Makeup artists have the skill to bring out the best beauty features in everyone. But behind every talented makeup stylist lies an amazing array of trusty, foolproof beauty products that they absolutely love and swear by. Below, we've rounded up ten of these beauty must-haves straight from the country's leading makeup artists. Be warned, Candy Girls, because you're going to want to head over to your nearest beauty fix to score these finds after this!
RB Chanco, makeup artist to the countrys celeb royalties like Kris Aquino and Kathryn Bernardo, swears by MAC lipsticks. RB says that MAC lipsticks are in every kikay lover's and makeup artists' beauty kits, and for a good reason, too! Apart from being reasonably priced, they also have a variety of textures and finishes. What's not to love?
Becca Under Eye Brightening Corrector
This Holy Grail product is a favorite of Jason Delos Reyes, the makeup artist responsible for the beauty looks of Gabbi Garcia and Martine Cajucom among others. Jason says that the peach tones of this under eye corrector conceals dark areas under the eyes naturally unlike typical color correctors with a bright orange tinge.
NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer
Jelly Eugenio, makeup artist for beauty inspirations Nadine Lustre and Sarah Lahbati, loves the NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer. "This concealer is perfect for covering up dark eye bags or skin breakouts without making it look cakey." Plus, it's easy to blend and has tons of shades to choose from, too!
Laura Mercier Translucent Loose Setting Powder
The Laura Mercier Translucent Loose Setting Powder is a trusted product of makeup artist Mark Kingson Qua. This powder is a must-have because of how it fits a large variety of skin tones. Also, imperfections like fine lines fade away for a natural finish.
Beautyblender Makeup Sponge
Robbie Piñera, the makeup artist of It girls Anne Curtis, Solenn Heussaff, and Georgina Wilson can never be spotted without the Beauty Blender Makeup Sponge. He counts on it to blend and soften harsh lines and to create a smooth finish. Getting the smooth, flawless skin of your favorite stars has never been this easy with this trusty makeup tool!
Rea Pinpin is an experienced makeup artist in the fashion industry who has worked with Miss Universe Philippines Shamcey Supsup on her different beauty looks. When it comes to her makeup goodies, she looks for products that stay on and look good the whole day. One of her Holy Grail products are MUD eyeshadows that are super pigmented with a wide array of colors to choose from. Apart from creating amazingly hued eyes, they don't leave fallouts under the eyes when you apply them, too! How cool is that?
Charlotte Tilbury Magic Cream
Every awesome beauty look starts with good prep, which is why for Mikka Marcaida, makeup artist to Yassi Pressman and Sarah Lahbati, the Charlotte Tilbury Magic Cream is a definite must for her makeup routine. The moisturizing properties of the cream gives the perfect amount of hydration to the skin, leaving it soft, supple, and plump. With this, your skin will be the perfect canvas for all your great beauty looks!
How about you? What's your holy grail product?