10 Best Multitasking Cosmetics
Get an instant beauty boost and skin care treatments in one product.
You wear makeup almost every day; so make the most of your time and money by choosing cosmetics that do double duty. Try these multitaskers.
Clinique Even Better Makeup
Finally, here’s a foundation that addresses discoloration caused by acne scars and sun damage. Even better, it gives you moderate to full coverage plus vitamins that improve your skin tone, botanical extracts and a pigment-preventing SPF in one bottle. ($24.50, clinique.com)
Cover Girl CG Smoothers All Day Hydrating Makeup
Colder weather often means drier skin, but you can treat your skin to a tall glass of water (so to speak) with this liquid foundation that offers hydration, coverage and staying power — up to 11 hours — at a price nobody can turn down. ($7.19, ulta.com)
Peter Thomas Roth Un-Wrinkle Foundation SPF 20
This supercharged oil-free buildable-coverage foundation features peptides and neuropeptides to minimize the muscle contractions that cause wrinkles, in addition to skin-plumping moisture and light-diffusing pigments that will make your skin look better instantly. ($45, peterthomasroth.com)
Dr. Brandt Flaws No More Skin Perfector
Leave it to celebrity dermatologist Dr. Fredric Brandt to give us a one-shade-fits-all gel-creme that evens skin tone, smoothes the appearance of fine lines and gives a radiant finish while protecting the skin from wrinkle-causing free radicals. ($55, drbrandtskincare.com)
Jouer Age-Repairing Concealer
This creamy concealer improves skin imperfections as you hide them and can be layered for adjustable coverage. It also contains an antiaging Dermaxyl complex and Brazilian botanicals that smooth the skin’s texture and reduce shine. ($24, jouercosmetics.com)