InStyle Best Beauty Buys: Base products
The winning foundations, BB creams and powders from InStyle’s Best Beauty Buys 2016
InStyle Contributor / June 14 2016
From foundations to BB creams, these are the top base products from the InStyle Best Beauty Buys awards according to the expert panel of judges.
This powder gets your mid-afternoon oil slick under control without disrupting your foundation. Mica and silica soak up grease, giving you a shine-free finish. Use a powder brush for an even application.
A primer with a gel-like formula and pearlescent tint, enriched with vitamins A, C and E to protect the skin from free radical damage. “This casts a golden, peachy glow to complement your complexion so it looks radiant and healthy,” says makeup artist, Charlie Kielty.
Best Mineral Makeup
Buff on this mineral powder for a subtle look, or add layers if required. “I’m obsessed with the flattering matte coverage and natural SPF,” says InStyle's Editor, Emily Taylor.
This two-toned concealer is designed to match and complement the undertones of your complexion to hide imperfections. “The shades are the perfect balance, and don’t appear too yellow on the skin,” says makeup artist, Peter Beard.
With pure milled pigments that blend beautifully into the skin, this foundation provides a soft matte finish. Plus, its unique applicator dispenses the perfect amount of product each time.