We've rounded up the best bases for different occasions and various skin types, so get set to put your best face forward.
Finding the right foundation is a little like shopping for the perfect pair of jeans — it requires patience and time, and can sometimes feel disheartening in the unflattering lights of the change room. But when you finally locate that perfect fit, the one that seems like it was made just for you, it’s as though the stars have aligned.
That's exactly the feeling we want you to have after you've applied your foundation. Your perfectly-matched, feels-like-this-was-made-just-for-me type of foundation. Because, we promise you, it's out there. Whether you're looking for a balancing formula for your combination skin or a powder compact foundation you can toss in your work bag for mid-afternoon touch-ups, we've done the research and curated this list of ten of the best tried, tested and approved foundations.
Best all-rounder foundation
Best oil-free foundation
Best-kept makeup artist secret foundation
Best foundation for undetectable coverage
Best foundation for a second-skin finish
Best long-wear foundation
Best powder foundation
Best full coverage foundation
Best foundation with skincare benefits
Best foundation for buildable coverage