Smashbox Buildable 24-Hour Hydrating Foundation

Last updated: October 13, 2023


Get the look you prefer with this hydrating foundation, which allows you to apply the amount you need to get the coverage you prefer. It resists settling into pores and lines and doesn’t transfer or dissipate with sweat and humidity. The formula is built to help control oil and shine while also hydrating your skin.

We looked at the top Hydrating Foundations and dug through the reviews from some of the most popular review sites. Through this analysis, we've determined the best Hydrating Foundation you should buy.

Product Details

Key Takeaway: With this hydrating foundation, you get a formula that withstands sweat and humidity and doesn't rub off on your clothes.

In our analysis of 24 expert reviews, the Smashbox Buildable 24-Hour Hydrating Foundation placed 4th when we looked at the top 8 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

Medium-to-full buildable coverage. Never settles into pores & lines. Won’t cause breakouts. Controls oil & shine. Transfer-resistant, sweat & humidity-resistant.

Expert Reviews


What reviewers liked

Long-wear, water resistant formula. Fragrance-free. Hyaluronic acid delivers moisture.
- Byrdie
High coverage. Transfer and sweat resistant. Natural matte finish. Comes in 40 shades.

What reviewers didn't like

Not ideal for very dry skin.
- Byrdie
Needs to be set with powder to avoid cakey effect.
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