Beauty Top 10: The Best No-Makeup Makeup Products To Try Now

It’s all in the skin prep and light product layering

When it comes to perfecting the no-makeup makeup look, it’s all in the skin prep and light product layering, says Nathalie Eleni. Kick off your routine with one of these beauty heroes – and let yourself feel smug when the compliments begin to roll in…

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The Best No-Makeup Makeup Products To Try Now

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Cell Shock

Collagen Balm Cleanser, £95, swisslinecosmetics.co.uk

A beautifully, buttery cleanser to prep skin ahead of makeup application. Massaged over face and décolleté, and removed with a warm damp cloth, it leaves skin nourished and refreshed.

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Glow Recipe

Strawberry BHA Pore Smooth Blur Drops, £29, sephora.com

A silicone-free primer to refine pores, blur imperfections and balance oils. Available from Sephora, just landed at Westfield.

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Fixing Gel Mascara, £18, tropicskincare.com

An eco-friendly mascara to nourish and condition your lashes giving beautiful, glossy enhancement and an inky black pigment.

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Les Filles En Rouje

La Crème, £45, niche-beauty.com

Good moisturising is key to glowing make-up. La Crème, with rosehip oil and peony extract, is your key to a classic French glow. Nourishing with a natural pinky hue to perk up all skin tones.

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Good Apple Full-Coverage Liquid Foundation, £34, sephora.com

A flawless coverage that is transfer proof, long wearing and conceals imperfections. The super lightweight finish makes it look natural and totally undetectable.

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EviDenS de Beaute

The Total Shield SPF 50, £140, harrods.com

A luxurious lightweight veil enriched with triple collagen to provide protection against external aggressors, while leaving a beautiful silky texture on the skin.

Pink makeup brushes

Hannah Martin x Ciaté London

24 piece Professional Brush Collection, £169, ciatelondon.com

Great brushes take all the hard work out of make-up application. This 24-brush set gives you every brush you need and ones you didn’t know you needed.

Pink and gold lip gloss tube

Lisa Eldridge

Dancing Rose Lip Gloss, £20, lisaeldridge.com

Enhance your lips with a glass-like, shimmering gloss, Lisa Eldrige Dancing Rose lip gloss is the perfect choice to give natural looking volume to lips.

Bronze skin stick


The No-Rules Stick 114, £15, 3ina.com

A creamy multi stick to work on lips and cheeks (and even eyes) for the most flattering colour enhancement. 114 is great for medium to darker skin tones and 503 for lighter skin tones.

Makeup palette

Makeup by Mario

Ethereal Eyes Eyeshadow Palette, £55, sephora.com

A beautiful palette of neutral matte and shimmering early tones that you can use for a wash of colour over the eyes, or use to contour and enhance the shape.

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