Mineral Foundation, Three Ways: What’s the Best Type to Use Post-treatment?

Australian professional makeup brand, InClinic Cosmetics has devised a mineral foundation range specifically formulated for use on treated skin

Josephine Carbone devised the range using functional, active ingredients designed to nourish, heal and hydrate the skin. The brand offers three unique foundation SKUs, all of which are talc and paraben free, are vegan, cruelty free, and do not contain toxic ingredients.

Here are the key ingredients and benefits of InClinic Cosmetics’ foundations:

Active Glow Foundation

Active Glow is a lightweight, breathable, mineral-serum foundation designed to produce a flawless glow to the skin. It hydrates and brightens the skin while maintaining a healthy, balanced skin barrier with its active serum complex of peptides, hyaluronic acid, vitamin C, licorice root extract, niacinamide B3 and squalane. This foundation works to deliver a perfect skin canvas with a luminous, barely-there finish that is ideal for normal-to-dry skin types. This advanced formulation contains superior minerals that provide coverage in pigment, not in weight, and adapts perfectly to the skin tone for immaculate colour and coverage.


Radish Root Ferment Filtrate (Leuconostoc) – probiotic preservative, antimicrobial, increases shelf life.
Lactobacillus Ferment Lysate – natural broad-spectrum antimicrobial, balances, strengthens and soothes skin.


Peptides – triggers cells to stimulate collagen & elastin for firmer skin.
Hyaluronic Acid – aids hydration for skin plumping.
Squalane (Vegan) – moisturises skin necessary to balance sebum levels.
Licorice Root Extract – brightens skin for more even skin tone.
Niacinamide B3 – minimises enlarged pores and evens skin texture.
Vitamin C – reverses sun damage and pigmentation while stimulating collagen.

Texture: Lightweight liquid
Finish: Dewy, glow
Coverage: Lightweight to Medium (buildable)
Best suited to: Dry, dehydrated, normal and mature skin types
Skin benefits: Hydrating, moisturising, strengthens and soothes skin, stimulates collagen.

Perfect Base Mineral Matte Liquid Foundation

Perfect Base is an advanced mineral formulation that combines a foundation, sunscreen and anti-ager in one. This full-coverage matte foundation effortlessly conceals skin imperfections and adapts to your skin tone for a perfect colour match and natural finish. Designed to transform your skin’s texture and tone with blemish-blurring and redness-reducing properties, this product is ideal for acne-prone and sensitive skin types, as well as for use post cosmetic procedures. Perfect Base hydrates and plumps the skin with hyaluronic acid, while offering a healthy dose of Vitamins E and C to protect, brighten and boost collagen. Titanium dioxide also provides anti-inflammatory benefits and 15+ sun protection.

Hyaluronic acid – hydrates and plumps skin.
Vitamin E – rejuvenates the skin.
Vitamin C – powerful antioxidant, brightening, stimulates collagen (anti-ageing).
Titanium Dioxide – anti-inflammatory and protects skins barrier adds sun protection.
Zinc Oxide – sun protection.

Texture: Cream liquid
Finish: Matte
Coverage: Medium to full (buildable)
Best suited to: All skin types, but especially acne-prone, sensitive skins and post skin treatments
Skin benefits: Hydrating, protects skin barrier, sun protections, softens skin.

Mineral Powder Foundation

Mineral Powder is a pharmaceutical grade, 96% natural mineral powder foundation that gives natural, buildable coverage with a soft radiant semi-matte finish. This flawless finish foundation contains light reflective particles and high-quality mineral pigments that diffuse imperfections and large pores. Formulated with a cocktail of active ingredients that nourish, soothe and calm skin while absorbing excess oil, this foundation is suitable for normal to oily, acne-prone and sensitive skin types.

Magnesium stearate and Niacinamide to absorb excess oil and calm redness.
Aloe Vera and Vitamins E and C to soothe and repair the skin.
Hyaluronic acid for hydration.
Titanium Dioxide as a natural sun protection.

Texture: Powder
Finish: Semi-matte
Coverage: Medium (buildable)
Best suited to: Normal to oily skins as well as acne-prone, sensitive skins and post skin treatments
Skin benefits: mattifies and absorbs excess oil, soothes skin, reduces redness, sun protection, protects skin barrier.

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This article was produced in partnership with InClinic Cosmetics.

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