My dark circles keep me on a personal quest to find makeup products that will make me look bright eyed and bushy tailed. I always joke that it is my duty as a makeup artist and fellow dark circle sufferer to find the best concealer out there. A tough job, but somebody's got to do it!
I recently stumbled upon Benefit's Powderflage Powder Concealer. While I wouldn't suggest using it as a concealer (there is no coverage whatsoever!), I do think it is a superb setting and brightening powder for under the eyes. The texture is very fine, and the light pink color helps to disguise any discoloration. I used this as a setting powder over my concealer, and applied it to the tops of my cheekbones. It instantly created a brightening effect, and made me look like I was well rested (which is no small feat!). Another benefit of this powder is that it helps to increase the staying power of your concealer, and won't settle into fine lines. This product also comes with a fan brush for a feather light application.
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This deep plum color will naturally enhance the color of your eyes, and help to intensify your bright eyed look! Badgal mascara is one of the best volumizing mascaras on the market, and this newer version is a great addition to line. This is an easy way to add a jolt to your normal eye makeup look.