7 Long-Lasting Foundations That Are Perfect for Summer
Don’t let the summer heat impact the way your skin looks. With the right long-lasting foundation, you can cover up the look of imperfections without fear of the formula sliding off your skin by midday.
The temperatures are climbing and the days are getting longer. Ah, yes, summer is here, which means we can finally transition our skin care and makeup products for summer. Before you dive into your foundation stash, consider this: Instead of resorting to barely-there formulas that seemingly disappear hours after application, opt for ones that promise long-lasting coverage. Not sure where to begin your search? Good news, we did the hard part for you. Ahead, we’re sharing the best long-lasting foundations—from the L’Oreal portfolio of brands—to keep you looking your best this summer.
DERMABLEND SMOOTH LIQUID CAMO FOUNDATION
Looking for an all-purpose liquid foundation to provide you with seamless coverage? Dermablend’s Smooth Liquid Camo Foundation can do just that. Formulated with broad-spectrum SPF 25, this hydrating foundation offers natural, 16-hour wear coverage when worn with the brand’s Setting Powder. The best part? It’s buildable and lightweight––perfect for those long, hot summer days!
Dermablend Smooth Liquid Camo Foundation, $37 MSRP
DERMABLEND COVER CRÈME FULL COVERAGE FOUNDATION
Want all-day hydration that’s never cakey? This full-coverage foundation––with broad spectrum SPF 30––offers a velvety finish with up to 16 hours of wear when worn with the brand’s Setting Powder. It’s ideal for covering the look of birthmarks, scars, burns, and bruises. As a plus, the formula is also non-comedogenic, so it won’t clog your pores.
DERMABLEND INTENSE POWDER CAMO FOUNDATION
Are you dealing with the look of redness, uneven skin tone, and/or acne scars? Don’t let these skin concerns get you down. With Dermablend’s Intense Powder Camo Foundation, you can cover them right up thanks to its shine-proof and buildable formula. What’s more, you can enjoy the matte finish for quite a while, as it stays put for up to 12 hours when worn with the brand’s Setting Powder.
DERMABLEND BLURRING MOUSSE CAMO OIL-FREE FOUNDATION
Formulated with broad-spectrum sunscreen, this oil-free foundation is a great pick for covering the appearance of rosacea, acne scars, blemishes and large pores. In addition to being an acne-safe formula, it also blurs flawlessly to the skin and holds a matte finish up to 18 hours when worn with the brand’s Setting Powder.
LANCÔME TEINT IDOLE ULTRA LONGWEAR FOUNDATION STICK
The summer heat is notorious for causing makeup to sweat off your face. To help prevent that from happening after just a short while, turn to Lancôme’s Teint Idole Ultra Longwear Foundation Stick, a comfortable foundation that offers a soft, matte finish and—as the name suggests—a long wear-time. It’s housed in a convenient, portable stick––making it an ideal choice for gals on the go.
URBAN DECAY ALL NIGHTER LIQUID FOUNDATION
They don’t call this liquid foundation an all-nighter for nothing! Housed in a sleek metal bottle with an airless pump, this waterproof liquid foundation delivers a nice full-coverage, matte finish that’s available in 24 different shades. Whether you’re wearing it during your 9-to-5 or out on the town, one thing’s for sure—it won’t wear off quickly.
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