with Optimal Balance Network, which includes the exclusive ingredient complex of Hyaluronic Acid, Hydro-Wrap Vitalizing DE Complex to promote ideal moisture levels in skin's dry areas. Contains Prismatic Nano-Powder to increase luminosity and conceal pores. Glides on smoothly and stays crease-free. Recommended for normal and combination skin.

  • NON-COMEDOGENIC.
  • DERMATOLOGIST-TESTED.

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Available in 2 shades.
I40
I40 - Natural Fair Ivory
O20
O20 - Natural Light Ochre

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30 ml / 1 fl. oz.
$ 38.50
0730852536333
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SUMMARY OF CUSTOMER RATINGS & REVIEWS

Dual Balancing Foundation
 
4.8

(based on 6 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Goes on smoothly (6)
  • Blends well (5)
  • Easy to apply (5)
  • Good pigmentation (5)
  • Lightweight (5)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Normal skin (3)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Brand buyer (4)
      • Skin Tone:
      • Fair (4)

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    5.0

    Don't discontinue!

    By Stephstrrr

    from Los Angeles, CA

    About Me Brand Buyer

    Pros

    • Blends Well
    • Goes On Smoothly
    • Good Pigmentation
    • Long-Lasting

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Dry Skin
      • Normal Skin
      • Sensitive Skin

      Comments about Dual Balancing Foundation:

      I love this foundation and I wish you wouldn't discontinue it. It's very hydrating and just the right balance between matte and luminous. I've used Shiseido now for about 10 years and this was definitely an item I always repurchased.

      • Skin Tone:
      • Medium

      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      my favorite!

      By Monique

      from Brussels

      About Me Brand Buyer

      Pros

      • Blends Well
      • Easy To Apply
      • Goes On Smoothly
      • Good Pigmentation
      • Lightweight
      • Long-Lasting
      • Matte Finish
      • Noncomodegenic

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Acne-Prone or Oily Skin
        • Light To Medium Coverage
        • Normal Skin

        Comments about Dual Balancing Foundation:

        love the covering and most importantly the color O40 fair ocre
        doesn't exist in any other brand. Perfect!
        I heard you'll take it of the market but PLEASE DON'T!

        • Skin Tone:
        • Fair

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Suitable for Acne prone skin

        By Foggy City JC

        from San Francisco

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Blends Well
        • Easy To Apply
        • Goes On Smoothly
        • Lightweight
        • Noncomodegenic

        Cons

        • Pricey / Poor Value

        Best Uses

        • Acne-Prone or Oily Skin
        • Light To Medium Coverage
        • Normal Skin

        Comments about Dual Balancing Foundation:

        I suffered from acne for more than 15 years. I have sensitive skin, very large pores and deep acne scars around the T-zone. My cheeks and hairline are dry, flaky and sensitive. Many of the major department store brands either irritate, burn, or cause acne on my skin. This foundation provides even coverage and makes my skin look dewy, but not smooth since I already have deep acne scars. It feels very light and non-greasy on my face. I don't feel that I'm wearing a very thick and heavy mask when I wear this foundation. This foundation is oil-free so it may be a little drying for dry and mature skin. I take off one star because I wish it's fragrance free and the bottle comes with a pump so it's more hygienic.

        • Skin Tone:
        • Fair

        (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Can't imagine life without it

        By Madeline

        from Loveland, CO

        Pros

        • Blends Well
        • Easy To Apply
        • Goes On Smoothly
        • Good Pigmentation
        • Lightweight
        • Long-Lasting
        • Matte Finish

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Dual Balancing Foundation:

            I found this product in a makeup review book a number of years ago and tried it even though I had never tried a non-drugstore makeup product before. And I found a foundation that I don't want to ever give up. It goes on well, stays on well, finishes well, layers well, and looks ridiculously like skin without makeup on it. I would be lost without it!

            • Skin Tone:
            • Fair

            (7 of 9 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Best on the market!!

            By PCT

            from TOLEDO OH

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Apply
            • Goes On Smoothly
            • Good Pigmentation
            • Lightweight
            • Long-Lasting
            • Matte Finish

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Dual Balancing Foundation:

                Have been using for years. Not a better product on market

                • Skin Tone:
                • Fair

                (18 of 19 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Shiseido Dual Balancing Foundation

                By SC_smiles

                from Minnesota

                About Me Brand Buyer

                Pros

                • Blends Well
                • Easy To Apply
                • Goes On Smoothly
                • Good Pigmentation
                • Lightweight
                • Long-Lasting
                • Matte Finish
                • Noncomodegenic

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Full Coverage

                  Comments about Dual Balancing Foundation:

                  I have been looking to try a new foundation because I have found ones in the past I liked that companies no longer carry or have tried ones looking for full coverage that either split along my nose or are not very full coverage. This one is very nice. It is very matte, covers well but doesn't feel heavy on the face.I am a fair to medium skin tone with a little bit of yellow undertones, I love the shade I chose is fair ocre. is very nice on me. I would recommend it to others as well. I tried a sample I purchased on Ebay before purchasing the actual product and I was very happy with it.

                  • Skin Tone:
                  • Medium

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