Written on: 03/07/2012
I've been using the lily lolo mineral foundation for a few weeks now and am just over the moon to have found something that truely makes me look like an air-brushed but totally natural version of me!!! :) I have skin that tends to get so dry in patches that I occasionally get excema, and I also have an oily t-zone. My skin is also a typical pale English Rose with pink tones. I have never found a single foundation that didn't look yellow, caked and dirty on me. The lily lolo one is incredible... (read more)
Written on: 29/07/2011
I have had combination skin for as long as I can remember ( I am 50). I also have uneven skin tone. I have tried just about every liquid foundation going and it always looked greasy after a few hours and I had dry flaky patches at the sides of my nose. I read about Lily Lolo in the Times about 2 years ago and sent off for a sample of Blondie. I've not used anything else since. It stays on all day and gives an incredibly natural and glowing look. You can build it up to cover blemishes... (read more)
Written on: 28/04/2011
Not the best product available on the market. Foundation colour range seems to be wide; however most of the colours are really disappointing. (read more)
Written on: 06/03/2011
I have been keen to try mineral makeup for a while now, but have always been quite skeptical as to whether it would live up to it's great reputation. I ordered some samples of the lily lolo makeup from the website and it arrived very quickly (2 days). I did not have the proper brushes, just a few old ones but even with these it still made my skin look flawless! It gave me the same coverage as my normal liquid foundation would. I was very impressed at how it felt like I was wearing no... (read more)
Written on: 20/09/2010
I've been using mineral make up for the last year, but finally, I've found one that delivers!
It really fulfils the promise of mineral make up.
For the 1st time ever I've got a foundation that matches my skintone, and the Translucent finishing Silk leaves my skin flawless but natural. Everyone keeps telling me how well I look.
It also has no hidden 'nasties' unlike Elizabeth Arden which I had used for 6 months before discovering it was full of parabens, for me one of the main reasons for... (read more)
Written on: 09/09/2010
Absolutely brilliant product, a really natural coverage. Doesn't last all day but can easily top it up after a couple of hours. Doesn't make you're skin feel cloggy. I use the foundation and the concealer every day after changing from another foundation that used to give me really bad skin. I have never had any further problems since switching to this product as it is so light. The company itself is brilliant as well, very reasonable price compared with other products on the market and... (read more)
Written on: 16/07/2010
This is a great product once you have got used to applying it. If you get too much on your brush then it can looked a little overdone on your face, however when you get that right, it really does look great. I have used Lancome foundation for 20 years, however have found this gives a far more natural finish and blends in really well. The samples are a great idea to find the right colour for you. The makeup lasts all day. I would definately recommend this to anyone considering converting to... (read more)
Written on: 07/07/2010
I ordered a sample of the 'in the buff' foundation and the 'nude' concealer. I've never tried mineral foundation before but I'm really impressed. I don't generally wear foundation because I find liquid versions don't sit nice on my skin so I thought I'd give mineral a try and I love it. I was sceptical that a powder concealer would cover much but I was really suprised and actually like it even more than the foundation. I've ordered 2 more sample shades of the foundation to make sure I... (read more)
Written on: 20/05/2010
I usually use Clarins products, including foundation, but wanted to try mineral foundation because of the hype and to avoid over-using products containing parabens. I've found LilyLolo mineral foundation by far the best mineral foundation out there; the colours work well with my skin tone (which is fair and yellow toned) brilliantly, it's a great finish, it contains totally natural ingredients with no chemical preservatives and it's a fraction of the price of others. This is a truly great... (read more)
Written on: 10/05/2010
I switched to Lily Lolo because I like the brand. I have tried the top brands and this one tops my list. I like the fact that they come out with new looks and have sales on a regular basis.
