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31 Pieces Of Makeup You'll Never Want To Breakup With

Don't worry about ever fighting a flakey mascara or high-maintenance highlighter ever again, because this makeup will make up with you on the spot (by already being perfect in the first place).

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1. A volumizing eyebrow gel so great, you'll want it to stand up and take a ~brow.~

Promising review: "I have naturally thick and WILD eyebrows and this helps to keep them in place without looking too dramatic. I like a more natural brow so I apply lightly, but you can apply a little more heavily if you'd like. I have a scar in my brow and this camouflages it perfectly! I've never been one to do my brows because it's too much work but this makes it easy." —jgltanGet it from Sephora for $24 (available in eight colors).
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Promising review: "I have naturally thick and WILD eyebrows and this helps to keep them in place without looking too dramatic. I like a more natural brow so I apply lightly, but you can apply a little more heavily if you'd like. I have a scar in my brow and this camouflages it perfectly! I've never been one to do my brows because it's too much work but this makes it easy." —jgltan

Get it from Sephora for $24 (available in eight colors).

2. A bronzer stick for anyone whose favorite thing to wear is (nearly) nothing.

Promising review: "This is the best cream highlighter I own. It sits so pretty on the skin giving cheeks a sheer wet look. I highly recommend it. I own both the light colors and love them both." —SbindraGet it from Urban Outfitters for $30 (available in three colors).
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Promising review: "This is the best cream highlighter I own. It sits so pretty on the skin giving cheeks a sheer wet look. I highly recommend it. I own both the light colors and love them both." —Sbindra

Get it from Urban Outfitters for $30 (available in three colors).

3. A lemonade eyeshadow pallet sure to make everyone thirsty when you wear it.

Promising review: "I was expecting to like this and I honestly ended up liking it even more than I thought I would. It's not out crazy pigmented, which I actually like. You can build the colors up and they are so light and beautiful for spring and summer. It has a nice fruity smell and is such a great price. I am in love, and highly recommend it!" —Lisa MeehanGet it from Amazon or Walmart for $10.98.
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Promising review: "I was expecting to like this and I honestly ended up liking it even more than I thought I would. It's not out crazy pigmented, which I actually like. You can build the colors up and they are so light and beautiful for spring and summer. It has a nice fruity smell and is such a great price. I am in love, and highly recommend it!" —Lisa Meehan

Get it from Amazon or Walmart for $10.98.

4. A shadow/liner combo stick that'll kill two birds with one stone. Or, um, stick.

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Except that instead of killing birds, it's actually just making perfect wings.

Promising review: "I have been loving these eyeshadows. I like to combine them to create a smokey eye. They're nice and creamy to apply, the colors blend really easily, and they last all day." —emmylou

Get it from Free People for $20 (available in three colors).

5. A cruelty-free vegan eyeshadow pallet you're gonna go wild for.

Promising review: "I love these! They glide on smoothly, last well, and the eye irritation factor is zero. The color payoff is good as long as you're not expecting deeply saturated intense hues. These are a perfect way to wear interesting color on your lids in the daytime, without looking overdone. Best of all, I put the ingredients list into the EWG, and they are non-toxic as well!" —Aveda CustomerGet it from Aveda for $27 (available in 12 colors).
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Promising review: "I love these! They glide on smoothly, last well, and the eye irritation factor is zero. The color payoff is good as long as you're not expecting deeply saturated intense hues. These are a perfect way to wear interesting color on your lids in the daytime, without looking overdone. Best of all, I put the ingredients list into the EWG, and they are non-toxic as well!" —Aveda Customer

Get it from Aveda for $27 (available in 12 colors).

6. A bright and cheery cheek stain to be the cherry on top of your morning routine.

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Promising review: "It goes on smoothly, evenly, and it looks great. It looks great and is not greasy or drying. It's perfect." —Patricia F.

Get it from Tarte for $20 (available in three colors).

7. A liquid lipstick you'll find too good to ever give up.

Red not your color? No problem! Check out all the different shades of matte and velvet liquid lipsticks. Promising review: "This lip color goes on like a dream. It glides on smoothly, unlike many pencils out there. The color is GORGEOUS, it's the perfect red. I get compliments every time I wear it." —LucyGet it from Kylie Cosmetics for $29.
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Red not your color? No problem! Check out all the different shades of matte and velvet liquid lipsticks.

