Even though many get inked out of the craze for tattoos, the tattoos inked in the exposing areas of the body appears to be unprofessional. The working professionals are prohibited from wearing externally visible tattoos. Here comes the necessity for a tattoo concealer. They are used to cover up the inked area temporarily.
Kat von D Tattoo concealer
Kat von D is a popular American tattoo artist. She has created this product after being asked for a remedy to hide the tattoos for certain occasions and for work,by several female customers.
Kat von D tattoo concealer is creamy and free from oil and paraben. It is resistant to transfer and water and it is a vegan product.
Cyclopentasiloxane, Water, Trimethylsiloxysilicate, Dimethicone, Butylene Glycol, Isododecane, PEG/PPG-18/18 Dimethicone, Polysilicone-11, Hexyl Laurate Polyglyceryl-4 Isostearate, Cetyl PEG/PPG-10/1 Dimethicone, Lecithin, Quaternium-90 Bentonite, Magnesium Aluminum Silicate, Sodium Chloride, C18-36 Acid Triglyceride, PEG-10 Dimethicone, Stearic Acid, Caprylyl Glycol, Propylene, Carbonate, Silica, Alumina, Potassium Sorbate, Hexylene Glycol, Triethoxycaprylylsilane, Phenoxyethanol. +/- Mica (CI 77019), Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Iron Oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499).
It can be used to hide dark circles under the eye, blemishes, and even tattoos by giving full coverage and giving flawless look.
Cost and shades available
It can be bought at $25 from Sephora stores and is available in 8 different shades: COLOR Light 16 – Light complexion with a pink undertone,COLOR Light 18 – light complexion with a beige undertone, COLOR Medium 22 – medium complexion with beige undertone,COLOR Medium 24 – medium to light complexion with warm beige undertone,COLOR Medium 26 – medium complexion with yellow-beige undertone,COLOR Deep 34 – medium to deep complexion with warm beige undertone,COLOR Deep 36 -deep complexion with pink beige undertone, COLOR Deep 38 – deep complexion with dark beige undertone.
How To Apply?
It involves the following steps to cover up the tattoo.
- Clean the area of applying concealer and dry it up.
- Apply a pink base to neutralize the tattoo.
- Apply the first coat of concealer over the tattoo with a dry brush.It hides only up to 50% in the first coating.
- So,proceed with the second coat.Do not blend it with the first coat.Just apply.
- Now follow the same and apply the third coating.
Don’t touch the area until it gets dried.Else,a part of the concealer will peel off and expose the tattoos.
Here is YouTube which explains to you how to use this Lock-It Tattoo foundation.
Does it really works?
Yes,it does upon applying three coats.A lesser amount of the product is sufficient for covering.With the creamy consistency, it blends well.Even though it does not give complete coverage,with the medium coverage it does not look heavy and it is long lasting in nature.
Try a tube of the large size to cover up tattoos of sleeves or arms.
If you have tried this product,let us know about your opinion on the product.