It’s always important to keep your skin hydrated especially when you’re travelling to colder climates. Besides using moisturisers and creams, look for more hydrating foundations and cushion compacts as well. We pick out the best ones you need to bring along with you.
#1: Urban Decay Naked Skin Glow Cushion Compact, $59, Sephora
With a formula that not only provides weightless, buildable coverage with a luminous finish, but also keeps skin hydrated for 18 hours and protects with SPF 50+ PA+++, this will help you achieve a flawless, radiant complexion.
#2: Laneige Water Glow Gel Foundation, $59
This gel-type foundation contains 70 per cent moisture to help you achieve dewy, supple skin.
#3: Nars Aqua Glow Foundation, $68
This water-enriched foundation is formulated with the brand’s Triple-Force Anti-Pollution Complex and SPF 23 to provide weightless coverage, moisture and protection.
#4: Cle De Peau Beaute Radiant Fluid Foundation, $175
Formulated with exclusive skincare ingredients, this luxe foundation reduces cellular stress, nourishes, intensely moisturises and is super lightweight as well.
#5: YSL Beauty Touche Eclat Le Cushion, $91
This contains the brand’s “magic light” concentrate, which combines golden pigments and hydrating liquid oil to enhance facial features and imbue skin with an overall radiance without drying the complexion.
#6: Smashbox Studio Skin 15 Hour Wear Hydrating Foundation, $75
This oil-free foundation is said to deliver moisture to your skin for up to 15 hours. It also offers medium-to-full buildable coverage that’s exercise-resistant and sweat and transfer-proof for a flawless finish.
#7: Make Up For Ever UV Bright Cushion, $64
This three-in-one cushion foundation is made with the brand’s Moisture Duo Complex that protects, hydrates, and brightens.
#8: Tarte Water Foundation, $64, Sephora
This lightweight, water-based foundation is infused with the brand’s antioxidant-rich Rainforest of the Sea complex, which claims to moisturise your skin for 12 hours, brighten and protect skin from free radical damage and early signs of ageing.
#9: Mamonde Cover Powder Cushion, $44
With a lightweight formula that contains peach flower extract to give moisture to skin, this long-wearing cushion offers superb coverage and a semi-matte finish.
#10: Laura Mercier Candleglow Soft Luminous Foundation, $80
This is made with a cocktail of natural ingredients and a luxurious blend of lightweight oils to achieve a radiant, luminous complexion.
#11: Sulwhasoo Perfecting Cushion, $60
Infused with a moisturising blend of apricot seed and Korean herbs, this will ensure your skin stays hydrated and also helps to cover spots and wrinkles.
#12: La Mer The Soft Fluid Long Wear Foundation, $190
With a silky, weightless formula, this long-lasting foundation contains the brand’s skin healing Miracle Broth to repair, hydrate, reduce the appearance of enlarged pores and fine lines and brightens overall complexion.
#13: M.A.C Lightful C Quick Finish Compact, $63
This doesn’t just illuminate the skin with added pigments, it also tackles dullness and dehydration with a vitamin C derivative and seaweed extracts.
#14: Clarins Skin Illusion Foundation, $60
This hydrating foundation contains a unique cocktail of ingredients such as pink opal powder, which promotes radiance, and pink algae extract, which nourishes the complexion.
#15: Guerlain Lingerie De Peau, $81
With an aqueous and moisturising texture, this fuses with skin to deliver an anti-fatigue effect and revives its radiance.
#16: Burberry Fresh Glow Fluid Foundation, $85
This contains the brand’s signature English blend of rosehip, tea, and lavender to ensure skin stays hydrated and also provides medium coverage and creates a flawless, dewy finish.
#17: Shu Uemura Stage Performer Fresh Tint All-in-One Hydrating UV Cushion, $68
With a formula that contains a silicone-based blurring gel to conceal pores, this is supposedly made with the perfect balance of oil and water to moisturise skin.
#18: Clinique Beyond Perfecting Foundation + Concealer, $56
A hydrating foundation-and-concealer in one, this gives full coverage without clogging up your pores, while still delivering moisture.
#19: Sephora Wonderful Cushion Foundation, $34
This is enriched with soft focus agents, gel filler and hyaluronic acid, which helps to hydrate skin.
#20: 3CE Cover Cream Foundation, $41, Sephora
This creamy foundation gives medium to full coverage and gently melts into skin for a fresh, luminous wear all day. It also contains camellia and moringa seed oil to keep skin hydrated.
#21: Laneige BB Cushion (Whitening), $59
Not only does this brighten and improves dull skin, it also helps to moisturise skin for up to 12 hours.
#22: Nars Sheer Glow Foundation, $74
This is packed with skincare benefits and brightening properties to hydrate and improve skin’s texture.
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