Promising review: "This lip color goes on like a dream. It glides on smoothly, unlike many pencils out there. The color is GORGEOUS, it's the perfect red. I get compliments every time I wear it." —Lucy

Get it from Kylie Cosmetics for $29.

8. An eyeshadow and highlight palette sure to be the literal highlight of your mess of makeup.

Promising review: "This palette is so beautiful because it has the right mixture of colors. I can get very natural, pretty looks from it. The highlighters are so good, with a good balance of matte and shimmer shades." —MichelleGet it from Amazon for $9.98 or from Walmart or Jet for $9.98.
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Promising review: "This palette is so beautiful because it has the right mixture of colors. I can get very natural, pretty looks from it. The highlighters are so good, with a good balance of matte and shimmer shades." —Michelle

Get it from Amazon for $9.98 or from Walmart or Jet for $9.98.

9. A setting powder with SPF 25 for everyone who needs a little extra protection from the summer sun.

Promising review: "This is the perfect translucent powder to minimize pores and make skin look flawless. I use this to set my liquid foundation and to reduce shine." —musicalmakeupGet it from Sephora for $23.
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Promising review: "This is the perfect translucent powder to minimize pores and make skin look flawless. I use this to set my liquid foundation and to reduce shine." —musicalmakeup

Get it from Sephora for $23.

10. A cream eyeshadow that is gonna give you a dewy wedding-day glow at every wedding you attend this summer.

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And every single day in between.

Promising review: "My eyelids are as oily as it gets, I am not skilled in the art of makeup, and I have deep set eyes. Eyeshadow is not my friend. Initially, my wallet was pleased with my disinterest in eyeshadow. That lasted half a day. With this, I can now get the pigment and shape I want and IT LASTS!!" —Glossier Customer

Get it from Glossier for $30 (available in six colors).

11. A volumizing mascara to keep your eyes looking lavish (even if it's so fierce it may ~lash~ out at people from time to time).

Promising review: "I've told myself for many years that I was never going to wear false eyelashes and thanks to this, I can continue without! If you're looking to lengthen your eyelashes, this is the one. They look so beautiful and long that they give the appearance of false eyelashes. My eyelashes touch my eyebrows when I use this!" —anjanetteGet it from Amazon for $5.60 (available in seven colors) or from Walmart or Jet for $5.94.
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Promising review: "I've told myself for many years that I was never going to wear false eyelashes and thanks to this, I can continue without! If you're looking to lengthen your eyelashes, this is the one. They look so beautiful and long that they give the appearance of false eyelashes. My eyelashes touch my eyebrows when I use this!" —anjanette

Get it from Amazon for $5.60 (available in seven colors) or from Walmart or Jet for $5.94.

12. A setting spray that'll stick with you through all highs and lows (humidity levels, that is).

Promising review: "Seriously I don't know one single person that hasn't told me that this doesn't make their makeup last ALL. NIGHT. I use it on myself and my clients and the feedback I get from everyone (of all skin types) is that this is magical. It's a must buy!" —katsancGet it from Sephora for $32.
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Promising review: "Seriously I don't know one single person that hasn't told me that this doesn't make their makeup last ALL. NIGHT. I use it on myself and my clients and the feedback I get from everyone (of all skin types) is that this is magical. It's a must buy!" —katsanc

Get it from Sephora for $32.

13. A roll-on highlighter to give you cheekbones as sparkly chic as Tinkerbell.

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Promising review: "This is SO lovely. It just makes my skin look healthy. I warm it up with my finger and then apply with my fingertip by tapping it in. I wear it on bare skin or over tinted moisturizer. I also love it over a light peachy eyeshadow for an awesome glossy eye. It lasts me an entire night out on the eyes and cheeks. Basically, this is dope, works for so many skin tones and types, and I highly recommend it." —Liv

Get it from Glossier for $32 (available in three shades).

14. A watermelon jelly balm you're gonna want to put on again again.

Honestly, ~water~ you doing without this in your life already?! Get it from Free People or Winky Lux for $14, or get a floral jelly balm from Amazon for $8.99.
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Honestly, ~water~ you doing without this in your life already?!

Get it from Free People or Winky Lux for $14, or get a floral jelly balm from Amazon for $8.99.

