You can use your concealer for everything these days, including hydrating your skin, concealing dark circles and blemishes, brightening up the under-eye area and even replacing a full face of foundation. They may be multitasking, but finding the right formula for your skin type or the desired result is not always easy. So, we’ve rounded up the ten best concealers to help narrow down your search. Discover the best concealers for dark circles, dry or oily skin types, mature skin, plus more.
The 10 Best Concealers 2022:
You’ve probably heard of the Il Makiage foundation by now. Its flawless coverage and blurring formula made waves all over social media. Lucky for us, the brand has now released an oil-free, blurring concealer that offers high coverage without caking. This long-wearing, matte formula stays put without the need for powder-setting. Choose from 30 shades with a diverse range of undertones.
Anastasia Beverly Hills has proved (once again) why its products are a mainstay in our makeup bags. The Magic Touch liquid concealer is packed with pigment making it ideal for covering up dark circles, spots, and pigmentation. It blends out seamlessly into the skin to provide medium to full coverage with a luminous, natural finish. Available in 25 skin-perfecting shades.
Charlotte Tilbury’s iconic concealer is like a magic wand for your skin, creating a flawless, pore-free finish that never feels too heavy. The Magic Miracle Precision applicator acts like a beauty blender by rolling over imperfections, hugging your skin and smoothing over any fine lines to create a second-skin finish. It’s no wonder why this miracle product has been dubbed “Spanx for your eyes.” Choose from 20 illuminating shades.
Dior’s Forever Skin Correct concealer is the OG of multi-tasking concealers. With one sweep, you can highlight, conceal and contour; brighten up under the eyes, reduce pores, hide blemishes or add luminosity. It is the ideal choice for mature skin since it harnesses the power of Wild Pansy extract to smooth and hydrate your skin, ensuring it never settles into fine lines. Plus, it’s available in 30 shades!
The Armani Luminous Silk Concealer gives you a picture-perfect finish. It’s perfect for brightening tired-looking under-eyes, concealing blemishes, or contouring for added depth and dimension. The caffeine-infused liquid concealer creates the illusion of a plumper, smoother skin texture. Moisturising vitamin E and natural glycerin ensure skin stays cushioned with hydration. It’s easy to blend and doesn’t cake or crease! Choose from an impressive 20 shades.
The ‘SoftLight’ concealer is formulated with hydrating Squalane and antioxidant-rich Vitamin E to brighten your under eyes while blurring fine lines and imperfections. The lightweight, easy-to-blend formula can be built up to medium coverage and dries down to a natural finish. It’s a good option for lovers of minimal or next-to-natural makeup. It holds well, but we recommend setting it with powder for extra longevity. Available in 20 shades.
The unbeatable shade range, full-coverage, and non-crease consistency have made this a hero among beauty experts, so don’t hesitate to give it a try if you occasionally struggle to find the right shade match for your skin tone. This concealer stays put through humidity, rain, and a session at the gym. There are 50 shades available—it’s the most diverse concealer shade range you can find.
Missed 3 hours of sleep? No problem. Just soothe and erase the look of tired eyes with this skincare-infused concealer. By hydrating the skin with hyaluronic acid, this liquid concealer diminishes the look of fine lines and promotes a plump, smoother appearance. It’s enriched with horse chestnut seed extract to help brighten dark circles, making eyes appear alert and wide awake. With six auto-adaptable shades, the concealer is suitable for all skin tones.
The NARS Soft Matte Complete Concealer is an oil-free, high-coverage concealer that expertly blurs and camouflages imperfections with a naturally faultless finish. It’s light enough to layer but pigmented enough to cover and correct blemishes. Don’t be put off by the name “matte”; this isn’t the slightest bit cakey. Available in 16 shades that cover most skin tones.
You might be wondering is this makeup or skincare—it is a fab mix of both. The NYX Bare With Me Concealer Serum provides medium coverage that effectively covers redness, dark circles, and blemishes yet has a lightweight, non-cakey finish. This concealer serum is enriched with tremella mushroom, cica, and green tea which all boost skin hydration and leaving under eyes supple and refreshed. If you are prone to dryness this formula is a great choice. Choose from 13 shades to achieve a radiant complexion.