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Luminous Silk Foundation

Natural silky lightweight foundation

Reveal your inner light. Inspired by charmeuse silk, "The Fabric of Emperors," this luminous foundation glides on weightlessly for a flawless lit-from-within glow. 30ml format. Using exclus... more

Keywords

Luminous - Lightweight - Comfortable

Benefits

Lightweight, buildable, medium coverage foundation

Type

Fluid Foundation

Reveal your inner light. Inspired by charmeuse silk, "The Fabric of Emperors," this luminous foundation glides on weightlessly for a flawless lit-from-within glow. 30ml format.
Using exclusive Micro–fil™ technology to sculpt and brighten, this buildable, medium coverage foundation improves texture and blurs imperfections. Comes in 24 shades to match every unique skin tone.
How to apply:Use the blender brush for a radiant, air-brushed finish.
We're Honored: InStyle Best Beauty Buy award-winner for "Best Liquid Foundation" for the 13th Year in a Row!

Can't find the perfect shade? Use our Foundation Finder to find the right foundation and shade for you.

Makeup artist favorite foundation. Use the blender brush to apply. Add more layers for buildable coverage.

Backstage tip:
Mix with Fluid Sheer for a quick application and all over glow.

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MAESTRO GLOW MAESTRO LUMINOUS SILK
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LUMINOUS SILK COMPACT DESIGNER LIFT POWER FABRIC
MAKEUP RESULTS sheer glow finish weightless SPF 30 sheer semi matte finish weightless SPF 15 luminous natural finish long lasting hydrating glow semi matte, natural finish radiant finish lifting and firming SPF 20 matte, weightless 16 hour wear, SPF 25
TEXTURE thin fluid thin fluid fluid powder fluid fluid
COVERAGE Sheer coverage Sheer coverage Light to medium coverage Light to medium coverage Medium to full coverage Full

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SHADES 9 16 24 8 8 20
SKIN TYPE normal, dry normal, combination, oily all skin types normal, combination, oily all skin types wanting lifting, firming uneven skin tones and those wanting full coverage

Compare Armani Foundations

  • MAESTRO GLOW
    • MAKEUP RESULTS
      sheer glow finish weightless SPF 30
    • TEXTURE
      thin fluid
    • SKIN TYPE
      normal, dry
    • 9 AVAILABLE SHADES
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  • MAESTRO
    • MAKEUP RESULTS
      sheer semi matte finish weightless SPF 15
    • TEXTURE
      thin fluid
    • SKIN TYPE
      normal, combination, oily
    • 16 AVAILABLE SHADES
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    LUMINOUS SILK
    LUMINOUS SILK
    • MAKEUP RESULTS
      luminous natural finish long lasting hydrating glow
    • TEXTURE
      fluid
    • SKIN TYPE
      all skin types
    • 24 AVAILABLE SHADES
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  • LUMINOUS SILK COMPACT
    • MAKEUP RESULTS
      semi matte, natural finish
    • TEXTURE
      powder
    • SKIN TYPE
      normal, combination, oily
    • 8 AVAILABLE SHADES
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  • DESIGNER LIFT
    • MAKEUP RESULTS
      radiant finish lifting and firming SPF 20
    • TEXTURE
      fluid
    • SKIN TYPE
      all skin types wanting lifting, firming
    • 8 AVAILABLE SHADES
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  • POWER FABRIC
    • MAKEUP RESULTS
      matte, weightless 16 hour wear, SPF 25
    • TEXTURE
      fluid
    • SKIN TYPE
      uneven skin tones and those wanting full coverage
    • 20 AVAILABLE SHADES
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  • SHEER COVERAGE

