Make Up For Ever HD Foundation Review

by Rati on December 5, 2010 · 76 comments

Make Up For Ever HD High Definition Foundation Review

I have Make Up for ever HD foundation in # 123 Desert. It is a super close match to my skin. In fact sometimes I am surprised how close match this foundation is to my skin tone.

Price : Rs 2064

Shades available – 26. Check Make Up For Ever Shades HERE

Claims : The MAKE UP FOR EVER HD Complexion products use innovative formulas to create a new generation of make up which is both invisible on HD cameras and to the naked eye. The Make Up For Ever HD Foundation is an oil-free medium-to-full coverage liquid foundation which covers skin imperfections, while remaining invisible on-screen and in real life. Its extremely fine texture is supple and easy to apply. Enriched with moisturizing agents, it leaves the skin soft and radiant. It is available in a wide range of shades to suit all skin tones.

Make Up For Ever HD Foundation

Make Up For Ever HD Foundation

My Experience with Make Up for Ever HD Foundation:

  • It is one of the finest formula in foundation I have ever used. The texture is so thin and fine that even if you are standing very close to me, you would not be able to guess easily whether I am wearing a foundation or not.
  • It never ever broke me out.
  • It is an oil free foundation so girls with oily skin would love it. However I don’t find it drying for my dry skin as well. These days when the weather is getting very dry, I am finding it difficult to use. Otherwise I can easily use this HD foundation all year round barring a few cold months.
  • During the month of September when the weather was still hot, this foundation used to oxidize on my skin. However, when worn with aย  primer, it stayed as it is all day long.
  • The foundation doesn’t disappear or fade after a few hours .
  • It has medium to buildable coverage, which I love. I would say the coverage is pretty good and itย  leaves only a small room for concealer application.
  • The Make Up For Ever foundation is especially designed for photography, however I don’t find it any special for photographs. In fact, I feel other foundations photograph better. ๐Ÿ˜•
Make Up For Ever HD Foundation

Make Up For Ever HD Foundation

  • This is the only foundation I am not comfortable applying with fingers. It dries super fast and gets difficult to spread. So I love using brushes with this brush. Mostly, it is Sigma F 80 brush.
  • Non transferable.
  • No funny smell.
  • It is not a dewy foundation so I mostly like to use cream blush when I apply this foundation. Also I don’t need to set this foundation with powder. It just sets and stays on its won.
  • It gives a flawless non cakey coverage.
  • It comes in a sturdy pump bottle. Easy to use and easy to carry around.
Make Up For Ever HD Foundation

Make Up For Ever HD Foundation

Overall, I love this product. It’s worth the hype. Girls would oily skin would love it but those with normal to dry skin wouldn’t be disappointed either.ย  If you have not been able to find your exact match, you’d probably find it in Make Up For Ever. There are shades that are neither too yellow or pink. Great for any time of the day.

Here is the swatch of #123 desert shade.

Make Up For Ever HD Foundation

Make Up For Ever HD Foundation

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Make Up For Ever HD Foundation

Make Up For Ever HD Foundation

Read more reviews on MAKE UP FOR EVER HD Invisible Cover Foundation Here is a small video by Make Up For Ever giving some tricks and tips on how to use this product.

Have you used Makeup For Ever HD Foundation? Please rate in the box below.

Further readings:

Make Up For Ever Aqua Eyes 18 L Burgundy Review, Photos, Swatches
Make Up For Ever HD Powder Review – High Definition
Make Up For Ever HD Microperfecting Primer Review
Make Up For Ever HD Blush Review
MAC Pro Longwear Foundation Review
MAC Studio Sculpt Foundation SPF 15 Review
MAC Mineralize SPF 15 Foundation Review
MAC Select SPF 15 Foundation Review
Clinique Foundation Review- Superfit Makeup

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shilpa December 5, 2010 at 2:46 pm

nice…….
looks really natural…………
hw do u compare it to mac foundations???

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Rati December 5, 2010 at 2:50 pm

The biggest plus point I see is that a lot of people are not able to find their exact match in MAC foundations. Either they find it too yellow or too pink. In Make Up For Ever such people would be able to find their exact match.

Otherwise I dont see a major reason why you would pick mufe over a mac foundation. It’s a good foundation but I wouldnt place it right next to my mac foundations ,not above them.

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rakhshanda December 5, 2010 at 2:47 pm

Sounds really great. But I find it a bit expensive. Isn’t it??
I was thinking of buying Revlon colorstay or Max factor Age renew or maybe this one too.
Which one do you think is the best? ?:-)

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Rati December 5, 2010 at 2:54 pm

It is super expensive. I love max factor foundation. I have used the age renew one. That’s for dry skin. I think almost all maxfactor foundations have been reviewed here. you may check the reviews here : http://makeupandbeauty.com/category/maxfactor/

Never used revlon but it has great reviews.

