Maybe you're wary of buying base at the drugstore. So let this be your Plan-B-my-regular-foundation-is-melting-off-my-face summer formula. The stay-put, powder-based BB absorbs quickly into skin, leaving it pleasantly matte—a damn good feeling when it's hot AF.CoverGirl Clean Matte BB Cream, $8, ulta.com.
The Best BB Creams for Your Buck: RIMMEL LONDON PERFECT BB CREAM MATTE: Mattifiers keep shine in check all day, and the medium-coverage formula feels comfortable on—it's not cakey or drying. It also serves as a nice primer and pore-minimizer if you choose to layer foundation, concealer, or blush on top. $6.99; ulta.com.
The Best BB Creams for Oily Skin: OIL-FREE MATTE, POWDER FINISH: For matte, oil-free coverage, this will be your new go-to. Coming out this July, the latest release from CoverGirl is light-weight, super smooth and was formulated with a powder system that helps fight shine. It does a great job of correcting blemishes and has a nice matte finish. CoverGirl Clean Matte BB Cream, $6.99-$8.99; Drugstores (out July 2016).