Find Your Bobbi Brown Foundation Colour Match

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Having problems matching your skin tone to your foundation? You’re not alone! Because the Bobbi Brown foundation range offers so many shades to choose from, you’re sure to meet your match.

Finding a foundation to exactly suit your skin tone can be a challenge. Especially when you’re shopping online! There’s nothing worse than a foundation that doesn’t blend in and doesn’t match your neck.

Fear not: if there’s one brand that knows a thing or two about foundation matching, it’s the inimitable Bobbi Brown.

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Founded in 1991 by makeup artist Bobbi Brown, the brand quickly established itself as an intelligent makeup innovator. The Bobbi Brown foundation shades continue to suit every skin type.

The brand’s ethos centres around a healthy, natural look. In keeping with this brand-wide theme, the impressive Bobbi Brown foundation colour chart boasts a selection of shades that complement every gender, skin tone, and skin texture.

Whether you’re looking for a tinted moisturiser or the best stick foundation, Bobbi Brown’s got your back (and your face!).

When looking for a new foundation, you’ll want to check out the Bobbi Brown foundation swatches that sit within the product description on the Adore Beauty site. And when it comes to coverage selection, you’re spoilt for choice with the extensive formulation range!

From Bobbi Brown skin nourishing glow foundation swatches to working with the best Bobbi Brown foundation for dry skin, you can keep your complexion happy with a selection from the extensive range.

What are the Bobbi Brown shade ranges?

Bobbi Brown offers 3 shade ranges (light, medium, dark) which encompass a slew of defined tones and formulas. With such variety—up to 43 shades to choose from!—you can easily pick the best shade for your skin.

When you’re checking out Bobbi Brown long wear foundation swatches, you’re almost guaranteed to find your perfect match.

Whether you have dark, medium, or light skin, check out the Bobbi Brown foundation shade chart. From looking for the best Bobbi Brown foundation for dry skin to sifting through Bobbi Brown foundation reviews, it's now easier than ever to match your skin tone.

How to choose your foundation shade?

Whether you’re sporting a sumptuous Warm Almond skin tone or a fair Alabaster complexion, it’s now easier than ever to shop for a new foundation shade online.

Knowing how tricky it can be to shop for a new foundation, Adore Beauty Founder and CEO Kate Morris built a comprehensive foundation shade-comparison platform that helps nail the perfect foundation for you.

  • Once you've found the Bobbi Brown foundation formula that’s perfect for your skin type and texture, click on the unique Findation feature that sits within every Adore Beauty foundation product page.

  • Hit ‘Find My Shade’ and fill in details about a foundation shade from another brand that you’ve previously enjoyed.

  • The impressive tool will then sift through the Bobbi Brown swatches and tell you the best colour to suit you.

Sound complicated? It’s not. Give it a try! Honestly, you’ll never feel lost when shopping for foundation online again.

And Findation isn’t just for Bobbi Brown foundations. Whether you’re seeking out a MAC foundation, an Estée Lauder foundation, or a Make Up For Ever colour match, at, you’re sure to meet your best-ever foundation match.

How do Bobbi Brown’s shade ranges work?

With an impressive number of shades and foundation colours, Bobbi Brown has a precise match for every ethnicity.

  • If you have light skin, explore the Alabaster, Porcelain, Warm Porcelain, Ivory, and Warm Ivory shades.

  • If you have a medium skin tone, check out Warm Beige, Natural, Natural Tan, Warm Natural, or Golden Natural.

  • If you have dark skin, you can enjoy Warm Almond, Golden Almond, Almond, Cool Almond, and Warm Walnut.

But the selection doesn’t stop there! If you're checking out the Bobbi Brown Long Wear Foundation swatches, you might notice there's an even bigger selection of colours to sift through. Because there are more than 40 shades to choose from, you can easily nail down the one that works best for you.

What is the Best Bobbi Brown Foundation?

Are you overwhelmed by deciding on a Bobbi Brown weightless powder foundation shade and getting lost among Bobbi Brown skin long wear foundation swatches? If so, we’ve rounded up the best foundation formulas for you.

By reading through our detailed recommendations, you can work out exactly what’s going to complement your natural skin type.

Always fresh-looking and never cakey, the right Bobbi Brown foundation is your friend for life.

If you have a long day ahead, you need a foundation you can rely on. Available in an extensive range of shades that blend into your skin like butter, this 16-hour long-wearing foundation makes your skin radiate health. Crafted via a speedy cold-fusion process, the silky emulsion features a blend of skin-loving ingredients that help control oily patches and blend pigmentation away. You’ll feel like you’re wearing a second skin when you smooth on this foundation.

