Foundation may be the most vital part of a makeup routine. For starters, it is the base of an entire look after all. Plus, foundations cover any and all imperfections and can help your own skin look more flawless than ever. Our favorite brands never disappoint when it comes to creating new foundation formulas for us to play with, and there's a ton of newness around to try. From cushions to matte formulas, here are seven foundations that you have to test the waters with, ASAP.
This K-Beauty brand just outdid cushion foundations with its brightening formula. It's just as lightweight as water and leaves a gorgeous luminous finish.
Brightening Cover Watery Cushion
Ilia stole our hearts with its best-selling lipstick formula. When the brand released a serum foundation, we knew it'd be a total game changer. The finish is like you're wearing a veil of your own skin, and not a drop of makeup is in sight.
True Skin Serum Foundation
Marc Jacobs beauty already has a cult following, so when fans heard it was releasing a new foundation they made sure to mark their calendars. This buildable base has SPF 25, but with zero flashback. The brand states that this the first formula of its kind on the market.
Shameless Youthful-Look 24H Foundation
Marc Jacobs Beauty
This sheer formula is a favorite of Kate Moss—with good reason. Perfect for the girl who likes to keep her make up as light as possible, this tinted fluid give skin a thin veil of coverage and ample sun protection, topped off with a glowing finish.
For those who seek full-coverage, this formula is for you. It's a lightweight matte that also happens to be sweatproof. Plus, it doesn't oxidize throughout the day which is one of the biggest makeup blunders.
Power Play Foundation
If you have a more low-maintenance approach to beauty, then you likely reach for tinted moisturizers over foundations. This option is great for combatting dryness, redness and a dull uneven skin tone.
First Aid Beauty Ultra Repair Tinted Moisturizer
By now most of you have likely tried It Cosmetics' Bye Bye Under Eye concealer or eye creams. The brand prides itself on selling antiaging makeup, and its newest foundation proves just that. It covers everything without creasing or cracking and makes your skin look so much younger.
Bye Bye Foundation Full Coverage Moisturizer
L.A. Girl Cosmetics is one of the most affordable color brands on the market. Its best-selling concealer now has a foundation counterpart, to cover everything in an instant.