The Best Foundations for Going Out, According to a Beauty Editor

Just imagine it now: You’re getting ready to head out on a Friday night, and your attitude is high and your makeup looks rad. You make it to the bar (or the house party, the club, or an especially fancy dinner), and you’re really feeling yourself. You take a quick trip to the bathroom for a mirror check. Uh-oh. Your heart sinks—your makeup has practically melted off your face. Your outlook is grim and you end up taking the pictures for the rest of the night instead of posing front and center. How, you ask, is it possible to avoid this dreaded problem? The perfect nighttime foundation. And guess what? We have 10 wonderful options.

Keep reading to find the right one for you.

Now that you’ve found the best nighttime foundation, read about the most natural-looking foundations for daytime wear, according to a makeup artist.