The following makeup must-haves are all popular cult-favorites because they look amazing on the majority of skin tones. Tried, tested, and true, these beauty products should be in all cosmectics-addicts’ kits. Click photos for more product details and information on where to purchase:
Benefit Hoola – One of Benefit Cosmetics’ famous “box-o-powders”, this bronzer gives you instant beauty gratification. Even on the fairest of skin, this natural looking bronzing powder won’t leave you looking orange like an Oompa-loompa.
Urban Decay Naked Palette is a makeup maven must-have. A universally flattering kit that features 12 eyeshadows including office-appropriate neutrals, summertime bronzy looks, and sultry smoky eyes. With such a diversity of highly pigmented shades at your fingertips, this palette is the ultimate bang-for-your-buck.
Urban Decay Primer Potion – This Holy Grail of eyeshadow primers is the most popular primer on the planet! It keeps eyeshadows stay put all day (and night) long, ensuring your shadows are crease-free.
NYX Jumbo Eye Pencil – A radiant eye liner that also doubles as an eye shadow. Another way to use them is as a eyeshadow base to make your eyeshadows last. They’re chubby, creamy pencils that glide on effortlessly—no pulling, tugging or fading—and come in a rainbow of 28 vivid hues. Start with the white shade “Milk” (the most popular color) to use on your waterline, inner corners, and as a highlighter.
Anastasia Beauty Express For Brows and Eyes – Top brow guru Anastasia’s portable brow maintenance kit that includes a sampling of some of her core brow products. The kit includes everything you need for perfectly groomed brows on the go. The portable palette contains Brow Powder Duo, Brow Wax, stencils, and an Angled Brow Brush with a mirror and instructions all in one convenient place.
L’Oreal Carbon Black Voluminous Mascara is volume building for thicker, plumper lashes. It’s a cult-favorite because it gives bold, dramatic lashes that are blacker than black. In a little as one coat, you’ll look like you’re wearing falsies!