Finding a foundation that will stay in place with oily skin can be hard, after a few hours it can start sliding over your face, but there’s a reason why MAC is loved by so many professionals, long-lasting and hard wearing, here are the best MAC Cosmetics foundations for oily skin.
To help keep your makeup all in place we've also picked out the best MAC powders for oily skin too.
- MAC Studio Fix Fluid SP15 Foundation
- MAC Studio Fix Powder Plus Foundation
- MAC Pro Longwear SPF10 Foundation
- MAC Studio Waterweight SPF30 Foundation
- MAC Pro Longwear Nourishing Waterproof Foundation
- MAC Studio Sculpt Foundation
- MAC Pro Longwear SPF20 Compact Foundation
- MAC Studio Tech Foundation
- MAC Matchmaster SPF15 Foundation
- MAC Mineralize Foundation/Loose
MAC Studio Fix Fluid SP15 Foundation
The liquid version of the classic Studio Fix Foundation provides medium buildable coverage and creates a flawless natural-matte finish, which doesn’t diminish your natural glow. What we love about this foundation is that it’s oil-free and long-wearing, the SP15 provides everyday sun protection too.
MAC Studio Fix Powder Plus Foundation
Studio Fix is ideal for those oily skin types who prefer a powder formula foundation. It's designed to be used dry, the powder and pigments create a matte, velvety texture. The formula contains Silica, this is there to absorb oils on the skin so you get a matte finish that lasts all day. There's also talc to help ensure a matte look. The talc has been milled to a microscopic size to provide a beautiful texture while allowing the skin to breathe. You can apply this foundation using a brush, sponge or powder puff, and its compact design means it’s perfect to carry around with you too.
MAC Pro Longwear SPF10 Foundation
The MAC Pro Longwear Foundation is a long wearing foundation that promises 15 hours of wear in any environmental condition. It’s lightweight and creamy and applies smoothly to provide sheer to medium coverage. Even in hot and humid conditions, this foundation controls oils to keep skin fresh, natural and flawless.
MAC Studio Waterweight SPF30 Foundation
The Studio Waterweight foundation feels weightless on the skin, and has a long-lasting finish. It works to control the levels of the oil in the skin, so you don't get a super shiny look half way through the day. The dropper designed bottle is something a little different, but also ensures that you use just the right amount of product that you need too.
MAC Pro Longwear Nourishing Waterproof Foundation
This foundation is tenacious, designed for super long wear. It ain't going nowhere when you apply this foundation. Designed to repel moisture, it's oil free and watertight. With this foundation you get a a medium coverage, that's easy to buil up to full coverage. It feels incredibly weightless on the skin, and you're left with a natural-looking satin finish that won't budge until you cleanse it away.
MAC Studio Sculpt Foundation
A creamy, luxurious, gel-based foundation that provides medium buildable to high coverage with a natural satin finish. It instantly revitalises the skin while keeping it looking smooth, soft and plush. It’s a long-wearing formula and water resistant.
MAC Pro Longwear SPF20 Compact Foundation
Get ten hours wear from this lightweight cream compact, perfectly suited for touch-ups on the go. It glides on skin comfortable, with a natural matte finish and broad spectrum UVA/UVB protection.
MAC Studio Tech Foundation
A tri-system blend of water, emollients and powder, it looks solid but glides on as a soft and creamy emulsion, providing skin with a natural matter, powder-perfect finish. Smooth to blend and easy to work with, it’s light diffusing so the foundation softens lines and creates a fresh, flawless finish.
MAC Matchmaster SPF15 Foundation
We're still not entirely sure how these types of foundations work, but they do. The Matchmaster foundation uses translucent pigments to give a coverage that's unique to your skintone. The foundation has line-reducing soft-focus powders and gives a demi-matte finish that moisturises the skin without it feeling greasy or slick.
MAC Mineralize Foundation/Loose
A silky, mineral-rich Mineralize Foundation/Loose with everyday SPF15 protection. It provides skin with a medium-buildable natural to natural-satin finish and brushes on easily for a smooth, radiant look. This formula helps skin stay healthy and nourished.