If you ask us, one K-beauty invention that we are most thankful for is cushion compacts. They are portable, easy to use, and can give us a fresh-faced look with just a few taps. One big problem that we encounter though, is the lack of diversity in shade ranges. This poses a big problem for morenas because the colors only cater to fair complexions, leaving brown-skinned Pinays in the dark.
That said, we listed down the brands that offer cushion compacts with shade ranges that are more than just the usual milky and beige tones. Keep on scrolling for your next holy grail product:
Innisfree My To Go Cushion
Korean compact cushions usually just cater to fair and medium skin tones, so imagine our delight when famous brand Innisfree released the My To Go Cushion. It comes in 10 shades that range from light to deep hues. Plus, My To Go Cushion offers buildable coverage and delivers a dewy finish. If you're still not convinced, our favorite morena YouTuber, Johnreyslife, loves it!
INNISFREE My To Go Cushion, P1690, SM Megamall
Superface Zoom In Mesh Cushion
SUPERFACE Zoom In Mesh Cushion, P1520, Charis
MAC Studio Fix Complete Coverage Cushion Compact
Love cushion compacts but aren't a fan of their usual dewy finishes? MAC Cosmetics has your back! The Studio Fix Complete Coverage Cushion Compact has a beautiful velvet matte finish, and in true MAC fashion, it comes in 24 shades. You're sure to find your perfect match!
MAC Studio Fix Complete Coverage Cushion Compact, P2,200, Lazada, Powerplant Mall
J.Cat Beauty Cushion Compact
If you're looking to combine makeup and skincare, try out J.Cat Beauty's cushion compact! It contains hyaluronic acid that will bring moisture to your face and help strengthen the skin barrier.
J.CAT BEAUTY Cushion Compact, P839, jcatbeautyph.co
Clinique Even Better Makeup Full Coverage Cushion Compact SPF 50/PA++++
Clinique's Even Better Makeup Cushion Compact offers full coverage while allowing your skin to breathe. It doesn't clog pores and is sweat- and water-resistant!
CLINIQUE Even Better Makeup Full Coverage Cushion Compact SPF 50/PA++++, P2350, SM Megamall
Dior Diorskin Forever Perfect Cushion
If you want to even out your skin tone and blur large pores, turn to Dior's Diorskin Forever Perfect cushion. It won't emphasize rough skin texture, and it will keep the face shine-free for a long time.
DIOR Diorskin Forever Perfect Cushion, P2850, Rustan's Makati
Laneige BB Cushion Pore Control
Other than its pretty, mermaid-like packaging, Laneige's BB Cushion Pore Control also has mattifying properties that will keep your face shine-free all day! Plus, it provides a minty, cooling sensation upon application, making it ideal for touchups during hot summer days.
LANEIGE BB Cushion Pore Control, P1800, althea.kr
*This story originally appeared on Cosmo.ph. Minor edits have been made by the Preview.ph editors.