6 Smart Buys for Your Makeup Bag
Revlon Photo Ready BB Cream Skin Perfector SPF 30
Brighten your skin, cover up flaws, add sun protection, and more with this über-beauty balm. Apply, blend in some blush, and you’re good to go.
To buy: $11, ulta.com.
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Clinique Chubby Stick Intense Moisturizing Lip Colour Balm
Pucker up: A balm that doubles as lipstick will keep you looking bright and smooth year-round. Available in eight flattering shades.
To buy: $17, clinique.com.
Laura Mercier Secret Camouflage
Cover up imperfections and tone down redness with this oil-free, long-wear concealer. Its two tones are made for blending to create a shade that’s perfect for your skin. Available in eight color combinations.
To buy: $32, lauramercier.com.
YSL Beauty Volume Effet Faux Cils Shocking Mascara
Fake lashes may give you the lushest fringe, but if they are not for you, add this magic wand to your bag. Its unique brush is made to give eyes a va-va-voom look.
To buy: $30, nordstrom.com.
Sephora Collection Smoothing Translucent Setting Powder
Leave the shine to your locks: This magic formula will give your skin a flawless matte finish all day long. On days you don’t feel like wearing makeup, just brush it on to camouflage small imperfections.
To buy: $16, sephora.com.