Effective Ways to Cover Bruises and Blemishes

 In my experience, nothing works perfectly – readers please write me if you know of something. Here’s what seems to work best. 


Supplies needed – your favorite concealer, a white make-up pencil and your favorite pressed powder (love the Jane Iredale compacts for this). 


First on clean skin, use the white pencil, then a thin layer of concealer, then the powder. Repeat this sequence as many times as you want – up to 9 thin layers.

Dr. Brandith Irwin, MD

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