Is your makeup bag forever bursting out of its seams with numerous must-have products? How much time does it take you on average to find something as simple as a tube of lipstick? I’m guessing more than a minute at the very least? Do you have a multitude of makeup essentials that line the bottom of your vanity kit? If you said yes to any of these questions, it’s time for you to simplify your life. Today we’ve taken on the challenge to shortlist five versatile picks that serve double and sometimes even triple duties.
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The first step to flawless skin is moisturizing. From the house of Maybelline this BB cream with its specialized mineral clay formula offers skin protection as well as correction. This multipurpose cream nourishes skin from deep within, conceals blemishes and evens out skin tone. The inbuilt SPF 21 offers sun protection too for a radiant matte finish.
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Next up, a 4-in-1 beauty product you’ll never want to leave home without. L’Oreal Paris True Match Compact Foundation smoothens like a face primer, unifies like a foundation, corrects like a concealer and finishes like a velvet powder. This is the perfect multipurpose makeup solution for a luminous face.
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Highlight, strobe and bring your best face forward, with features that are chiselled and glisten with a magic stick. Enriched with Jojoba Seed Oil, Shea Butter and Cocoa Seed Butter, this multipurpose highlighter stick has a feather-light texture that kisses your skin for a diva-like finish. Apply it on your collar bones to double it up as a bronzer.
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This new generation eye pencil serves a dual purpose. Use it as kajal to create instantly dramatic eyes or eyeliner for a more refined look. The long-lasting, waterproof formula makes it a great companion for any occasion. You can also smudge it around the eyes for a smoky effect.
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Indulge your cravings with NYX Professional Makeup Whipped Lip & Cheek Soufflé. This two-in-one mousse can be used to precisely line lips or on the apples of your cheeks for a soft, natural flush. Achieve a delicious wash of color with a matte finish using this creamy multipurpose makeup formula.
There you have it – five multipurpose necessities to complete your makeup kit.