Don’t apply too much foundation or powder on upper lip because this will make the hair in upper lip area more visible. Make it sure using a light foundation and its application should be in the direction of the hair growth.
If your skin is dry and flaky then don’t apply the foundation on it because the product will more accentuate these skin flakes. Usually the dryness causes the development of skin flakes, so remove the dead skin cells by scrubbing and keep your skin hydrated and moisturized. Cleanse your face using a moisturizer before the application of foundation.
If you want to tan, two foundation shades will be needed. Purchase lighter and darker shades of foundation and mix the both thoroughly to get a custom color to fulfill your needs. Apply this blend of two foundations over your face and get desired skin tone.