Are there any skin conditions that Veil should not be applied to?
Yes, Veil should never be applied to open wounds or broken skin.
Are Veil products tested on animals?
None of our products are tested on animals. All Veil products are hand made from natural low-allergenic ingredients according to the original formula developed over 60yrs ago.
Can Veil be used on very sensitive skin?
Yes, but it is always advisable to test on a small patch first.
Can you wear Veil on the beach or whilst swimming?
Yes, Veil can be used whilst on the beach or in the water.
Do you need expert advice or training to use Veil?
Advice from experts is not essential, although it may be beneficial.
Do you need Finishing Powder?
Yes! This is important.
Applying Veil is a simple two-step process. Once you have covered the required blemish with Veil Cover Cream in your chosen colour fixit by applying our specially formulated, pharmaceutical grade Finishing Powder. Once you have fixed your cover with the finishing powder you will have a waterproof, smudge-proof and durable finish that will last 24hrs.
More information on the Finishing Powder can be read here.
How are Veil products applied?
Veil can be applied with fingers, sponges or brushes depending on the area that needs to be covered. A dabbing motion with your finger tip is often best. Use a very small amount of Cream. Veil has up to 50% more pigment than regular make-up.
How easy is it to match my skin colour?
Our cover cream comes in 40 shades, therefore it should be possible to match any skin colour. To get the perfect match, buy our Colour Matching Kit prior to purchasing your jar ofÂ Veil Cover Cream and Finishing Powder to check you get the right colour for you. The link below shows the forty colours which can be used to match skin tones from very pale to very dark.
How long does shipping take?
We ship from our manufacturing site in the United Kingdom. Shipping to Australia typically takes 7-10 days including handling and processing. We also offer an express post option for within Australia only for an extra charge for those time when you need something in a hurry.
Shipping to SE Asia usually takes longer due to customs regulations in each country. Please allow up to 4 weeks.
Is Veil waterproof?
Veil is waterproof and is made virtually smudgeproof by the application of the Finishing Powder.
What are the benefits of using Veil products?
- Natural looking
- Easy to apply
- Opaque to give covering power
- Waterproof and so will not come off in the rain or when swimming
- Fragrance-free for allergy free use
- Contains sunblock to protect delicate and sensitive skin
- Lasts all day
- Smudge resistant
- Easy to blend
- Wide range of natural skin shades
- Contains titanium dioxide for protection
- Very economical to use
What are the ingredients in Veil Cover Cream
Veil Cover Cream has used the same formula for 60 years, is still hand made and contains SPF15. The ingredients in Veil Cover Cream are:
Styrax Benzion Gum
+/- Pigments: CI 77007, 77288, 77491, 77492, 77499, 77718, 77947
Veil is not tested on animals.
What does Veil cover?
- Rosacea (redness)
- Vitiligo (white patches)
- Scar discolouration
- Burn Scars
- Acne Scars
- Age spots
- Broken capillaries
- Varicose veins
- Systemic Lupus
- Acne marks
- Dark circles
- Bruises and Post-operative bruising
- Dark circles under the eyes
- Temporary discolouration
- Permanent pigmentation problems
- Port-wine stains
- And more…
What is a cover cream?
This is the term given to cosmetic preparations which have been created specifically to temporarily cover various forms of skin disorders. Cover Creams can also be called Camouflage Creams.
What is the difference between cover/camouflage cream and ordinary make-up concealer?
The main difference is the content of the pigment. Cover/camouflage cream contains much more pigment than the other make-up brands, and therefore you need less of it and it looks less obvious.
Where can I buy Veil products?
The complete range of products are available to purchase online via our website. View instructional videos on our home page and purchasse products via our products page. Just follow the prompts through the online store.
Why choose Veil products?
Ordinary cosmetics cannot cover a blemish however thickly you apply it.
Our unique manufacturing process ensures unmatched spreadability for easy, smooth, non-chalky application. The translucent, pharmaceutical gradeÂ Finishing Powder sets your cover cream all day – even allowing you the freedom to swim. Only a thin coating is needed for superb coverage with a soft matte finish because Veil Cover Cream contains up to 50% more pigment than normal make-up. Our cover cream is now available in 40 shades and allows you to choose the colour that matches your natural skin tone.