Looking for a vegan foundation that provides excellent coverage without looking or feeling cakey? Below we’ve rounded up the best vegan foundations on the market as well as a setting spray that will help you keep your make-up looking perfect all day long.
Elf Flawless Finish Foundation
- Pros: Lightweight, doesn’t dry out skin, SPF-15, great coverage, ideal for everyday use
- Cons: Thinner than expected, best to try the shade before purchasing, works best when used with a primer/ fixing spray
Elf foundation is the best vegan foundation for daily use. It provides great coverage without looking or feeling cakey. This foundation is also lightweight and doesn’t dry out your skin.
The one thing we would recommend with this foundation is that you use it with a primer and fixing spray to make it last longer and reduce transferring.
NYX Can’t Stop Won’t Stop Foundation
- Pros: Great value, full coverage, non-greasy
- Cons: Thick consistency, dries quickly
This vegan liquid foundation is great for anyone looking for an affordable but quality option. It is suitable for all skin types and offers great coverage.
One thing to keep in mind is that you need to blend this foundation immediately as it dries quickly.
NYX Makeup Setting Spray
- Pros: A small amount goes a long way, keeps make-up in place even when exposed to water, lightweight
- Cons: Matte finish may not be for everyone
This lightweight vegan spray is great for keeping make-up in place while reducing shine. The setting spray is great for use on powder and liquid foundations and it is a particularly good formula for use with oily skin.
Vegan Buildable Mineral Powder Foundation Gaya
- Pros: Natural look, silky feel, long-lasting
- Cons: Some users have found this foundation doesn’t provide full coverage
This mineral powder foundation feels lovely and produces a natural look that lasts all day. This powder is gentle and doesn’t cause irritation or dryness. It’s also effective for neutralizing redness.
This is the powder foundation to use if you want a healthy, natural glow.