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26 Products For People Who Love Makeup, But Suck At Putting It On

Never be late because of uneven eyeliner again.

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1. A makeup-erasing pen that'll undo errant mascara dots — without starting all over again.,

Get it from Amazon for $6, Jet for $3.85, or Walmart for $3.85.

2. A super-pigmented eyeshadow quad with numbered sections for the easiest possible smoky eye.

Get it from Amazon for $6.63, Jet for $5.58, or Walmart for $6.94+. / Available in six color palettes.

3. A mini sponge that pops right on your finger to perfectly blend hard to reach areas.

Looking at you, creases on the side of my nose!

Get a pack of three from Amazon for $24.95.

4. A universal (color-free) lip liner that'll make your lipstick last so much longer AND prevent any feathering.,

Get it from Sephora for $10.

5. A super-soft domed brush that makes your makeup look perfectly airbrushed.

So that cake is something that you eat, not something that's on your face.

Get it from The Grommet for $32 or Amazon for $18.99 (on sale from $32).

6. A buildable lip and cheek color that's super easy to apply — and is actually good for your skin.

It even has UVA/UVB protection, antioxidants, and moisturizing ingredients.

Get it from Amazon for $12.87. Also available in natural peach.

7. A box of adhesive shadow shields that catch eyeshadow fallout and also guide your liner into the fiercest wing.,

Get a 30-count from Amazon for $8.

8. A precise lip pencil that'll help you cheat at the perfect lip outline.,

Get it from Amazon for $1.49. Check out all the available shades here.

9. A cosmetic organizer that doubles as a phone and tablet stand so you can watch makeup tutorials as you practice.

Get it from iSkelter on Etsy for $49.95.

10. An LED vanity mirror with an adjustable magnifying spot that won't let you look totally different in natural light.

Get it from Amazon for $24.38.

11. A volumizing tube of Boy Brow that's as easy to put on as a coat of mascara — and will help your amped-up eyebrows stay in place all day.

Get it from Glossier for $16. / Available in three shades and clear.

12. Or a double-ended brow product that tints your brows (and the skin below) for up to seven days.

The ultimate in lazy beauty.

Get it from Amazon for $14.80. / Available in two colors.

13. A triple-edged eyeliner guide that'll give you three different, perfectly symmetrical liner looks.

It's made by Beauty Blender, so you know it's 🔥.

Get it from Amazon or Sephora for $16.

14. A beauty bible from the queen herself that'll help makeup lovers at all levels.

Get it from Amazon for $12.99+, Barnes & Noble for $20.90+, or a local bookseller through IndieBound here.

15. A set of beginner-friendly creamy contour sticks with guides on how to highlight, bronze, and contour for your face shape.

Get the set from Amazon for $38.25.

16. A budget-friendly contour kit full of lightly pigmented powders so you won't end up looking like an extra for The Lion King on Broadway. (Unless you want to, because that's a fierce-AF look.),

Get it from Amazon for $12.99.

17. A sworn-by eyelid primer that'll help your painstakingly applied shadow last and last.

If you're gonna put the work in, it better not crease, amirite?

Get it from Amazon for $11.49.

18. Or a white primer that'll make the color of your eyeshadow POP.,

Get it from Amazon for $4.89.

19. A buzzy silicone makeup blender that won't suck up your precious foundation in the pursuit of picturesque blending.

Get it from Amazon for $12.

20. A Tarte cheek stain for an easily blended glow.

Get it from Tarte for $21. / Available in five shades.

21. A setting spray with a matte or dewy finish to maintain your look.,

Get the matte finish from Amazon for $7.99 and the dewy finish from Amazon for $5.99.

22. A baby-soft primer that smooths out your sensitive skin and results in an even finish with less foundation.,

Get it from Amazon for $5.64, Jet for $5.94, or Walmart for $5.94.

23. A liner organizer that helps you zero in on which eyeliner you need for today's smoky eye.,

Get it from Amazon for $14.59.

24. A two-colors-in-one lip crayon that makes mastering the ombre lip trend a no-brainer.,

Get it from Palladio for $8. / Available in six color combos.

25. A drawstring makeup bag that doubles as a work surface to catch the inevitable spilled powders and liquids.

Get it from Amazon for $26.99+. / Available in 14 colors.

26. A set of six peel-off lip stains that deliver beautiful color that'll last all day.,

You can even swim in them!

Get a set of six colors from Amazon for $17.20 or Walmart for $17.30.

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