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Foundations Your Favorite Beauty Gurus Swear By 

Jessica L. Yarbrough
Updated August 13, 2019 8.1k votes 1.4k voters 80.3k views 17 items

List Rules Vote up the foundations that are worth the hype.

Trying to find a new foundation that will elevate your daily glam? Why not look to YouTube’s most-loved beauty gurus for suggestions?

Surprisingly, these elite MUAs favor both drugstore picks and the most luxurious formulas on the market. They know when to splurge and when to save, and they recommend foundation option for every budget. Even if you don't want to spend more than $10, there's a face base for you.

Of course, some of the foundation recommended by makeup artists will cost you a pretty penny. But it's all about whether you feel like emptying your wallet for a new foundation or that new highlighter. 

NikkieTutorials is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Foundations Your Favorite Beauty Gurus Swear By
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Wondering how to get flawless makeup that lasts all day? NikkieTutorials has the answer. She swears by Lancome Tient Idole Ultra Long Wear Foundation! Try it for $47.

Wayne Goss: Estée... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Foundations Your Favorite Beauty Gurus Swear By
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British beauty guru Wayne Goss calls Estée Lauder's Double Wear Makeup a game changer. Goss also says that the foundation has the best formula he's ever used. That's saying a lot because he's been making beauty content for years. Get it for under $50.

Manny MUA is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Foundations Your Favorite Beauty Gurus Swear By
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When YouTube sensation Manny MUA walked viewers through his full-coverage foundation routine, fans were shocked at his go-to foundation. Manny prefers L'Oréal Paris Infallible Pro-Glow Foundation, which is less than $10.

Desi Perkins: IT Cosmeti... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Foundations Your Favorite Beauty Gurus Swear By
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YouTube superstar Desi Perkins says CC creams have never worked for her, until this one. She loves IT Cosmetics Your Skin But Better CC Cream because it covers breakouts but "still feels like skin." It'll cost you less than $40.