  • SHEER COVERAGE

  • Light to medium coverage

  • Light to medium coverage

  • Medium coverage

  • Medium to full coverage

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Customer reviews
Luminous Silk Foundation is rated 4.6 out of 5 by 182.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best Foundation Ever Discovered this about 2 years ago. Thankful for the discovery!!
Date published: 2017-07-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from My holy grail I've worn GA Luminous Silk for at least 10 years and have yet to find anything that compares. Anytime I try something new my husband immediately can tell and tells me to switch back.
Date published: 2017-07-23
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Still trying to figureout if I love it or not... Ok...so I have oily to combination skin with a lot of blemishes and discoloration. I've seen and heard a lot of great reviews for this foundation from oily/acne skin beauty guru. I thought this would be full coverage after you build on it but instead I'm having to use a lot of product just for a medium coverage. I do love how light if feels but I'm still trying to figure out if the color is right for me. I've been mixing my primers hoping its not the foundation but still no luck. I haven't stopped using this foundation (been a week now) ONLY because I'm really trying to love it and its expensive. I hope this was somewhat helpful, again this is my experience and hopefully you have a better experience and love it.
Date published: 2017-07-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Second-time buyer This is my second bottle of Luminous Silk Foundation and it works great. I use the 5.5 shade, have light brown/blondish hair, and blue eyes. Perfect color for my medium skin tone.
Date published: 2017-07-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent Love the foundation! That's all that I have tried so far.
Date published: 2017-07-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful & smooth finish.. Ever since I bought this foundation I have been wearing constantly and so happy first of all it's a full coverage foundation hides all the blemishes & scars and secondly the application is so smooth gives a dewy finish. I am simply loving my new obsession..
Date published: 2017-07-18
Rated 2 out of 5 by from For the price, it's just ok I bought it with high expectations. It is too pricey for what you get
Date published: 2017-07-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The Name Says it All! I've been using this for years, and sometimes think I will try something new. But nothing is as comfortable and flattering for me as this classic foundation. I did start using it with Maestro UV Skin defense primer because of the sunscreen.
Date published: 2017-07-14
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Q&A

I'm a 50 yr old, blue eyed redhead w/fair (dry) skin & red undertones. I want a lightweight foundation that covers imperfections/wrinkles & has a luminous glow. What color do you recommend in luminous silk?

Asked by: littlered
Thank you for your question. Giorgio Armani Beauty would recommend Luminous Silk Foundation in Shade 3.75 for fair skin with rosy undertones. If this is not the correct shade for you, giorgioarmanibeauty-usa.com offers complimentary returns on all foundations.
Answered by: Giorgio Armani Beauty
Date published: 2017-03-17

what shade would i be if i wear makeup forever hd in 123/y365?

Asked by: Franchesca
Thank you for your question. Giorgio Armani Beauty recommends Luminous Silk Foundation in Shade 5.75 for medium skin with warm undertones. If this is not the correct shade for you, giorgioarmanibeauty-usa.com offers complimentary returns on all foundations.
Answered by: Giorgio Armani Beauty
Date published: 2017-02-23

Hi! My skin is very light, and it's difficult to find a foundation that would match me. My color is light porcelain, do you think the fair shade would match?

Asked by: Dori
Thank you for your question. Giorgio Armani Beauty recommends Luminous Silk Foundation Shade 1 if you have light skin with neutral undertones. Giorgio Armani Beauty recommends Luminous Silk Foundation Shade 3 if you have fair skin with golden undertones. If these are not the correct shade for you, giorgioarmanibeauty-usa.com offers complimentary returns on all foundations.
Answered by: Giorgio Armani Beauty
Date published: 2017-02-24

If I use the NARS in Fiji, what would I be in Luminous Silk?

Asked by: Janny89
Thank you for your question. The best match for NARS in Figi is Luminous Silk Foundation Shade 3.
Answered by: Giorgio Armani Beauty
Date published: 2017-02-13

Which is the best primer to use with this foundation? 

Asked by: Makeupfiend
Thank you for your question. The best primer to use with Luminous Silk Foundation depends on your skin. Use Maestro UV Makeup Primer if you would like to protect from sun and environment. Use Fluid Master Primer if you have textured skin or large pores. Use Light Master Primer if you have dull skin.
Answered by: Giorgio Armani Beauty
Date published: 2017-02-13

How many millilitres is in a bottle of luminous silk foundation?  What skin type is luminous silk foundation suited for?  What type of coverage does luminous silk foundation give? 

Asked by: Belle22
Thank you for your question. Luminous Silk Foundation is available in two sizes of 30ml or 18ml. Luminous Silk Foundation is suitable for all skin types and provides light to medium coverage.
Answered by: Giorgio Armani Beauty
Date published: 2017-02-13

How do you know if you are neutral or warm undertone. I have olive skin

Asked by: Njmb

If I'm light medium sand of tarte rainforest of the sea What shade will I be for luminous silk 

Asked by: Jamiegarcia62
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