Written on: 07/03/2010
Previously, I have tried No.7, Clinique and L'oreal foundations. They always left looking like I was wearing lots of make up on my skin. I'd have to leave it an hour or so before I started to look a bit more natural. I bought some foundation samples from Lilylolo and have just purchased a 'Get up and go kit' (includes foundation, blush, cover up and bronzer) because I was so pleased with the results. I was skeptical about how much cover the foundation would give as I have acne scars and... (read more)
Written on: 26/01/2010 by Redhaired Paleskin (1 review written)
AMAZING!!!! I've tried: Clinique, Prescriptives, YSL, Laura Mercier, MAC, Chanel, Estee Lauder... I have spent my whole adult life searching for a foundation that looks natural but covers imperfections in skin tone and i have finally found it!! I have red hair and pink toned skin and chose BLONDIE foundation which evens out the pinkness and makes my skin look like me only better!! I tried a few sample pots in different colours and when I put Blondie on I thought "where is it?" it is perfect!... (read more)
Written on: 05/12/2009
I love lily lolo!! Their foundation is so much better for my skin than anything else I have tried. I used to use liquid foundation and thought that a powder wouldn't be enough coverage for me but i was suprised at how well it went on. The price is very reasonable and the fact that you can order samples is an added bonus. I have just made a second order to get some under eye concealer. The blush is lovely as well and goes on really well. It is nice to put on my make up without feeling that I... (read more)
Written on: 10/10/2009
I agree with the last reviewer, Lily Lolo customer services is terrible - I definitely would not use or recommend them due to this! (read more)
Written on: 05/08/2009
Inferior product, when compared to Bare Escentuals and very poor customer service. Twice in the past, with other companies I've asked for a refund due to an allergic reaction and on both occasions been refunded promptly. Lily Lolo refused any form of refund or credit note for their product which made my face feel dry and then itchy. A nasty matt finish made me feel and look like I'd dusted my face in flour or talc . Won't buy from them again or recommend them or their products. (read more)
Written on: 17/07/2009 by reviewkitten (280 reviews written)
I ordered a trial pot of the porcelain mineral foundation from Lily Lolo as I had read the reviews here and liked the sound of a foundation that looked natural, didn't cake or move into creases plus was kind to the skin.
I've been using it for 3 days so far and bought the Kabuki brush to apply the powder. I'd really recommend getting out a box lid to pop the pot onto as the powder easily escaped and my bed would have been covered! Otherwise it went on well and my skin felt lovely, soft and... (read more)
Written on: 10/07/2009
Lily Lolo Mineral Cosmetics Mineral Foundation comes in great colours and very good natural sheen to the skin. (read more)
Written on: 18/05/2009
I like Lily Lolo's fundation, but it took me a while to find the correct shade. I am NC30 skin(according to Mac), and ordered almost every sample in light or light medium shad to try, still made mistake by use in the buff as it is dark, so the full size pot £12 going to the waste. Then I realised the lightest shade "porcelain" fits me well. It give me very nice complextion and not at all too white for me, it just looks quite fresh and youthful. I like the coverage. I also like the nude... (read more)
Written on: 07/05/2009
I think this Lily Lolo Mineral Cosmetics Mineral Foundation is really easy to put on and you'll find you need very little. I find it gives a beautiful and flawless finish. (read more)
Written on: 06/05/2009
On the whole I did like the Lily Lolo Mineral Cosmetics Mineral Foundation, it gives good coverage and i think it is very well priced. I did however think other products were very over priced and the company had a poor attatude towards my questions surrounding this. The setting powders are priced at 99p for a 0.75g sample and £12 for 4.5g tub, this effectively makes the large tub double the price of the equivalent amount of sample pots. I found this really odd since it was more cost... (read more)
Written on: 23/04/2009 by carolinepratten
Lily Lolo offers a fantastic mineral powder foundation - the best product I've ever used foundation wise - and it's also really good value for money. (read more)
Written on: 11/02/2009
Lily Lolo is really good at covering spots and looks really natural and doesn't cost too much money either and they do tester pots that are really useful to try out before you by the actualy make up. All together Lily Lolo is a really good mineral make up and i would really recommend it. It can be quite messy the first couple of times you use it but you get used to it. (read more)
Written on: 02/02/2009
My biggest make up challenge has been finding a foundation that will look natural, give good coverage without aging me further (I'm 34) and will cope with combination skin without flaking in drier areas and clumping in oilier ones.
And a flawless, glowing finish would be nice too!
I use the Kabuki brush to apply the Lily Lolo Mineral Cosmetics Mineral foundation. If wearing it for outdoor activities, the finish remained flawless and dewy. The trick is definitely to 1. use a good base and... (read more)
Written on: 01/02/2009 by darlingavenue (5 reviews written)
Being pale and freckly with combination skin I was a complete foundation virgin until the age of 28 when i discovered Lily Lolo Mineral Foundation. I have tried many foundations and wasted a huge amount of dosh and time trying to find a colour to match my complexion and a consistency that would not move, wear off or collect in pores and creases. This foundation answered all of my needs and I have never had so many comments on how good my skin looks. I suffer from occasional spots followed by... (read more)
Written on: 13/01/2009 by xxcari32xx (1 review written)
As a company I cant fault Lily Lolo, they provide a great service, and fantasic sample service. But the product isnt for everyone. Back to the hunt for the ultimate makeup for me.
