Zao Silk Foundation provides a full coverage look for an even, flawless complexion. With a light powdery finish, this foundation nourishes skin with organic sweet almond oil, jojoba and shea butter, as well as silica from bamboo hydrosol that is used for your skin's production of collagen and elastin.
Packaged in a decadent glass bottle with varnished bamboo lid, the product is presented in a cotton pouch with drawstring to protect the product.
Zao brand does not use nanoparticles, talc and parabens (synthetic petrochemical-based preservatives) in its formula, using instead micronised silver as an effective and non-toxic preservative.
Instructions for use: Apply with a sponge, a foundation brush or fingers, from the centre of your face in an outward direction
Zao Beauty Tip: Select a shade that blends in to your facial skin tone and also neck, for a natural effect. Match your undertone correctly for a natural looking finish.
701 suits fair complexions with neutral undertones
702 suits medium complexions with warm, apricot undertones
703 suits medium complexions with cool undertones
704 suits medium complexions with neutral undertones
705 suits darker complexions with warm, orange undertones
706 suits dark complexions with neutral undertones
710 suits super fair complexions with a warm, peachy undertones
711 suits super fair complexions with neutral undertones
712 suits super fair complexions with a yellow undertone. Use to balance sallow skin, or to give very pale complexions some 'colour'
713 suits fair complexions withgolden or yellow undertones
714 suits medium complexions with golden or yellow undertones
Certification: Natural and Organic Cosmetic Product, as certified by ECOCERT Greenlife according to ECOCERT standards; 100% natural with minimum of 20% certified organic ingredients
Testing on animals: Neither ingredients or final product are tested on animals. Zao has cruelty free certification for its entire product range: http://www.gocrueltyfree.org/shopper
Ingredients from animal origin: None
Indication of skin type: Suitable for all skin types including sensitive skin and acne-prone skin due to its non-comedogenic formula and all natural ingredients designed to enhance skin quality naturally.
Size: 5ml tester pot
Ingredients list: (INCI / CTFA): AQUA (WATER), PHYLLOSTACHYS NIGRA EXTRACT*, PROPANEDIOL, SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS SEED OIL SIMMONDSIA CHINENSIS (JOJOBA) SEED OIL)*, PRUNUS AMYGDALUS DULCIS OIL (PRUNUS AMYGDALUS DULCIS (SWEET ALMOND OIL)*, SUCROSE PALMITATE, CETEARYL ALCOHOL, GLYCERYL STEARATE, POTASSIUM PALMITOYL, HYDROLIZED WHEAT PROTEIN, OLIVE GLYCERIDES, TOCOPHEROL, BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII BUTTER (BUTYROSPERMUM PARKII (SHEA) BUTTER)*, GLYCERYL CAPRYLATE, MICROCRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE, CELLULOSE GUM, CI 77820 (SILVER), CELLULOSE, PARFUM (FRAGRANCE). MAY CONTAIN +/- : CI 77891 (TITANIUM DIOXIDE), CI 77491 (IRON OXIDES), CI 77492 (IRON OXIDES), CI 77499 (IRON OXIDES).
* ingredients from organic farming