Whether you are about to venture off on your holidays, or opting for a stay-cation, one thing is certain – and for once we can say it’s the sunshine. Thank God the sun is here to stay, but this means if we want to wear foundation without looking like a hardcore Marilyn Manson fan, we will need a good one that can hold it’s ground.
We did the hard work for you and have found some awesome sweat-proof foundations that won’t drip down your cheeks within ten minutes of being in the heat. Here are FRUK’s favourites:
1.Smashbox Studio Skin, Boots, £29
This amazing foundation by Smashbox is the perfect choice when faced with blistering heat. Studio Skin foundation will provide medium to full coverage for up to 15 hours. It is oil free, and contains a fully hydrating formula that also diffuses light to blur out imperfections – and its sweat-proof and exercise-resistant.
2.Clinique Stay Matte Oil-Free Foundation, John Lewis, £20.70
Clinique’s Stay Matte Oil Free Foundation offers moderate coverage with a flawlessly matte finish. This is a beautifully lightweight gel cream product that feels invisible on the skin. Furthermore this foundation is also ideal for very dry skin.
3.Bobbi Brown Foundation Stick,Bobbi Brown, £29.50
This award-winning foundation stick combines oil-controlling minerals that stand up to humidity and sweat. Additionally, Bobbi Brown’s foundation stick is available in 24 shades that will hide any visible hyperpigmentation. Yay, Bobbi Brown!
4.M.A.C. Pro Longwear Nourishing Waterproof Foundation, Sephora, £26
M.A.C’s Pro Longwear Nourishing Waterproof Foundation superbly blends, providing an immediate medium coverage that can be built up to a full coverage in a satin finish. This foundation does stand the test of time, offering you a good matte coverage for the entire day. Furthermore, M.A.C’s foundation works exceptionally well in humid conditions and combines a sweat-resistant formula that won’t let you down.