Concealers are one of the crucial things when it comes to makeup. Many of you skip concealers assuming that it is more or less like a foundation and foundation can do the work of a concealer. But, you are mistaken here as concealer is altogether a different formulation that is targeted to correct the extreme discolorations, like dark circles, blemishes, acne marks, etc. Makeup gurus always suggest opting for 2 colors lighter tone of concealer than your existing foundation so that they both look natural, when blend on face.
Choosing the right type of concealer and most importantly the best brand is really crucial else it can look cakey and artificial on your face. Here, I am suggesting you the best brands for concealers that you must try and if you already have, then, read on to know the correct formulation.
#1 Clinique All About Eyes Concealer
It is a multi-tasking liquid concealer that targets impeccably on your under eye dark circles and blemishes. It is absolutely oil-free, long lasting and most importantly, doesn’t get settled in the crease of your lines around eyes.
#2 Make Up For Ever Full Cover Concealer
The biggest attribute of this concealer is that it is water-proof, and it targets your extreme flaws and imperfections, like scars, beauty spots, severe skin damage, or birth marks. It comes in an array of 12 shades. So, if you want a concealer that really lasts long, this one is made for you.
#3 Bobbi Brown Creamy Concealer Kit
It is a creamy formulation by Bobbi Brown that sits easily over dark-circles, covering them and brightening the under eye area. Besides, it also maintains the skin’s moisture level for smooth and fuss-free look.
#4 Estee Lauder Double Wear Stay-in-Place Flawless Wear Concealer SPF 10
It’s a flawless wear 15 hour wand application. It is a liquid formulation and surprisingly, it never dries out. It gives your eyes a buildable medium coverage with ultra luminous finish. It will be your best amigo from day till night. Go for it!
#5 Origins Quick, Hide! Long-wearing Concealer
If you have wrinkles and redness around the face and want to get rid of them without looking cakey at all, then this one is formulated for your face. There is no creasing with this one and it goes with all skin tones from porcelain to tan. Besides, it is heat and sweat resistant, so, no worries in wearing it during the day as well.
#6 Yves Saint Laurent Touche Eclat Radiant Touch
Touche Eclat is a must have for a brightened and radiant looking face with no scars or spots. It is an award-winning highlighter that magically hides flaws and imperfections, present on your face. It is a perfect makeup touch up that should be there in the vanity of every woman. You look highly refreshed and charged post application of this magic wand.
#7 Benefit Erase Paste
It has been awarded as the best concealer in many beauty awards across the globe. This concealer aims at keeping signs of stress and fatigue at bay, providing you an uplifted and brightened look. It comes with a spatula, and so, it is easy to apply it and overcome the darkness and puffiness. Get ready for an instant boost for your face with this blend.
#8 Laura Mercier Secret Camouflage
This one is targeted specially for under eye dark circles and to conceal and correct the discolorations around eyes. It does not get set in between fine lines and wrinkles. It comes in a variety of shades, so, you can choose the one that you want according to your facial complexion.
#9 bareMinerals Correcting Concealer Broad Spectrum SPF 20
It is an award-winning concealer that effortlessly hides any imperfections on your skin. It gives medium to full coverage besides SPF protection of 20. It seamlessly covers flaws, like scars, dark spots, dark circles and almost every discoloration on your face. For a more buildable coverage, use a concealer brush.
#10 Lancôme Teint Miracle Concealer
It is the first concealing pen by the brand that is supplemented with micro-fluorescent particles for a surge of natural light. It is highly moisturizing, creamy, and oil-free. With a small touch-up with the pen, you are ready to flaunt your instantly brightened and radiant eyes with no flaws.
#11 MAC Studio Fix SPF 35 Concealer
It is an emollient based light weight concealer that provides a long buildable and smooth coverage. It doesn’t make you look cakey and since, it is a creamy concealer, it gets absorbed quite easily without much of hassles. It is also enriched with antioxidants (derivatives of vitamin A and E).
#12 MAC Prolong wear Concealer
It is a light-weight concealer that provides medium to full coverage and hides under eye dark circles quite efficaciously. It comes in a pump bottle that lasts quite a long and the concealer itself lasts for up to 15 hours, post application.
#13 Bobbi Brown Corrective Spot Treatment SPF 25
It is a newly formulated formula by Bobbi Brown that corrects and improves the appearance of skin, on application. It is an absolutely non-drying and calming formula that seamlessly hides flaws. It comes with a rubber tip wand applicator to cover up the flaws and spots precisely without wasting the product on other unneeded areas. This is one of the best rated products by makeup gurus.
#14 Chanel Éclat Lumiere Highlighter Face Pen
This one radiates a youthful skin with just one stroke. Although, it is called as a highlighter pen, but it does correct your under eye dark circles, imperfections around the nose and dark spots. It has got light reflecting particles that reduce the appearance of fine lines and dark circles. It is an ideal formula for daily touch-ups.
#15 Nars Stick Concealer
It is a creamy, vitamin rich formula that soothes and nourishes skin. It is crease-proof and blends quite easily. Long wearing and enriched with vitamin E derivatives, this one is a must for your vanity.