Best of Makeup 2018

Through research in trends in makeup, reviews, and new products, the best of makeup 2018 has been compiled. Starting with the natural way a person would apply make up, we offer a comprehensive list that includes descriptions, prices and even stores where you can find the products.

  • Primer

Smashbox Primer Water- The perfect barrier between your skin and makeup in the form of a refreshing mist. ($32 at Ulta)

  • Foundation

Too Faced Born This Way Foundation- A full coverage matte foundation with a little bit of a glow that stays on the skin all day. ($39 at Sephora or Ulta)

  • Concealer

Tarte Shape Tape Concealer- Super full coverage concealer that dries to a semi matte finish. ($27 at Ulta)


  • Powder


Cover FX Perfecting Powder- A translucent powder good for all skin types and gives a flawless airbrushed finish. ($35 at Sephora)

  • Bronzer/Contour

Anastasia Powder Bronzer- Can be used to warm up the face and contour. ($28 at Ulta or Sephora)


  • Blush


Flower Beauty Powder Blush- The rich shades allow you to build up your pigmentation. ($6.99 at Ulta)


  • Highlight


Maybelline Master Chrome- A soft metal highlight that you can blend with your finger tips. ($10 at Ulta)

  • Eyeshadow

Morphe Jaclyn Hill Eyeshadow Palette- Has a neutral range of transition shades for all different skin tones, also, includes half shimmers, half mattes, and some colorful shades. ($38 at Ulta)

Stila Glitter and Glow Liquid Eyeshadow- Applies to the lids like a gloss, but dries and never flakes. ($24 at Ulta)

  • Eyeliner

Smashbox Always On Liquid Liner- Gives the sharpest lines with a long life span. ($22 at Ulta)


  • Mascara


Covergirl Lash Blast- Bristles build large volume. ($8.99 at Ulta)


  • Brows


Benefit Precisely My Brow- Has the finest pencil tip to get a good brow . It is thin enough to help you mimic brow hairs, also, hard and waxy to help shape the brow. ($12 at Ulta)

  • Lips

Colourpop Ultra Glossy Lip- A wet looking gloss best layered on top of a lipstick or liner. ($6 on Colourpop)

  • Setting Spray

Morphe Continuous Setting Spray- Makes all powders and creams melt together on your face to look like skin. ($15 at Ulta)