If you’re looking for complete coverage with a light texture, try Nars. Enriched with hydrating ingredients and light-diffusing technology, it’s our pick for natural-looking buildable coverage and the women of Reddit (beauty’s most honest beauty forum) have hailed it the best concealer in the world. We’re sold.
Radiant Creamy Concealer, £24, Nars
Tarte Shape Tape Contour Concealer, £28, QVC
The Shape Tape Contour Concealer from Tarte is a full-coverage, radiant, creamy concealer featuring a tapered wand applicator for precise sculpting, strobing and spot coverage. People love it so much that one flies off the shelves every 12 seconds.
Magic Away Concealer, £24, Charlotte Tilbury
This concealer is the real deal. Its springy formula has been described by Queen Tilbury herself as nothing less than ‘Spanx for your eyes’, and we couldn’t agree more. With full coverage and easy blending, your skin will look brighter, lighter and completely resurfaced.
Flawless Fusion Ultra-Longwear Concealer, £24, Laura Mercier
We love this concealer for its medium to full coverage, luminous blurring finish and lightweight feel, plus it’s budge-proof for up to 12 hours. It doubles up to cover under-eye bags and blemishes. “Gently press and blend with fingertips, using the warmth of you fingertips to create a seamless finish,” says makeup pro, Laura Mercier. “For more coverage, layer and repeat, blending with fingers.”
The Flawless Concealer, £20, Nude By Nature
The super-ingredients in this concealer means that it provides endless skincare benefits as well as concealing. Baobab Fruit Extract and Kakadu Plum provide a double dose of powerful antioxidants, while Bamboo Powder leaves a soft-focus, flawless finish.
Aqua Luminous Perfecting Concealer, £24, Becca
Acne sufferers, rejoice; Becca’s concealer is 32% water, meaning it won’t clog up pores, and the flexible pigments and light technology mean even the most stubborn imperfections are totally covered.
Boi-ing Airbrush Concealer, £17.50, Benefit
We’re big fans of Benefit’s light-as-air concealer. With a rich, creamy texture, yet a feather-light feel, this will cover a multitude of sins,
Fix It Concealer, £25, Dior
Perfectly blends with any liquid foundation, it not only conceals imperfections but primes the skin for long-lasting makeup.
Match Made Concealer, £8, No7
Have you tried the No7 match made service yet? Never wear the wrong shade again – just pop into your local Boots and be measured up with the perfect concealer shade. Apply this creamy stick concealer straight from the bullet.
Creamy Concealer Kit, £26, Bobbi Brown
This cream and powder duo is the perfect long-lasting cover-up. Apply the corrector to any imperfections or blemishes and then set with the powder for a flawless finish.
Cream Concealer, £24,Cover FX
This hero water-based concealer doesn’t contain gluten, mineral oil, fragrance, parabens or talc – so it’s gentle on nearly all skin types. Giving medium-to-full coverage it’s among the best on offer for problem skin.
Aqua Glow Serum Concealer, £19, StilaThis should be your go-to for healthy-looking complexion. Its lightweight formula brightens and conceals, with buildable coverage.
Complete Coverage Serum Concealer, £23, BareMinerals
A super high coverage concealer which doesn’t clog up the skin, this is an iconic product for a reason.
Born This Way Concealer, £20, Too Faced
This concealer is a truly versatile product, for amazing under the eye and blemishes coverage or for giving your contour the perfect light shades it needs.
Touche Eclat, £25.50,Yves Saint Laurent
Loved by makeup artists, celebs and beauty buffs alike, YSL’s cult product is our absolute favourite for brightening eyes and adding radiance to your complexion. Use to conceal dark circles and apply to the sides of nose, mouth and chin to shape and contour.
Ultra HD Concealer, £21, Make Up Forever
Accompanying one of our favourite foundations of all time, Make Up Forever’s Ultra HD concealer has seriously high coverage and longevity. A more ‘HD’ version of the brand’s original full cover, this little tube will become one of your best friends.
Healthy Mix Concealer, £8.99, Bourjois
One of our favourite high street brand concealers; this ‘fruit therapy’ concealer calls on apricot extract for radiance, raspberry for circulation and melon for hydration, meaning it treats while it conceals. Light and silky like its foundation counterpart, it looks as good as it feels.
Amazing Concealer, £20.99,Amazing Cosmetics
This little tube is branded amazing for a reason. It contains a full-coverage, long-lasting product that dries quickly and stays all day.
Studio Conceal and Correct Palette, £30, MAC
The ultimate offering for those who like to correct before they conceal. The palette contains two corrective shades to tackle uneven skin tone and four concealer shades can be easily blended together to mask any possible imperfection.