Key Ingredients Found in Motives® Crème Concealer:
Ascorbyl Palmitate (Vitamin C) Ascorbyl palmitate is a stable form of vitamin C that has similar vitamin C activity to ascorbic acid. Vitamin C is an important antioxidant vitamin that is essential for maintaining your skin’s natural collagen. By supporting your skin’s natural collagen, vitamin C helps your skin achieve a firmer, suppler and more youthful glow.
Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil Safflower seed oil is obtained by pressing the seeds of the Carthamus tinctorius plant and is rich in linoleic acid, one of the essential fatty acids. Safflower seed oil acts as a protective barrier on the skin, keeping your skin moisturized, and imparting a smooth and soft appearance to your skin.
Hydrogenated Castor Oil Castor seed oil is derived from the castor oil plant. Castor seed oil has excellent moisturizing properties that help keep your lips hydrated, and looking smooth and full. It acts as a skin conditioning agent by forming a protective barrier to help reduce water loss for moisturized skin.
Squalene Squalene is a natural component of human sebum, a mixture of lipids produced by glands in the skin. It is also found naturally in olive oil, wheat germ oil, rice bran oil, yeast, and other foodstuffs. Squalene acts as a lubricant and conditioning agent to give your skin a smooth and soft appearance.
Tocopherol (Vitamin E) Vitamin E is a powerful natural antioxidant vitamin that helps to protect and nourish your skin. Vitamin E helps to moisturize your skin while also protecting it from environmental factors, giving your skin a healthy and more youthful appearance.
Frequently Asked Questions about Motives® Crème Concealer:
I don’t wear a lot of makeup. Can I use this product without a foundation? Yes. The formula for Motives Crème Concealers is thick enough for you to wear to cover up imperfections without wearing much else. For maximum coverage, it’s recommended that you wear it with foundation.
Will using this product make my makeup feel heavy? No. Though the crème concealer is rich, it’s also lightweight. It won’t make your face feel heavy or bogged down with too much makeup.
How do I know what shade to use? Concealers do not have to match your skin perfectly. Choose the shade that is closest to your skin tone. If it’s in between two, pick the lighter shade. This will brighten those under-eye circles and make you look fresh, but don’t forget to blend with your normal foundation!
How do I apply this concealer? Using a concealer brush lets you smoothly apply concealers, resulting in a natural look. Brushes also help to fill in any large pores with concealer so your face will look flawless.
Will using this concealer clog my pores? No. Motives Crème Concealer is easily removed with a cleanser or makeup remover, and won’t leave residue.