Best Makeup of 2018 | High-End + Drugstore!

It’s the end of another year which means it’s time to do a roundup of The Best Makeup of 2018. I’m including both high-end and drugstore products so there’s something for all budgets!



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Best Foundations:

CHANEL Perfection Lumiere Velvet Smooth Effect Foundation in Beige 30: (Nordstrom), (Macy’s)

L’Oreal Tru Match Super Blendable Makeup in N3 Natural Buff: (Ulta), (Amazon)

Estee Lauder Double Wear Foundation (3N1): (Nordstrom), (Ulta), (Sephora)

CoverGirl Matte Made Foundation in M30:

IT Cosmetics Bye Bye Foundation: (Ulta), (Amazon), (QVC)

Best Primers:

Hourglass Mineral Veil Primer: (Sephora), (Nordstrom), (Amazon)

Too Faced Hangover Rx 3-In-1 Replenishing Primer & Setting Spray: (Ulta), (Sephora), (Nordstrom)

Laura Mercier Foundation Primer: (Sephora), (Amazon), (Nordstrom)

Best Concealers:

Lancome Effacernes Waterproof Undereye Concealer in “250 Light Bisque: (Ulta), (Nordstrom)

Maybelline Age Rewind Dark Circle Eraser in Light or Medium: (Ulta), (Target), (Amazon)

Lancome Maquicomplet Concealer in 310 Bisque (Camee): (Ulta), (Nordstrom), (Sephora)

Best Setting Powders:

IT Cosmetics Bye Bye Pores HD Powder: (Ulta), (Sephora)

Charlotte Tilbury Airbrush Flawless Finish Setting Powder in “2 Medium”: (Nordstrom), (Sephora)

Best Blush/Bronzer/Highlighter Palettes:

Too Faced Natural Face Palette: (Nordstrom), (Sephora), (Ulta)

Catrice California in a Box Bronzer & Blush Palette:

Best Liquid Highlighters:

Charlotte Tilbury Hollywood Flawless Filter in “4 Medium”: (Nordstrom), (Sephora)

Best Eyeshadow Primers:

Too Faced Shadow Insurance: (Ulta), (Sephora), (Amazon), (Nordstrom)

CoverGirl Lid Lock Up Eyeshadow Primer: (Ulta), (Amazon)

Best Eyeshadow Palettes:

Anastasia Soft Glam Eyeshadow Palette: (Ulta), (Sephora)

Anastasia Norvina Palette: (Ulta), (Sephora)

Anastasia Sultry Palette: (Sephora), (Nordstrom)

Morpe 25B Eyeshadow Palette Bronzed Mocha:

Best Eye Liners:

Marc Jacobs Highliner Gel Eye Crayon in (Iron)y Matte & (Luna)tic Shimmer: (Sephora)

Marc Jacobs Fineliner Ultra-Skinny Gel Eyeliner in (Cinder)ella:

Sephora 12 Hr. Contour Eyeliner Pencil in “Lavender Fields”:

Physicians Formula Shimmer Strips Custom Eyeliner Trio in Silver: (Ulta), (Amazon)

Clinique Pretty Easy Liquid Eyeliner: (Nordstrom), (Sephora), (Amazon)

Kat Von D Tattoo Liquid Liner in Trooper: (Sephora)

Best Mascaras & Lash Primers:

Estee Lauder Sumptuous Knockout Mascara: (Nordstrom), (Ulta)

NARS Climax Mascara: (Sephora)

CoverGirl Flourish Mascara: (Ulta)

CoverGirl Lash Blast Amplify Eyelash Primer:

Maybelline Total Temptation Mascara: (Ulta), (Amazon)

Best Brow Pencils:

Chanel Waterproof Defining Longwear Eyebrow Pencil in “810”:

Joah Brow Down To Me Brow Pencil & Gel in Taupe:

Best Lip Liner:

Urban Decay 24/7 Glide-On Lip Pencil in “Naked”: (Sephora), (Ulta), (Nordstrom)

Best Lipstick:

Urban Decay Vice Lipstick in Naked, Backtalk, Sheer Liar: (Sephora), (Ulta)

Hourglass Girl Lip Stylo in Peacemaker: (Nordstrom), (Sephora)

Hourglass Confession Lipstick in I Woke Up: (Sephora), (Nordstrom)

Maybelline Color Sensational The Buffs Lip Color in Touchable Taupe:

Best Liquid Lipstick:

Stila Stay All Day Sheer Liquid Lipstick in “Sheer Patina” “Sheer Beso”: (Ulta), (Sephora)

Jouer Sheer Pigment Lip Gloss in “Diamond Walk” “Park Ave”: (Nordstrom), (Derm Store)

Revlon Ultra HD Matte Lip Color in “Embrace” “Devotion” or “Seduction”: (Ulta), (Amazon)

Best Plumping Lip Gloss:

Buxom Full On Lip Cream in “Dolly” “Pink Champagne” “Hot Toddy”: (Ulta), (Sephora)

Soap & Glory Sexy Mother Pucker Pillow Plump Lip Plumper in Pinkwell:


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