For a fresh, no makeup finish or if you have dry skin, Barose says to try a liquid foundation with light reflective pigments. "I love ones that set to a velvety finish without looking too dewy at first, which could quickly wear away," he says. Bobbi Brown Luminous Moisturizing Treatment Foundation, $52, sephora.com. - HarpersBAZAAR.com
"My main advice is to keep it light, but first and foremost, make sure you always have on sunblock," says Stern. This mineral-based version won't irritate eyes, and contains natural antioxidants like green tea and vitamin C to magnify the lotion's protective factors. MD Solar Sciences Mineral Lotion For Face and Body Broad Spectrum SPF 50, $34, us.spacenk.com.
In the Clear Another spot-fader, this potent solution claims Activated C (from vitamin C) as its star ingredient. Makers claim it helps break up melanin clusters, the cause of unwanted spots, and helps prevent new ones from forming. SHOP NOW: Kiehl's Dermatologist Solutions Clearly Corrective Dark Spot Solution, $ 50