Tinted Moisturizers 101
Tinted moisturizers have recently become very popular in the beauty community - and its for a good reason. Tinted moisturizes are formulated with skin-loving ingredients, provide a healthy sheer-to-medium glow, and are often formulated with SPF coverage - to protect our skin from the ultimate skin-ager... the sun.
Below, you will find our 6 top picks for tinted moisturizers - it doesn't matter if you're dry, oily, or a combination of the two - theres a tinted moisturizer for you!
1. bareMinerals Complexion Rescue Tinted Moisturizer SPF 30 - $40 CAD
The oh-so-loved bareMinerals Tinted Moisturizer is a 4x Best of Beauty Allure winning product. It is a great choice for those with normal skin types. This tinted moisturizer comes in 20 different shades, and offers a light coverage - perfect for that "no-makeup-makeup-look". The consistency of this product is quite light and gel-like, which wears very comfortably throughout the day. It is also packed with good-old Hyaluronic Acid, which provides increased skin hydration with extended use.
2. Nars Pure Radiant Tinted Moisturizer - $58 CAD
The Nars Radiant Tinted Moisturizer is the perfect choice for those with dry skin types. This tinted moisturizer comes in 20 different shades, and offers a dewy, sheer - yet buildable coverage. The consistency of this product is very similar to a moisturizing cream, which provides the skin with a supple, hydrated feel. This product is packed with Vitamin C, which is proven to brighten the complexion of the skin over time. I mean, who wouldn't want antioxidants packed into their tinted moisturizer, right?
3. Laura Mercier Oil-Free Tinted Moisturizer - $59 CAD
The Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer is a top pick for those that experience oily skin (ourselves included). This tinted moisturizer comes in 20 shades, and offers a demi-matte, light coverage. The consistency of this product is super light and airy, and - bonus, is also oil-free. This product offers oil-absorbing powders directly in the formula, which combats a dreadful shiny t-zone.
4. Maybelline Fit Me Tinted Moisturizer - $12.99 CAD
The Maybelline Tinted Moisturizer is suitable for all skin types - so basically, anyone can benefit from this product. This tinted moisturizer offers a hydrating formula that gives the skin a sheer, natural coverage. This product comes in a shade range of 14 different varieties and will give you the, "I woke up like this", look - every time. Not to mention, it is a very affordable option - who doesn't love that?