4 Best Tarte Foundations for Your Makeup Collection





Last Updated: October 15, 2021

You can stop your search for the perfect foundation – Tarte is where it’s at. Tarte is all about their foundations looking natural and glamorous on their customers’ faces, while simultaneously feeling lightweight. But, even if you know you want a Tarte foundation, the next step is finding the best Tarte foundation for you. 

Thankfully, Tarte is very understanding and has a Foundation Finder feature on their website. You answer a few questions and Tarte does the rest of the work by matching you with the right foundation for you! 

You can also use their virtual try-on feature if you don’t feel like taking their quiz or you physically want to see how that foundation will look on you. Just choose “Virtual Try On” under “services,” click the foundation you want to try, and click “Find Shade & Try On.” 

You have the option to view through live camera, by uploading a photo, or seeing it from one of their models. 

Here are Tarte’s best foundations that perform best for the majority of people, based on our experience and research through various reviews!

Best Tarte Foundations

Face Tape Foundation

Price: $39

Say goodbye to all of those blemishes with Tarte Cosmetics’ Face Tape Foundation, offering 50 shade options for you to choose from!

This foundation is one of the best that Tarte has because of the immaculate results. Your skin will look smooth and radiant, your blemishes will be blurred, and your skin will feel moisturized but bare because of it’s lightweight, and full coverage is absolutely guaranteed. 

Some users had an issue where their shade was lighter than their actual skin tone but it wasn’t too noticeable. 

You can also purchase the face tape custom value set for the same price as the Face Tape foundation to gift to that friend still looking for the perfect foundation. 

It includes the face tape foundation, timeless smoothing primer, Amazonian 12-hour clay, and shape tape 16-hour stay spray. 

And don’t worry about TSA forcing you to throw away your foundation you plan to use during your vacation. Buy the travel-sized Face Tape Foundation for half price.

This foundation was made for all skin types and lasts for 12 hours.

Tarte Rainforest Of The Sea Foundation

Price: $39

Enjoy this 12-hour lasting nourishing and weightless foundation, made to give you protection in the sun with its included broad spectrum SPF 15 sunscreen and prevent signs of aging. 

The Rainforest of the Sea foundation by Tarte gives you a natural, beautiful and radiant look you crave when it comes to the perfect foundation. On top of that, it’s spot on when matching and blending with your natural skin tone. 

Coverage-wise, it is on the lighter side, so it’s perfect for people who don’t require a lot of coverage for their blemishes. 

It is best to apply this with a brush because this foundation is water-based and the beauty blender would soak up the content, preventing you from getting your desired coverage. 

Let this foundation make you look and feel fabulous while you vacation with the travel-sized Rainforest of the Sea. 

Amazonian Clay BB Tinted Moisturizer

Price: $39

Why not have a foundation that protects you from UVA/UVB rays and enhances the skin by blurring out your small imperfections? The Amazonian Clay BB Tinted Moisturizer featuring Broad Spectrum SPF 20 is your ideal foundation. 

It’s lightweight and moisturizing formula delivers a glowing natural finish that is to die for and leaves your skin feeling relaxed. 

When applying this, it is best to apply with a brush to get the best results. You could use a beauty blender but to get the coverage you want, a brush would be better and quicker. 

For those who are more acne-prone and are looking for a more matte finish, try the Amazonian Clay Foundation by Tarte

Tarte Clay Stick Foundation

Price: $29

You can count on Tarte’s Clay Stick Foundation to cover up the redness and uneven skin tone with its medium coverage and beautiful matte finish. 

It smoothly glides on the skin very well, light and creamy on the face,  blends extremely well with a beauty blender, and lasts up to 12 hours. 

For those with dry skin, it does tend to cling to the dry areas, so make sure you apply a moisturizer or primer before applying this. 

Not only does the Clay Stick Foundation perfectly fit into your clutch on that first date, it also is the perfect friend to take to the bathroom for touch ups! 

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