Don’t sweat it! The mercury may be rising, but your makeup doesn’t have to melt down. While we’re all for a lighter hand- especially during the summer months, but sometimes we still need a foundation that will stand up to the humidity.
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Whether you’re attending a formal affair in the sweltering heat, or just don’t feel comfortable skipping a base altogether, we’ve picked 11 pretty amazing foundations that will help you face the summer months (or whenever you get extra sweaty).
And while everyone’s skin handles things differently, we think these are worth a shot. Check out our picks below, from light and airbrushed to 15 hour full coverage and just about everything in between.
Too Faced Born This Way Matte 24 Hour Foundation – Shop It Here
A cult favorite on YouTube and TikTok, this medium to full buildable foundation is infused with coconut water, alpine rose and hyaluronic acid.
Clinique Even Better Makeup – Shop It Here
Improves discoloration, while being resistant to humidity, sweat and water.
Revlon ColorStay Liquid Foundation – Shop It Here
$11.44 (28% Off!)
A budget friendly drugstore pick, this long wear foundation is available for both, combination/oily and normal/dry – and comes with tons of high praise and positive reviews.
Tarte Amazonian Clay Full Coverage Airbrush Foundation – Shop It Here
A talc-free, moisture rich powder that provides great coverage and a natural finish. There are actually a bunch of really amazing options to choose from at Tarte as well.
Lancome Teint Idole Ultra Liquid 24H Longwear SPF 15 Foundation – Shop It Here
Oil free, ultra long wearing and available in tons of shades to help match your natural color and complexion.
MAC Pro Longwear Nourishing Waterproof Foundation – Shop It Here
Oil free and waterproof, this can be used as concealer and foundation. A total action-packed combo!
black|Up Matifying Fluid Foundation – Shop It Here
Oil free, up to 8 hour wear in shades made for darker skin tones.
Dior Backstage Face & Body Foundation – Shop It Here
One of our top picks from one of our favorite designers, Dior, this face and body foundation is available in 40 waterproof and sweat-proof shades. You can’t go wrong. The price isn’t too bad right now either.
Rimmel Lasting Finish Liquid Foundation – Shop It Here
Stands up to the heat and humidity at a drug store price point and available at Amazon – with free shipping if you have Prime.
Smashbox Studio Skin 15 Hour Wear Foundation – Shop It Here
Oil free, with coverage that lasts up to 24 hours. This one is available at Nordstrom, where you can get free shipping and even free returns.
Estee Lauder Double Wear Stay-in-Place Liquid Makeup – Shop It Here
Medium to full matte coverage that lasts up to 24 hours. There are actually currently more than 50 different shades you can choose from, which makes matching your tone a breeze!