The 19 Best Skin Tints 2022 for Light Coverage & Minimal Effort

Look, we love a good full-coverage moment when it comes to complexion products — but thicker, opaque products definitely have their downsides, especially when summer comes along and you could cut through the humidity with a knife. Not only can full-coverage foundation combine with sweat to clog up pores, but it can also eat up … Read more

The 19 Best Setting Powders 2022 for Crease-Free Makeup That Lasts All Day

Take it from the professionals: a top-notch setting powder is a non-negotiable must-have in any makeup kit — especially in the summer when heat and humidity can ruin a makeup look before it’s even done. “Setting your makeup is one of the most important steps of your makeup routine,” New York City makeup artist Delina … Read more

29 Clean Makeup Brands 2022 That Meet Allure Editors’ Green Beauty Standards

As many of us become more conscious of what we’re putting in our bodies, we’re also turning to clean makeup brands as we’re becoming more aware of what we’re putting on our bodies. While the performance of these cosmetics used to pale in comparison to products from our favorite makeup counters, there are many 100-percent … Read more

These Lip Glosses Are the Very Definition of Glossy

“My lip gloss is popping. My lip gloss is cool.” In 2007, Lil Mama gave us the banger “Lip Gloss,” not only proving that she had the glossiest lips but also convincing viewers that we all needed to go out immediately and buy lip gloss to sing along to the song while applying. Like many … Read more

The Most Accessible Makeup, Skin, and Hair Products for People Who Are Blind or Have Low Vision

As an above-elbow amputee who loves beauty, I’ve spent a lot of time studying products in order to find ones that are great in terms of both quality and ease of use with one hand. There’s nothing worse than struggling to open your lip gloss and finally dropping the wand on your white pants. But … Read more

13 Best Foundations for Combination Skin 2022 for a Shine-Free, Non-Comedogenic, and Breathable Finish

Finding the best foundation for combination skin is no easy feat. Besides looking for a shade that matches your skin tone, there’s the other big challenge: making sure it’s actually compatible with — and complements — your finicky half-oily, half-dry skin type.  “Usually the oily areas are in the T-zone, which is the forehead, nose, … Read more