We all love multitasking makeup products – especially if it is a foundation with SPF. There are days when we accidentally forget to apply sunscreen. That’s when a foundation with SPF can guarantee protection from the UV rays. It also acts as an extra layer of defense over your sunscreen and moisturizer. If you are missing this multitasking product in your kitty, keep scrolling for our recommendations for the best SPF-infused foundations for better UV protection and coverage.
9 Best Foundations With SPF
The Revlon ColorStay 24 HRS Makeup has SPF 15 and is suitable for combination and oily skin types. This liquid foundation is oil-free, has a matte finish, and stays for 24 hours. The pump dispenser is mess-free and easy to use.
This foundation gives full, buildable coverage without making the skin uncomfortable. It is also available for dry and normal skin types and in 43 shades. The shade 150 Buff has a warm undertone and is suitable for yellow or peach undertones.
- Lasting wear
- Available in 43 shades
The Maybelline Fit Me Dewy + Smooth Foundation is a hydrating foundation. It comes with SPF 18 that protects your skin from UV rays. This foundation is non-comedogenic and stays put all day long. It is formulated with vitamin E that nourishes the skin, prevents dryness, and gives a dewy finish to the skin. This foundation is allergy-tested, ideal for normal to dry skin, and available in 28 shades. The shade 355 Coconut is suitable for dark skin with yellow undertones.
- Hydrating formula
- Available in 28 shades
- Contains parabens
- Contains phenoxyethanol
- Contains PEG
The COVERGIRL Outlast All-Day Stay Fabulous 3 in 1 Foundation has a long-lasting formula. This 3-in-1 product that fuses primer, concealer, and foundation, cutting down the extra steps. It comes with SPF 20 for broad-spectrum protection from UV rays and has a smooth and super-blendable formula.
This product gives you an all-day matte coverage without choking your skin or making it cakey. It is available in 13 shades and is suitable for all skin types. The shade Classic Ivory is best for skin tones with cool undertones.
- Full coverage
- No creasing
- Contains PEG
The Maybelline Dream Urban Cover Full Coverage Protective Make-up is a lightweight foundation with SPF 50. It provides broad-spectrum sun protection and is enriched with antioxidants to protect the skin from pollution. This foundation gives a natural finish and is super-blendable. The product is available in 16 shades and is suitable for all skin types. The 120 Classic Ivory shade is perfect for cool undertones.
- Contains antioxidants
- Takes time to set
The Neutrogena Healthy Skin Liquid Makeup has a silky and lightweight formula that gives you a full coverage with a smooth finish. This broad-spectrum foundation with SPF 20 contains titanium dioxide and a blend of antioxidants like vitamin E, soy, and feverfew extracts to improve skin texture, tone, and health.
This foundation protects the skin from sunburn and premature aging. It is buildable, suitable for all skin types, and available in 12 shades. The shade 30 Buff is suitable for fair skin tones with cool undertones.
- Full coverage
- Takes time to set on oily skin
The IT Cosmetics Bye Bye Foundation Full Coverage Moisturizer is an innovative product. This full coverage moisturizer is different from the traditional foundation and comes with broad-spectrum SPF 50+ physical sunscreen. It is developed by plastic surgeons with a unique 3D Skin Flex Technology with flexible pure color pigments to cover fine lines and wrinkles without creasing or cracking.
The foundation also contains seven vital fermented ingredients to boost the skin’s absorption rate and elasticity. It is infused with bioluminescence and diamond powder that adds a subtle shimmery glow to your skin. This foundation is available in 12 shades and is suitable for all skin types. The shade Medium suits medium skin tones with warm yellow undertones.
- Clinically tested
- Full coverage
The L’Oreal Paris Age Perfect Radiant Serum Foundation is curated for mature skin. This foundation has SPF 50 and is infused with vitamin B3 that ensures all-day hydration and nourishment. It is lightweight and covers fine lines and wrinkles without cracking or creasing.
This product provides an even finish and illuminated look. The non-comedogenic and dermatologically tested foundation serum is available in 14 shades and is suitable for all skin types. The shade 85 Perfect Beige is ideal for medium skin tones.
- Dermatologist tested
- Available in 30 shades
- May feel heavy
The Physicians Formula Mineral Wear Cushion Foundation is developed with ABC Cushion Technology and delivers an instant smoothing and firming effect. It comes with SPF 50 and contains licorice root extract, alpha arbutin, and sunflower seed oil that blur fine lines and pores, giving an airbrushed finish.
This weightless mineral foundation comes with a cushion sponge that dispenses the product for a buildable light to medium coverage. It stays all day long without creasing and is available in two shades. The Light shade suits light skin tones.
- Dermatologically tested
- Expensive for the quantity
- Very less shade options
The L’Oréal Paris True Match Super-Blendable Compact Makeup is a foundation compact for quick fixes. This SPF 17 foundation blends seamlessly, just like any liquid foundation. It is lightweight, non-greasy, and does not make the skin cakey.
This product is formulated with Precise Match Technology and is available in warm, neutral, and cool tones. The snap-shut packaging makes it easy for you to carry it anywhere. This compact foundation has no oils and pore-clogging fillers. It provides light to medium coverage and is suitable for all skin types. The shade W3 Nude Beige is best for warm undertones.
- Includes mirror and applicator
- Not blendable
If you are guilty of forgetting to apply SPF quite often, a foundation with SPF is a win-win solution. It provides excellent coverage and acts as an additional shield to prevent sun damage. However, remember, SPF-infused foundations cannot replace the sunscreen completely. But two types of sun protection can surely up your skin’s defense against the damaging effect of UV rays.
What are you waiting for? Pick a foundation from the above list and keep your skin protected all day.
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