Searching for a foundation that is perfect for you can be a difficult feat; it may seem next to impossible to sift through the thousands of options out there that meet your specific needs. Will it last all day? Will it make your face look caked-on? Will it make your skin break out? Water-based foundations answer all of these questions. The “your skin but better” look they give is weightless, buildable, long lasting, and ultimately won’t clog your pores. There are bonus benefits if your skin tends to be oily, too.
We’ve rounded up our favorite water-based foundations so you don’t have to—click through to check them out.