5 Lightweight Foundations Your Skin Needs Now

Just in time for a hot (and more humid than usual) summer

Chanel Perfection Lumière Extrême SPF25/PA+++, $91.
12 Aug 2015

Chanel Perfection Lumière Extrême SPF25/PA+++, $91.

This compact has a texture as fine as baby powder and gives a velvety smooth coverage, so it won’t clog pores. Also contains a mattifying zinc compound that helps control shine and excess sebum for a fresh complexion all day. Slips into your bag for easy midday touch-ups too.

Diorskin Nude Air Serum Foundation, $88.
12 Aug 2015

Diorskin Nude Air Serum Foundation, $88.

More than 50 per cent of this ultra-hydrating foundation is made of Tuscany spring water, plus it's also packed with sebum-controlling powder so it doesn’t leave skin oily or shiny. Perfect for weekends when you just want to look like you...just a little better.

Sulwhasoo Perfecting Cushion Brightening SPF50+/PA+++, $80.
12 Aug 2015

Sulwhasoo Perfecting Cushion Brightening SPF50+/PA+++, $80.

Who says you can’t have a glowing and fresh complexion all at once? This cushion foundation not only illuminates the skin to help you achieve that desired K-beauty glow, but also boasts an oil-capture system that ensures excess oil and sebum are kept at bay.

Ettusais Aqua Foundation SPF20/PA+++, $28.
12 Aug 2015

Ettusais Aqua Foundation SPF20/PA+++, $28.

More than 50 per cent of this ultra-hydrating foundation is made of Tuscany spring water, plus it's also packed with sebum-controlling powder so it doesn’t leave skin oily or shiny. Perfect for weekends when you just want to look like you...just a little better.

Yves Saint Laurent Fusion Ink Foundation, $89.
12 Aug 2015

Yves Saint Laurent Fusion Ink Foundation, $89.

Not only does this liquid foundation provide even coverage, but it also includes sweat and sebum-controlling agents that ensure makeup stays on even on the hottest of days. The soft-matte finish offers a radiant complexion, just without the shine.

Lightweight foundations not only keep you looking flawless but also help control shine for a fresh complexion all day. Not to mention they're perfect for our year-round tropical weather.

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