You would have to have perfect complexion for the makeup to look good. Not enough coverage to hide discolouration and marks. I have greasy skin too and it makes it look shine free for about 1hour and then the shine comes. The matt powder is good as its white and helps with the shine breakout but has to be... (read more)
Written on: 28/12/2008
I love the range of Lily Lolo Mineral Cosmetics Mineral Foundation colours and the fact that they do not contain alot of chemicals.
The powders can be messy if you are, like me, prone to accidents and frequently drop things.
I have had bad skin (acne) for years and spent years and a small fortune trying to find make up like this, it not only covers up blemishes but also does not make it worse. (read more)
Written on: 12/12/2008 by katemay24 (1 review written)
wow, love lily lolo. I have spent hundreds of pounds trying to find a foundation that gave me good coverage without looking cakey and coming off....have tried just about every brand you can imagine and have had numerous makeovers at the cosmetic counters only to find when i got home the make-up looked awful. Saw a review for lily lolo on the web and thought I'd give it a go, especially as you can order tester pots. This make-up is fantastic, you only need a small amount of the mineral... (read more)
Written on: 24/11/2008 by VENEZIA007 (1 review written)
Lily Lolo Mineral Cosmetics Mineral Foundation - Like many others I thought I'd give mineral foundation a try, unfortunetly I tried one of the so called famous brands but found that my skin didn't like the Bismuth Oxychloride that was in it (made my skin itch and broke me out) so I searched for a mineral foundation without this ingredient,hey presto I came across Lily Lolo and I'm so pleased I did,after ordering several samples I found my perfect colour and haven't looked back since, makes... (read more)
Written on: 01/11/2008
I wish everything didn't come in pots I get out of the mirror to find powder all over the floor and over me with eyesight not brilliant could their be another way instead of pots. (read more)
Written on: 28/10/2008 by reesnaylor
Lily Lolo Mineral Cosmetics Mineral Foundation was the first mineral foundations I tried and haven't found a better one yet. It goes on easily, blends well, and stays on all day giving a good coverage. Although coverage can be increased if needed in some areas by application of fine layers. There are so many different shades to choose from it would be hard not to find one that suits your skin tone and being able to buy samples to try out is a great advantage. (read more)
Written on: 28/10/2008 by holzrofl (1 review written)
I would definitely recomend buying lily lolo as I ordered the tester pots and they were so cheap yet fab and I would definitely recomend if you are a teenager and just want to have a clear complexion and want to look good! (read more)
Written on: 22/10/2008
Lily Lolo Mineral Cosmetics Mineral Foundation is cheap and has an endless range of shades! best coverage! calming on your skin... its the best ever! i just tried the mineral foundation from the bodyshop...it just doesn't compare to Lily Lolo! keep up the great work guys! (read more)
Written on: 12/09/2008
Lily Lolo is easily the best make up I've ever tried, they do a huge range of shades to suit every skin tone and sell testers which last about a week for you to try for practically nothing! Their 'peepo' concealer is great for dark circles, I have tried loads of different concealers and this one is by far the best, it has amazing coverage and looks like I'm not wearing any make up at all, as well as the fact it stays on all day. All of their make up stays on but doesn't make me look like... (read more)
Written on: 04/09/2008 by silvic (1 review written)
I have been using Lily Lolo Mineral Foundation for the last 6 months or so.
My skin tone is very uneven and my nose is always very red due to really bad sinuses. The foundation works wonders for my skin tone and it stays on. I blow my nose a lot throughout the day (every day!) and the foundation stays on which was never the case with any other foundation I tried (and I tried plenty!).
