A great foundation sets the bar for an entire makeup look and puts your best face forward. With so many new formulas launching into the market and promising the world, these beauty bases have been tried and tested to go straight into the shopping cart.
BEST SERUM FOUNDATION
Clinique Even Better Clinical Serum Foundation SPF 20, RRP $66
This oil-free, medium-to-full coverage fluid has been formulated with hyaluronic acid, salicylic acid, vitamin C and UP302 to help improve skin quality over time. It also works as a physical sunscreen offering SPF20 protection. You’ll get up to 24-hours of wear, with its sweat and humidity-resistant, waterproof formula. Dermatologist and ophthalmologist tested for all skin types, every glass bottle of this baby can also be recycled.
BEST NATURAL FINISH FOUNDATION
Charlotte Tilbury Beautiful Skin Foundation, RRP $65
A medium coverage, light-as-air foundation infused with hydrating Hyaluronic Acid and brightening Rose Complex for optimal radiance, hydration and plumpness. This seamless fusion of skincare and makeup ensures skin looks more beautiful instantly and over time, this dream cream leaves a healthy-looking glow and a brighter, smoother-looking complexion.
BEST EVENING FOUNDATION
Fenty Beauty Pro Filt’r Soft Matte Longwear Foundation, RRP $59
This soft-matte finish, longwear foundation boasts climate-adaptive technology to fight heat, sweat and shine for flawless skin all day and night long. Leaving an air-brushed complexion perfect for photos, it’s available in a range of 50 inclusive shades for every single skin colour. A buildable fluid texture gives skin an instantly smooth, pore-diffused, shine-free finish that will last.
BEST ON-ON-THE GO FOUNDATION
Milk Makeup Flex Foundation Stick, RRP $59
A medium-coverage, natural-finish foundation that covers, calms and flexes without creasing or caking. Seamlessly becoming one with your skin thanks to elastic marshmallow root extract (the ingredient that gives the candy its squishy abilities), It also moisturises with blue lotus and helps calm skin with chamomile. The stick format glides on for quick, mess-free application, perfect for popping in your bag for touch ups.
BEST TINTED MOISTURISER
Rare Beauty Positive Light Tinted Moisturiser, RRP $52
A flexible tinted moisturiser that glides on easily to instantly blur skin with glowy, light to medium coverage that stays put. Super comfortable and breathable, this light tint blends like moisturiser into a smooth, hydrated, naturally radiant finish. Instantly blurring, it evens out skin tone while reducing the look of pores and fine lines and its super weightless formula actually moves with your skin instead of settling into it. It feels like your skin, but better.
BEST LONG-WEAR FOUNDATION
Espressoh Ohmyglow Foundation, RRP $51
This ultra-thin, blendable and elastic formula evens out your skin tone for a natural glowy finish. Enriched with caffeine, vitamin C, water sea and algin, it moisturises the skin while nourishing and hydrating. An all-day foundation with medium-build coverage and a naked skin feeling, this fluid suits every skin time and will last the distance from work through to drinks.
BEST DAY TIME FOUNDATION
Beautyblender Bounce Foundation, RRP $47
This is a full-coverage oil-free liquid foundation that creates a natural matte finish which wears for up to 24 hours. Developed with Beautyblender’s signature HyperWhip process, its flexible formula glides over the skin and helps improve both tone and texture. Infused with hyaluronic acid and white birch extract so your skin never looks dull, the soft matte finish has a multidimensional effect for naturally gorgeous skin all day long.
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