August 25, 2015

Skinfood Vita Water Pore Fit Cushion Bottle Review & Swatches

I purchased this item and I receive a small commission if you shop using the links in this post.

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You might recall the rather fun yet annoying Skinfood Vita Water Pore Fit Cushion Bottle commercial I posted earlier this month! Skinfood Vita Water Pore Fit Cushion Bottle is an interesting foundation product that launched earlier this Spring in Korea!

Take a look!

Skinfood Vita Water Pore Fit Cushion Bottle

Skinfood Vita Water Pore Fit Cushion Bottle is available in two shade selections and comes a pump style aerosol can. This promises coverage in a cooling formula that refresh heat stressed enlarged pores that helps to control oil with a smooth, even finish.

So yeah, I don’t really have larger pores nor am I very oily BUT in the Summer I do experience some oil and shine plus I have visible smaller pores on my nose. Add in the fact I just was really curious about this packaging courtesy Skinfood’s commercial and in I went for a purchase.

I guess this is based on Skinfood’s Vita Water Facial Mist and Skinfood Facial Ice Vita Mist in the fact it apparently contains Vita Complex and Alaska glacier water. It comes housed in an aerosol pump can which has a screw top lid that you can toggle on and off. The first thing you want to do is shake the bottle prior to applying (you’ll have to shake it with each use) after that you’ll press down on the top portion of the lid and a fine mist of foundation releases into a sponge that comes with your purchase (there are actually two sponges that come with the foundation). Do not, I repeat do not, push and pump down without the sponge covering the top portion of the bottle as you’ll mist foundation into the air, onto yourself, etc…which results in a mess and waste.

You’ll want to push down and pump 4 to 5 times so your sponge becomes nicely saturated. I made the mistake of pumping three times and felt the foundation was very, very, very sheer! A good 4 pumps does it for me so don’t be stingy with your pumps ๐Ÿ™‚

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Skinfood Vita Water Pore Fit Cushion Bottle swatches

The formula has a very COOL and refreshing feel kinda like Etude House Ice Shot Rapid Cooling Mist. The idea of the cooling effect is to get your pores to close up which results in less oil! Kinda the same concept of washing your face with warm water and splashing it later on with cooler water. If this actually works, well, that’s iffy at best but I will say this formula does feel quite mattifying on skin. It does contain an SPF 50 but I feel like I apply so little that this isn’t adequate coverage so I would recommend applying your own SPF prior to this foundation.

The foundation formula is a very thin consistency. It’s a mist after all so I didn’t expect a heavier texture! It also runs sheerer but has enough pigment to even out skin tone and perfect skin. Considering I don’t have blemishes or acne scarring or any other issue that needs major coverage I was quite comfortable with the perfect coverage this provided. It brightens skin up, evens it out, and provides a very nice, even smooth tone. It’s a my skin but better finish that’s light, weightless, and looks incredible. I got it in shade 2 which was a fairly good match for my skin. The wear is a little shorter on this but it’s easy to touch up although bulky to carry this can around. I get about five hours of wear before I see fading.

Although I have drier skin I never felt this looked dry nor did I feel like it clung to drier areas. The finish is matte but it’s a very soft matte finish so it isn’t clinging to drier areas. It looks very smooth and seamless on my skin. If you’re sensitive it does indeed have a light fresh scent so just a heads up!

All in all I could see myself using Skinfood Vita Water Pore Fit Cushion Bottle daily. This can easily become a foundation staple as it has all the things I love in a foundation which would be lightweight, seamless coverage that creates a my skin but better appearance.

Loves this!

Muse Approved.

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Isabella MuseIsabella is just an average everyday geeky girl who doesn’t blend her eyeshadow correctly, wears too much blush, and hopes she never finds her holy grail products because she likes the thrill of the chase so much. Her mission is to bring you super honest reviews on makeup, skincare, fragrance and all things beauty. She’s in no way an expert on the topic and she sure as hell isn’t a super model. But she’s passionate about makeup and is seeking like-minded individuals that like pina coladas, getting caught in the rain, and ones that enjoy spending hundreds of dollars at Sephora without feeling buyer’s remorse. If you’re that person feel free to reach out and leave a comment or follow me on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Bloglovin‘.

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  • Mary

    WOW! This looks like an amazing bb cushion but I’m not feeling the cylinder container ^^;;

  • Ivanna

    This looks so much more hygienic than the flat cushion compacts. I wish I could see how it performs on someone’s face..

  • Ann Marie

    You know, I tried two of the Skinfood products you posted about — the mist and the cucumber gel lotion and I am absolutley in LOVE with them. I might have to give this a go!

  • Hanan

    Hi! I was wondering do you experience any smell like.. can/metal smell? Err.. cause a friend said thats the one thing about this product that she doesnt like tho. So I’m still considering whether to get one for myself. And I wonder too.. would the bottle be hot in our handbags during summer? (Its all year summer in Malaysia. Haha)


    • Isabella Muse

      Not that I noticed Hanan! No metallic smell at at all. I haven’t carried it around so not sure, it’s too bulky and big to carry with me so I leave it home ๐Ÿ™‚

  • Jane

    Shall I still put on moisturizer with this vita water? Or is it just a foundation.
    It indeed have a scent coz my dog sniff all over my face ๐Ÿ™‚ LOL

    • Isabella Muse

      Just this Jan unless you’re extra dry! ๐Ÿ™‚ Haha your dog likes the smell of good skincare eh? ๐Ÿ˜€