The biggest plus points with high end foundation is that you get your perfect match and you can try the foundations at store.

If you can find a good match in revlon or maxfactor, you may very well pick those up. ๐Ÿ™‚

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Rati December 5, 2010 at 2:55 pm

Another thing, make up for ever claims that their products are good for skin and they would make your skin better with regular usage. Well! i didn’t see any such change in my skin texture and I have used it regularly for weeks at a ago.

So if you think that the claim would work for you, you may pick MUFE. ๐Ÿ™‚

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Neha S. December 5, 2010 at 2:54 pm

i love makeup forvever foundations, im currently using one.. not this one though…
its not even meant for oily skin, still i dont even know why i wear it, maybe because its super easy to blend,and simply because some how it makes me GLOW.. like realy REALY GLOW..! ๐Ÿ™‚

but makeup forever is sooo expensive mine had cost me around 2300 even on discount :O

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Rati December 5, 2010 at 2:58 pm

It happens. Sometimes you use products that you like and that may not be necessarily “made for you” types. ๐Ÿ™‚

I am also pretty happy with this foundation. it does its job well. ๐Ÿ™‚

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Neha S. December 5, 2010 at 2:56 pm

opppss my bad … i confused it for makeup factory foundation…
mine is makeup factory ๐Ÿ˜› ๐Ÿ˜› its makeup factory dats expensive ๐Ÿ˜› :silly: :silly: :silly:

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Rati December 5, 2010 at 2:59 pm

oh!! he he he he he:P

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Ida December 5, 2010 at 3:25 pm

Rati your skin looks flawless and glowy. ๐Ÿ™‚ This foundation sounds great. The blushes from the MUFE HD line look great too. ๐Ÿ˜€

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Rati December 5, 2010 at 3:35 pm

Thank you, Ida. Their HD blush is outstanding. Non oily and gives a beautiful dewy finish. ๐Ÿ™‚

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Giasaysthat December 5, 2010 at 4:03 pm

Too much
too overpriced :-((
But your skin looks :yes: ๐Ÿ˜€ ๐Ÿ˜€ ๐Ÿ˜€ ๐Ÿ˜€ :inlove:

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Rati December 5, 2010 at 4:06 pm

:rotfl: :rotfl: :rotfl: :rotfl: makeup forever is an expensive brand. they don’t even call themselves a luxury brand. They are the revlon of high end brands. Quite confused with their pricing. ๐Ÿ˜›

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Giasaysthat December 5, 2010 at 4:28 pm

๐Ÿ˜› oh!

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bhumika December 5, 2010 at 4:38 pm

looks flawless on u..nice..

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Rati December 5, 2010 at 6:52 pm

Thank you. ๐Ÿ™‚

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ik December 5, 2010 at 4:40 pm

“They are the revlon of high end brands” lol.. you look really pretty!!!!!!!!!!! but i wonder why i like your mi ๐Ÿ˜Ž neralize spf 15 better!:P:D

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Rati December 5, 2010 at 6:53 pm

I also like that one more. h e he he he ๐Ÿ˜›

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VG December 5, 2010 at 4:43 pm

GLOWING!!! :inlove: :inlove: :inlove: :inlove:

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Rati December 5, 2010 at 6:53 pm

:))

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Preetha December 5, 2010 at 5:44 pm

wonderfull..ur skin looks flawless…even without loose powder..so natural..n non-oily..so here the confusion begins..mac or mufe..but mufe is not available in chennai na Rati? :pain:

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Rati December 5, 2010 at 6:55 pm

If you find your shade in MAC, you would never miss MUFE. ๐Ÿ™‚

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Niharika December 5, 2010 at 7:04 pm

U look au naturel! ๐Ÿ™‚ I don’t know much about foundations, but I hav heard that mac isn’t for the Indian skin tone…. Which one gives a more natural look, MAC or MUFE?

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Rati December 5, 2010 at 7:44 pm

I like both the foundations but MUFE one can give you no makeup look. ๐Ÿ™‚

And MAC foundations are so awesome for Indian skintones. It’s just about finding your right shade. ๐Ÿ™‚

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Niharika December 5, 2010 at 10:19 pm

Kool…Thanks :yes:

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Rati December 5, 2010 at 10:22 pm

welcome. ๐Ÿ™‚

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Natasha December 5, 2010 at 7:19 pm

rati, you loos so natural with this on! btw which lipgloss is this?- i luv it ๐Ÿ™‚

also, how the hell am i to uplaod my pic alongside thse comments….i just can’t seem to figure out. i asked a few but nobody tells me anything here :-((

