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Paddy McGurgan's make-up masterclass: How to ace a sheer base

Paddy McGurgan is one of NI's best-known beauty experts and this week he advises us on lightweight foundations that feel comfortable to use in summer

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NI beauty expert Paddy McGurga advises us on lightweight foundations that feel comfortable to use in summer

NI beauty expert Paddy McGurga advises us on lightweight foundations that feel comfortable to use in summer

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Bourjois healthy mix serum gel foundation, £10.99, Lookfantastic.com

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Make Up For Ever reboot foundation, £32.50, MakeUpProStore.co.uk

Make Up For Ever reboot foundation, £32.50, MakeUpProStore.co.uk

BB cream with SPF 20, £7.50, ElfCosmetics.co.uk

BB cream with SPF 20, £7.50, ElfCosmetics.co.uk

NARS pure radiant tinted moisturiser £31, Cultbeauty

NARS pure radiant tinted moisturiser £31, Cultbeauty

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KVD Vegan Beauty True Portrait foundation £28, Debenhams.com

NI beauty expert Paddy McGurga advises us on lightweight foundations that feel comfortable to use in summer

In the warmer weather, I often hear people complaining about wearing foundation as it can feel thick, heavy and uncomfortable on the skin - and of course you have the issue of trying to keep the foundation on your skin when all it wants to do is slide off.

This is where I recommend opting for a foundation that is more lightweight on the skin and gives you a sheer coverage. Here are some of my favourite summer-appropriate foundations to try…

Make Up For Ever reboot foundation, £32.50, MakeUpProStore.co.uk

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Make Up For Ever reboot foundation, £32.50, MakeUpProStore.co.uk

Make Up For Ever reboot foundation, £32.50, MakeUpProStore.co.uk

Make Up For Ever reboot foundation, £32.50, MakeUpProStore.co.uk