If you’re looking for some of the best makeup and beauty products to try, but don’t know where to start, our roundup of some of the year’s most incredible picks can help. From fun eyeliners to intense lipsticks, you can explore offerings from the beauty scene’s biggest names. So if you want to revamp your look or just need a little boost, check out SELECT’s list of several of the best amazing makeup and beauty products to give a whirl — we’re sure we have what you’re looking for.
Shimmer is a must if you want instantly transform your look to party-ready. Makeup Geek’s new collection of pigments takes glitter to a whole new level. Their bright silver Meteor Shower adds the ideal amount of sparkles, and you can pair with their Duochrome Pigment for a stunning eye look.
If you have dry skin (and who doesn’t in winter?), Nivea’s new oil-infused lotion — in fun scents like Vanilla & Almond Oil, Orchard & Argan Oil and Cherry Blossom & Jojoba Oil — will moisturize and bring your skin back to life.
Sephora’s newest lipstick line comes in a variety of colors from nude pink to seaweed green. For a classic look, opt for the matte lip; for a more sassy but edgy feel, consider the metallic finish. Glossier flair is all about the satin lippies.
This CoverGirl foundation offers light, hydrating coverage that blends seamlessly for a natural-looking glow. Infused with vitamins E, B3, B5, and the all-important SPF 20, this foundation helps you nourish and protect your face from UV rays while looking flawless.
If you’re looking for a new scent but don’t know where to start, this sampler is the perfect starter kit. With 17 tiny perfumes from the year’s hottest names, such as Kat Von D, Gucci, Marc Jacobs and more, you’ll be able to try them all and compare before you commit to a costly bottle. It comes with a voucher for a full size perfume once you’ve decided on your favorite scent!
Wearing eyeliner may be part of the routine, but your choice of line shouldn’t feel routine. Avon True Color Glimmersticks Eye Liners glide on smoothly for a dramatic look, in classic colors as well as exciting tones like Emerald and Starry Night Blue.
Simply swipe on this nude base coat for a sophisticated, simple look. Add the Lauren B. Beauty Gel-Like Top Coat to make your nails shine for weeks with a salon-quality gleam. All of Bonus: Lauren B. Beauty products all vegan-friendly, formaldehyde-free, and made in America.
Everyone deals with blemishes and dark spots, and this Marc Jacobs concealer is your antidote. One of the most amazing makeup and beauty products to try, you just dab with a brush onto problem areas, and your skin issues will be erased.
Rihanna’s Fenty makeup line is garnering buzz, and for good reason: It works. This primer will even out your skin, minimizes pores and sets the stage for foundation. Its staying power makes you look long lasting while feeling airy and weightless (how makeup should feel).
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Freelance writer Lauren Paley is an avid writer and traveler. She has lived in Morocco, France, Tel Aviv and Prague, and has traveled to over 25 countries. Her interests include banh mi sandwiches, Boo the dog, trying (and failing) at languages, and outdoor movie theaters.