cosmetic tips

At Kari Gran, we believe that beautiful skin starts with healthy, hydrated skin and that your makeup should be as gentle as your skin care products. We are changing the way that women think about their daily cosmetic application by keeping it natural, simple, and beautiful.

That’s why our cosmetic tips and tricks are designed to help women of all ages and skin types develop a simple makeup routine using naturally derived mineral makeup. This isn’t the place for complicated YouTube videos or time-consuming application tips and tutorials. No. We focus on sharing products, routines, and advice that add glow and provide nourishment in equal measure. Our lineup is a straightforward collection of foundation, concealer, eye shadows, and more in a range of colors that look great. Because your makeup is made to celebrate your skin; not hide it.

AUGUST 09, 2019

Finding the Perfect Shade of Foundation

August 09, 2019

Finding the Perfect Shade of Foundation

When you’re trying to find the right foundation shade, it seems that everyone has a tip or trick for you to use. Next thing you know, you’re standing in the makeup aisle with swabs of random foundation colors painted across the inside of your arm and still unsure of which product is right for you. At Kari Gran, we believe that finding a natural looking foundation shouldn’t be complicated. We take a simple, three-step approach to choosing a foundation that will work for you all year round. How to find the perfect foundation shade: #1 - Compare it to the...

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JULY 12, 2019

Is Mineral Makeup Good for Oily Skin?

July 12, 2019

Is Mineral Makeup Good for Oily Skin?

We get a lot of questions when it comes to making the switch from traditional liquid foundation to mineral makeup, including whether mineral makeup and oily skin is a good match. In order to properly answer this question, let’s dive a little bit deeper into the subject of how our bodies produce oil, why it may be producing too much of it, and whether using mineral makeup has any aggravating or mitigating effect. What is oily skin? At Kari Gran, we prefer to focus on the nourishing ingredients we all need rather than developing a complicated line of products that...

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JULY 11, 2019

How Long Does Mineral Makeup Last?

July 11, 2019

How Long Does Mineral Makeup Last?

Mineral makeup has become a popular foundation and concealer alternative for women who are looking to go green with their beauty products without sacrificing coverage. This powder is packed only with the essentials, mixing together clean, naturally derived ingredients that nourishes your skin while providing a lightweight, breathable coverage that lasts throughout the day. More importantly, Kari Gran’s collection of mineral makeup never includes known toxic ingredients often found in traditional foundations, such as talc, synthetic fragrances, dyes, parabens, and nanoparticles. But when you choose a product that doesn’t include things like parabens, a common ingredient used to preserve makeup,...

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