Oily skin + humid Singapore weather = a face that looks like a frying pan by lunch time. But don’t worry: we found the best powder foundation for you. They control oil and won’t cake or clog your pores.
IF YOU’RE PRONE TO ACNE: Innis Free No-Sebum Mineral Powder
It’s got hundreds of five-star beauty reviews, including one who said that this was her Holy Grail foundation for oily skin. “I don’t even need to touch up until afternoon.”
IF YOU HATE HEAVY MAKEUP: Bobbi Brown Sheer Finish Loose Powder
If you hate heavy makeup, this is the best setting powder for you! “Just wear tinted sunblock or BB cream and concealer, and then apply this with a big brush,” says professional makeup artist Clare Chua. “I personally think this is one of the best powder foundation for oily skin. It can control oil but still look like second skin.”
IF YOU WANT FULL, ALL-DAY COVERAGE: L’Oreal Infallible Pro-Matte 24 Hour Foundation
This light, creamy foundation from L’Oreal gives full matte coverage. “I recommend this if you have a lot of discoloration or acne scars,” says Chua. It also has amazing staying power. “It won’t budge the entire day!”
IF YOU HAVE SENSITIVE SKIN: Clinique Blended Face Powder and Brush
Clinique is known for its hypoallergenic foundations that don’t irritate even the most sensitive skin. This formula is made especially for oily skin and big pores. It gives a flawless finish, and has such great coverage you can wear it on its own. Definitely worth the price tag!