Searching for the perfect foundation that will be worth every money has quite a struggle for all the girls out there. Be it the lasting power, coverage, or finish not all foundations live up to the claims. Getting your hands on the perfect foundation that does not smudge and remains seamless all day sounds like a myth right?
Therefore we have prepared a perfect and easy guide that will help you be a little less confused about which foundation you should go for if you’re looking for something that will last you a long time and also 130 a pocket. But don’t worry to protect your skin from runny foundations this summer and provide a fresh look from 9 to 5, we have for you the top 5 waterproof foundations that you can get your hands on. Therefore without any further adieu, let’s get going shall we?
1)Maybelline New York Superstay Full Coverage Foundation
One of the insanely popular foundations in the market is the Maybelline New York Superstay Full Coverage Foundation. Quite true to its name the Maybelline super stay range has been a success ever since it was launched in the market. Started with the lipsticks the super stay collection was set to last for more than 20 hours a day. And it is quite the same in case of this foundation. It lasts literally for more than 20 hours and keeps your face looking fresh and matte. This latest addition to the maybelline family is infact a blessing for people with oily skin. With a super hydrating yet a matte finish, this full coverage foundation stays intact for 24 hours. Available in 28 shades, this drugstore foundation is leading it’s way up in the favourites chart of ladies around the world. The shades are a very good match for the Indian skin tones and also the various undertones. The price of this foundation is a little bit more than the Maybelline fit me oldest foundation but the coverage this one provides is immaculate and lasts throughout the day. It is worth every rupee if you want to invest in this foundation.
2) NYX Stay Matte but Not Flat Foundation
The NYX Stay Matte but Not Flat Foundation is one of the very popular members of the NYX family. Be it the coverage of this foundation on the staying power, this Matt formula is a mass favorite. It quiet lives up to its name and keeps your face looking matte, fresh and lively throughout the day. It does not cling on to the dry patches of your skin and gives it a flawless finish. Although it is very mad it does not make your face dry and feels uncomfortable. People with oily, normal, and even dry skin can use it very easily with a proper primer. You can even set it with powder or a setting spray to increase the staying power. The formula of this foundation is so beautiful that you do not even need to do touchups throughout the day. It has a medium coverage but is buildable. With 19 shades in the range, this age-old NYX foundation is still a mass favorite. This beautiful medium to full coverage formula with a smooth satin finish that doesn’t budge all day is a must-try for ladies looking for a lightweight yet powerful foundation to last all day. It seamlessly blends on to the skin and is wonderfully buildable for better coverage as well. Set it with a powder and you are good to go.
3) NYX Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop Foundation
Making its way into the favourites chart is another foundation from NYX. Although a little pricey than it’s partner foundation, the Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop Foundation is a perfect summer foundation.This foundation has been quite the hype since it was launched in the year 2018. The shades of this foundation is quite a maculate and is a perfect match to most of the Indian skin tones. It comes in many shades therefore more people are drawn to it. The quantity of this foundation is quite a lot therefore even though it is a little pricey it makes up for it. It has very comfortable coverage. The waterproof, richly pigmented formula comes in a range of shades to match most skin tones, while the creamy formula glides onto skin like silk to create a smooth and even complexion. It is Suitable for normal, oily, combination and sensitive skin types. A high coverage, lightweight and hydrating foundation with 14 shades will definitely be your best friend this summer. It can be used by people who have sensitive skin also. It looks very seamless on your skin and is very good for the people who have oily skin as it helps to control your oil and does not budge all day.
4)L’Oréal Paris Infallible Pro-Matte 24-Hour Foundation
Apart from being a matte foundation, this L’Oréal Paris foundation is literally a waterproof foundation and stays intact even in water. It is totally touch proof, resists extreme humidity, and erases imperfections without drying out skin. This foundation’s texture is perfect for brush application. It glides over the skin, sets effortlessly and delivers ultimate coverage without a ‘layered’ effect. The Infallible Reno Liquid Foundation contains Hydrating Hyaluron that provides continuous hydration for an all-day luxury sensation and extreme hold pigments for the ultimate coverage and the most perfect professional complexion. It has a velvety matte finish and helps in controlling the oil production of your skin giving you a very seamless look the whole day. This foundation is very lightweight and is one of the best drugstore foundations you can invest in. The only drawback is that it oxidizes a little bit there for you have to be a little careful when you are going to select your shade. It contains sun protection of power 18 but still it does not leave a white cast on your face. With a unique lightweight formula and high coverage this foundation is becoming increasingly popular. Available in various shades this drugstore foundation is something you’d like to put your hands on this season.
5)Rimmel Lasting Finish 25 Hour Foundation
If you’re looking for a foundation that will stay for more than 20 hours without barging and looking dull then you should definitely try the Rimmel Lasting Finish 25 Hour Foundation. Doing exactly what the same suggests, this latest addition in the Rimmel group is definitely a must try for ladies involved in round the clock jobs. With a dewy finish and smooth texture that lasts all day, it is definitely worth a try. It comes in many shades and provides a medium to high coverage. It also contains an SPF therefore it is a very good foundation for every day use. It is very light on your skin and has a matte finish. If you are someone with dry skin then you should apply a good primer before applying this and if you have oily skin then you should set it with a powder or a spray to keep it intact for the whole day. It does not require touch ups but if you have a very oily skin then you can surely carry some bloating paper so that your skin does not look very oily. It is a wonderful product if you are someone who is looking for a high coverage foundation to use on a daily basis and that too under a budget.
We hope that this guide has helped you get a clear picture of what foundation you should invest on if you want it to last through out the day. Just remember to pick up the correct sheet of your foundation so that you can get the best use out of it. And another thing that you can keep in mind is that always set your foundation concealer with some setting spray or lose translucent powder so that it lasts for a longer time and makes your skin look flawless as well.
So, what are you waiting for? Grab your new foundation to get that perfect smudge proof base this summer.