Makeup that can last through the heat and humidity of summer is crucial. And sometimes the foundation we use during the winter to moisturize our skin, may not balance well with summer weather and can unfortunately leave us with blemishes or excess oil. Mother Nature isn’t always on our side and even those of us with the clearest complexions can face the negative effects of summer weather. So the last thing we need is for our makeup to fail us too, right? We here at Glam Damn It have found a few great foundations that are perfect for summer use and won’t leave your skin feeling heavy or looking cakey. Check them out and choose the best that suits your skin!
This mineral-based foundation is a perfect summer essential as it not only goes on lightly with a natural-looking finish, but it also contains ingredients that have been clinically proven to improve the appearance of skin over time. So if you’re worried about past sun damage, or even getting it this summer, kill 2 birds with 1 stone by using this foundation that will protect your skin from the UV rays while correcting any past damage!
Available at Sephora
This foundation makes for the perfect summer addition to your cosmetic bag. The light-diffusing properties in this foundation will help to eliminate wrinkles, while plumping and shielding your skin from the harmful free radicals of the sun. The SPF and triple protection are added bonuses and the oil-free base will help to keep your skin from feeling greasy.
Available at Sephora
This is no ordinary liquid foundation, ladies! The immaculate oil-free liquid foundation dries to a matte finish leaving your skin with a velvet-smooth surface. Its oil-free base combined with two anti-aging stars, Spanish lavender extract, and Himalayan edelweiss, are the essential ingredients to create the perfect foundation for the brutal summer months. It contains water resistant ingredients along with collagen boosters to keep your skin clear, and flawless all day long!
Available at Barneys
Don’t let the glide stick appearance fool you! This foundation is foolproof for the sunny, humid days during summer. Its multi-tasking formula defends against the harmful UVA/UVB rays while hydrating the skin and resisting perspiration and water, while still hiding any imperfections.
Available at Nordstrom
This 15-hour foundation is a great solution to summer heat as its ingredients blur imperfections, resist sweat and humidity and hydrate while giving you a shine-free look. Made to use for long hours at photo shoots, this is truly a foundation made for the pros and can give you picture perfect results. Choose one of the 12 colors to best match your skin tone best!
Available at Smashbox