  • Although dewy skin is all the rage, there’s something delightful about matte foundation. Carefully crafted to enhance your natural complexion, the Bobbi Brown Skin Weightless Long-Wear Foundation SPF15 smooths on sumptuously. Always healthy-looking and never cakey, this blend applies weightlessly to the skin for a full-coverage finish. Comfortable, breathable, and easy to apply, this foundation makes your skin look naturally flawless.

  • A masterpiece in long-wearing foundation, Bobbi Brown Skin Weightless Long-Wear Foundation SPF15 withstands extreme weather conditions. Whether you’re battling humidity or dealing with rain, this formula will stay in place for as long as you need it to. Perfect for normal-to-oily skin types, this medium to full coverage foundation works for anyone of any age. Controlling shine while keeping the skin hydrated, this foundation won’t sink into creases or streak on your skin. And it comes in an impressive assortment of shades to choose from. Use the Findation tool to nail your perfect match.

Carefully crafted to look like skin and not makeup, this foundation minimises the appearance of pores, evens tone, and conceals imperfections. Made with a broad-spectrum SPF, this formula complements all skin types. Whether you have oily skin or dry skin, this versatile formula easilys builds from sheer to full coverage for a healthy glow. Formulated to stay true to your skin tone, this blend remains streak-free as your day wears on.

  • Long gone are the days of cakey-looking, pore-clogging foundation. Designed to instantly plump your skin with a refreshing feel, Bobbi Brown Skin Foundation SPF 15 sits on your skin undetectably. Offering all-day hydration for your complexion, this formula smooths on for a second skin-like finish. With SPF for added protection, this formula evens out your skin’s tone for a beautiful complexion. It’s the perfect long-wear foundation for full coverage.

  • Designed to lightly cushion the skin with a lick of hydration, Bobbi Brown Skin Foundation SPF 15 leaves your complexion looking natural. Easy to blend out and build up, it’s the ideal formula for normal, oily, and dry skin. Apply a light layer of the foundation to your skin after moisturising. Blend using a brush, your fingers, or a blender. You’ll easily find a foundation to suit your skin tone within this wide collection.

Smooth and comfortable, this powder won’t oxidise or clog your pores as your day goes on. Easy to blend for a smooth, effortless complexion, this makeup conceals imperfections and minimises the appearance of wrinkles and frustrating fine lines. Your skin will look revived and refreshed after every application. If you love a shine-free complexion, you’ll adore this convenient powder foundation.

  • Some days, you just don’t want the hassle of a liquid foundation. Easy to travel with and always effective, Bobbi Brown Skin Weightless Powder Foundation has a creamy texture that applies like cashmere. Easy to buff into the skin, the powder delivers a polished, perfected complexion that nevers looks cakey or unnatural. Available in 20 true-to-skin shades, this formula erases the look of large pores and gives skin a blurred, soft finish. Inspired by natural-looking, beautiful skin, this oil-free powder mattifies the skin without drying it out.

For medium-to-full coverage that’s easy to apply on the go, pick up Bobbi Brown Skin Weightless Powder Foundation. Perfect for normal-to-oily skin types, this foundation offers adjustable coverage you can tailor to your needs. Easy to apply with the puff that comes with, or a powder brush of your own, this natural powder will leave you loving the way your skin looks. Never cakey-looking and always natural, this powder can be applied in the morning and popped in your purse for touch-ups.

Whether you’re blending out a liquid foundation, smoothing over a stick formula, or simply polishing for a natural finish, this brush will give you the desired effect. Apply as much foundation as you need to the angled edge of the brush. Stroke the colour onto your skin. Buff around the nose and mouth first, and blend out as needed. Whether you’re a full-coverage gal or a guy who needs a helping hand, this foundation brush is a must-have tool for your collection.

  • As tempting as it is to simply slather on your foundation and blend it in with your fingertips, the Bobbi Brown Foundation Brush will give your skin a smooth, poreless finish. If you’re going to drop a chunk of your paycheck on a good foundation, make the most of it by investing in some solid tools. Working to give you a flawless look that lasts all day, this brush polishes any wet formula into your skin with ease. Use it to apply all your favourite foundation blends to achieve a natural, even look.

  • Loved by makeup editors across the globe, the Bobbi Brown Foundation Brush gives your skin a professional finish. Expertly crafted and angled to blend your skin out evenly, this brush is easy to use and easy to clean. Foundation disappears into your complexion with ease for a skin-like, natural finish. Use with a liquid, stick, or cream foundation, and use short strokes to create the perfect base.

When you find a foundation that suits your skin tone and type, you might never want to let it go. Loved by many, Bobbi Brown Intensive Skin Serum Foundation SPF 25 is one of those holy-grail products you’ll want to keep clutched between your palms. Designed to correct your complexion with a unique silky, soft finish, you’ll love the radiant finish this formula gives. Crafted to correct a tired complexion in a single step, Bobbi Brown Intensive Skin Serum Foundation makes it easy to find your colour match. Give your skin a recharge with this bi-phase serum foundation.

