Achieve radiant-, matte- or dewy-looking skin easily with these primers and foundations that best suit your skin type.
#1 Best Foundation – Hydrating: NARS Aqua Glow Cushion Foundation, $68
Hydrate your skin, blur imperfections and protect skin against environmental aggressors with this buildable, water-enriched foundation.
#2 Best Foundation – Mattifying: NYX Professional Makeup Total Control Drop Foundation, $26 (13 ml).
Get your ideal coverage by easily building up this matte foundation, which leaves skin looking shine-free.
#3 Best Foundation – Medium to Full Coverage (Save): Vichy Dermablend 3D Correction Foundation, $39.90
This foundation controls oil production while reducing the visibility of 3D acne, keeping skin matte and clear.
#4 Best Foundation – Medium to Full Coverage (Splurge): Yves Saint Laurent Beaute Encre De Peau All Hours Foundation, $98
As its name suggests, this high coverage foundation creates a flawless complexion that lasts all day.
#5 Best Foundation – Radiance: Kanebo Luster Cream Foundation, $184 (30 ml).
For a luminous, healthy glow, try this creamy foundation lends a natural glow without heaviness.
#6 Best Foundation – Radiance (Reader’s Choice): Shiseido Synchro Skin Glow Luminizing Fluid Foundation SPF 20, $74 (30ml)
Adaptive polymers in this foundation helps it adjust better to skin tone, while correcting it over continued use.
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#7 Best Foundation – Sheer/Natural Coverage: Cle de Peau Radiant Stick Foundation, $130.
This lightweight luxurious foundation melts into your skin and evens out your skin tone, creating a soft, dewy finish.
#8 Best Makeup Primer: IT Cosmetics Bye Bye Pores Primer, $62 (30 ml).
Blur out pores and wrinkles while still staying hydrated with this oil-free primer.
#9 Best Makeup Primer (Reader’s Choice): Marc Jacobs Beauty Under(cover) Perfecting Coconut Face Primer, $69
Enriched with concentrated coconut extract to help build a natural, nourishing barrier between skin and makeup, this primer perfects skin while taking care of it.
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