5 Sweat Proof Foundations for Summer

5 Sweat Proof Foundations for Summer

5 Sweat Proof Foundations for Summer

Australian summer is fast approaching, which may require you to switch up your usual foundation for a sweat proof alternative. Whether you are busting a sweat at the gym, spending time in the sun or just prone to sweating, you may find yourself with half a face of makeup by mid day simply because you are using the wrong foundation. Here at Beauty News, we know that some brands can be bold with their claims to successfully keep your makeup intact. So, we’ve done the hard yards to find the top 5 sweat proof foundations that actually work!

1. Estée Lauder – Double Wear Foundation

For a long lasting, sweat proof foundation, Estée Lauder Double Wear takes the cake without leaving you looking caked. Due to it’s liquid formula, this foundation is super easy to apply and leaves you with a natural matte finish. It also comes in 55 shades making it versatile and suitable for a range of different skin tones ( Including my own, deathly pale skin)

Coverage: Medium- Full

Finish: Natural/ Matte

Price: $60

Buy this foundation from Sephora

Estee Lauder foundation
source: sephora

2.Laura Mercier- Flawless Fusion Ultra Longwear Foundation 

Apply once and don’t think twice, this foundation is just as it states (ultra long-wear). I love how this Laura Mercia foundation has been formulated to help control excess oil throughout the day without oxidising making it an excellent foundation for this summer! 

Coverage: Full

Finish: Matte

Price: $77

Buy this foundation from Mecca

Laura mercier foundation
source: mecca

3. Smashbox Camera Ready BB Cream SPF

If you prefer a natural makeup look then this BB cream will be your holy grail. This BB cream works magically to hydrate, prime and perfect any blemishes on your skin. Best part about the camera ready BB cream is that it is super long lasting and sweat proof.  Perfect for a hot, summers day, this BB cream also contains SPF 35 and whilst this doesn’t replace wearing sunscreen it sure doesn’t hurt to have on.

Coverage: Medium

Finish: Matte

Price: $67

Buy this foundation from Mecca.

smashbox foundation
source: mecca

4.Clinique Stay-Matte Oil-Free Makeup Foundation

The Clinique stay matte foundation works miraculously to control unwanted oil and shine. To ensure this foundation doesn’t streak or fade under any condition the team at Clinique tested this foundation with a constant 80% humidity. This foundation is definitely suitable for hot, summer days.

Coverage: Sheer

Finish: Matte

Price: $55

Buy this foundation from Clinique. 

Clinique foundation
source: clinique

5. L’Oreal Infallible Pro-Matte Foundation

This L’Oreal foundation is full coverage and perfect for anybody looking for a sweat resistant foundation without the hefty price tag.  This foundation is lightweight and easy to blend, resulting in a perfectly blended foundation that will outlast the heat.

Coverage: Full

Finish: Matte

Price: $29.95

Buy this foundation from Priceline 

L'Oreal foundation
source: priceline
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