* On-the-go beauty
* The compacts promise easy Coverage
* Fast application makes them ideal when you’re on the move
While applying makeup on the go is not ideal, it is necessary from time to time. When that time inevitably comes, you might as well use one of the best-selling, highly-rated and high-performing formulations around. We’ve listed below of the best compact foundations that have packed their state-of-the-art formulations into an easily accessible and travel-friendly compact.
All of these options provide buildable coverage, are easy to apply with their sponge applicators and have SPF built in for the ultimate protection.
1. Wet N Wild MegaCushion Foundation
Wet N Wild’s MegaCushion Foundation is a cushion foundation in a compact. Simply tap the cushion to add just the right amount of coverage or double tap to add more. This foundation is portable and its airtight, no mess compact makes applying and touching up your foundation fast and easy. MegaCushion is also infused with coconut derivative for a boost of hydration to give you luminous, lightweight coverage with SPF 15.
Wet N Wild MegaCushion Foundation
2. Neutrogena Healthy Skin Compact Makeup
Neutrogena’s Healthy Skin Makeup is a cream foundation in a portable compact. Their Healthy Skin line offers non-greasy makeup formulas that also use a unique triple antioxidant blend while working to improve the look and feel of your skin. This silky, lightweight formula gives buildable coverage while SPF 55 provides the most powerful level of UVA/UVB protection available in a compact foundation for an all- around naturally flawless look.
Neutrogena Healthy Skin Compact Makeup Foundation
3. CoverGirl + Olay Wrinkle Defying Foundation
CoverGirl + Olay’s Simply Ageless Foundation is their famous liquid foundation captured in a convenient cushion compact. Providing a fresh, luminous finish, this foundation allows for buildable coverage while their Hyaluronic Complex and Vitamin C work to “float” over the fine lines and wrinkles without settling into the skin.
Covergirl & Olay Simply Ageless Instant Wrinkle Defying Foundation
4. L’Oreal Paris Lumi Cushion Foundation
L’Oreal’s best-selling Lumi Foundation has been captured in a cushion compact. This liquid foundation has been infused into the traditional cushion sponge that delivers the perfect amount of makeup every single time. The original Lumi formula remains true to its name by providing a luminous finish with buildable coverage. The cushion compact allows you to build your coverage and glow level from sheer to medium while L’Oreal’s Precise Match Technology allows you to match your skin’s tone and undertone easily and accurately.
L'Oreal Paris True Match Lumi Cushion Foundation
5. Maybelline Dream Cushion Liquid Foundation
Experience the ultimate fresh-faced finish with the Maybelline Dream Cushion Liquid Foundation. This new formula delivers complete luminous coverage in a portable cushion compact. Increased color pigments deliver all-over coverage with a lighter feel giving you the freshest face possible.
Maybelline Dream Cushion Fresh Face Liquid Foundation
6. IT Cosmetics Confidence in a Compact
IT Cosmetics merges technology and makeup for the first ever solid serum foundation. Confidence in a Compact combines hydrolyzed collagen, hyaluronic acid, antioxidants and a super ceramide cream to transform your complexion while a full-coverage physical sunscreen protects your face. This foundation also features their proprietary anti-aging rejuvenating concentrate which will reduce the look of pores, discoloration, lines and wrinkles. You can expect a weightless, flawless finish all in one easy-to-use, airtight compact.