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Looking For Something Similar to Estee Lauder Double Wear

Started 1279895565.243 in Beauty Banter | Last reply 1280170377.423 by Cerrone756

I am using Estee Lauder's Double Wear.

Is Double Wear the best there is for long lasting matte foundation? Anything better?

Thanks :)

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snowleopard1279898131.7871089 PostsRegistered 4/12/2008

Although I prefer DoubleWear, Revlon Colorstay is a very close second.

AIphachicky1279902200.597386 PostsRegistered 1/25/2007

Although I've never tried the original Double Wear, I've found that Maybelline's Super Stay and Rimmel's 16 Hr. foundations both to be excellent duplicates for Double Wear Light.

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basketsiam1279907042.353462 PostsRegistered 6/16/2009

I've worn Estee Lauder's Double Matte (long-wearing for oily skin) for 15 years or more, including again this summer. I now wear Estee Lauder's Double Wear during the winter months when my skin is not quite so oily. There is absoutely no foundation quite like it. In a pinch, however, I purchased Revlon's Color Stay and was amazingly surprized. No touch-ups required with either foundation!!!!

Candice31501279916701.09778 PostsRegistered 6/8/2009

Definitely Revlon Colorstay. This is my HG foundation now. And it took me about 15 years to find one I could say that about. Often CVS or Walgreens will run it on sale, sometimes by one get one free. The Colorstay powder is good too.

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NurseRecru­iter1279917006.2813869 PostsRegistered 6/9/2005Suburban Chicago

Lancome Teint Idole Ultra is another long lasting foundation. Estee Lauder also makes Double Wear in an actual Matte version.

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jpie1279917150.5531787 PostsRegistered 7/3/2007

I've been using Lancome's new Tient Idole Fresh Wear and love it. The coverage is moderate (and I think a bit light), but I don't need much if any concealer. Not inexpensive but, has great staying power.

Have not tried the Colorstay formula, but I have always wondered about it as well.

ohioglamgal1279917237.4472048 PostsRegistered 3/1/2007

As others have recommended, Revlon ColorStay is a great, long-wear matte foundation.

Just wondering, though...if you are happy with EL Double Wear, why change? Finding a great foundation that works for you is a wonderful thing!

babyb1279922433.4434681 PostsRegistered 12/3/2006SD

Clarins has one! It is called Everlasting, and the name just says it all!

beautydiva1279923796.7972162 PostsRegistered 6/20/2006

make up for ever at sephora stays the day

Cerrone7561280170377.4110 PostsRegistered 7/21/2010The Big D!

Thank you so much for your answers. I am going to go with Revlon. I have, in the past, used it. Where i work it is inside and outside and I feel like I'm wasting my money on Double Wear. I don't care how good a foundation is it just can't stand up against 100+ Texas heat and humidity ;P LOL.

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