Concealer is a makeup which is used to hide the pimples, black marks, dark circles and blemishes. It is found in various shades. It is high in pigmentation and covers scars. It is applied in problematic areas only. It is also known as color corrector. It is a temporary makeup used to hide skin flaws. It can be found in stick, liquid and powder forms.
Foundation is the makeup which is used to enhance the skin color and provide the uniform look. It may be water based, oil based, alcohol based and silicone based. It can be found in stick, liquid, mousse and mineral powder. It creates a base for makeup.
|A flesh-toned cosmetic stick used to cover spots, blemishes, and dark under-eye circles.||A cream or powder used as a base to even out facial skin tone before applying other cosmetics|
|Objectives/Purpose||The primary purpose of a concealer is to offset the natural shadows that occur under the eyes and, in more elaborate makeup applications, to highlight certain areas of the face such as the center of the nose, forehead, top of the cheekbones, or center of the chin.||Foundation helps to even out skin tone and serves as a base for blush, bronzer, et c.|
|Synonyms||Carrier, discloser, disseminator, flaunter, displayer||Base, creation, root, ground, origin, basis|
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|History||Max Factor a well-known cosmetician was the first to create the concealer back in 1938.||In 1914, Max Factor famously created “Pan-Cake”, a version for film and movies.|
|Word origin||The word concealer was originated in 1514.||The word foundation was originated from Late Middle English: from Old French fondation, from Latin fundatio(n-), from fundare ‘to lay a base for’.|
|Usage||Concealer is used to hide pimples, blemishes and scars.||Foundation is used to enhance the color of the skin and provide a uniform look.|
|Application||Concealer is only applied to smaller, problematic areas.||Foundation is applied to larger areas, like the face and neck,|
|Advantages/Benefits||The benefits of using concealer is:
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|Disadvantages||Its disadvantages are:
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