Choosing the perfect foundation is a notoriously difficult task—especially when you’re shopping online. More often than not, it takes tons of trial-and-error to find The One. Luckily, this is where BeautyMNL steps in! Allow our shade-matching guide to narrow down your search. Whether you’re pale, tan, or somewhere in between, we assure you a match made in heaven. Now, let’s get swatching!

SWATCH GUIDE:

  • L’Oréal Paris True Match Liquid Foundation in F1 Rose Ivory is a cool, pink-toned ivory. Shop it here.
  • NYX Total Control Drop Foundation in 05 Light is neutral-toned and when blended out, resembles F1 Rose Ivory the most. Shop it here.
  • NYX Stay Matte Liquid Foundation in 04 Creamy Natural is warm-toned with strong yellow undertones. Shop it here.


SWATCH GUIDE:

  • L’Oréal Paris True Match Liquid Foundation in F2 Rose Porcelain is a cool, pink-toned porcelain. Shop it here.
  • NYX Stay Matte Liquid Foundation in 01 Ivory is neutral-toned with some yellow in it. Shop it here.
  • NYX Total Control Drop Foundation in 06 Vanilla has warm, peachy undertones and when blended out, looks just like F2 Rose Porcelain. Shop it here.


SWATCH GUIDE:

  • L’Oréal Paris True Match Liquid Foundation in G2 Gold Porecelain is a light, warm-toned beige. Shop it here.
  • Maybelline Fit Me Matte Foundation in 125 Nude Beige is neutral-toned with equal parts pink and yellow. When blended out, it resembles G2 Porcelain. Shop it here.
  • Maybelline Dream Liquid Foundation in P03 has a neutral-to-cool undertone. Shop it here.


SWATCH GUIDE:

  • L’Oréal Paris True Match Liquid Foundation in N3 Nude Vanilla has a true neutral undertone. Shop it here.
  • Maybelline Fit Me Matte Foundation in 230 Natural Buff has more yellow in it, giving it its warm undertone. Shop it here.
  • Maybelline Dream Liquid Foundation in B3 also has a warm undertone but with less yellow. When blended out, it appears most like N3 Nude Vanilla. Shop it here.


SWATCH GUIDE:

  • L’Oréal Paris True Match Liquid Foundation in G4 Gold Beige has a rich, neutral undertone that veers on warm. Shop it here.
  • Maybelline Fit Me Matte Foundation in 228 Soft Tan is a tad bit darker than G4 Gold Beige, but is more neutral. When blended, the two shades look almost like. Shop it here.
  • Maybelline Dream Liquid Foundation in 04 is the most ruddy, with cool undertones. But when blended, you can barely tell it from G4 Gold Beige and 228 Soft Tan. Shop it here.


SWATCH GUIDE:

  • L’Oréal Paris True Match Liquid Foundation in N7 Nude Ambre is a rich tan with neutral undertones. Shop it here.
  • NYX Total Control Drop Foundation in 12 Classic Tan also has a neutral undertone and when blended out, most closely resembles N7 Nude Ambre. Shop it here.
  • NYX Stay Matte Liquid Foundation in 09 Tan has a neutral-to-warm undertone and when blended, its yellow undertones shine through. Shop it here.

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