  • Trying something new is always fun. If you want to keep your skin looking silky-soft, it could be time for you to explore Bobbi Brown Intensive Skin Serum Foundation SPF25 shades. With an abundance of colours to choose from, find your match by exploring the Findation tool. Infused with a unique Active Skin Energizing Complex, this makeup makes your skin beam with health after every use. The solid sun protection, Peptides, and botanical extracts in this foundation help defend and protect the skin.

  • Enriched with an impressive host of skincare ingredients, Bobbi Brown Intensive Skin Serum Foundation SPF25 gives skin a naturally radiant edge. Cordyceps and Artemina extracts work alongside Argireline Peptides to help defend the skin from environmental aggressors. Working to replenish the collagen levels in your skin, this serum makeup delivers a natural, long-wearing finish. A little goes a long way with this foundation. Apply a small amount to the centre of your face and blend out. This is a great Bobbi Brown foundation for mature skin.

If you have oily skin, you might find that most foundations quickly start to separate and slip around the nose and the mouth. With a Power Protein Complex to keep the skin smooth, this liquid-to-powder makeup gives you skin a balanced, healthy finish. Helping to control oil and staying true to your skin tone, this unique blend helps keep your skin protected while you crack on with your busy day.

  • Some foundation formulas really are different. Made with no nasties and a blend of skin-loving ingredients, Bobbi Brown Skin Long-Wear Fluid Powder Foundation SPF20 self-sets onto the skin for a soft-matte, natural-looking finish. Made for long-lasting perfection, the SPF 20 in the formula protects the skin from daily aggressors and harsh UV rays. Designed to resist the oxidising effects of sweat, this foundation stays in place, even on oily skin. Lightweight and colour-true, it’s sure to come in a shade that suits you.

  • To keep your skin looking its best, pick up easy-to-use Bobbi Brown Skin Long-Wear Fluid Powder Foundation SPF20. Setting onto the complexion with a soft, matte, lightweight finish, this formula helps protect the skin from blue light, UV rays, and general environmental pollution. Apply a small amount to the centre of your face. Use a brush or blender to smooth over the skin evenly. If you love just a hint of tint, this could be your new favourite foundation.

There’s nothing quite like the look and feel of soft, supple skin. Enhanced with a broad-spectrum sunscreen for added protection, this foundation makes your skin beam with health. Perfect for normal-to-dry skin and available in many wearable shades, the formula lets your beloved freckles show through while blending away unwanted imperfections.

  • Even if you’re a dedicated full-coverage soul, sometimes, you want to leave the house sporting just a lick of foundation. If you love a lightweight feel and barely-there finish, introduce yourself to Bobbi Brown Nude Finish Tinted Moisturizer SPF 15. This creamy blend smooths out uneven patches and gets to work on redness. Infusing the skin with a refreshing hit of hydration, the unique formula makes your skin look revived and naturally radiant.

  • Naturally nourishing but sheer on the skin, this foundation has an ultra-light finish that softly hides uneven patches. Bobbi Brown Nude Finish Tinted Moisturizer SPF 15 can easily be applied with your fingertips. You’ll enjoy plump, hydrated skin with every application. Offering natural-looking, everyday protection, this refreshing formula will give even very tired skin a sheer lift.

With a powder puff that makes on-the-go application easy, this sheer powder sets and perfects foundation on all skin types. If you love a light touch-up during your lunch break, this portable compact will stay safe and sit discreetly in your drawer at work. Apply as much or as little as you desire.

  • To keep your careful chosen foundation in place, you need to pick up a powder that does the hard work for you. With a sheer finish and a selection of natural-looking tones, Bobbi Brown Sheer Finish Pressed Powder absorbs oil from the skin without leaving a powdery, pore-clogging finish. Made with Vitamin E for a healthy-looking glow, this pressed powder gives you a smooth, flawless finish that lasts all day.

  • If you’ve spent a precious few morning minutes blending in your foundation, make sure it stays in place all day with Bobbi Brown Sheer Finish Pressed Powder. Setting foundation without clogging the skin, this sheer formula delivers a barely-there finish. Gently press the powder onto your skin using the enclosed puff. Tap the areas that tend to get oily first. Reapply as often as you need to throughout the day.

Shopping for foundation online doesn’t have to be hard. Whether you’re seeking out a dark full-coverage foundation or lusting after a sheer, barely-there tinted moisturiser, the Bobbi Brown range has a product to suit you. Explore the range, decide on the formulation your skin will love, and find your perfect shade with the Findation tool.

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