17 Things Everyone Who Is Bad At Makeup Needs To Own
Because you will not rest until your cat eye is FLAWLESS.
We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page.
Made by ColourPop (a brand beloved by celebs like Kylie Jenner), these Lippie Stix are known to last all day and glide on smoothly. You can choose from a bunch of finishes like matte, creme, satin, and more. Just make sure to use a corresponding Lippie Pencil for ultimate perfection!
Price: Lippie Stix and Lippie Pencils are both $5 each from the Colourpop website.
mascara applicator tool will help you flawlessly apply your mascara without any streaking.
It also has a comb to help separate your lashes resulting in clump-free application.
Price: $5.48 on Amazon.
Shadow Shields will protect your under-eye area from eye shadow dust and help give you a perfect shadow line.
BareMinerals Brow Master Brush is the best tool for keeping your eyebrows in perfect shape.
This brush is a must-have for shaping and filling your eyebrows, and it comes with a spoolie to help you brush your brows for greater fullness. It's best to have two angled brushes, one for powder or filling your brows, and another one for using concealer to line your brows and lips.
Price: $14.50 on Amazon.
cat eye template will help you get the most flawless liner you've ever seen.
You will never have to worry about messing up your eyeliner again with this stencil. It works best with dry-to-wet liners that you'd apply with a brush.
Price: $0.84 on Amazon.
This liner is meant to allow the user to go from a thin line to a thick one by adding more pressure or angling the felt liner tip toward the eye. It has an insanely pointed tip for serious precision, and it glides straight along the lid.
Price: $19.00 from Nordstrom (free shipping).
Pacifica's Stunning Brows eyebrow gloss will help your brows stay in shape all day.
Pacifica's clear brow gloss is a godsend for brow enthusiasts (I swear by it). It doesn't make your brows shiny, it just keeps them perfectly brushed up and in place all day. Apply it after you've filled in your brows or just use the gloss on its own. The best part is that all of their products are vegan and paraben-free.
Price: $14.00 from the Pacifica website.
Double-Ended Camouflage Brush is everything you need to apply concealer without creases or brush lines.
@tartecosmetics / Via
It's not only excellent for makeup perfectionists, it's also a great two-in-one tool. Use the brush side to apply your concealer and the sponge side to blend.
Price: $36.00 from the Tarte Cosmetics website.
For the most flawless at-home French manicure, use these
At such a negligible price, it's worth buying and not DIYing these with cut-up tape (only to end up with uneven tips).
Price: $1.33 on Amazon.
To keep your makeup looking flawless and sharp all day, use
Urban Decay Setting Spray.
@urbandecaycosmetics / Via
If you are the type of perfectionist who can't stand to see makeup fading throughout the day (and who isn't?!), this setting spray will give you peace of mind. It will keep your makeup looking sharp all damn day.
Price: $14.00 for 1 ounce, or $30.00 for 4 ounces from Sephora.
Makeup Forever Aqua Seal will waterproof most types of makeup so you can count on more than just your mascara staying in place.
CreaNails are like little nail polish guides that protect your fingers for the perfect at-home manicure.
CreaClip helps you get perfect bangs at home.
For perfectly plucked eyebrows, nothing can beat
Tweezerman Brow Tweezers.
@Tweezerman / Via
Beat around the (eyebrow) bush all you want, but there's no denying Tweezerman's brow tweezers are the best. They get even the most stubborn hairs out, and they are so pointy and precise.
Price: $23.25 on Amazon. Need A Shopping Buddy?
Get great products - from pros in the fine art of buying stuff online - delivered to your inbox!