5 Foundations That Are Perfect For Oily Skin

Jyotika Udeshi , 20 Aug 2015
Sonam Kapoor (Source: Instagram/@SonamKapoor)
Sonam Kapoor (Source: Instagram/@SonamKapoor)

Like every piece of art, makeup needs a blank canvas. The only way to create an even base, is by applying a great foundation. Unfortunately, for girls with oily skin, finding the right foundation is quite a tedious process. Not only do you require a foundation that covers any imperfections, but you also need it to mattify the shine and stay on for long hours, without making your face feel suffocated! Lucky for you, we’ve scoured the market and found 5 of the best foundations for those with greasy skin.

1. Maybelline Fit Me! Matte + Poreless Foundation

This highly rate foundation comes in an impressive array of 16 shades. Packed with blurring micro-powders, this foundation erases pores and soaks up any oil to give a matte finish. Use it for light to medium coverage.

Source: Maybelline
Source: Maybelline

2. NYX Stay Matte Not Flat Liquid Foundation

If a dewy glow is what you are after, opt for this water-based formula. Not only does it keep any extra grease at bay, but goes on smoothly and evenly for a sheer to medium finish.

Source: NYX Cosmetics
Source: NYX Cosmetics

3. Revlon ColorStay Makeup For Combination/Oily Skin

Our favourite of the lot is Revlon’s lightweight formula. Available in 20 gorgeous shades, this foundation gives long lasting and mattifying coverage. Use it to get full coverage, without any fear of caking, fading or smudging.

Source: Revlon
Source: Revlon

4. MAC Pro Longwear Foundation

For creamy, streak-free coverage, go for MAC’s famous foundation. Proven to stay on for 15 hours, this foundation blends like a dream. Reach for it when you need medium coverage and a matte finish.

Source: MAC Cosmetics
Source: MAC Cosmetics

5. L’Oreal Paris Infallible Pro-Matte Foundation

Pop a tube of this demi-matte foundation into your travel bag. Weightless, long wearing and effective, this product can cover up any number of imperfections.

Source: L'Oreal Paris
Source: L’Oreal Paris

Try out these fabulous products to stay flawless, no matter how oily your skin is!

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