Launch + Review: Mamonde New Brightening Cover Powder & Watery Cushions

​Floral-inspired skincare and makeup brand Mamonde launches a NEW cushion line Brightening Cover Cushion this October~

Brief background of Mamonde:

Having established in South Korea in 1991, Mamonde has only entered the Singapore* market officially this year. Supported by Amorepacific’s technological mastery, Mamonde’s products utilises special qualities of flowers to supplement and promote natural beauty. 💕

*Mamonde counters at (1) Tangs in Vivo city (2) Isetan in Tampines Mall (2) Sephora Singapore

If you are a K-Beauty addict like me, then you should definitely give this brand a try~ But for now, let’s dive straight into the product review! 😍

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Mamonde New Brightening Cover Cushion (Left = Watery; Right = Powder)

This new line carries 2 variants (SGD32 each): 

  • Brightening Cover Powder Cushion  
    • formulated with Mamonde Cotton veil primer
    • also contains sebum-controlling powder & Peach sprout
    • creates non-greasy, matte and smooth skin  
  • Brightening Cover Watery Cushion
    • formulated with Mamonde Floral Hydro lineup
    • Narcissus bulb extract  brings comfortable cooling moisture to skin + prevent tightness 
    • creates radiant water volume skin
    • hydrating with a dewy finish

Each variant carries 5 shades, with yellow/pink base

  • Yellow base (Beige)
    • natural coverage
    • half tone-up 
    • No. 21N & No. 23N
  • Pink base (Peach)
    • bright coverage
    • 1 tone-up
    • No. 17, No. 21C & No. 23C

 

Swatch & Thoughts

The Powder cushion formula is seamless and non-patchy even though it is supposed to give a matte finish. It also has a non-greasy, light and powdery finish. As its name suggests, there really isn’t any need for loose powder application after this cushion. (This is quite unique because most matte-finish cushions usually feel heavy and thick 🙂 ) The coverage is medium range, but definitely buildable. 🌟However, I do realise that for better and more flawless results, you might wanna use a primer before application of this cushion 😋

The only concern is that I have really dry skin 😨 so this cushion might not be suitable for my skin-type. It might suit girls with oily skin instead! So, if you are a dry-skin girl like me, then maybe you might wanna consider using the Watery cushion instead! 

The Watery cushion formula does feel light and dewy. Since I have dry skin, I feel like this could stay on my skin better. It feels hydrating too~ 💦 BUT, this isn’t overly dewy like other Korean Cushions – Laneige Whitening BB Cushion / Etude House Any Cushion All Day Perfect … Instead, this is a very mild dewy-finish which mimics healthy radiant skin. 

Similar to the powder cushion, this watery cushion has medium coverage that is buildable to high coverage~ I’m all about that Korean dewy skin and youthful radiant look, so I’m definitely gonna love this formula better! 😜

Here are some swatches~ I’m thinking about doing a DEMO on youtube, would you like to see it? 🙂 Stay tuned! 

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Mamonde Brightening Cover Powder Cushion in Shade No. 21 N

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Mamonde Brightening Cover Powder Cushion in Shade No. 21 N 

Thanks for reading my review ~ I can’t wait to share about more new makeup launches in my next post! 

Love, Louise

 

 

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