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The 9 Best Powder Foundations to Thwart Summer Sweat
The primary factor that sets liquid and powder foundations apart — aside from the obvious — is that powder foundations are especially good for oily, acne-prone, or sweat-prone skin types thanks to their ability to suck up excess moisture while simultaneously offering complexion-evening coverage. They’re also handy for quick, on-the-go touch-ups when you want to nix midday shine, so keeping a compact in your purse, gym bag, or beach tote is a wise move for anybody. Here's a selection of powder foundations from drugstore to luxe with formulas and packaging that are particularly ideal for summer, meaning they're lightweight, have built-in SPF, and can hold up to blazing temps — not to mention it's another beauty product you don't have to be concerned about TSA confiscating while you were just innocently trying to take a little vacation.