My skin is very sensitive, oily with dry patches, open pores and I tend to get spots/acne. The foundation... (read more)
Written on: 23/07/2008 by amibaby25
LILY LOLO ROCKS!!! I ABSOLUTELY LOVE IT! In the past I've tried many different foundations. I have combination skin and at times very dry skins. I see one or two reviews state its no good for dry/mature skin but I have to disagree - all you need is a decent moisturiser. I only use E45 and it works great with the foundation. I've worn revlon colourstay, maxfactor, no7, estee lauder, clinique and no foundation has ever been so good for my skin. It lasts me a full 16 hour day and I look as... (read more)
Written on: 16/07/2008
Lily Lolo Mineral Cosmetics Mineral Foundation - people comment on how flawless my skin looks. I work shifts and its great quick way to apply on those very early mornings. when applying you need to make sure any moisturiser you have on has soaked in completely before using the powder to ensure an even coverage (read more)
Written on: 15/06/2008 by mee40 (1 review written)
I would highly recommend Lily Lolo to everyone, but, as they do tester pots for under £1 don't take my word for it, give it a try and discover a make-up that's good for your skin! (read more)
Written on: 10/06/2008
Really easy to use once you get used to it and lovely smooth appearance - no more clumping or flaking! You do need to be patient to build up coverage if you need to cover redness, blemishes etc. Also lasts ages. Overall an excellent product that saves me time in the morning and is really easy to retouch if you need to. (read more)
Written on: 08/06/2008 by joanneloveslilylolo (1 review written)
Stays on all day, leaves my looking dewey. The concealer is brilliant as I suffer from dark circles and even YSL didn't cover them like lily lolo. The best. (read more)
Written on: 30/05/2008
I had been tempted to try mineral makeup as I'd had quite regular flare ups of spots and oily skin which I thought might be set off by my makeup, (even though I had been using a foundation that, supposedly, was kind to the skin). I searched the internet and found the well known brands but was hesitant about purchasing something that was pretty expensive in case it didn't work well. I came accross Lily Lolo by accident, saw the reasonable prices and ordered some sample pots that arrived very... (read more)
Written on: 21/05/2008 by kitten1711
I really like their blush & eye shadow and had really high hopes for the foundation. I have found a shade which is the perfect for me but I just cannot get the application right! I have persevered & tried numerous different brushes & bought the kabuki brush they sell on their site, despite repeated efforts I may just have to concede that it's not the right type of product for me. (read more)
Written on: 13/05/2008
Lily Lolo Mineral Cosmetics Mineral Foundation, lovely product, great service. Very fast and efficient service. The sample pots meant I could order exactly the right shade. (read more)
Written on: 30/04/2008
Just received my trial make up and oh my god it is brill. Can not believe how great it looks on and feels so soft and light. I have placed order for the full size. It came the next day which is great thought it would have taken longer (read more)
Written on: 24/04/2008
I stumbled across this foundation on a forum. I had never heard of it before, but since they offer small sample sizes, I figured, why not?
First of all, it gives equal if not better coverage than a liquid foundation, and coverage close to a cream to powder. Blends very well (as long as you have a good brush) and has really good staying power.
My favorite part is that the shade Porcelain is actually almost white, which by definition porcelain is. Most company's Porcelain is about 4 shades... (read more)
Written on: 14/04/2008 by blackberrypie
I came accross Lily Lolo in an article in Glamour magazine. I had tried L'Oreal's mineral foundation (luckily not the full size, just a tester) and found it awful - heavy, cakey and drying. I thought that mineral make-up wouldn't work on my skin as it is combination with dry patches. As Lily Lolo does samples I thought I'd give them a go.
The samples arrived in a couple of days (very prompt as I had placed the order at 9pm) and I was immediately impressed by the packaging. It comes with a... (read more)
Written on: 12/02/2008
I'm really pleased to be finally using a make up that has not so far had a delitarious effect on my skin. I've used all the top brands in the past and when I've used them on an every day work basis, I've found myself prone to small white occasional spots and flaking. With this product I have experienced none of those things. (read more)
Written on: 08/02/2008
Good Value, fast (and reasonable) delivery. Goes on beautifully and lasts! I wouldn't use anything else now. (read more)
Written on: 31/01/2008 by Sunshine3000
Lilly LoLo Mineral Cosmetics Mineral Foundation products are excellent and very kind to the skin. They have so many shades to choose from for the foundation and blushers. Being able to sample them at such a cheap price was a real advantage and I was able to pick the correct colour. It beats shopping in store under bright lights and then coming home with a wrong clour and wasting your money! Ordering on line is so easy and the delivery is excellent!! Try it you will love it and it is much... (read more)
Written on: 29/01/2008
Really good light foundation that covers any spots or blemishes. Great Value for money and last ages! (read more)
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