5 lightweight foundations you need now

Our favourite foundations for when the weather gets hot and humid. 

1. Chanel Perfection Lumière Extrême
1. Chanel Perfection Lumière Extrême
20 Jul 2015

1. Chanel Perfection Lumière Extrême

SPF25/PA+++, $91

This compact has a texture as fine as baby powder and gives a velvety smooth coverage, so it won’t clog pores. Also contains a mattifying zinc compound that helps control shine and excess sebum for a fresh complexion all day. Slips into your bag for easy midday touch-ups too.

2. Diorskin Nude Air Serum Foundation
2. Diorskin Nude Air Serum Foundation
20 Jul 2015

2. Diorskin Nude Air Serum Foundation

$88.

Infused with a unique oxygen active technology, its super lightweight texture really makes you forget that you’re wearing foundation at all. Also contains soft-focus agents and glazed pigments for a flawless complexion that is just like second skin.

3. Ettusais Aqua Foundation
3. Ettusais Aqua Foundation
20 Jul 2015

3. Ettusais Aqua Foundation

SPF20/PA+++, $28.

More than 50 per cent of this ultra-hydrating foundation is made of Tuscany spring water, plus it's also packed with sebum-controlling powder so it doesn’t leave skin oily or shiny. Perfect for weekends when you just want to look like you...just a little better.

4. Sulwhasoo Perfecting Cushion Brightening Foundation
4. Sulwhasoo Perfecting Cushion Brightening Foundation
20 Jul 2015

4. Sulwhasoo Perfecting Cushion Brightening Foundation

SPF50+/PA+++, $80.

Who says you can’t have a glowing and fresh complexion all at once? This cushion foundation not only illuminates the skin to help you achieve that desired K-beauty glow, but also boasts an oil-capture system that ensures excess oil and sebum are kept at bay.

5. Yves Saint Laurent Fusion Ink Foundation
5. Yves Saint Laurent Fusion Ink Foundation
20 Jul 2015

5. Yves Saint Laurent Fusion Ink Foundation

$89.

Not only does this liquid foundation provide even coverage, but it also includes sweat and sebum-controlling agents that ensure makeup stays on even on the hottest of days. The soft-matte finish offers a radiant complexion, just without the shine.

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