Mamamia’s Tried and Tested series is your weekly review of the latest to hit our desks in beauty, health and wellness. You won’t find any #sponsored content here, just honest, relatable and independent advice. This week, Senior Lifestyle Writer Amy Clark road-tested seven new concealers.
Stop any random woman on the street and ask for her can’t-live-without beauty product, and every second one will say concealer.
That stat is entirely made up, but judging by how busy/tired we all are and the sheer volume of concealers on the market, I stand by it.
Side note – here’s how to cover under-eye bags like a makeup artist, post continues after video.
And coming into summer is a great time to find a new concealer to love because no one wants to wear a full face of foundation in 30+ degree heat, do they? No, a touch of strategically placed and expertly blended concealer is exactly what the beauty doctor ordered.
To cut through the marketing jargon and shelves of products that look the same, I decided to try and document seven new-ish concealers over a week.
Here’s how that went.
*A note on application: I applied all of these concealers by dotting the product directly onto the skin with the supplied applicators (except for one, more on that later). I then blended in with a mini beauty blender.