How to Use Powder Foundation & Powder Base Makeup on Oily Skin this Summer?
Natural coverage, shine-free, sun protection with blurring effect… We didn’t say a name but you’re probably thinking about the perfect powder foundation, right? Summer and oily skin do not make a cute team, so if a matte, sweat-proof makeup look is the end goal for your summer skin, you should join the “powder base makeup” club. Lucky for you, we’re giving you the low-down of all the best Korean powder foundations and powder cushions to help you nix the nasty midday shine on the go!
Stylevana K-Beauty Review: For a buildable coverage that helps protect your skin under the sun, the KARADIUM Collagen Smart Sun Pact is a coveted favorite among outdoor junkies, thanks to its impressive SPF50+ sun-protecting formula that also contains collagen to make you skin appear more plump and supple. Its lightweight texture is perfect for oily skin and can easily transform dull, fatigued complexions into smooth, evenly-toned ones without looking cakey.
Stylevana K-Beauty Review: Just one layer of this eSpoir Pro Tailor Be Powder Cushion and instantly, you'll notice a beautiful, matte blurring effect - especially for those with oily skin. It's formulated with mica so you can expect a silky, non-cakey finish for your base makeup. Available in 5 different shades, this foundation cushion has a match for everyone. So if you're going for a pore-less makeup look, this Korean powder foundation will definitely help you get the job done.
Stylevana K-Beauty Review: I know we shouldn't judge a foundation cushion by its cover but sometimes we love a good compact case that makes us feel "bedazzled." Meet The History of Whoo Gongjinhyang Mi Velvet Foundation Pact. Housed in an elegant, luxurious case, this powder foundation spreads like a liquid foundation that melts effortlessly into the skin with skincare benefits. The fine-grained, exquisite formula fuses a mix of serum full of oriental herbal extracts with melting powder to create a long-lasting, radiant coverage.
Stylevana K-Beauty Review: For some top-notch oil-absorbing action for your oily skin, dab on some of the Cute Press Evory Retouch Oil Control Foundation Powder. True to its name, this Korean powder foundation will definitely make a cute addition to your makeup collection this summer with its pastel violet casing. Its ultra-sheer formulation is also great for mid-day touch-up to help you achieve a matte, shine-free complexion throughout the day.
Stylevana K-Beauty Review: The word on the street is this innisfree No Sebum Powder Cushion is an excellent powder foundation for those with oily skin or bad acne. The buildable, long-lasting coverage (up to 48 hours, wow) is a major reason why people keep coming back for it. Featuring double Green Tea water + Panthenol to keep your skin hydrated and soothed, this skin-smoothing powder cushion checks all the boxes for those who struggle with sensitive skin, thanks to its fragrance-free formula.
Stylevana K-Beauty Review: There's a reason why the Sulwhasoo Timetreasure Radiance Powder Foundation will always be a cult-classic favorite. Continuing the brand's exclusive Timetreasure line, this powder foundation is a premium powder compact that helps conceal your fine lines and wrinkles. It gives you all the wrinkle-free coverage you want with a sheer layer while transforming your skin into a radiant, pearlescent complexion.
Stylevana K-Beauty Review: The brand's No Sebum range is known for being the best base makeup staples, and the No Sebum Mineral Powder is no exception. It keeps your skin smooth and matte all day, containing nature-derived mint extracts and mineral salt made from lava seawater created by Jeju lava for over hundreds of thousands of years. It covers blotchy makeup or greasiness, making your skin smooth and matte.
Stylevana K-Beauty Review: If you fancy a setting powder that gives your skin a flawless, air brushed finish, try the SKINFOOD Peach Cotton Multi Finish Powder which contains ultra-fine micro-silica powder to absorb oil and sweat for a fresh and matte appearance all day long. Not to mention the peach and sake extracts that will help soothe and comfort your sensitive skin, preventing further irritation and inflammation.
Stylevana K-Beauty Review: Containing sugar polymer and cotton extact, the Etude House Zero Sebum Drying Powder helps control the extra oil, reduce excess sebum, and improve skin barrier. Offering a lightweight and natural coverage, it is also free from artificial fragrance, making it a good option for sensitive skin and easily irritated skin.
Stylevana K-Beauty Review: Infused with pink calamine, the MEMEBOX I'M MEME Pink Blur Tone-Up Pact is armed with ultra-fine powder that helps tone up, blur imperfections, and deliver a matte, pearlescent finish, thanks to the micro pink pearls.
Stylevana K-Beauty Review: Infused with micro-fine pink powder to absorb excess sebum, the peripera Oil Capture Cooling Powder has a lightweight, skin texture-blurring formula to even your skin tone while you touch up your makeup throughout the day.
Stylevana K-Beauty Review: Pack up your bag with the MISSHA Pro Touch Powder Pact with its non-cakey, easily blendable formula and SPF 25+ sun protection that gives a mattifying texture while removing excess sebum. You can easily wear it on top of your makeup seamlessly to achieve a flawless base makeup.