15. A nourishing cream blush that'll easily become the cream of the crop in your makeup bag.

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Promising review: "These are soo beautiful! I now own all the cloud paints and I believe they are worth every penny. I had never been complimented on my blush before but now I often get asked, 'What are you wearing?' (with an air of suspicion because it looks so natural) lol!" —Sam

Get it from Glossier for $18 (available in six shades).

16. A gel brow pencil sure to pass the test even better than your trusty old #2.

Check out one BuzzFeeder's review (#3).Promising review: "I bought this and it was the perfect color for my complexion, hair color, etc!! I will definitely be buying this again, again, and again!" —Rüe GarrettGet it from Sephora for $18 or Urban Outfitters for $20 (available in three colors).
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Check out one BuzzFeeder's review (#3).

Promising review: "I bought this and it was the perfect color for my complexion, hair color, etc!! I will definitely be buying this again, again, and again!" —Rüe Garrett

Get it from Sephora for $18 or Urban Outfitters for $20 (available in three colors).

17. A washable mascara that'll come off so easily on your delicate eyelashes, rinsing won't be the only reason you need to dry your eyes.

Waterproof mascara can be really hard on your eyelashes, and taking it off may take some lashes with it! This mascara that keeps your eyelashes intact, which is something worth shedding a happy tear over. Promising review: "This mascara doesn't react to my sensitive skin and is good with my contact lenses. My lashes feel soft when I wear it. It does a great job fanning them out, thickening, and lengthening them." —Scattered EnergyGet it from Amazon for $7.89 (available in three colors) or from Walmart or Jet for $7.94.
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Waterproof mascara can be really hard on your eyelashes, and taking it off may take some lashes with it! This mascara that keeps your eyelashes intact, which is something worth shedding a happy tear over.

Promising review: "This mascara doesn't react to my sensitive skin and is good with my contact lenses. My lashes feel soft when I wear it. It does a great job fanning them out, thickening, and lengthening them." —Scattered Energy

Get it from Amazon for $7.89 (available in three colors) or from Walmart or Jet for $7.94.

18. A full-coverage concealer to cover up blemishes even better than the white-out you used on your old report cards.

Promising review: "This concealer covers amazingly well. Its consistency is very thick, which allows it to provide more coverage, but it looks so natural. I've used many different concealers before but none provide as much coverage as this one." —April RosannaGet it from Sephora for $24.
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Promising review: "This concealer covers amazingly well. Its consistency is very thick, which allows it to provide more coverage, but it looks so natural. I've used many different concealers before but none provide as much coverage as this one." —April Rosanna

Get it from Sephora for $24.

19. A matte liquid lipstick for when you have to tell your roommate, "Read my lips: I'm not sharing."

Promising review: "Um, what!? I have been looking for the right longwear lipstick for forever. Others I have tried make my lips peel and they wear weird, with cracking and fading throughout the day. But this! I loved it so much I bought three colors. I also really like the applicator. Buy these, seriously." —JasonGet it from Amazon for $6.64 or from Jet for $6.99.
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Promising review: "Um, what!? I have been looking for the right longwear lipstick for forever. Others I have tried make my lips peel and they wear weird, with cracking and fading throughout the day. But this! I loved it so much I bought three colors. I also really like the applicator. Buy these, seriously." —Jason

Get it from Amazon for $6.64 or from Jet for $6.99.

20. A glitter liquid eye shadow so your eyes keep looking brilliantly bright, even when they're shut.

Promising review: "These are the BEST glitter eyeshadows on the market! I have five colors and all are gorgeous. They are surprisingly blendable for a liquid. The formula is great and you don't have to worry about glitter primer, this stays all day." —KaytlenGet it from Amazon for $24 (available in 13 colors) or Jet for $19.
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Promising review: "These are the BEST glitter eyeshadows on the market! I have five colors and all are gorgeous. They are surprisingly blendable for a liquid. The formula is great and you don't have to worry about glitter primer, this stays all day." —Kaytlen

Get it from Amazon for $24 (available in 13 colors) or Jet for $19.

21. A matte skinstick everyone can wear with confidence.

And I am confident you'll love it! Promising review: "I have never had luck finding a contour shade for my skin tone. This has been amazing! I use a powder brush to blend it into my skin. I love the finish. This blends seamlessly into foundation. I've already repurchased a backup." —aarobin37Get it from Sephora for $25.
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And I am confident you'll love it!

