Being a new mother and keeping up with your makeup routine can be challenging. You either need to reduce the steps involved in your regular makeup regimen or find hacks to keep your routine straightforward, easy and less time-consuming.

In order to achieve a flawless look, your base needs to be strong. Once you’ve created a perfect base, you’ll be able to pull the entire look together. How, you ask? Foundation is the answer! Foundation has amazing powers to even out your skin tone, cover flaws and at times, even change your natural skin tone. Your new born can keep you on your toes all day so it’s not a great idea to struggle with liquid or cream foundations. Turn to stick foundations, such as the Lakmé Kareena Kapoor Khan Absolute Face Contours that promises to give full coverage, covers dark patches, blemishes and evens skin tone. Trust us; it’s going to be a life-saver! We’ll tell you how...

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Smooth application

For all you busy moms out there, here’s a foundation that doesn’t necessarily require you to use a brush. Yes, you read that right! The best part about stick foundations is that it can be applied using several methods. Use sponge, brush or your fingers to apply it, whatever saves your time and makes you feel comfortable.

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Doubles as concealer

Super busy moms, you can now skip the concealer completely! Your stick foundation can do the concealing job for you. The compact nature as well as the consistency of a stick foundation allows it to double as a concealer. If you need extra coverage or hide blemishes in your under eye area, this is the product to turn to!

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Easy to carry

Travelling with a new born can be a struggle, especially if you want to travel light. To keep your makeup bag light and compact, it’s best to carry lightweight, multi-purpose products that’ll not just save space but also your time. Stick foundations are great for travelling and you won’t have to worry about carrying glass bottles, them breaking and foundation spilling in your bag.

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Time-saving

With stick foundations, all you need to do is uncap it, start drawing a few lines directly on your cheeks, forehead, chin and nose, and finish it off with seamless blending. Achieve flawless skin in just a few minutes!

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Full coverage

Because sticks are more firm, it delivers more pigment and full coverage. A stick foundation is ideal for all those who want extra coverage without having to fuss with liquids or creams. If you’re a busy mom on-the-go, you can benefit from the ease, portability and effectiveness of stick foundations.

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