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Preetha December 5, 2010 at 7:25 pm

me too Rati..tell me

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Rati December 5, 2010 at 7:45 pm

Natasha and preetha,

go to gravatar.com and upload your photo there. Just use the same email id you use on IMBB. ๐Ÿ™‚

Natatasha , just a clear gloss. ๐Ÿ™‚

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Natasha December 5, 2010 at 8:25 pm

kaunsi waali clear gloss rati. duniya mei kitni saari clear gloss hoti hain ๐Ÿ˜›

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Rati December 5, 2010 at 8:53 pm

Estee Lauder very hollywood lip gloss. ๐Ÿ™‚ http://makeupandbeauty.com/favourite-lip-glosses/

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Preetha December 5, 2010 at 8:29 pm

ya done Rati.. ๐Ÿ™‚

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Rati December 5, 2010 at 8:53 pm

Cute photo preetha. ๐Ÿ™‚

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Natasha December 5, 2010 at 8:58 pm

okies. thanks rati ๐Ÿ™‚

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Radhika December 5, 2010 at 8:59 pm

Would you pls stop wearing lipglosses…use some dumb dodo lipstick…dark brown or something… :pain: :pain: :pain: :pain: Me going :hypnotized: :hypnotized: :hypnotized: :alien: :alien: :alien: :hypnotized: :hypnotized: :hypnotized: :hypnotized: :alien: :alien: :alien: :alien: :alien: :alien: looking at the pic. I liked the bottle … I guess its all your crazy talk getting to my head…I want these kinds instead of pans and tubs which I will need ice cream spoons for ๐Ÿ˜€ ๐Ÿ˜ฎ ๐Ÿ˜ฎ

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Rati December 5, 2010 at 10:16 pm

Why would I stop wearing lip glosses. it’s only recently i have started wearing them :smug: :smug: :smug: :smug: :smug: :smug:

grrrr…I checked the dior foundation. they have two kinds for dry skin. me doing to buy that next if I find the shade. ๐Ÿ˜€ ๐Ÿ˜€ ๐Ÿ˜€ ๐Ÿ˜€

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Radhika December 5, 2010 at 11:09 pm

Huhhhhhhhhhh….enoughhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh :pain: :pain: :pain: :pain: :pain: I send you MF ka foundation which I no longer like in comparison to some others I have recently purchased…you use that…I use my fingers directly to take it na..so its pretty dirty also :evilgrin: :evilgrin: :evilgrin: :evilgrin:

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Rati December 5, 2010 at 11:26 pm

:sick: :sick: :sick: :sick: :sick: :sick: :sick: :sick: you only use it and keep dipping your fingers in it…grrrrrrrrr :poop:

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Rati December 5, 2010 at 11:32 pm

and “compared to other foundations I recently purchased” Prrreeeennn queen title of the day goes to you. :devil: :devil: :devil: :devil: :devil: :devil: :devil: :devil: :devil:

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rids December 5, 2010 at 10:18 pm

boy OH BOY !!! talk ABOUT EXPENSIVE MAKEUP MANN…… need serious MOOLAH to get this … hahahahahaha!! …
m toh BHUKI KANGAAL PhD student that too studying without STIPEND MONEY HAHAHAHAHAHA …….

cant afford to get this one … m only source of pocket money is this blog ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚
thnk u rati ji . . . :blush: :blush: :blush:

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Rati December 5, 2010 at 10:24 pm

aawwww!!! :-* :-* :-* :-* :-*

you’ll soon become Dr Rids and then you’d be buying all the stuff and make us :alien: :alien: :alien:

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rids December 6, 2010 at 3:04 pm

:blush: :blush: :blush: thnks rati ๐Ÿ™‚

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Mrunmayee December 5, 2010 at 11:21 pm

Was waiting for this review from you… ๐Ÿ˜€ ๐Ÿ˜€ The hype around this is unbelievable.. I mean women are just throwing themselves off the roof to get this na… ๐Ÿ˜•

Hey, I am sooo satisfied with Age renew only.. :blush: :blush:

You know trying out these high end brand just make you hungry for more.. It’s addictive… ๐Ÿ˜› ๐Ÿ˜›

Change this blog’s name, Rati… It should be MA.. Makeupaholic anonymous!!!! :laugh: :laugh:

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Rati December 5, 2010 at 11:31 pm

Huh??? really? I mean it’s a good foundation but i can easily resist myself from repurchasing it.

yeah once you use high end foundations, you dont want to go back to the drugstore ones. but then except maxfactor I did not find my shade in any other foundation as well.

