With the plethora of products available out there, it’s become essential to be aware (and conscious) of what we’re putting on our skin. Especially if you’re prone to breakouts. And so, we’re bringing in the professionals. ‘Coz let’s be real, when it comes to makeup, skincare and beauty products dermatologists know best. So, after some detailed research of the best dermat-tested makeup products out there, we’ve picked our favorites to add to our makeup routine. We’ve got the perfect formulas that’ll look like a million bucks without doing any damage to your skin. After all, we’ve got the pros’ stamp of approval.
Let’s take a look at the best dermat-tested makeup products:
1. Prime Time
Target your large open pores, fine lines and redness without angering the skin Gods with the Colorbar Perfect Match Primer. This oil-free, non-comedogenic formula works its magic to smoothe your skin creating the perfect canvas for your makeup. But that’s not all. Infused with Vitamin E, it also goes that extra mile to moisturize your skin and give it a boost of antioxidants. Now, who doesn’t love a product that’s kind to their skin?
2. Back To Base(ics)
Those of us with sensitive skin know that while we need a good base product to conceal the aftermath of our breakouts, these same formulas often aggravate our skin further. Talk about a catch-22. The Maybelline New York Fit Me Matte+Poreless Liquid Foundation With Pump not only successfully cover up those blemishes but are also so light that they allow your pores to breathe. Plus, they come in shades to suit every Indian skin tone.
3. Get Cheeky
Created by a leading allergist in L.A., the Physicians Formula Shimmer Strips All-In-1 Custom Nude Palette For Face & Eyes is a godsend for all the sensitive-skinned girls. Not only can you use this palette to add some shimmer to your eyelids and to highlight your cheekbones, but you can also blend it together to get that all-over radiance. It’s hypoallergenic, non-comedogenic, chemical-free, and just what you need to get your glow on.
4. Eye Spy
The intensely pigmented, waterproof Nykaa Get Inked! Sketch Eyeliner Pen with its super-precise tip lets you achieve that intense, statement-making eye look you’re constantly drooling over. Free of parabens (a big no-no for those of you with sensitive peepers) and dermatologist tested and approved, this pen lets you go broad and bold or fine and natural, whatever you may please. Once you’ve tried it, there’s no looking back.
5. Lash Stash
No makeup look is complete without mascara. ‘Coz hunny, if you can’t flutter those lashes and make some heads turn, you’re not doing it right. But what about girls with sensitive eyes you ask? That’s where the L'Oreal Paris Volume Million Lashes Waterproof Mascara comes to the rescue. This smudge-proof, ultra-black formula gives you those fanned out, voluminous and defined lashes you’ve always dreamed of without harming your eyes. Yas queen!
6. Pucker Up
When it comes to makeup that cares for your skin, nothing does it better than Kay Beauty by Katrina Kaif. The Kay Beauty Matteinee Matte Lipstick is enriched with Marula and Chamomile Oil that keep your lips hydrated and nourished while giving you a color payoff that’s to die for. With shades specially curated for Indian beauties, this smudge-proof, waterproof, weightless crayon gives you the perfect pout, from the inside out.
7. A Clean Slate
No girl with sensitive skin will ever fall asleep with her makeup on which makes the cleanser undoubtedly the most important product in your vanity case. The Simple Kind To Skin Micellar Cleansing Water, crafted for sensitive skin and infused with goodies like Vitamins B and C, Glycol and Triple Purified Water, is just what you need for that pre-bed, makeup removal routine. Light on the skin and 100% effective, it’ll leave you with clean, hydrated and happy skin.