Every makeup lover must have tried Benefit cosmetics. They have some of the best products to offer. If you have not, here are some of the best Benefits cosmetic products you can try out.
1. Creaseless cream shadow:
This award-winning product is one of the best eye makeup products you can lay your hands on. The texture of the product is extremely smooth and glides on easily. Its creaseless formula can be sheered or layered for an intense effect. The shadow gives a longer wear time of almost a day without budging or creasing. All the shades have subtle yet wearable shimmer, which does not look over the top. You get 10 wearable shades to choose from. For a soft brush of color, apply the shadow with your finger, and if you want a more intense look, press on with brush. You can also use this shadow as eyeliner by using an angled liner brush. The product retails $20 for 4.5 grams. A pro tip- close the jar tightly after every use.
2. CORALista Blush
CORALista Blush is a cult favorite from this makeup line. It is a warm, coral pink powder blush, which gives you a soft flush of color on the cheeks. The product is housed in an extremely cute packaging, which includes a mini blush brush. The brush will not be much of a use, but can come handy while traveling. A traditional, fluffy blush brush works best with this product. The product has no chunks of glitter or shimmer. It just provides soft, glowing sheen that brightens the complexion. It has a mild scent, which can also be tolerated by sensitive noses. The shade is quite versatile and will suit a wide range of complexions. Swirl the brush in the blush and tap off the excess. Smile and apply on the apple of the cheeks. Do not forget to blend the product well. The products cost $28 for 8 grams.
3. BADgal liner waterproof
BADgal liner is a waterproof eye pencil, available in three stunning shades. Its long-wearing formula stays put, be it rain, shine or humidity. The product also has a smudger on its other end to help you create sultry smoky makeup look. This will also prevent the formation of stark and harsh lines. The product can be applied on both water and lash line. Apply the liner as close to the lash line as possible for a natural look. The product retails $20 for 1.20 grams of product.
4. Full-Finish Lipstick
Are you searching for a lipstick that does not feather or bleed and is true to the color? Then your search ends here. Benefit full finish lipstick provides a seductive, full finish coverage and true to the bullet color that you have always been longing for. Its extremely creamy formula provides a medium to full coverage and a satiny finish. The color clings to lips and then fade evenly. The product retails $18 for a 3 gram tube and is available in nine stunning shades.
5. One Hot Minute
Now, you can get a well-sculpted, sexy look in less than a minute. Yes, this is the beauty of this product. One Hot Minute is a finely milled, loose powder suitable for all skin types. The accompanying fan brush picks up the perfect amount of powder for a delicate sheen. The sheen is subtle and will not make you look like a clown. It just enhances the natural skin tone. The shade is universal and is perfect for all skin tone. Combine this with Benefit Benetint for rosy cheeks and a radiant complexion. Like most of the Benefit products, One Hot Minute is also beautifully packaged. It also has a sifter guard that keeps the powder intact. Tap your brush on the product and shake off the excess. Then sweep it delicately over the skin for a luminous finish. The product retails $30 for 8.5 grams.
Benetint is one of the best selling products of Benefit makeup line. Celebs, bloggers, makeup artists and teens all around the world love the product. The product is a beautiful, rosy stain that has a very long wear time. The tint lasts for hours and hours, until you remove it with a makeup remover. Apply three strokes of tint on the apple of the cheeks and blend well for a healthy glow. Apply two drops under your lipstick or lip gloss for a long lasting color on the lips. Keep this multitasking product in your bag for on-the- go touch ups. The shade is also quite soft and is suitable for all skin tone. This product costs $30 for a tube of tint.
7. Velvet Eye shadow
Velvety, smooth and silky- these three works describe the formula of the product perfectly. Velvet eye shadow is one of the best eye shadow formulations you can find in the market. The product is insanely pigmented and gives a true to pan color in just one or two strokes. It has a buttery texture and glides evenly on the lids. The shadows are available in 10 universal shades. Apply the shadow on the lids and blend well. You can also apply a light shade over the brow bone to make the eyes look bigger and brighter. Mix the shade with Creaseless cream shadow to intensify the look. Do not forget to prime the eyes before applying the shadow. The product costs $18 for each 3 grams pan.
8. Stay don’t stray
Stay don’t stray primer helps to make the concealer and eye shadow stay put. The product will bring out the true colors of the eye shadow and will prevent the concealers from creasing. The primer contains sodium hyaluronate, which hydrates the skin and vitamin C, which prevent the signs of ageing. The product comes in two neutral shades- light to medium and medium to deep. It also comes with a dip and dab wand for easier and smoother application. Apply three dots of the product under the eyes and blend to perfection. You can also wear it alone to even out the dark circles and other discolorations. The product costs $26 for 10 ml.
9. High beam
High beam is a luminescent complexion enhancer that is used to accentuate the cheek and brow bones. You can use the product as a spot highlighter or wear it under the foundation for a subtle glow. In fact, the product has also won the 2012 TotalBeauty.com award for the best highlighter. Apply a few dots on the nose, cheekbones and down the bridge of the nose and blend well for the sheen. High beam makes the skin look refreshed and dewy. The formula does not dry out the skin and neither does it cause pimples. You just need proper skill in applying it so that it does not look sloppy. The product retails $26 for a 13 ml tube.
10. Hello flawless oxygen wow!
This is a skin brightening liquid foundation for getting light to medium coverage. The product can help you get the most natural and healthy looking complexion. It comes with SPF 25 that will provide protection from the harsh rays of the sun. Hello flawless oxygen wow is available in nine different colors, so I am sure you will find one for your skin tone. Dot the skin with foundation and blend with a foundation brush or fingertips. Apply the POREfessional to minimize the appearance of pores and get an even application. However, the foundation is not ideal for oily skin tone. It can leave the skin shiny and can settle in fine lines. The product retails $36 for 30 ml.
11. Girl meets pearl
Girl meets pearl is a golden pink colored skin highlighter with light reflecting pigments that can give your skin a dewy glow. The product contains chamomile and raspberry, which is well known for its soothing properties. The sweet almond oil present in the product provides the skin’s firmness and smoothness. Apply the product over the blush for a pearly sheen. It has a thinner consistency than most of the highlighters. So, make sure you blend the product well for an eye-catching luminescence. Mix some highlighter with your foundation or BB cream for a glowing skin. Just one to two twists is enough for the face as a little of this product goes a long way. The product retails $30 for 12 ml.
12. The POREfessional
The POREfessional primer helps to minimize the appearance of pores and fine lines and get a smooth and soft skin. This creamy, lightweight balm can be applied both under and over makeup. A translucent formula makes it suitable for all skin tone. It also enhances the longevity of the skin makeup. The product contains vitamin E derivative that can protect the skin from free radical damage. All you need to do is pat a thin layer of the balm on the problematic areas outwards with your fingertips. Then wait for a few seconds and apply the makeup as usual. The primer will create a smooth surface for makeup application. The product costs 31$.
13. They’re real! Mascara
They are real mascara curls, lifts, separates and voluminizes the lashes to give you a wide-eyed look. Its long-wearing formula will not smudge or flake with time. It also has a specially designed brush that can give a visible lift. Position the wand in a horizontal position and then wiggle the brush side-to-side and base to tip to achieve maximum volume. It also adds a few layers to the mascara. The product retails $23.