Review | Smashbox High Definition Concealer + Smashbox High Definition Healthy Fix Foundation

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Regular visitors have probably noticed that lately I have been writing a lot about Smashbox. That’s not because I get a big fat pay check from Smashbox for those articles (I wish) but just because my experiences with the brand are so good. I already knew Smashbox a little when I still lived in La Belgique, but it wasn’t until I moved to Switzerland that I really got to know the brand well. And we hit it off immediately! In a very short time I have become best buddies with many Smashbox products. Today I am introducing two of my newest friends to you: the Smashbox High Definition Concealer and the Smashbox High Definition Healthy Fix Foundation. Take a look. In HD today.

Smashbox High Definition Concealer

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Opinions differ and everyone has their own technique, but I personally always apply my concealer before my foundation. That’s why I am starting this review with the Smashbox High Definition Concealer. High Definition is hot and HD make-up products have become more and more popular over the years. And it’s not difficult to see why. A flawless invisible finish, even when you’re right on top of it with you nose or camera? Yes please! The Smashbox High Definition Concealer is a liquid under eye concealer that hides under eye bags and dark circles. The concealer comes in five shades, and I have it in Medium. The formula is super light, blends incredibly well and applies like a dream. The texture really seems to become one with my skin. I swear you couldn’t spot the concealer on me even if you had a magnifier! Yet my eye contour looks awake and evened out. This truly faking at its best.

Smashbox High Definition Healthy Fix Foundation

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Smashbox High Definition Healthy Fix Foundation in Light (left) and Medium (right)

Fresh eye contour? Check! So now it’s time for the rest. The Smashbox High Definition Healthy Fix Foundatrion is an oil-free liquid foundation with SPF 15 and vitamine C that protects the skin against external influences. The foundation comes in six shades and I have it in Light and Medium.  With some brands I am still in the light category and with others I have to look at the medium shades, so that’s why I tried both Light and Medium. Medium turned out to be the best match for me. The perfect match even. It doesn’t often happen that I find a foundation that looks like it was made for me (only happened once, I think) but this Smashbox High Definition Healthy Fix Foundation in Medium is truly perfect for me. Yay! It’s a warm medium shade, the texture is pleasant, odorless and blends like a dream, and the finish is incredibly natural-looking. And yet the foundation provides enough coverage to hide my imperfection. Best buddies? Forget it, I am head over heels in love with this foundation. Come here, lover!

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Smashbox High Definition Healthy Fix Foundation in Light (top left) and Medium (bottom left) + Smashbox High Definition Concealer in Medium (right)

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Click to enlarge | Smashbox High Definition Healthy Fix Foundation in Light (left) and Medium (middle) + Smashbox High Definition Concealer in Medium (right)

I am really in love with this Smashbox HD duo. Both the concealer and the foundation are a perfect color match for me, they’re both very easy to use and they have an amazing natural-looking finish. And even from up close they look perfectly natural. When I told my boyfriend that ‘’I really didn’t feel like putting on foundation that morning’’ he told me: ‘’You don’t need to anyway, your skin is looking perfect.’’ Hah, fooled him! Like I said, this is truly faking at its best, I love it!

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P.S.: Sorry, Tom, that I lied to you. But it was in the name of beauty blogging :-)

The Smashbox High Definition Concealer and the Smashbox High Definition Healthy Fix Foundation are both available at Marionnaud and cost 30 and 47 CHF.

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136 thoughts on “Review | Smashbox High Definition Concealer + Smashbox High Definition Healthy Fix Foundation

  1. hahahaha een leugentje om bestwil kan altijd ;) en dit was een hele goede reden! Die concealer lijkt me echt heel erg fijn, je hebt me helemaal overtuigd! Voor foundaiton heb ik mijn holy grail materiaal al gevonden, maar je hebt toch ook daar een klein zaadje twijfel weten te planten, damn you! ;)

  2. Wow the foundation looks so beautiful and really natural. That’s really important to me and the concealer looks perfect too. Can’t see a dark circles under the eyes at all. I would love to try both but I think even the light shade looks a too dark for me. I’ll check it out :D

    XX

    glamdevils

  3. I never tried smashbox products but I’d love since they always look very good! The effect is very light and smooth, love it! Looking also to nice!:) Kisses! xo

  4. Je ziet er stralend uit, mooie glow geven deze producten jou. Het ziet er heel natuurlijk uit.
    Je staat trouwens super mooi op de foto en die lipstick staat je gorgeous!

  5. Thank You! Thank You! Thank You! For this review! I’ve only tried their primer and was wondering about everything else. It looks so natural. I love the finish it gave you. Excellent review!

  6. This is one of my favorite reviews ever from you! I was smiling and laughing throughout! “Come here, lover” – LOL! It’s always a good sign when you can say you’re head over heels for something, especially when it’s such an important product like foundation!

  7. Haha I love that he thought you weren’t wearing makeup. You certainly look flawless!!! I am super interested in the concealer, so thanks for this post!!

  8. Wauw, het resultaat ziet er erg mooi uit! Ik kende het merk nog niet. Ik vind de combinatie van je oranje top en de ketting trouwens erg mooi!

  9. I’ve never tried any Smashbox products but really want to now. Do you find it easier to apply your concealer under your foundation? I might try that too!

  10. OHH! i’m so going to try this! i love my smashbox primer but never tried their foundation! definitely going to try this thanks for this review :)!

    • Yeah, the undertones are definitely very yellow. And for me, that’s perfect. But I understand that people with more neutral or pink undertones would struggle with this foundation.

  11. You look gorgeous girl!! I’m kind of a conceal-aholic. Always looking for the perfect one… is this one your favorite? Does it work well on blemishes??
    Jessi
    haircutandgeneralattitude.blogspot.com

    • Thank you :-) This concealer is actually an under eye concealer, so it’s really great at hiding under eye bags and dark circles. You can also use it to hide the odd blemish here and there, but if you have a lot of imperfections to cover up, I’d suggest using a different concealer for that, with more coverage and maybe a different texture.

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