Having oily/ acne prone skin can be a bummer at times. For people with oily skin, longevity of makeup is often an issue. When searching for your perfect foundation, look for oil-free, long wearing products." Here, we've rounded up 8 mattifying foundations that fit the bill.
M.A.C Pro Longwear Foundation
A creamy long-lasting foundation that gives up to 15 hours of wear.
M.A.C Pro Longwear Foundation, $36.00, maccosmetics.com
Fenty Beauty Soft Matte Pro Filt'r Foundation
A little goes a long way with this award-winning formula, giving a flawless, soft-matte coverage which you can build to your liking. It glides onto the skin, and gives an airbrushed finish that’s perfectly in between matte and glowy - it just looks like skin.
Fenty Beauty Soft Matte Pro Filt'r Foundation, $35.00, fentybeauty.com/ harveynicols.com/ sephora.com .
Maybelline Fit Me Matte + Poreless Foundation
This drugstore holy grail creates a poreless finish for a great price. The blurring micro-powders erase pores and absorb oils. Goodbye shine, goodbye pores.
Maybelline Fit Me Matte + Poreless Foundation, $5.64, amazon.com
Estee Lauder Double Wear Stay- In- Place Foundation
This foundation is known for its amazing coverage and longevity. It promises up to 15 hours of shine-free wear, even through heat and humidity. Always remember that no matter what foundation you wear, skin prep is key for controlling oil. An oil-free primer is needed as well.
Estée Lauder Double Wear Stay-In-Place Makeup, $42, nordstrom.com
Clinique Acne Solutions Liquid Makeup
This lightweight, oil-free formula conceals blemishes whilst actively tackling them and preventing them from returning. Plus, its cooling sensation and skin-soothing ingredients help calm flare-ups and inflammation.
Clinique Acne Solutions Liquid Makeup, $29.00, sephora.com
L’Oréal Infallible Pro-Matte 24 Hour Foundation
This lightweight, creamy foundation from L'Oreal offers full matte coverage and doesn't budge the entire day.
L'Oreal Infallible Pro-Matte 24 Hour Foundation, $10.16, amazon.com
Becca Ever-Matte Shine Proof Foundation
Becca Shine is packed with a microfine powder that works to absorb oil on your face all day so you stay shine free. The bonus vitamins E and A provide antioxidants.
Becca Ever-Matte Shine Proof Foundation, $33.60, dermstore.com
M.A.C. Studio Fix Fluid Foundation
24 hours of smooth, shine-free skin. The M.A.C. favorite provides buildable coverage that will keep you flawless all day long.
M.A.C. Studio Fix Fluid Foundation, $30, ulta.com