Subtle Makeup

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If you're looking for a way to add a little extra something to your look, subtle makeup is the way to go. This type of makeup is designed to enhance your natural features without drawing attention to itself. It's perfect for everyday wear but can also be worn on special occasions. Here are some subtle makeup products perfect for your needs.

MAC CosmeticsLipglass Clear

ITEM: 2092153

Size: 0.5 oz/ 15 ml

22 Reviews


What it is:
A gloss to create a glass-like finish or a subtle sheen.

What it does:
Designed to be worn on its own or over lip pencil or lipstick, Lipglass is perfect for creating shine that lasts. It's very shiny and can impart subtle or dramatic color. Jojoba oil helps soften and condition the lips.

GivenchyPrisme Libre Loose Powder Highlighter

Size: 0.21 oz / 6 g·ITEM: 2473627

Color: 10 Organza Or - golden pink shimmer

16 Reviews


For my everyday makeup or a nice romantic date night look, this is a great option. ...Such a beautiful glowy highlight. You can make it subtle or blinding. I wish there were some more shades to choose from but it’s a good buy!

What it is: A shimmering loose powder highlighter that combines a harmony of pink and golden tones for an immediate radiant result.



Loose Powder

What Else You Need to Know:This soft ultrafine texture offers iridescent light that instantly illuminates the complexion to highlight, sculpt and lift. The lightweight formula is endlessly buildable to create either a subtle natural look or a showstopping glow for all skintones.

LancômeDual Finish Multi-tasking Illuminating Highlighter

Size: 0.67 oz/ 19 g·ITEM: 1955178

Color: 04 Dazzling Bronze

67 Reviews


It doesn’t emphasize texture and it can be built up from a subtle sheen to a high shine. I love it!...Can be subtle or built up like crazy!...You can apply these products a couple different ways, either dab on the cheekbones with your ring finger (which is my preferred method), use a brush (which appears to give a subtle glow if it is a synthetic brush), or you can get the sponge that comes with it wet

What it is:
A dual-effect powder highlighter enhanced with light-reflecting pearls for a smooth, buildable glow.

What it does:
Available in illuminating shades for all skintones, this ultra-creamy powder highlighter melts into the skin for a brilliant highlight that doesn't cake. Its wet-dry technology allows for customized highlight and the ultimate versatility: use it dry for a subtle glow, or apply damp for a more intense result.

Charlotte TilburyThe Classic Eye Powder Pencil

Size: 0.04 oz/ 1.1g·ITEM: 2310498

Color: Classic Black

83 Reviews


What it is: An eye-powder pencil that creates a soft, subtle blendable line.

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Mix of Oils and Powders: Makes liner easy to apply and blendable.
- Soothing Allantoin: Makes liner perfect for delicate eye area.

What Else You Need to Know: A mix of fine opaque powders for a soft, blendable line. Enriched with gentle Allantoin for long- wear, the powder formula can be easily layered up for a more dramatic, smoky evening look. As Charlotte puts it, "every woman needs an eye liner they can depend on."

MAC CosmeticsLipglass

Size: 0.10 oz/ 3.1 mL·ITEM: 2092344

Color: Love Child - coppered plum

43 Reviews


I'm never disappointed with any MAC makeup I get and this lip gloss was no different!

What it is: A gloss in a wide color range that conditions lips with a glass-like finish.

What Else You Need to Know: A unique lip gloss available in a wide variety of colors that creates a high-gloss, glass-like finish. Designed to be worn on its own or over lip pencil or lipstick, it's the perfect product for creating shine that lasts. It can impart subtle or dramatic color. It contains jojoba oil to help soften and condition lips.

DiorRouge Blush

Size: 0.21 oz / 6g·ITEM: 2686954

Color: 219 Rose Montaigne - the iconic Dior pink

17 Reviews


The color is brownish rosy with a subtle sheen. I use it as a bronzer/blusher, it has a nice satin finish and easy to blend. ...I hardly ever leave reviews but this is the most beautiful blush I have ever owned. I am a makeup artist so I use a wide variety of colors and formulas.

What it is: The iconic powder blush that gives a glowing look with a second-skin feel now comes in a 90%* natural-origin formula and 3 finishes.

What Else You Need to Know: Available in matte, satin, and shimmer finishes, this blush brings a year-round glow to a wide range of complexions while keeping skin hydrated for all-day comfort. The long-wearing, ultra-pigmented formula delivers buildable couture color for subtle to intense makeup looks.

Live TintedHueglow Liquid Highlighter Drops

Size: 0.4 oz / 13 mL·ITEM: 2760429

Color: Dawn - Rose Gold

20 Reviews


I mix with my cc cream and that's my go-to face care if it's a no makeup day....I’ve been looking for dewier looking makeup and this one did not disappoint. Perfect highlighter plus dewiness to brighten the face.

What it is: These squalane-powered glow drops give skin the yummiest natural glow with every single drop. 

Coverage: Light



Highlighted Ingredients: 
- Squalane: Prevents moisture loss and restores visible suppleness to skin.

- Sunflower Seed Oil: Helps to replenish, strengthen, and soothe skin.

- Hyaluronic Acid: Holds up to 1,000 times its weight in moisture for advanced hydration.

Ingredient Callouts: It is cruelty-free.

REFYLip Blush

Size: 0.16 oz / 4.7 g·ITEM: 2686269

Color: Orchid - a medium, neutral pink

90 Reviews


absolutely love it’s so subtle and pretty. and stays very well!...The shade in canyon is so subtle and gives that lived in rum raisin 90s model lipstick look.

What it is: A lightweight, blurring formula that adds a subtle blush of color to enhance your natural lips.

Formulation Type:
Lipstick / Lip Balm & Treatment

Benefits: Hydrating

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Coconut Emollient: Moisturizes and nourishes lips.
- Tocopheryl Acetate: Leaves lips looking and feeling conditioned.
- Patented Blurring Technology: Reduces the look of fine lines.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, triclosan, and contains less than one percent synthetic fragrance. It is also vegan, cruelty-free, and comes in recyclable p

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