After spending so much time at home and barefaced, the idea of putting on a full face of makeup has zero appeal for most of us. Yet there is the inevitable Zoom call where you can’t always hide behind your emoji and even the beauty filter isn’t producing any beauty on your end. The cosmetic industry has been watching and come to our rescue!
The no-makeup-makeup is back. New products abound that are natural-looking, lightweight, and undetectable that enhance without overpowering. Pinterest has even coined a new term for the easy makeup routine, “skinimalism”. It’s that happy medium between minimal makeup and bare skin. And let’s face it, after a certain age, our skin does not look so good bare. The great thing about tints is the pigment doesn’t collect in fine lines, making them perfect for mature skin. They are also easy to apply and forgiving for all skin types.
Complexion Rescue™ Tinted Moisturizer – Hydrating Gel Cream Broad Spectrum Spf 30, $33
This clean, multi-tasking tinted face moisturizer combines hydrating skincare benefits with naturally radiant, sheer buildable coverage and SPF protection.
Hydromaniac Glowy Tinted Hydrator Foundation, $29
Urban Decay Hydromaniac Glowy Tinted Hydrator Foundation is a longwear, tinted hydrator infused with kombucha filtrate + marula oil for 30% more hydrated skin, medium coverage, and a glowy finish.
Bare Focus Tinted Hydrator Tinted Skin Veil, $5.99
This oil-free tinted hydrator with hyaluronic acid and vegan squalane is a one-way ticket to quenched perfection! Wet n Wild’s Bare Focus Tinted Hydrator Tinted Skin Veil features buildable, sheer-to-medium coverage with a semi-matte finish for a naturally flawless and nourished glow. Transforms a multi-step routine into a one-step regimen, so you’ll be ready in a splash with this lightweight, multipurpose and super convenient formula. Simply tap, blend and build to your preferred coverage for hydrated, radiant, instant perfection. Select from the versatile range of shades to transport yourself to complexion paradise!
Pure Radiant Tinted Moisturizer, $45
Your skin – almost bare, but better. This advanced, oil-free formula provides a translucent veil of color and sun protection while helping to reduce the appearance of hyperpigmentation and dark spots in just four weeks. Infused with lush, naturally derived botanicals and ingredients to immediately help thirsty skin feel hydrated. Kopara from French Polynesia and mineral rich seawater revive and re-mineralize skin for a softer, smoother, and brighter natural glow.
The Radiant SkinTint Broad Spectrum SPF 30, $95
This refreshing veil of color delivers instant radiance and a more even, healthy-looking tone. Skin takes on a brighter appearance. Fine dry lines are plumped with hydration as signs of fatigue are visibly diminished.
Kosas Tinted Face Oil Foundation, $42
A clean, comfy makeup and active skincare blend that is made with six nourishing botanical oils to moisturize and even tone.
ColourPop Pretty Fresh Hyaluronic Acid Tinted Moisturizer, $14
The ColourPop Pretty Fresh Tinted Moisturizer is a hydrating, oil-free tinted moisturizer with lightweight coverage that evens skintone and leaves your skin looking fresh and healthy. Formulated with hyaluronic acid (aka HA) and coconut water to support skin hydration without adding oil, this tinted moisturizer works for all skin types and makeup styles – just customize your routine to create your own look!
Tinted Moisturizer Natural Skin Perfector SPF 30, $47
A lightweight tinted moisturizer that offers a sheer hint of coverage while helping skin retain moisture and providing SPF 30 protection.
Superdewy Tinted Moisturizer, $12
For the everyday fresh-faced base, the Makeup Revolution Tinted Moisturizer is their first lightweight true-to-skin formula. The blend of skincare and makeup blurs imperfections and evens skin tone, with a sheer hint of coverage. Enriched with antioxidant wild berry extract and infused with 68% water, for a dewy makeup finish with long-lasting hydration. Let your true skin radiate through – your skin but better!
