Lancôme Teint Idole Ultra Foundation Stick Reviews

4.2/5
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110 reviews
Ranked #14 out of 730 in Foundation

Lancôme Teint Idole Ultra Foundation Stick is the first ultra versatile stick foundation. The Teint Idole Ultra Foundation Stick can be used in 4 different ways: cover, conceal, contour and/or highlight.

A lightweight powder-creme formula, oil free, transfer and smudge resistant. Its creamy yet weightless texture applies effortlessly and blend seamlessly so all you see is smooth, flawless even skin with ultra-mattifying benefits!

Available in 20 shades at Sephora, Hudon's Bay Company and lancome.ca and 8 shades at all other retailers including Shoppers Drug Mart, Jean Coutu Pharmacy and London Drugs.

    Average Price:  $53.00

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    July 10, 2017

    Way too thick!!

    I normally use tient miracle foundation. Decided to check it out after reading all the reviews on here. Way too thick! I used a primer underneath. It emphasized my pores and lasted about an hour on my fave in 25 degree weather, even after setting it with a powder. The appearance was extremely cakey. I did not enjoy this product at all!

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    Recommended? You Betcha!
    May 23, 2017

    Awesome product that I wear anyehere. Stays on and dry throughout those everyday movements. I recommend this to all woman because of the rich variety of colors and easy to wipe off. A definate find.

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    March 17, 2017

    This foundation stick is buttery smooth and blends like a dream. I would recommend a foundation brush over a beauty blender for application as the blender tends to soak up more products.

    Coverage is full which is amazing. Wear time is decent I touched up a few times after a few face scratches haha.

    I would advice to not use with primer as it makes this foundation slide around. Settingnpowder also isn't needed as this has a matter type finish.

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    March 10, 2017

    I like Lancôme Teint Idole Ultra Foundation Stick. The stick applies smoothly and blends out well with a beauty blender. You probably could use your fingers or a brush but the sponge left it looking natural and spread it well without applying too much product. I have tried a few stick foundations and this applied easily in comparison to most.Little pricey

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    March 02, 2017

    Thank you Chickadvisor for sending me Lancôme Teint Idole Ultra Foundation Stick to try out and express my honest opinion on the product. I am amazed with how well the texture is, only needing a few drops during application. The coverage is amazing. I do properly wash, pat dry and apply Nivea cream in advanced, letting the cream saturate and hydrate my skin before applying make up. I have received MANY compliments from many people on how I have such a natural healthy glow now...(if I posted before and after photos), you would be extremely impressed. Afterwards, like I tend to do, is wash my face with a gentle cleanser on face and neck, pat dry, and apply Nivea to face and neck. A healthy ritual with a little help. ;)

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    October 27, 2016

    I didn't get the chance of trying this for free but I did go out and buy it to try. I really love this product It blends in nice and smooth in the skin. Dosen't feel weighed down on skin. There is a lot of different shades to try

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    October 26, 2016

    I just loved the new TIU foundation stick by Lancôme. It was so velvety soft, Ultra blendable and lasted all day. I was given the shade 220 Buff (C) for contouring. I though it was going to be way to dark for my super fair , porcelain skin but because it blended so well it worked perfectly. It was just the right shade without looking muddy or too brown. I really like the fact that it's in a compact stick which makes it great for travelling & super easy to apply for contouring since I blend it all out anyways. The only thing I worry about is contamination if you're applying it directly on the skin. . I think going forward I'll be using a clean brush to apply to keep it sanitary. I think I would use a brush for foundation and concealer as well but I won't be using this as either of those because it's not my shade. I would have loved to get my color for foundation purposes because I think $53 bucks is quite expensive for a contour stick. This color is much to dark for me to use as a foundation or concealer but that's ok since I got the item for free for testing purposes.
    I have very sensitive skin and I'm happy to say I didn't react to this which is always a bonus.
    I have always loved Lancôme products so I will definitely recommend this product. Again, my only major con is the price tag. If you don't mind spending upwards of $60 bucks on a contour stick then try it out cause it's fabulous . If you're using it just for contouring like I am, then it will last you a very long time which a great thing price wise but not so great because you're suppose to throw away this kind of makeup after 6 months. I think it will last me much longer than that but I feel as long as I keep it sanitary I can keep it till it runs out. Thank you Chick Advisor for allowing me to discover products I probably would have never tried.

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    October 25, 2016

    This product was a pleasant surprise for me because when I first started to apply it, I wasn't so sure. I #gotitfree as part of the product review club and the shade is a bit darker than my skin tone so I opted to use it as a contour. I typically opt for powder when it comes to contours because my skin can get on the greasy side. I found this stick to be a very creamy formula so while it felt nice going on, I was worried that within a couple of hours it would have my skin even greasier than normal and be wearing off.

    I used it to contour my nose (along with a thin brush) and hollows of my cheeks (with a blending sponge) and then set it with a translucent powder and at end of day it actually doesn't look greasy or worn off! It maybe even keeps my skin looking less greasy than typical. I still find it to be pretty pricey but could see it lasting a long time... if it does, I'd consider purchasing in the future.

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    October 22, 2016

    The texture blew my mind! I was expecting a much heavier product but this foundation is so light and airy! Applied with a beauty blender or real techniques buffing brush the results were flawless. Colour selection was a breeze. I'm going to purchase this myself for sure! I received my first stick for free! From Chickadvisor for reviewing purposes :)

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    October 22, 2016

    I had the opportunity to test the Lancôme Tient Idole Ultra Foundation Stick as part of the Chick Advisor product review club.

    As the package arrived yesterday, I will write a first impression style review, and will update it down the road once I have been able to further test this foundation.

    Application: The foundation comes in a twist up stick style. It glides easily on the skin, and blended quickly and easily with a Sigma buffing brush. It quickly dried to a matte finish, without clinging to dry skin. I lightly set the foundation with powder. Coverage was medium, but easily layered without looking thick.

    Wear: I had a busy day today, running errands with my toddler, playing outdoors, going for a walk, cooking dinner, and bath time. The foundation stayed put, stayed matte, through the entire day. I did not touch up, and was pleasantly surprised with the coverage that remained at the end of the day.

    My makeup routine has been increasingly simplified since becoming a mother. My usual foundation is Lancomes Tient Idole Freshwear, which was discontinued. The Tient Idole Ultra Foundation Stick is a wonderful addition to Lancome's foundation lineup, and will be remaining in my makeup bag. With an upcoming trip next month, I can foresee that it will be the perfect travel companion.

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