Quick Tip If you want your foundation and powder application to stay all day without the need to touch it up. Use this application. Apply foundation all over your face and eyelids. use a wedge sponge to apply. To make the formula thicker but still look natural, you will need to use the thin side of the sponge. Apply from one side of the forehead to the other and repeat this makeup application all the way down to the chin. (The thinner makeup sponge side will make the formula thicker. The thicker makeup sponge side will make the formula thinner).After you applied the Foundation, apply Pressed Powder Apply pressed powder all over your face and eyelids with a powder brush for long lasting clean application/results. Use the body of the brush not the head of the brush in soft strokes. Start from one side of the forehead to the other side of the forehead and repeat this makeup application all the way down to the chin.