March 6, 2012

Product Review: Maybelline Dream Nude Airfoam Foundation

Hello Beauties!

As many of you who follow me on Twitter may know, I have been on the hunt!  I have been on the hunt for the perfect (or semi-perfect) drugstore foundation.  Drugstore foundation shades always seemed to be a bit off to me in high school so for the past five years, I have toggled between MAC, Clinique and Make Up For Ever foundations.  (Note:  Make Up For Ever is my favorite...hands down!)  Well, to be quite honest, neither of the brands I mentioned are exactly "budget-friendly."  Since I wear foundation most days, I decided to hunt for something a bit less expensive.

It just so happened that as I began my hunt, I read The Glamorous Gleam's most recent blog highlighting the new Maybelline Dream Nude Airfoam Foundation.  Since I know she has skin similar to mine, I figured it would be worth a shot.  (Note:  The $2 coupon I had helped too!)

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Shade 310 - Honey Beige

  • Affordable (Price Range:  $8-$11)
  • Lightweight
  • Easy to Blend
  • Easy Application (Can use fingers)
  • Limited Color Selection
  • Not for Extended Wear or Oily Skin

My Thoughts

I can honestly say that I do not regret this purchase.  I love how blendable and easy to apply this foundation is.  You can apply it with your fingers if you want; however, I used a stipple brush.  Also, the color goes wonderful with my skin.  My only gripe is that this is NOT best for people who either have oily skin or a work/school day beyond eight hours.  By the time I got off work around 4:30 p.m., most of the makeup was gone from my chin and nose.  Mind you, I applied a primer and used an oil-control setting spray.  Yikes!

Would I Purchase Again?

Believe it or not, I would.  Even though I have super long days the majority of the time, my extended days aren't everyday.  This would be perfect for a Sunday where I am going to church or any short period of time.

What do you think?  Had you heard of the Nude Airfoam Foundation?

Thanks for reading & God bless!


  1. I just bought this...Still adjusting because I LOVE makeup forever, but it is good for what it's worth! Thanks for sharing

  2.  No problem Brittany.  I appreciate you reading.  I love MUFE myself but it was hurting my pockets, LOL. 

  3. I've been eyeing this for a while, I may give it a try

  4. Try using an oil control setting powder hon. It helps it stay put all day!

  5. Fantastic review. Thanks for sharing. I'd love if you'd check out my interview with Perez Hilton. xo

  6. I don't really do too many drugstore brands. Since I have been following a variety of beauty blogs I have tried a few items based recommendation. Honestly they don't live up to my expectation. Bobbi Brown makes a great foundation I would recommend. Also Nars makes a great foundation. I realize they are a bit pricey but you need less product and it last longer. I have tried Revlon PhotoReady and been satisfied with Revlon's performance. But again I truly recommend Bobbi Brown. I don't understand why I don't hear more about Bobbi Brown line when review beauty post. Every Bobbi Brown product I own I love.

  7. Oil control spray? do tell. looking for a good oil control  product.

  8. MUFE is one of my favs as well and Hourglass.....but I have a new fav to add to my list  for myself and clients...Missha BB.  have you tried it yet?  Love it!


  9. I definitely am enjoying it for my shorter days.  It is definitely something for everyday use and not extended days.


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