How to Apply Concealer

Jan 22, 2016
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Learn how to use different types of concealer to cover up dark circles, camouflage blemishes, and brighten your complexion.

When it comes to covering up specific problem areas (think: blemishes, undereye circles) with concealer, things can get complicated: It's important to know which formulas and application methods are best suited to your particular concerns, or you risk making them even more noticeable. Here, we break down the concealer essentials, from which formula to choose (cream, stick, or liquid?), to what shades to look for (lighter than your skin tone, or a perfect match?), and how to apply it according to what you want to cover.

Erica S. Really good at wearing bedhead, pretty good at hoarding eyeliner, definitely watched too much MTV as a tween.