Promising review: "I have never had luck finding a contour shade for my skin tone. This has been amazing! I use a powder brush to blend it into my skin. I love the finish. This blends seamlessly into foundation. I've already repurchased a backup." —aarobin37

Get it from Sephora for $25.

22. An eyelash dye for anyone who likes the look of dark lashes but hates applying mascara day after day.

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Promising review: "This turned my eyelashes from white blonde to black and I've never been happier. Honestly I can't wait to roll out of bed and not put on any makeup." —Maya Richardson

Get it from Amazon for $14.99.

23. A bronzing oil that'll be your new gold standard, because you can use a few drops anywhere you'd like some shimmer and shine.

Makeup only on your face is so last season. Get it from Urban Outfitters for $14.
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Makeup only on your face is so last season.

Get it from Urban Outfitters for $14.

24. A waterproof liquid eyeliner so long-lasting, you can finally make it through all of The Notebook, no problem.

Yup. Even through the final scene. Promising review: "This is definitely the best liner I've tried. I have watery, monolid eyes, so sometimes the wing gets smudged off and by the end of the day the line isn't as sharp. This has held up MUCH better than other liners. I definitely recommend this!" —cleeslGet it from Sephora for $22 (available in 16 colors).
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Yup. Even through the final scene.

Promising review: "This is definitely the best liner I've tried. I have watery, monolid eyes, so sometimes the wing gets smudged off and by the end of the day the line isn't as sharp. This has held up MUCH better than other liners. I definitely recommend this!" —cleesl

Get it from Sephora for $22 (available in 16 colors).

25. A foundation that is gonna be in the perfect zone for your skin tone.

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Promising review: "I love this foundation. This is the first foundation I have tried that has matched my skin so closely. It gives me medium to light coverage which I personally love since I like wearing this during the summer time. I have acne scars that I really don't love, but this product provided coverage over them. Also what tops it all is that this foundation is matte! I have very oily skin, so this thing is my holy grail. It goes on and blends flawlessly. I bought another bottle just because I love it so much!" —Simpleebekah

Get it from Amazon for $5.60 (available in 35 colors) or from Jet for $5.94.

26. A nourishing botanical lipstick sure to make your two lips bloom like, well, tulips.

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Promising review: "My lips have never felt so hydrated by lipstick. I don't smell or taste a fragrance with these, which I LOVE because I'm highly sensitive. I can't wait for them to add more colors to the collection!" —Aveda Customer

Get it from Aveda for $24 (available in 23 colors).

27. An eyebrow gel for people whose eyebrow game is on point.

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Check out how much we love this and other Glossier products.

Promising review: "I really like this brow gel because it's very natural looking but also very effective in making the brow look fuller and thicker. This has a better waxy, thickening texture than others I have used." —almondmilk

Get it from Glossier for $16 (available in four colors).

28. A tinted moisturizer so lightweight, you'll forget you even wear makeup at all.

Promising review: "This product feels so cooling and great on your skin when you put it on. It is very, very light coverage and lets my skin breath without looking cakey. It creates a very pretty, dewy, glowing finish and feels good on my skin." —c0urtneyjaneGet it from Sephora for $30 (available in 16 colors).
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Promising review: "This product feels so cooling and great on your skin when you put it on. It is very, very light coverage and lets my skin breath without looking cakey. It creates a very pretty, dewy, glowing finish and feels good on my skin." —c0urtneyjane

Get it from Sephora for $30 (available in 16 colors).

29. An eyeshadow palette you won't be able to stop playing with.

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Promising review: "I've never had a better palette. I'm in LOVE!" —Emily

Get it from Kylie Cosmetics for $42.

30. A liquid eyeliner that is gonna ~draw the line~ when it comes to your new makeup standards.

Promising review: "I’m a makeup artist and have used every eyeliner pen out there and this is by far the best one — it nearly creates a wing itself." —AubreeezyGet it from Sephora for $20.
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Promising review: "I’m a makeup artist and have used every eyeliner pen out there and this is by far the best one — it nearly creates a wing itself." —Aubreeezy

Get it from Sephora for $20.

31. And a face crayon trio you can use to add color to your eyes, lips, and cheeks. Made for anyone, at any age, who loves coloring way outside of the lines.

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Get it from Asos for $29.

Honestly it's time to take this makeup relationship to the next level.

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