We all want naturally beautiful and flawless skin. However, unless you’re a Photoshopped supermodel on a magazine, it’s near impossible to achieve that. Luckily, we can cheat our way to a perfect, flawless complexion with the help of makeup! Here’s our pick for the best foundation to help cater to different skin type and needs.
Best for mature skin and wrinkles
Price from RM391.00
Infused with gold pigments, it illuminates the skin for a glowy and youthful look. The Guerlain Parure Gold contains collagen and elastin-boosting active ingredients to nourish and repair your skin’s texture and complexion. Your skin will regain its radiance and youthful touch day after day from using this foundation.
Blemishes? Textured and bumpy skin? Worry no more. Clinique’s Anti-Blemish Solutions Liquid Makeup is an oil-free and lightweight foundation that covers while actively clearing blemishes. The medicated and soothing ingredients fight blemishes while it soothes and calms redness. It’s also effective in controlling oil and preventing future breakouts!
Nobody likes cakey foundation that clings onto dry patches. The Studio Face and Body Foundation is a hydrating foundation with skin conditioning ingredients that gives you a velvety and satin finish. Just like the name suggests, it’s a multitasking product as it’s suitable for both face and body. Apply it to areas with redness or unevenness and watch your skin transform!
The Kat Von D Beauty Lock-It-Powder Foundation is the powder counterpart of the famous Lock-It liquid foundation. Similarly, it’s smudge- and waterproof with buildable coverage. The finely milled powder is silky smooth, which gives a seamlessly blended and non-cakey look!
Best for large pores
Price from RM90.00
Get red carpet ready with the NYX Professional Makeup High Definition Foundation! Formulated with peptides and light-diffusing technology, this foundation blurs and reduces the appearance of pores and other imperfections. Results? A flawless, photogenic and picture-perfect look ready for the spotlight!
Lightweight and breathable. Those are the words to describe this foundation. The ZA Perfect Fit Liquid Foundation is a water-based and affordable foundation perfect for everyday wear. It evens out the skin tone and gives a natural and fresh finish. It’s also oil-free, making it suitable for oily skin.
You can’t go wrong with this Infallible Liquid Foundation. With the sweat-proof, humid-proof and long-wearing formula, this high coverage foundation can last up to 24 hours! It is also formulated with hyaluron complex that provides hydration and comfort for long hours of wear. No more touch-ups and cakey finishes!
Best for humid weather and light coverage
Price from RM175.00
A foundation that’s smudge-proof, heat and humid resistant? Sounds like the Estee Lauder Double Wear Light Stay-In-Place! It promises 15 hours all-day wear with a lightweight and breathable finish, without the worry of it melting off or breaking apart. A foundation that literally stays in place? Sign me up for that!
Best foundation stick for full coverage
Price from RM208.00
A high coverage foundation stick that is waterproof, long-lasting and lightweight? Yes, please! This cult-favourite foundation stick by Hourglass is a foundation and concealer all-in-one but it feels weightless on the skin. The unique formula adjusts to your body’s temperature to give you the perfect shade match and coverage.
Tarte’s Clay Stick Foundation is a long-wearing stick foundation with a buildable coverage that glides on like a dream and blends out to a matte finish. This vegan stick foundation is hypoallergenic, free of parabens, sulfates, artificial fragrances and other harsh chemicals. It’s also infused with antioxidants such as vitamin C, E and Amazonian clay to nourish and protect the skin!
Dry cheeks but oily T-zone? Clinique Superbalanced Makeup is here to ease your foundation application! The foundation’s smart oil-free formula adjusts to your skin’s condition and hydrates the areas that are dry while controlling the oil production at the oilier parts of the face. It’s long-wearing, non-comedogenic, streak- and sweat-proof. No more fussing with different primers and foundations for a perfect match!
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