How to Apply Mineral Make up in winter

Some women like to apply heavy make up, while others prefer to keep their look natural by opting for make up enriched with minerals. Some of the minerals used in skin care products include zinc oxide, titanium dioxide, gold, mica, iron oxide and magnesium. These minerals are added to cosmetics for their natural colour, sun protection, anti-inflammatory and skin lightening properties. The addition of minerals in make up ensures that its much lighter on the skin and also provides nourishing properties. Mineral make up doesn’t make the face look patchy the way most normal make up products do. It also provides SPF protection, which guards your skin against harmful sun rays. Mineral make up is available in various formulas, such as pressed powder, loose powder, liquid, eye shadows and lipsticks.

Lets check out some of the tips that will help you in understanding how to apply mineral make up this winter.

Get the right colour Match

Get the right colour Match Mineral make up helps in camouflaging imperfections and blemishes on the face. Winter can cause the skin to become dry and flaky. So, applying mineral make up of the right shade can prove beneficial in keeping the skin looking fresh during the winter season. It is always preferable to choose a natural shade of make up product which includes a foundation and concealer that suits a person’s skin tone.

Foundation Finish

mineral make upLuminous or dewy finishes look best during the winter season. They are ideal for concealing imperfections on the face. During winter, most people experience flakiness on the skin which can be hidden and smoothened out with a good foundation. Some women prefer a matte finish which can look good if applied correctly. However, for a matte finish, it is necessary to ensure that the skin is properly hydrated. Otherwise, it can create an uneven skin texture. A foundation primer helps in retaining the moisture of the skin and is a good purchase for the winter season.

Prep & Smooth your skin
During the winter season, it is necessary to gently exfoliate the skin. It would be ideal to use a hydrating serum, eye cream and moisturizer to keep the skin soft and smooth. In order to get a flawless look in winter, apply a thin layer of face primer before applying mineral foundation.

Add a Healthy Boost of Colour

After applying mineral foundation, add a finishing touch of light pink colour to your eyes, lips and cheeks. Avoid putting too much of it, as it can overpower the whole look. Also, ensure to use colour sparingly and only to draw attention to your best features.


Mineral make up is ideal for people who prefer to enhance their appearance without looking too cakey. Mineral make up comprises of minerals making it perfect for those who wish to avoid chemical-based make up products. Sheer Cover offers a wide range of mineral make up for women. The different varieties include natural mineral make up, colour mineral make up and more.

To Sum it all up:

A mineral make up kit is perfect for women who wish to enhance their look with makeup, without looking too cakey.


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