Most of us Irish girls have been graced with porcelain complexions, so when it comes to finding our shades in foundation the struggle is real.
From drugstore to beauty counter many a pale girl has traveled in search for the perfect shade.
Fear not as we’ve found the cosmetic ranges that cater to the fair of face.
Take a look:
PS Pro in Porcelain – €6
Penneys’ PS Pro range is a power house of discount cosmetics.
Their PS Pro foundation is a perfect dupe for Laura Mercier and gives great full coverage for only €6.
It stays put all day no matter what your day calls for and with SPF 15 it helps to protect your fair skin from sun damage.
Soft and velvety, this will leave your skin smooth to the touch and is a fantastic fit for pale skin.
L’Oreal True Match in Rose Ivory – €14.99
L’Oreal is a brand that’s been around for a long time and they may have just created the budget foundation that you’ve been praying for!
A firm drugstore favourite with Irish women this new formula True Match range does exactly what it says on the tin.
A huge hit with Irish beauty bloggers like The Beautiful Truth it holds it own beside the luxury brand foundations.
Soft and airy it’s a fantastic day time foundation that won’t look cakey.
MAC Face and Body in N10 – €32
When you think make up you think MAC.
The make up artist brand of choice it leaves your skin picture perfect.
Suited to even sensitive skin this foundation won’t cling to dry patches and is an incredibly versatile product.
Easy to build upon for light to full coverage it will leave you with dewy, smooth skin and won’t feel heavy on your face.
Bourjois in Light Vanilla – €13.99
Another beauty blogger favourite , Bourjois healthy mix hydrates as well as giving you smooth, flawless skin.
It gives 16 hours of coverage keeping you looking fab and fresh faced all day.
A great foundation for keeping your skin moisturized in this cold weather, it gives great coverage while leaving you with a healthy glow.
Estee Lauder in Cool Bone – €40
This fan favourite could have it’s own spot in the make up hall of fame.
Beloved by make up users worldwide not only will you find your perfect light shade but it will keep you looking flawless all day.
Double wear is a must have for your cosmetics collection and works great for special events especially weddings and debs.
Although it is the most expensive foundation in our list fans of Estee Lauder agree that it is a product they go back to time and time again and is definitely worth the investment.
Great for all skin types it reigns supreme as one of the world’s favourite foundations.