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If you have been cringing in the mirror at the sight of dark spots on your complexion lately, the discoloration could be a result of anything from exposure to the sun to simple aging. Instead of getting dramatic about it, do something about it. Makeup can do a lot to improve (and hide) the frustrating unevenness in skin tone.
Make dark spots a thing of history with a peach-tinted primer that works to neutralized dark patches, no matter the color of your complexion. Seek out a dimethicone-based color-correcting formula that not only will neutralize pesky discoloration, but will also prep your visage for makeup application, minimizing the look of pores, scars and other skin imperfections.
A good foundation can provide you with the reliable, long-lasting coverage necessary to successfully balance out your complexion and conceal black spots. Opt for a full-coverage, silica-infused powder foundation that diminishes dark spots with brightening minerals -- all while also providing your skin with the smooth, even and matte finish you so desire.
Banish your persistent dark spots with a concealer that focuses specifically on pigmentation issues. Seek out a targeted formula that gently moisturizes skin while simultaneously hiding annoying and frustration discoloration patches using components such as hyaluronic acid, glycerin and the antioxidant vitamin E (which provides defensive, anti-aging benefits).
If you have a hectic day-to-day existence and are all about multitasking and saving time, a tinted moisturizer that not only hydrates your skin but also hides flaws may be the way to go. Look for a sheer camouflaging formula packed with vitamin C and E that will offer your skin a dash of healthy color and moisture -- all while keeping your black spots a secret.