The key to a flawlessly beautiful look has to be a perfect base. Having thus written on best lipsticks for Indian skin tones, here I am back with yet another indispensable beauty product-foundations for Indian skin tones.
Doesn’t matter if you’re a pro in make-up or an amateur, foundations are compulsory. But when the beauty world is replete with uncountable brands and different kinds of foundations, it becomes primary to make the right choice. Fret not, here we are!
To make your job easier, here we have compiled a brief list of some of best foundations for Indian skin tones. Go on scrolling and choose your type.
1. Maybelline Fit Me, Matte+Poreless Foundation
One of the current hottest picks, Maybelline Fit Me, Matte+Poreless is one of the leading recommended foundations on the shelf. Beauty gurus to beginners, this is one is loved by many. Offering a wide range of shades, it has a colossal fan base, irrespective of a range of complexions. Offering medium coverage, its consistency is really easy to blend. Also, with a coverage lasting up to 4-6 hrs, it also doesn’t sit back on your dry patches. Now that makes it a stealer!
2. Lakme 9 to 5 Weightless Mousse Foundation
Offering a medium coverage, Lakme 9 t0 5 Mousse has to be your choice if you’re looking for something extremely handy. Being lightweight, the mousse smoothly glides and blends, thus offering a flawless second skin. The mousse also has a delicate fragrance resembling a flower, which usually wears off around 15 minutes post its application.
For some of you, this can give out a typical white cast kind of feeling. No worries, here’s the solution. Apply a compact powder or a translucent setting.
3. Bharat & Dorris Liquid Foundation
If you have an oily skin, this one is surely for you! Coming in a translucent bottle, Bharat & Dorris Liquid Foundation offers a medium to even full coverage. With just a single pump, you can get an even look along with a perfect matte finish, which is neither dewy nor an extreme matte. Post its application, set powder on it. This can guarantee you a finish up to 5-6 hrs. Sweatproof and waterproof, unless you use a good makeup remover, this foundation won’t easily get away.
- Colorbar Ultimate Mousse Foundation
Dermatologically tested, Colorbar Ultimate Mousse suits almost all skin types, even sensitive ones, which easily make itself ranked among the best foundations for Indian skin. The oil-free smooth texture is not only waterproof but also easy-to-blend. If you are looking for a finish that looks more natural and less made-up, you definitely need to try this one. The packaging is also quite handy, thus, making it ideal for travel.
5. Lakme Absolute Mattreal Skin Natural Mousse
Easily blendable, Lakme Absolute Mattreal Skin Natural Mousse gives you a smooth feathery finish. Apart from helping to even skin tones, it also hides your pores, thus leaving your skin soft and, of course, naturally flawless which can last even up to 16 hrs. Apart from that, it also includes SPF 8 formula which further protects your skin from any kind of sun damage. Coming in a round jar, and in three shades, this is also an apt choice for all kinds of complexions.
Price- 700 INR
6. MAC Studio Fix Foundation Powder
If you need to rush daily and have minimal time, MAC Studio Fix Foundation Powder is your game. With foundation and powder merged in one, this one gives a flawless velvety matte finish, that helps you relax for a decent 8 hrs.
Suitable for oily skin, this one is also ideal even if you have a combination skin. Like its name says, MAC Studio Fix can actually fix all kinds of your foundation woes. Quite on the expensive side though, this one is definitely one of the best foundations for Indian skin tones.
Price- 2150 INR
7. Lotus Pure Radiance Matte Glow Daily Foundation
Coming from the house of Lotus, this foundation is water based thus giving you an oil-free feathery feel. Suitable for all kinds of skin, Lotus Pure Radiance Matte Glow Daily gives you a perfect matte glow that can actually stay for an entire day. Coming in 6 shades, it also comprises of SPF 20 thus protecting your skin when you step out.
8. Rimmel London Lasting Finish
Blending instantly, seamlessly and, of course, flawlessly, Rimmel London Lasting Finish gives you a natural looking even skin tone for up to a whopping 25hrs. The SPF 20 further protects you when you have to spend longer outdoor periods. What’s more? It even stands against sweat, humidity, heat and even transfer.
Price- 1287 INR
9. Coloressence Aqua Makeup Base Foundation
One of the most pocket-friendly foundations for Indian skin, Coloressence Aqua Makeup Base Foundation comprises of Vitamin E and SPF 20. That means it helps to keep your skin healthy and protected. Blending and seeping evenly, this one comes in a tube, thus making it a travel-free option too.
Price- 150 INR
10. L’oreal Mat Magique 12H
Hiding your spots and helping to cover your dark circles, L’oreal Mat Magique 12H is a gift for all those having oily skin, thus making it a clear contestant among the most of the foundations for Indian skin tones. Offering a smooth matte finish along with SPF 11 PA++, it gives a typical non-cakey glow, by controlling your oil, for an entire day. And yes, it comes in a vibrant purple tube that makes itself a real star!
So ladies, take your pick and let us know in the comments which one is your favourite!