This story was updated in January 2019.
The scorching sun is my worst enemy during summer. My skin becomes red and oily and to top it all, I get tanned quite easily. Most of my beauty products have SPF in them - including my compact powder. I usually use a BB stick first on my skin and then follow it up with an SPF compact. This makeup routine not only protects my skin from the sun but also gives my complexion a radiant and even-toned finish. If you’re confused about which compact to settle for, no worries, I’m always here to help!
Compacts are an absolute essential in your makeup routine, and when they have SPF, you can’t wish for more.Here are 10 summer-friendly compacts to brighten up your face:
Worried about picking a shade that won’t match your skin tone? Lucky for you, this compact with SPF suits most Indian skin tones. Giving your complexion a matte and longwear coverage, it acts as a shield against the harmful rays of the sun. Plus, the bright yellow packaging is simply adorbs!
Price: Rs 210. Buy it here.
Do you want a complexion perfector? Then, ladies, that’s what you will exactly get! Enriched with biological antioxidant properties, the compact powder with sunscreen leaves your skin feeling refreshed, energized and cool. Did we mention that it contains SPF 30 in it and protects your delicate skin from the sun? Yep, it’s pretty awesome.
Price: Rs 599. Buy it here.
You’ll never find any of a makeup product like this one because of its 5 in 1 properties - primer, concealer, foundation, compact, and SPF 20. The creamy texture of the compact is gentle on the skin and effortlessly blends with the skin tone.
Price: Rs 725. Buy it here.
If you’ve never used Bioderma products before, now is the perfect time to give them a shot. We heard that their compact powder with SPF is pretty good. This one evens out skin tone and gives a healthy bronze look. You’ll love it because it gives your skin a smooth and radiant finish.
Price: Rs 2,835. Buy it here.
No matter the type of skin you have, this compact powder with sunscreen will do justice to your complexion. This fine, soft, and super lightweight compact powder blends into your natural complexion perfectly and gives your skin a dewy finish.
Price: Rs 1,695. Buy it here.
Wouldn’t you pick this powder up just because of its pretty packaging? Apparently, this pressed powder with spf gives skin a lovely matte finish and tackles discolouration like a pro! If you have oily skin, the tea-tree complex will surely make life easier.
Price: Rs 239. Buy it here.
Just so you know, this product is oil-free and has SPF 27 in it. It gives a perfect, natural finish to the skin and offers a variety of shades for you to choose from. Once you start using this baby on a regular basis, we bet you’ll get hooked on it instantly.
Price: Rs 2,990. Buy it here.
This rose face powder by Lakme will give you an enviable blush with the added protection of sunscreen. It also comes with a subtle, sweet fragrance that is derived from natural extracts. Its natural hues make it the perfect compact powder for wheatish skin.
Price: Rs 160. Buy it here.
Maybelline New York’s BB Cushion spreads evenly in just a few seconds and conceals spots to give you a clearer looking skin. It also comes with PA++ and SPF 29, thus keeping your skin protected. Its available in two shades (light and natural), and will act as the perfect compact powder for wheatish skin tone.
Price: Rs 1,100. Buy it here.
This compact with spf 18 by Colorbar has an ultra-fine, lightweight formula that effortlessly locks in your concealer and foundation! Enriched with vitamin E, this product is all you need to add in your base makeup routine and will give you a spot-on no makeup look!
Price: Rs 300. Buy it here.
So, what are you waiting for? Grab your phone and shop your way to glory!