As much as we love a good #nomakeup day, our skin doesn’t always allow for it. Finding the perfect foundation can seem an impossible task but it’s very important to find the best formula for your skin because the correct foundation acts as a canvas for the rest of your makeup, concealing imperfections, unifying skin tone and creating a flawless finish. This is where we come in! We’ve rounded up the best 5 foundations for you guys that the members of our community feel perform best – so all you need to do is scroll and shop!
It comes in around 30 shades; the formula claims to last for a full 24 hours. This foundation combines a matte finish and medium-to-full buildable coverage with broad spectrum UVA/UVB SPF 15/PA++ protection. Applies, builds and blends easily and evenly while controlling shine. Comfortable and extremely long-wearing, it helps minimize the appearance of pores and imperfections, giving skin a smoother, more flawless look and finish. With a rating of 4.4, this beauty has been rated the highest amongst the other mentioned foundations by around 25 people.
This all-in-one foundation is an absolute steal for Rs 550. For its budget price, the water-based Maybelline foundation gives you just enough coverage to wear daily and even has SPF in it to protect your skin from the sun’s harsh rays. If you have acne prone skin, this light-weight foundation is the perfect option because it doesn’t have as many ingredients (no oils, no wax, nothing nasty) that can clog up your pores. With over 50+ reviews on our website, this one seems to be a quite hit amongst the users since the formula rivals even the most expensive bases.
If your skin is prone to that 3 pm shine, opt for a matte foundation and avoid dewy formulas. L’Oreal Paris’ Infallible 24 Hour Matte is a perfect cream-to-powder liquid that works a treat for oily skin. It dries down to a flawlessly matte finish (without looking heavy or cakey). Plus it’s long-wearing, so won’t go patchy or disappear throughout the day. People on our website seem to be loving it and we’re sure you oily-skined beauties will too!
This luxe foundation managed to get a rating of 4.3 by some of our members. It comes in 15 shades has 24-hour staying power and a lightweight comfortable feel. Looks flawless and natural through heat and humidity. It won’t clog pores, change color, smudge or come off on clothes. It is oil-free, oil-controlling, dermatologist tested, & fragrance-free! What more can one ask for?
A personal favorite, this satiny foundation has a limited shade range but it fuses with your skin like magic which makes your makeup practically undetectable. The best way to blend this foundation is with a damp sponge. Use a patting motion and you’ll quickly see how wonderful this product really is. And since it has added SPF, your skin will be protected from harmful UV rays. The result? A perfectly smooth velvety matte face.
Choose your ‘second skin’ well!
Author: Muskan Sachdeva, Team Glamrada