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    Posted on Mar 21, 2020

    15 Gorgeous Makeup Products That Actually Look Great On A Variety Of Skin Tones

    Products for your eyes, lips, and skin that are universally flattering.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    1. This gorgeous eyeshadow palette curated by influencer Jackie Aina, designed to compliment all skin tones.

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    This palette has 14 highly-pigmented and blendable matte and shimmer shades that'll look good on just about everybody! Perfect for beginners or experienced makeup artists, this versatile palette can take you from lunch with your co-workers to a night out with the girls.

    Price: £46.00.

    2. This Milk Makeup hydro grip primer is packed with hydration, and creates a tacky surface on your skin that your makeup base can stick onto!

    Cult Beauty Ltd

    Packed with aloe water, cherry blossom, hyaluronic acid, and B vitamins, this green-tinted liquid primer creates a super tacky surface on the skin that grips onto your makeup to ensure the most flawless makeup base. It can also be worn on bare skin as well, for a fresh-faced, glass-like complexion.

    Price: £27.00.

    3. This full-coverage yet lightweight foundation from NYX Professional Makeup comes in 45 shades, is waterproof, and stays on all day.

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    This comfortable liquid foundation will blend seamlessly into your skin, staying on for up to 24 hours! There are 45 super flattering, versatile shades designed to fit all skin tones and undertones, and we just know you're going to be obsessed.

    Price: £15.00.

    4. But if you're a no-makeup makeup kinda person, this Tinted Skin Veil BB cream by NYX is sure to steal your heart.

    Cult Beauty Ltd

    Available in 12 versatile shades, this product is perfect for people who hate wearing foundation. It delivers up to eight hours of hydration, is lightweight, and has a skin-like tint that *honestly* feels like a second skin. If you're looking for that 'lit-from-within' glow, this is the place to look.

    Price: £10.00.

    5. If you're feeling a little bougie, this Too Faced Born This Way foundation will give you a flawless "I woke up like this" complexion!

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    This foundation offers 35 glorious shades, perfect for all skin tones! It's got a medium-to-full coverage that looks undetectable (trust me, I've tried it) thanks to its oil-free formula infused with coconut water, alpine rose, and hydrating hyaluronic acid.

    Price: £29.00.

    6. This concealer from E.L.F. Cosmetics lasts for 16 hours and covers even the darkest of circles!

    E.L.F. Cosmetics

    This highly-pigmented concealer is lightweight, dries matte, and won't settle into fine lines or creases. It's also perfect for all skin types, and comes with a doe foot applicator that's big enough to sculpt, contour, and highlight your face.

    Price: £5.00.

    7. If you're someone who likes to contour and glow, this Double Take Sculpt and Strobe stick will give you that ultimate chiselled look.

    Cult Beauty Ltd

    If you're looking for a contour that's incredibly easy to blend and melts effortlessly into the skin, this is the place to look! This dual-ended contour and glow stick is highly pigmented, creamy, and is packed with lychee extract that'll add hydration to your skin.

    Price: £34.50.

    8. How about this Huda Beauty tantour thats cream-to-powder formula is the perfect contour meets bronzer?

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    Sweat and water-resistant, this long-lasting tantour's cream-to-powder formula is honestly STUNNING. Having tried this product myself I can confirm how smooth and easy to blend it is, plus the finish is super natural-looking. You're in for a winner!

    Price: £26.00.

    9. Keep your perfectly applied face set in place all day thanks to this Beauty Bakerie setting powder that'll give you an Instagram-worthy 'blurring' effect

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    Perfect for setting makeup, this finely-milled powder is perfect for extending the wear of your perfectly applied makeup. It's also available in six versatile shades, so you'll be able to either brighten with powder or stay true to your skin tone.

    Price: £22.50.

    10. This NIP+FAB eyeshadow palette has 12 neutral-toned matte and shimmer shades that are perfect for any skin tone and ANY situation.

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    From warm browns to deep purples, this eyeshadow palette has everything you need to create the perfect day-to-night look. Perfect for all skin tones, this easy-to-blend formula will look good on just about anyone!

    Price: £12.95.

    11. These Anastasia Beverly Hills blush trios are ultra-pigmented and are sure to give you a radiant flush!

    Cult Beauty Ltd

    Each blush palette has three individual shades that can be used to sculpt, flush, and add a glow your cheeks! Finely milled for effortless blending, this palette does NOT KNOW harsh lines. Unblended, WHO??? We don't know her. Available in five options, these blushers are gorgeous on anyone.

    Price: £30.00.

    12. Glow like a disco ball thanks to this intensely creamy highlighter thats perfect mixture of pigments and pearls gives such a stunning glow

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    Whether you like a subtle wholesome glow, or want a glow so blinding they can see it from across the street, this highlighter is for you! Its silky and refined texture makes it smooth and easy to work with, so you won't be left with a chalky or chunky highlight – because nobody wants that!

    Price: £29.00.

    13. Not a subtle eyeshadow kind of person? We've got you covered. This Morphe X Jaclyn Hill eyeshadow palette has all the colours to help you achieve your summer makeup looks.

    Cult Beauty Ltd

    This palette has 35 incredibly pigmented shadows with matte, satin, and shimmer finishes. The pay-off is long-lasting, staying on your eyes all day, and let's not forget the variety of colours you'll be able to choose from. Whether you're in a rush Whether you're in a rush getting ready in the morning or have got all the time in the world, this palette is definitely a keeper.

    Price: £39.00.

    14. No time to do your brows? This brow gel from ABH is budge-proof and smudge-proof, staying on your face all day.

    Cult Beauty Ltd

    Available in eleven shades that work on all skin tones, this versatile brow gel is long-lasting and waterproof, so whether you're stuck out on a rainy day or doing an intense workout, this high-impact brow gel will have your brows looking fuller and set in place – and who wouldn't want that?!

    Price: £19.00.

    15. These Sleek MakeUP matte lip creams are long-lasting, comfortable to wear, and will look good on pretty much anyone!

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    These matte lip creams are comfortable to wear, won't dry or flake on the lips, and are available in a variety of shades.

    Price: £3.45 - £4.99 depending on shade.