5 Best Foundation Makeup of 2018

A good foundation can be really hard to find. You need to take into consideration your own skin type, choose the most suitable kind of texture (powder or liquid) and find one that has the longer durability to last through the day. If you’re unsure of where to even start, we take you through the 5 best foundation makeup that you should try in 2018.

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Feature

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Basically A tone-Correcting Product

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    Has a healing ability that improves skin appearance
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    Protects the skin from sun damage with SPF 20
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    Free of oil, silicone, parabens or fragrance

4.5 / 5

Leaves A Great matte Finish

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    Really good, medium to heavy coverage
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    Great for oily skin-controls oil production and shine
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    Doesn’t cake

4.5 / 5

Shiny Healthy Looking Finish

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    Protects the skin from sun damage with SPF 15
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    Lasts up to 8 hours
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    Doesn’t clog pores

4.5 / 5

Great Matte Finish

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    Great with blurring pores
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    Perfect for those with oily / combination skin type
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    Blends really easil

4.0 / 5

Great For Everyday Wear

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    Does a great job at blurring pores
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    Blends very easily
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    Gives a natural looking finish

4.0 / 5

Product

Basically A tone-Correcting Product

  • check
    Has a healing ability that improves skin appearance
  • check
    Protects the skin from sun damage with SPF 20
  • check
    Free of oil, silicone, parabens or fragrance

Leaves A Great matte Finish

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    Really good, medium to heavy coverage
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    Great for oily skin-controls oil production and shine
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    Doesn’t cake

Shiny Healthy Looking Finish

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    Protects the skin from sun damage with SPF 15
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    Lasts up to 8 hours
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    Doesn’t clog pores

Great Matte Finish

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    Great with blurring pores
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    Perfect for those with oily / combination skin type
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    Blends really easil

Great For Everyday Wear

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    Does a great job at blurring pores
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    Blends very easily
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    Gives a natural looking finish

1. bareMinerals bareSkin Pure Brightening Serum Foundation SPF 20

This is an ultrathin liquid foundation that provides adjustable coverage with a natural looking finish. It’s basically a tone-correcting mineral foundation and a brightening serum in one that provides a natural looking healthy finish and a brighter appearance at the same time. The formula comes with lilac plant stem cells help known for their healing abilities that improve the appearance of skin and help defend against environmental stressors. Protects the skin from sun damage with SPF 20 and comes in 20 different shades.

Pros:
  • Has a healing ability that improves skin appearance
  • Protects the skin from sun damage with SPF 20
  • Free of oil, silicone, parabens or fragrance

Cons:
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2. Revlon ColorStay Liquid Makeup for Combination /Oily Skin

A legend among those looking for a full coverage foundation. The Revlon ColorStay liquid foundation is easily buildable to medium-full coverage without caking. It’s designed for those with oily skin and offers a matte finish and an oil-control formula. Available in 22 different shades, it does a great job for skin prone to midday skine. It’s a smooth, lightweight lotion that offers an SPF protection, long stay and mess-free application.

Pros:
  • Comes with a great pump dispenser that is easy to use
  • Really good, medium to heavy coverage
  • Great for those with blemishes and acne scars
  • Leaves a great matte finish
  • Stays put for really long time
  • Great for oily skin – controls oil production and shine
  • Doesn’t cake
  • Great shade range, especially for those with dark skin tones
  • Great choice for parties and nights out

Cons:
  • Strong smell that needs getting used to
  • Not good for those with normal/dry skin
  • Does not feel really lightweight on the face

3. bareMinerals ORIGINAL Foundation SPF 15


This award winning foundation comes in the form of a loose-powder that is talc-free and has a soft, almost creamy texture. Great choice for those with normal or dry skin, this foundation leaves an amazing shiny finish. The coverage is buildable and natural-looking. It comes in 30 different shades, so finding one that matches your tone will be really easy. Lasts up to 8 hours, feels weightless and protects the skin from sun damage with its SPF 15. It’s free of preservatives, fragrance, oil, talc and dyes.

Pros:
  • Protects the skin from sun damage with SPF 15
  • Great choice for those with normal to dry skin
  • Doesn’t clog pores
  • Great for everyday wear
  • Buildable light-medium coverage
  • Lasts up to 8 hours
  • Weightless feeling
  • Shiny healthy looking finish
  • 30 different shades to choose from
  • Has great staying power
  • Has no smell

Cons:
  • Doesn’t provide heavy coverage
  • Not great for covering blemishes

4. L’Oreal Paris Infallible Pro-Matte Foundation Makeup

This is definitely one of the best L’Oreal Paris foundations, especially if you’re looking for a natural looking matte finish. It’s a really light formula that doesn’t feel heavy on the skin, available in 7 shades. It’s lightweight, lasts really long, delivers full matte coverage and is a perfect choice for those with oily or combination skin looking to blur pores and/or cover blemishes. It contains Amphiphilic Star-shaped polymers to protect skin from oil and sweat. It also contains Perlite mineral technology to absorb excess oil and water.

Pros:
  • Great matte finish
  • Perfect for those with oily / combination skin type
  • Great with blurring pores
  • Blends really easily
  • Holds up throughout the whole day
  • Available in 7 shades
  • Works well with covering blemishes
  • Amphiphilic star-shaped polymers protect the skin from oil and sweat

Cons:
  • Dries down really fast so you need to also be fast with blending it
  • Not suitable for those with dry skin
  • Won’t cover scars or marks very well

5. Maybelline New York Fit Me Matte Plus Poreless Foundation Makeup

Fit Me Matte + Poreless Foundation by Maybelline New York mattifies and refines pores and leaves a natural, seamless finish. It’s the perfect fit for those with normal to oily skin, since its formula with micro-powders controls shine and blurs pores leaving a natural, seamless finish. The Fit Me foundation comes in two versions, this one (Matte + Poreless) is targeted at those looking to cover visible pores and control shine, while the other one – Fit Me Dewy + Smooth Foundation is labeled as the best dewy foundation and perfect for those with dry skin and rough patches.

Pros:
  • Offers a balanced matte velvety finish
  • Ideal choice for normal to oily/combination skin
  • Gives a natural looking finish
  • Great for covering blemishes and discolourations
  • Dries really fast
  • Provides a light to medium coverage
  • Does a great job at blurring pores
  • Blends very easily
  • Doesn’t look cakey
  • Great for everyday wear

Cons:
  • Not a good choice for those looking for a full, heavy coverage
  • Not suitable for covering scars or marks
  • Not suitable for those with dry skin

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