It’s often a chore to apply SPF before your make-up every morning but it’s one of the best pieces of advice any beauty expert can give you. It locks in a more youthful appearance and gives you an overall radiant glow without the need of the sun. At Fragrance Direct we have chosen some of the best foundations that have added SPF for the days you might be in a hurry and forget or just for that added extra protection.

Guerlain Parure Gold Fluid Foundation SPF30
Let’s start at the high-end foundations, we know it looks pricey sitting at £56 but, hear us out ok? Not only is it infused with gold pigments – OMG – it has a collagen boosting ingredient that also illuminates dark circles (are you sold yet?). It includes SPF30 – WOW – It brings dull, lifeless skin back to life with its smooth blend-able formula.

Clinique Even Better Foundation SPF15
Clinique are renowned for their fantastic skincare and they also take that into their make-up line. The Clinique Even Better Foundation does what it says, it gives you your skin but better and you get an added SPF15 on top. It delivers brighter skin both immediately and over time, Clinique promises to help even skin tone and SPF protection will fight hyper pigmentation.


Maybelline Dream Matte Mousse Foundation SPF15
Probably one of the most inexpensive foundations to include added SPF is the Maybelline Dream Matte Mouse. It’s been around since forever and most women will tell you they’ve tried it at least once in their lives. It’s fluffy light texture feels like nothing on your skin whilst still protecting you with SPF15 for less than £4.00 which is mind-blowing to us! You can also by 5 for 4 HERE.

DECLÇ?OR Hydra Floral BB Cream SPF15
Not so much a foundation but a BB Cream with the same effect. It’s extremely light weight and gels like a second skin, DECLÇ?OR is more known for their skincare products so you can trust them to protect your face when it comes to their make-up products. It’s flawless finish leaves you illuminated and fresh-faced, to give you that perfect pick me up just when you need it.

L’Oreal Nude Magnique Teint Foundation SPF18
Drugstore foundations can sometimes be forgotten about when it comes to the small extras that foundations offer, L’oreal Nude Magnique has an SPF18 which is brilliant for another foundation that’s worth less than £4. With lightweight texture and it’s skin like finish this is a perfect inexpensive buy to throw into your holiday bag.