All of us dream of glowing skin. It’s not always easy to achieve that glowing skin in a country like the United States, where it is common for rain to fall and natural vitamin D is scarce. A high-quality foundation can help you achieve the radiant skin of Zendaya and Hailey Bieber. A little bit of product can make a big difference in achieving a radiant glow.
We are all about a radiant, fresh foundation. Our beauty team has compiled a list of five top foundations that transform skin from dull to glowing in just a few seconds.
- Bobbi Brown SPF 40 Intensive Skin Serum Foundation
This serum-foundation combination from Bobbi brown is silky smooth and instant radiance booster in a bottle. This foundation contains SPF to protect skin from natural aggressors. It is an all-in-one package that provides skin protection and illumination. This product is top-of-the-line for a natural, healthy look.
Average price – $38
“I love this foundation because it gives me a glowing finish without making my skin look shiny. It has many benefits for skin, including anti-aging and sunscreen. This is great for busy days because I only have to apply one product and know that my skin will be protected.”
- NARS Sheer Glow
NARS Sheer glow is the holy grail of beauty. It has been a favorite amongst the beauty industry for years. This anti-oxidant rich foundation is lighter than air and provides sheer, buildable coverage. It glides seamlessly over skin to reveal a radiant, soft base Zendaya would envy.
Average price – $27
“This formula gives that glow of a ‘just returned from holiday’ feeling. This has been our go to product for the past year and it won’t be changing anytime soon. It keeps us looking fresh-faced without being too shiny.”
- Armani Luminous Silk
This foundation is multi-award winning and must-have. It’s from Armani, the makeup masters. The light, velvety texture of the foundation is inspired by silk and infused with light-reflecting elements that give you that ‘lit from within’ glow. This skincare-makeup combination is topped off with a little glycerin to provide all-day hydration for the flawless skin you have been imagining.
Average price – $33
“After hearing so many wonderful things about this foundation, it was my desire to give it a try. It is oil-free and water-based, so it doesn’t cause any reactions or problems. However, I was concerned that it might react to my sensitive skin.”
- Too Faced was Born This Way
This foundation is medium to full coverage and helps you love the skin that you have. Too Faced’s medium to full coverage foundation brightens, smoothes and hydrates your complexion with every pump. This long-lasting foundation uses Hyaluronic acid to keep skin plump without causing separation or over-hydrating. It is ideal for night-out glamour.
Average price – $25
“This foundation is a wonderful treat! This foundation leaves my skin glowing, no matter what, even if I’m going through a rough patch. This foundation is perfect for me because it’s easy to use and doesn’t require any fuss.”
- Kevyn Aucoin Foundation Balm
This pigmented balm blend is light and smooth with a buttery formula. This multi-purpose balm is rich in Vitamin E and Hyaluronic acid. It can be used as a concealer, foundation, or to keep your skin supple throughout the day. This balm is perfect for those who want a poreless, “I woke up like that” look.
Average price – $21
“This foundation is perfect for keeping my skin hydrated, nourished and healthy in winter. The smooth, velvety-soft formula glides on the skin without feeling dry, caked or greasy. It is also enriched with hyaluronic acids which boosts moisture and leaves my skin with a natural, dewy look.”