If there’s one thing we’ve realized over the past year, it’s that masks and makeup do not get along. The foundation smudges on the edges of the mask and that red pout imprint? Not cute. Well, here’s the good news — staying safe does not have to come at the cost of giving up makeup. How? With transfer-proof makeup! Read on for our complete breakdown of getting a smudge-proof mask-friendly look!
Struggling with texture? Use a primer for that flawless finish and zero texture.
Maybelline Fit Me Primer Dewy Smooth
Use the Maybelline Fit Me Primer for a smooth base for your makeup to glide on. It makes any foundation super long-lasting and gives a dewy finish to the skin.
Lakme Absolute Blur Perfect Makeup Primer
Prefer an all-matte look? The Lakme Absolute Blur Primer smooths out pores, eliminates texture and makes oily skin ready for that long-lasting base.
Are spots and pigmentation getting the better of you? Use a foundation that won’t let you down, all day long.
Lakme 9-to-5 Primer Plus Matte Perfect Cover Foundation
The Lakme 9-to-5 Foundation is that super heavy-duty foundation that lasts all day long yet is so lightweight that it looks just like skin—smooth and natural.
Colorbar 24 hours Weightless Foundation Powder
If a liquid foundation is not your thing, go for the Colorbar Foundation Powder which is the melt-proof solution for mask-proof makeup.
Not sure how to make an impact with your face hidden behind a mask? Brows are the way!
Faces Canada Ultime Pro Brow Defining Pencil
Make a strong case for your brows with the Faces Brow Pencil in natural brown for that perfect defined look. It’s waterproof, making it perfect for the hot weather!
Sugar Cosmetics Arch Arrival Brow Definer
The Sugar Cosmetics Brow Definer is every dream brow product in one with a soft built-in spoolie-brush at one end and with a slanted retractable pencil on the other, perfect for sharp lines or filling in.
Keep the drama levels up with bold eye looks to grab attention.
Revlon Insider Colorstay Look Book Palette
The Revlon Insider Palette lets you go the neutral, smokey-eyed way with its range of essential browns and tans, or the extra way with its lavender shade. Shimmer or matte, this palette has it all!
L’oreal Lash Paradise Mascara
Express with your eyes, with the L’oreal Mascara in bold black. It lengthens the lashes while giving them a volumizing lift for a long-lasting impact.
Forget the pink smudges on masks with blushes and contours that last forever.
Shiseido Minimalist Whipped Powder Blush
A natural looking blush that lasts for 8 hours? That’s the Shiseido Whipped Powder Blush with its AirFusion Technology to melt into the skin and an intense pigment for all-day wear.
Makeup Revolution Ultra Brightening Contour Kit Ultra Light Medium
Create shadows and angles with the Makeup Revolution Contour Kit. The powder pigments are smudge-proof once they settle into the skin and it has a range of shades for every skin tone.
Leave those ugly lipstick marks on masks behind with lipsticks that don’t budge unless you want them to.
L’oreal Infallible Les Macarons Ultra Matte Liquid Lipstick
16 hours of an intense matte finish is exactly what we need for mask season. The L’oreal Infallible Lipstick has a gentle fragrance, some lovely shades and a power-packed smudge-proof formula!
Maybelline New York Super Stay Matte Ink Liquid Lipstick
Once you apply the Maybelline Matte Ink Lipstick, it’s gonna stay through masks, meals, conversations and drinks. Of course, the wide shade range doesn’t hurt!
Lock in your full-face of makeup with an extra layer of transfer-proof setting spray!
L’oreal Infallible Pro Spray Set Makeup Extender Setting Spray
Say goodbye to melting, fading and touching up with the Loreal Infalling Setting Spray that locks in makeup to avoid creases and smudges.
LA Girl Women’s Pro Setting HD Matte Finish Setting Spray
You’ll never have to worry about your foundation sliding off your oily skin because the LA Girl Matte Setting Spray eliminates grease to keep your makeup intact all day long.
Forget the streaky mess that has been the story of masks and makeup until today and embrace the matte, long-coverage makeup look you’ve always loved with these long lasting products.