A Guide To Finding Your MAC Foundation Match

MAC are that brand; the connoisseurs of beauty, the icons of every makeup bag, the go-to when we need a stellar product, and their foundations are no exception to that rule. Whether you’re all about the matte finish or prefer the dewy look, MAC have your back. Full, medium, or sheer coverage, MAC have the foundation for you. Or maybe you need long-wearing coverage? MAC foundations have you covered (literally). And with at-least 30 shades in each of their foundation ranges, you know MAC have your match. 

To help you find The One, we’ve created a handy guide to finding the MAC foundation for you, and we’ve covered all bases, just like MAC

Studio Fix Fluid SPF15 Foundation

Coverage: Medium to full 

Finish: Matte 

Wear: 24-hours

Skin Type: All skin types, especially oily and acne prone skin  

Benefits: Oil free, controls oil and shine, offers broad spectrum UVA/UVB SPF15

The Studio Fix Fluid SPF15 Foundation has everything going for it. The non-comedogenic liquid formula is lightweight, buildable, and sits perfectly on the skin without fading, streaking, caking, or settling for up to 24-hours. With 67 shades available, the foundation helps to minimise the appearance of pores and imperfections to leave the skin looking smooth and even. 

Pro Longwear Nourishing Waterproof Foundation

Coverage: Medium 

Finish: Dewy  

Wear: 36-hours

Skin Type: All skin types

Benefits: Transfer resistant, waterproof, sweat and humidity resistant

Need a bit of flexibility in your routine? Then the Pro Longwear Nourishing Waterproof Foundation is for you. The waterproof formula can be used as both a foundation and a concealer so you can use it for work and for play. The oil-free foundation also helps to hydrate the skin, both instantly and in the long-term, so your skin always feels as good as it looks. 

Studio Radiance Face And Body Radiant Sheer Foundation

Coverage: Sheer 

Finish: Dewy  

Wear: Eight hours

Skin Type: All skin types, especially dry and sensitive skin 

Benefits: Lightweight, hydrating, waterproof 

Foundation doesn’t need to be a second skin. MAC’s Studio Radiance Face and Body Radiant Sheer Foundation is the one for when you need a lightweight veil and a satin finish. The liquid formula can be used on the face and the body and works to hydrate the skin for a glowing finish. The special blend of emollients featured in the formula work to deliver long-wearing; sheer buildable cover that always feels comfortable. 

Studio Fix Powder Plus Foundation

Coverage: Medium to full 

Finish: Ultra-matte 

Wear: 12-hours

Skin Type: All skin types, especially oily and acne prone 

Benefits: Controls oil and shine, reduces the appearance of pores, sweat and humidity-resistant

Who said foundation had to be liquid? Not MAC. The Studio Fix Powder Plus Foundation is a one-step powder and foundation that works to smooth the skin and control shine, all while allowing the skin to breathe. The photo-friendly formula leaves a velvety feel that won’t cake, streak, crease, or settle – all for 12 hours of wear.