Lockdown seems to be causing a lot of complexions to freak out right now, from dry patches to breakouts, our skin isn’t really sure what is going on. One of the best ways to boost your skin confidence and add a bit of glow when you are stuck inside or want to look flawless on your daily walk, is to pop on a healthy-looking foundation to make your complexion look blemish-free and radiant without looking like you’re wearing a thick, cakey face of make-up. Here are a few of our go-to natural looking foundations to wear right now…
MAKETHEMAKE Squalane Melting Foundation SPF30 – shop
MAKETHEMAKE are best known for expertly combining skin care with make-up, and this lightweight, silky powder does not stray from that. It effortlessly melts into the skin to create a perfected base that looks youthful and luminous while feeling practically weightless to wear. Infused with conditioning Squalene, this unique powder minimises the appearance of concerns such as dark spots and redness while multitasking as a foundation, concealer and moisturiser all in one.
Hourglass Vanish Seamless Foundation Stick – shop
If you want full coverage foundation without the heavy, cakey feeling, this is the one for you. This revolutionary product combines the fluidity of a liquid and the high coverage of a concealer with the weightlessness of a powder to create a long-lasting, undetectable base. Due to its full coverage, this formula camouflages blemishes, redness and discolouration while blending into the skin effortlessly, plus the triangular-shape of the product makes application easy as it fits into the contours of the face.
Oxygenetix Oxygenating Foundation – shop
Margot Robbie, Ellie Goulding and Kourtney Kardashian are all big fans of this innovative foundation, which means we are too. Not only does this flawless finish foundation effectively cover any blemishes and imperfections, it also increases the skin’s oxygen uptake to speed up the healing process of post-procedure scars by encouraging collagen production and tissue growth. SPF30 keeps the skin protected against harmful UV rays and this celebrity-favourite product also minimises the risk of any breakouts, yes that’s right, a full coverage foundation that won’t break you out.
SENSAI Cellular Performance Cream Foundation – shop
SENSAI have created a luxurious cream foundation which tackles the signs of ageing whilst leaving your skin looking radiant. This silk-like cream is infused with SENSAI’s signature ingredient Koishimaru Silk alongside other key ingredients which target fine lines and sun damage with every application. This foundation melts into the skin to provide long-lasting coverage while forming a close-fitting membrane over the surface to help lock in moisture and firm lacklustre areas so your complexion will be left looking more youthful and perfected.
By Terry Hyaluronic Hydra-Foundation – shop
Struggling to find the perfect foundation that won’t cling to dry patches? Say hello to this new addition from By Terry. Its weightless, luminous formula floods the skin with moisture, infusing it with Hyaluronic Acid, while providing buildable, seamless coverage that lasts all day. Specialist ‘Skin-Fit’ technology controls shine and ensures that this flawless foundation stays put all day while SPF30 protects against daily UV rays.