#HipNJ’s Maria Falzo ran down what you need in your makeup bag on This is it TV!
1. Eye Shadow Base
Trish McEvoy’s Eye Base Essentials’ Brightening Eyeshadow Primer
A shadow primer and upper-eye brightener designed to correct darkness and discoloration of the eyelid, instantly creating a more vibrant, bright- eyed look while locking shadow in place for crease-proof, all-day wear. Best of all, this product has not been tested on animals and is gluten free.
Retail: $26, available on Nordstroms.com
2. Eye Pallette of the Season
Bobbi Brown has amazing seasonal collections that can be used for any occasion, day or night. Just work your colors around where you are going.
Retail: Instant Pretty Eye Palette, $54, available on BobbiBrownCosmetics.com
3. Foundation Base
Giorgio Armani’s Fluid Master Primer
An innovative primer for the face that visibly smoothes skin’s surface, refines pores and creates a flawless canvas on which to apply foundation. The silky, gliding texture imparts a matte, yet transparent glow to skin. The Primer smoothes away fine lines and imperfections, and its perfectly even facial canvas is ideal for application of foundation.
Retail $57, NeimanMarcus.com
Dieci Colori- Mineral Makeup
Liquid formula fortified with an exclusive Multi-Mineral Complex, is Hypoallergenic and has an SPF 15. This foundation formula glides on velvety smooth and sets to a soft -powder finish. In addition to having sunscreen protection, it has antioxidants, is oil-free and has micro-diffusers which keeps the skin looking flawless. They have a full line of mineral makeup as well.
Retail $35, DieciColori.com
5. Mascara Primer
A Lash Primer Serum instantly primes, plumps, and lengthens lashes with an ultra-light and quick-drying formula. The first “active serum” mascara primer also contains a unique cell-conditioning complex made up of hydrolyzed soy proteins that promote long-term lash growth, strength, and Vitality.
Retail $28.50, Dior.com
Dior Show Blackout-Mascara
A ‘big show’ mascara, inspired by models’ behind-the-scenes runway tricks. The result is ultra-sophisticated, ultra-glamorous; lashes are lengthened, thickened and curved to the ‘nth’ degree. Winner of Allure magazine’s ‘Best of Beauty Reader’s Choice’ award for Best Department Mascara, 2012.
Retail $27.50, Dior.com