Blogger Collaboration: Top Five Foundations For Dry Skin

Hello beauties, I’m sure we all know that finding a foundation that bodes well with our skin type is difficult at best, I have dry skin and have struggled in the past with foundations that are too matte clinging to my dry patches.

Today’s post is a blogger collaboration with the lovely Jade from Bellainizio.co.uk. She posts amazing, informative beauty reviews, lifestyle posts and not to mention that she’s a absolute beauty and has the cutest style! We decided to do our top five foundations based on our opposite skin types, mine being dry and hers being oily so all of our readers would be catered for. So if you have oily skin please visit her part of the collaboration here.

Disclaimer- This post contains affiliate links. As always all opinions and reviews are honest and my own.

Revolution Pro Full Cover Camouflage Foundation

Starting off with the foundation with the highest coverage. The newest foundation from Revolution Pro makes short work of covering my old acne scars and eye bags as well as any blemishes I may have, whilst having a creamy satin matte finish. It seems quite matte when you first apply but softens once it warms up to your skins natural temperature, leaving the most flawless looking base that doesn’t cling to dry patches. This costs £7 for 25ml with 18 shades to choose from.

Bourjois Healthy Mix Foundation

I don’t always like to wear a full coverage foundation, especially on days when I’m just doing the school run and going about my chores. This foundation gives a medium coverage and contains vitamin C that helps brighten and vitamin E which helps hydrate the skin. It gives the most gorgeous glow from within look and doesn’t show any dry patches or texture thanks to the the dewy finish. This drugstore foundation costs £9.99 for 30ml and only has 9 shades.

Nars All Day Luminous Weightless foundation

The newest edition to my collection is the Nars foundation. I recently reviewed it here. This combines coverage without the heaviness, and a lovely thin formula that blends like a dream and gives you a ‘your skin but better’ look about it. It offers a semi matte finish but is in no way drying, just perfect looking natural skin. This high end beauty costs £35 for 30ml but is worth every penny in my opinion.

Too Faced Born This Way Foundation

My favourite foundation out of the five is the Too Faced Born this way Foundation, the formula is a god send for dry skin because it’s infused with coconut water which naturally replenishes water levels, hydrating your skin while it covers. It also has hyaluronic acid which the gives the skin a more youthful appearance. This foundation softens out any imperfections without caking or excentuating dry patches. I also love the coverage (medium but it can be built up easily to full). This is the long lasting of the five in terms of wear and it looks the same as when I first apply it by the end of the night. This cost £29 for 30ml and has 24 shades.

Rimmel Lasting Finish Breathable Foundation

Lastly is the Rimmel Lasting Finish foundation, this is a must for anyone who likes a super light coverage, it can be built to a medium however. This has a gorgeous dewy finish and makes the skin look so fresh and healthy because of the ‘breathable skin technology’ that helps lock in moisture. It’s £8.99 for 30ml and has 14 shades.

From left to right – Revolution Pro shade ‘f4’, Bourjois Healthy Mix shade ‘rose ivory’ , Nars Luminous shade ‘gobi’, Too Faced Born This Way shade ‘ivory’ and Rimmel Lasting Finish in shade ‘true ivory’

What’s your favourite foundation for dry skin? Let me know in the comments below

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Thanks for reading

Rebecca

x

32 Comments Add yours

  1. AuroreBlogs says:

    Ooooo great top five! I’ve been wanting to try the Bourjois one for ages, and this is making me think that I should go for it next? Have you tried the LA Girl HD Foundation? That one is really good for dry skin, it was my favourite last Summer 🙂 xx

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    1. It’s definitely worth picking up and is often in the 3 for 2 offer in boots! It has a fruit scent to it also. I haven’t sweet but will have a look into it, thanks for the recommendation ❤️

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  2. My skin is so dry and ive been looking for a new foundation, the revolution pro one looks like it could work really well for my skin!

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    1. It’s a amazing foundation, if you do pick it up let me know how you get on! Thanks for reading sweet x

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  3. Dasa Lavric says:

    Such a nice post!

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    1. Thank you lovely x

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  4. I need to check out that born this way foundation! It sounds awesome.

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    1. I definitely recommend it, such a lovely hydrating formula. Thanks for reading sweet x

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  5. Laura says:

    I love this post – I am using the Bourjois Healthy Mix Foundation at the minute and I’m loving it, especially because it doesn’t feel too heavy on my skin xx

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    1. Glad you love it too! The scent is perfect for summer ❤️

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  6. caitlincx says:

    Too faced just know how to nail the packaging don’t they?!

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    1. 100% 😍 thanks for reading lovely x

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  7. Joy says:

    I didn’t know the born this way foundation was ideal for dry skin. I’ll definitely purchase it, i have a combination to oily skin but i HATE matte foundation, i like dewy finish! Great collab xx

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    1. It was the coconut water that sold me when I first bought it! Let me know how it works for you if you pick it up. Thanks for reading lovely ❤️

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  8. These all sound awesome! I really want to try the Rimmel foundation, I’ve heard good things about it

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    1. I definitely recommend it if you prefer sheer coverage! The large doe foot applicator is interesting to use too! Thanks for reading lovely ❤️

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  9. love how you compared all of these, makes it so much easier to see them reviewed like that 🙌🏻

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    1. Thank you lovely 😘

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  10. Chanelle says:

    So many people love Bourjois Healthy Mix, hopefully one day I get to try it! Does the Too Faced foundation have a coconut scent because of the infusion of coconut water?

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    1. Its definitely worth trying, best bet is to pick it up when it’s on a 3 for 2 offer. Healthy Mix has a strong fruity scent and the Too Faced Foundation only has a little hint of coconut 😘

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  11. Oohhh great recommendations 😊 xx

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    1. Thank you lovely! ❤️

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  12. I need to try that Rimmel foundation, I love light coverage so it’s definitely foundation for me. xx

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    1. Let me know how you get on with it if you decide to try it! Thanks for reading sweet ❤️

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  13. ksloves says:

    Beautifully written and I love y’alls collaboration!!! so well done ❤

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    1. Aww thank you lovely ❤️

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  14. saradiz says:

    Love the post! I trued the Rimmel Breathable Foundation and it was really good! I really liked its formula! Btw, I just nominated you for an award! Head to the link below for more info!
    https://saradiz.wordpress.com/2018/05/28/mystery-blogger-award/

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    1. It’s looks so beautiful on the skin doesn’t it! Thank you lovely ❤️

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      1. saradiz says:

        It looks like I’m not even wearing foundation! And you’re welcome! xx

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  15. Thanks for this review ❤

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    1. Thanks for reading lovely ❤️

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