The quest for the perfect dewy foundation is never-ending. But it’s especially tough when you’re looking for a dewy finish that doesn’t make your skin look oily. There are so many options on the market these days, and each one seems to promise a different result.

To help you out, I’ve gathered the best foundations for women over 50 with a dewy finish. These products are specifically designed to give your skin a healthy, youthful glow. 

Learn what to look for and how to tell if a particular foundation will work well with your skin type. Watch this!


Top 6 Best Dewy Foundations

All the foundations I tested are listed below and were rated based on my findings, taking into consideration my particular skin type…

YSL Touche Eclat Foundation Dewy and Luminous Finish

Yves Saint Laurent Touche É


  • Perfect luminious finish that gets better as the day goes on
  • Doesn’t gather in fine lines
  • Perfect medium coverage still allows your skin to show through and look natural
  • Gives your skin a 3D effect with light reflecting particles
  • Very moisturising on dry skin
  • A small amount goes a long way and the product is very buildable.

Ellis Faas Beauty Veil Foundation

Ellis Faas Skin Veil
  • Perfect satin/dewy finish that gives a soft focus, opposed to luminious dewy finish
  • Doesn’t gather in fine lines. Lasts all day
  • True medium coverage that is buildable. Covers uneven skintone easily
  • Very moisturising on dry skin
  • A small amount goes a long way and product is very buildable
  • Infused with moisturising skincare ingredients. perfect for mature skin
  • My rating: 10/10

Stila Aqua Glow Serum Foundation

  • Natural dewy and luminous finish with a light to medium coverage.
  • Very hydrating. Perfect for dry mature skin. Long wearing.
  • My rating: 9/10

Elizabeth Arden Prevage Anti Aging Foundation

  • Light to medium satin dewy finish.
  • Very lightweight and natural cover.
  • Perfect for dry mature skin
  • SPF 30
  • My rating: 8/10

L’oreal Infallible Glow Foundation

  • Infallible Glow Foundation
  • Medium luminous finish and build able.
  • This wore very well on dry mature skin…
  • Very good value for money
  • SPF 15
  • My rating: 8/10

Estee Lauder Water Fresh Makeup

Estee Lauder
  • Satin dewy finish and buildable… a little drying on my skin but lasted all day.
  • Not as dewy as the others tested.
  • SPF 30
  • My rating: 7/10

In Conclusion...

If you’re over 50 and looking for a foundation that will make you look dewy, not dry, I hope this blog post helps! I have tested dozens of foundations to find the best ones for women over 50, and I think I’ve found them.

Try out any of the great dewy foundations listed above, and let me know what you think!

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