It’s not easy to find foundations for dry skin that’s hydrating without being heavy, yet lasts all day without flaking.
Luckily for us, beauty products are always improving, so there’s a product for every skin type and concern; from wrinkles, to sun damage and even dark spots and imperfections.
The trick is to look out for foundations that are hydrating, yet provide a natural coverage.
We’ve rounded up our top foundations for dry skin that’ll be comfortable, flawless and super-lightweight:
Smashbox Studio Skin 15 Hour Hydrating Foundation SPF 10, R495
That lovely glowy thing candlelight does to your skin….bottled! This moist, formula covers just enough, leaving a radiant, natural finish.
Max Factor Lasting Performance Foundation, R195.95
A juicy foundation, that’s a little on the thick side, but gives a kick of moisture and even finish once blended.
Estée Lauder Doublewear Nude Cushion, R480
An oil-free formula that’s lightweight, comfortable and flawless. It’s buildable and dries to a lush, satin finish.
Chanel Les Beiges Healthy Glow Foundation, R785
This reflects light giving a nice glow and contains hyaluronic acid for a moist feeling.
L’Oréal Nutri Lift Gold Foundation, R249.95
The perfect match for dehydrated skin. Its moisturising and blends out to a wonderfully silky, even finish.
Clarins Skin Illusion Natural Radiance Foundation, R415
This hits the spot between make-up and skincare, with cell-renewing pink algae extract. Ideal for dry skin, it goes on sheer, with a luminous finish.