As much as we love our plakadong foundations, come summertime, all we want are products that provide ample coverage while still allowing our skin to breathe in the humid weather. This is where lightweight bases such as tinted moisturizers, sunscreens, and BB creams come into play.
And since we can never get enough of these lightweight bases, we decided to ask the girls at Cosmo Mixers for their go-to products with us. Keep on scrolling for their recos:
Shu Uemura UV Under Base Mousse POREraser CC
"I love the Shu Uemura UV Under Base Mousse POREraser CC! Sobrang lightweight niya and may coverage pa siya." - Michiko
Shu Uemura UV Under Base Mousse POREraser CC, P2,800, SephoraContinue reading below ↓Continue reading below ↓Recommended Videos
Sunglow By Fresh Skinlab Crème Tinted Sunscreen SPF50 PA++++
"I love the Sunglow Creme Tinted Sunscreen! Pwede mo siya i-build to full coverage if you want pero sobrang lightweight pa rin niya, as in." - Nastassia
Sunglow By Fresh Skinlab Crème Tinted Sunscreen SPF50 PA++++, P429, LazadaContinue reading below ↓
Bobbi Brown Tinted Moisturizer
"The Bobbi Brown Tinted Moisturizer offers sheer coverage but it gives you that nice, ~dewy~ glow." - Thea
Bobbi Brown Tinted Moisturizer, P2,350, SM Megamall
MAC Strobe Cream + MAC Studio Fix Fluid Foundation
"I usually mix a little bit of MAC Studio Fix Fluid Foundation with my MAC Strobe Cream, but if my skin’s looking particularly *good* that day, I’ll just go with the Strobe Cream alone to get that fresh and subtle glowy look." - Andrea
MAC Strobe Cream, P2,500, LazadaContinue reading below ↓
MAC Studio Fix Fluid Foundation, P2,650, LazadaContinue reading below ↓
Pixi H2O Skintint Tinted Face Gel
"I usually use the Pixi H2O Skintint in Caramel. It feels super light on the skin, and it has a very natural finish!" - Nami
Pixi H2O Skintint Tinted Face Gel, P1,390, Sephora
IT Cosmetics Your Skin But Better CC+ Cream SPF 50
"I love the IT Cosmetics Your Skin But Better CC+ Cream SPF 50. It evens out my skin tone, plus it has a dewy finish that doesn't look oily. It has SPF, too!" - Trixia
IT Cosmetics Your Skin But Better CC+ Cream SPF 50, P2,560, SephoraContinue reading below ↓
Kiehl's Ultra Light Daily UV Defense CC Cream
"The Kiehl’s Ultra Light Daily UV Defense CC Cream is my go-to lightweight base. It's has anti-pollution properties, has SPF 50+++, and is available in three shades." - Angel
Kiehl's Ultra Light Daily UV Defense CC Cream, P2,400, SM North EDSAContinue reading below ↓
Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer
"My holy grail base is the Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer. It has enough coverage to camouflage my redness, plus it gives me a fresh, dewy glow without that sticky feeling." - Angela
Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer, P2,050, Rustan's the Beauty SourceContinue reading below ↓
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