You’ll also want to try some lip tints that can double as cheek tints and vice versa. You can even add a little color to your eyes with a swipe of your cheek/lip tint in the crease. Going out for the evening and want a little more glam? There are some great creamy highlighters, that with one swipe, can bring your cheekbones to life.
Natural-looking and effortless to apply is what the new tinted makeup is all about. If you are looking for a five-minute, easy routine, that will leave you positively glowing, we’ve got a slew of new products for you to peruse!
Be Adored Tinted Anti-Aging Neuropeptide Lip Treatment, $32
A raspberry tinted hydrating & volumizing lip treatment that leaves lips looking fuller and feeling softer.
Dual Finish Highlighter Multi-Tasking Illuminating Powder, $30.75
A dual-effect powder highlighter enhanced with light-reflecting pearls for a smooth, buildable glow. Use it dry for a subtle highlight, or apply damp for more intense illumination.
Tints lips with bare-lip sensation, 10-hour kiss-proof color. The tinted ink fuses with the lips transparently and lightly, boosting their natural color weightlessly with a healthy wash of color, and with incredible comfort. Wear alone for perfectly natural subtle color, or use as a primer to boost the color and wear of any lipstick or lip gloss. The water-balanced emulsion includes the perfect balance of stains, pigments, and emollients. Kiss-proof and non-transferring, it feels weightless and comfortable, as if lips are bare.
Mini Ambient™ Lighting Edit – Sculpture Unlocked, $40.50
A cult-favorite returns in a curated quad, with four shades to layer and blend for multidimensional radiance.
Heaven’s Hue highlighter, $34.50
Professional, practical and modern, the Heaven’s Hue highlighter from Stila reflects the California brand’s smart approach to makeup. With an ultra-light texture that feels as if it’s hardly there, the highlighter is formulated with light diffusing particles that give skin a luminous, glowing look. Use it to give your skin a touch of natural-looking radiance.
Lightweight, sheer and ultra-moisturizing, this formula has all the benefits of your go-to balm plus a color-enhancing tint that brings out the best in lips.
A nourishing blend of Olive, Avocado and Jojoba Oils smooths and softens lips instantly and over time, reducing the look of fine lines while delivering a healthier, plumped-up look.
Lip Injection Plumping Lip Gloss, $24
Kissable pink gloss features an exclusive volumizing formula that instantly plumps your pout while natural botanicals smooth and soften lips.
Collagen Lip Bath Kit, $94.50
Darlings, discover my Collagen Lip Bath Kit and save on this trio of iconic Collagen Lip Bath hues for a high-shine, plumper-looking pout for every mood and every moment!
L’Oreal Paris Rosy Tone Moisturizer for Mature, Dull Skin, Age Perfect, 1.7 oz., $18.49
Nurture your skin with the L’Oreal Paris Age Perfect Rosy Tone Moisturizer.
EltaMD Tinted UV Daily Broad-Spectrum Facial Sunscreen, SPF 40, $24.95
EltaMD UV Daily Broad-Spectrum SPF 40 Tinted, 1.7 oz gives you the high-powered protection of sun screen mixed with a light tint that hides imperfections without being too heavy. The water-resistant design is non-greasy and offers lightweight moisture that plumps skin and blurs the appearance of fine lines.
Burt’s Bees Tinted Lip Balm, $4.79
Add a hint of sheer, pretty red color with Burt’s Bees tinted lip balm for a natural, everyday look
CeraVe Tinted Sunscreen with SPF 30, $16.99
Universal tint for all skin tones that instantly leaves skin with a healthy glow and offsets the white-cast typically associated with mineral sunscreens
Hyaluronic Tinted Hydra-Powder, $60
Infused with skincare benefits of hyaluronic acid, the multi-purpose Hyaluronic Tinted Hydra-Powder creates the perfect makeup finish as part of a 24/7 Hyaluronic Routine. Hyaluronic acid helps to maintain optimum moisture level. It’s the best setting powder to instantly blur minor imperfections, minimize pores, even out skin tone, fill in fine lines, and control shine.
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