Givenchy Prisme Libre Mat Finish & Enhanced Radiance Loose Powder
Individually, green colour corrector neutralizes redness, purple and blue brighten sallowness (on medium/dark and light skin tones, respectively) and yellow cancels out blue (like your under-eye circles). Correct it all in one go with a swirl of Givenchy Prisme Libre Mat Finish & Enhanced Radiance Loose Powder ($79)
Nina Ricci Les Monsters de Nina Ricci Eau de Toilette Natural Spray
The packaging for the fruity-floral Nina Ricci Les Monsters de Nina Ricci Eau de Toilette Natural Spray ($96 for 50 mL) has been given a limited-edition makeover in the form of lovable monsters Luna (pictured) and Nina.
Nude by Nature Perfecting Concealer
Nude by Nature Perfecting Concealer ($24) is the rare product that’s both pigmented enough to cover discoloration and hydrating enough to use under the eyes without emphasizing every line and crevice. We award bonus points for the formula’s brightening vitamin C, sourced from the Australian Kakadu plum.
Pixi Beauty MultiBalm in Baby Petal
What’s easier than using one product for both lips and cheeks? Using one in this foolproof soft-pink hue. You can apply Pixi Beauty MultiBalm in Baby Petal ($16) while sitting in the back of an Uber and still come out looking like you’ve been working with makeup genius Amanda Bell.
CoverGirl Flourish by LashBlast Mascara
CoverGirl Flourish by LashBlast Mascara ($11) is best used on days when you don’t want your eyelashes to be the star of the show. Think of it primarily as a lash treatment (coconut, papaya and avocado oils provide hydration) with the side benefit of a subtle mascara.
Decorté Eye Glow Gem in BL980 and GR781
“In Japan, foundation is considered the final step in skincare—it’s a fundamentally different philosophy that impacts how we formulate,” says Tyler Heiden Jones, general manager of Japan’s Kosé, the parent company of revered skincare line Decorté, which has recently expanded into colour cosmetics. This philosophy is also true for the Eye Glow Gem in BL980 and GR781 ($35 each).