Makeupaholic anonymous is a good name. ๐Ÿ˜› ๐Ÿ˜› ๐Ÿ˜› ๐Ÿ˜›

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Mrunmayee December 5, 2010 at 11:36 pm

Yeah tht’s whtg i thought after I googled it and referred you tube…

MF has very few shades but even i managed to get my perfect one.. We are just lucky, maybe…

But the textres and varieties are amazing with MF.. Maybe I’ll get my first MAC foundation next week… MAC Concealer toh I’m getting for sure..

MA rocks!!!

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Rati December 6, 2010 at 11:12 am

awesome!! I cant wait to meet you. :-* :-* :-* :-* :-*

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Tatjana December 6, 2010 at 12:58 am

I knew you would like it :-* :-* :-*

Sending email soon

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Rati December 6, 2010 at 11:13 am

HI Tajana,

Long time. So good to see you. I’ll wait for your mail . :-* :-* :-*

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calicoaster December 6, 2010 at 8:57 am

Your face is looking soo smooth and :-* :-* able!! ๐Ÿ˜› ๐Ÿ˜› he he he…..This foundation + Winters = Kissable skin!!! ๐Ÿ˜€ ๐Ÿ˜€ ๐Ÿ˜€ ๐Ÿ˜€

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Rati December 6, 2010 at 11:14 am

Thankoo :giggle: :giggle: :giggle: :giggle: :giggle: :giggle: :giggle: The best thing about this is that it looks like your second skin. :))

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shanaiia December 6, 2010 at 11:10 am

I love :heart: this foundation…been using it from july 2010…picked it up from Sephora when i’d gone to the Usa…. i use shade 127(dark sand)..it gives good coverage and looks natural at the same time…and i will definetely buy it again unless i find sumthing better ๐Ÿ˜›

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Rati December 6, 2010 at 11:15 am

The only reason i would not repurchase is that I like to try out new things. Otherwise the foundation is really nice. :))

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sireesha December 6, 2010 at 1:00 pm

woooooooooow… your skin is gorgeous and flawless in that pic :inlove: ! but i am not gonna be able to afford this foundation no where in the near future! ๐Ÿ˜› ๐Ÿ˜€

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Rati December 6, 2010 at 1:02 pm

Thank you, Sireesha. ๐Ÿ™‚

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Kavita January 10, 2011 at 10:20 am

Rati I love ur skin. I have a ques for you ….Can you please tell me what are nice products for indian complexion ? and which foundation gives a nice and healthy glow and the concealer, face powder, translucent powder……??????

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Sonal June 20, 2011 at 2:21 pm

Hi Rati,
Can you suggest a foundation which is good for acne prone skin and does not leave a white cast in flash photography?

regards

Sonal

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harini October 22, 2011 at 7:42 pm

What shade are you in mac studio fix powder/fluid?

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Harini October 23, 2011 at 7:32 pm

I got 123 too…and am not sure if its the right colour I’m a MAC Nc 35/37

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shruti wahi January 9, 2012 at 3:00 pm

HI Rati …
wanted to know from where u bought this foundation ???

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jomol January 9, 2012 at 3:07 pm

Shruti….if you want to buy this foundation, its available in Mumbai O:) O:) O:) O:) O:)

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shruti wahi January 9, 2012 at 5:44 pm

thnxs Jomol :thanks: :thanks: ….but i am from Bangalore :woot: :woot: …..Any store in Delhi ?? :waiting: :waiting:

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jomol January 9, 2012 at 5:52 pm

Shruthi…I think right now, the only store in India is at Mumbai ๐Ÿ™‚

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shruti wahi January 9, 2012 at 6:10 pm

thnxs jomol for ur prompt response :thanks: :thanks: :thanks:

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jomol January 9, 2012 at 6:12 pm

your welcome Shruthi :rose: :rose: :rose:

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Nupur Bhatia August 21, 2012 at 9:33 pm

hey Rati.. where can i find mufe in Delh? plzz help ๐Ÿ™‚

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Nupur Bhatia August 21, 2012 at 9:34 pm

Delhi*

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KriA October 15, 2012 at 4:15 pm

Always, wanted to buy this!
Searched a lot on MUFE.
Anybody, where can I find this store : online/offline (Delhi)??

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shreya May 16, 2014 at 12:07 am

I am confused whether to buy MUFE HD foundation or MAC. I have been using MAC’s studio fix foundation for almost 4 years. It stays for long but oxidizes so quick when its hot. What’s your take? MUFE or MAC? ๐Ÿ™‚

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Sucheta January 23, 2015 at 4:33 pm

Dear Rati, I have been reading many of your reviews. I too use the Lotus Herbal Eco-Stay Hazelnut Star shade, which you use as mentioned in your different post. I don’t find much Cosmetic Outlets here in Goa, so can I go ahead and buy this 123 desert shade online, since this too you are using, and your and mine shade matches in Lotus.

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