All the products needed for an immaculate complexion.
Well, dreamy, flawless skin quite frankly. The Holy Trinity of foundation, concealer and finishers that make you seem as though you're perennially standing in front of a ring-light.
So, first things first...
These hero foundations and buttery bases create a beautifully buffed blank canvas on which to build your makeup masterpiece. From skin-mimicking sheer to complete coverage, we’ve rounded up a selection that will truly ace your base.
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Mineral Blend Foundation, €18.95, Vichy - SHOP
Complexion Rescue Hydrating Foundation, €33, Bare Minerals - SHOP
Your Skin But Better CC+ Cream, €39, It Cosmetics - SHOP
HD Liquid Coverage Foundation, €8, Catrice - SHOP
Hollywood Flawless Filter, €40, Charlotte Tilbury - SHOP
Les Beiges Eau De Teint, €60, Chanel - SHOP
Dream Urban Cover, €14.99, Maybelline - SHOP
Where cult meets classic meets new-gen, these cover-ups should be shouted about. Whether you’re after colour correction, dark circle concealment or under-eye brightening, there’s a gem for you to try. Concealers have come so far – and in 2019, they've got a lot of work to do for the ‘always on’ generation.
Clockwise from front:
Liquid Concealer, €7, 3ina X Primark - In Penneys stores only
DermaBlend Colour Corrector in Yellow, €15, Vichy - SHOP
Instant Under Eye Concealer, €18, AYU - SHOP
Power Fabric Concealer, €37, Giorgio Armani - SHOP
Bye Bye Under Eye, €29, It Cosmetics - SHOP
Touche Éclat High Cover Radiant Concealer, €35, YSL - SHOP
Matte, shimmer, glow, shine or all-out sparkle – it’s your choice, but choose wisely. A perfectly placed wash of bronze on tired skin can transform a face, while a slick of highlight makes or breaks a Boomerang...Find that good light, in real life as well as in your makeup bag.
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Niteshine in Platinum Rose, €19, Glossier Play - SHOP
Perfecting Pen in Light Rose, €8.95, NOTE Cosmetics - SHOP
Radiant Skin Cream, €20, AYU - SHOP
Orgasm Liquid Highlighter, €32, Nars - SHOP
Soleil Summer Contouring Compact in Bask, €90, Tom Ford - SHOP
Soleil Tan De Chanel, €41, Chanel - SHOP
Beauty Base, €24.95, Sculpted by Aimee Connolly - SHOP
Glow 2 Go Duo Stick in Golden Peach, €29, Clarins - SHOP
A hearty congrats to all of the winners in this category!
Next time, we'll be shining the spotlight on your next beauty BFFs across Brows, Mascara and Colour.