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The Best Airbrush Makeup Products That Promise Flawless Skin
Natural makeup days are all well and good, but sometimes you want to achieve a flawless, poreless and airbrushed finish that lasts all night long. And we’ve got you covered with our range of the best airbrush makeup products, including foundations, makeup brushes and even spray tans.
Airbrush face makeup is a great way to achieve a soft-focus effect like you would with an airbrush mist. These products help blur any imperfections, discolouration and fine lines. So, whether you’re heading for a long night of partying or prepping your wedding makeup, airbrush products are a great way to achieve fuller coverage and long-lasting flawless looks.
To help you out we’ve rounded up all our faves. Check them out below!
Achieving the perfect airbrushed finish is all about the base and what better way than with the iconic Dior Backstage Airflash Spray Foundation. Unlike other foundations, this formula comes in a spray format inspired by the backstage makeup artists at Dior runway shows. It contains light-diffusing pigments, which help smooth your complexion and give you a radiant finish.
This airbrush foundation is a great one to keep in your kit, whether you’re a professional MUA or beauty beginner as it helps you instantly conceal and correct blemishes for the ultimate flawless effect. It’s a full coverage formula which is perfect for events where you know your bestie will pap you all night long.
Charlotte Tilbury is the queen of glam makeup looks, which is why we know we can trust the Airbrush Flawless Foundation to deliver on the goods. The full coverage foundation comes in a whopping 44 shades to suit all skin tones and textures. Plus, it delivers a natural matte finish that provides that airbrush-like effect.
Next on the shopping list is this must-have Hourglass concealer. The lightweight formula is crease-resistant and brightens up the skin for up 16 hours. It also helps diminish the appearance of fine lines, blemishes and enlarged pores for a smooth, airbrush finish. And if that wasn’t enough it’s waterproof, vegan-friendly and non-comedogenic.
Get Insta-ready with this classic Benefit airbrush concealer. This creamy formula is easy to blend across the skin and is perfect for diminishing dark circles and imperfections. It provides a soft-focus, matte finish that wears beautifully throughout the day.
This award-winning Airbrush Concealer helps add some much-needed radiance to the skin, while blurring any dark circles and shadows with its light reflecting formulation. Not to mention, it has a brush applicator which makes it super easy to buff and blend around hard to reach areas.
Setting sprays and powders:
Pair the Charlotte Tilbury foundation with the Airbrush Flawless Setting Spray for the ultimate blurring finish. Simply mist this across your face to set everything in place and to ensure no fading, creasing or melting. It also contains skin-loving ingredients, such as aloe vera and Japanese green teas, which help hydrate and soothe the skin.
Hunting for the perfect setting powder to achieve the airbrush look? Stop the search, we’ve found the perfect fix in the Hourglass Veil Translucent Setting Powder. This loose powder helps deliver a soft-focus finish, which minimises the appearance of pores and fine lines. Plus, it’s translucent so suits all skin tones and doesn’t look cakey on top of your makeup.
Another great face powder to keep on hand is this one from MAC. Loved by beauty editors and professional makeup artists, this powder is perfect for achieve a natural-looking finish which blurs imperfections. Wear alongside full coverage foundation for the best airbrush finish or wear alone for a soft-focus effect.
A third Charlotte Tilbury product you ask. Well, yes, how could we not mention the much-loved Airbrush Flawless Finish pressed powder? This product is a staple in makeup bags across the globe as it helps reduce unwanted shine, blur any lines and adds a cashmere effect across the skin.
To achieve the flawless base, you need the best tools for the job. At Cosmetify, we love the impressive IT Cosmetics makeup brushes. This one in particular is dual ended and perfect for on-the-go touch ups. One end is small and tapered to effortlessly blend liquid and cream formulas, while the other side is larger and fluffy to seamlessly buff powders into the skin.
Want a makeup brush for larger areas, such as the décolletage, arms or legs? Look no further than Airbrush Finish Blender Brush from Revolution. The dense bristles help effortlessly buff body makeup products across the skin to ensure an airbrushed finish. And the shape of the brush gives you extra control for quick and simple blending.
Airbrushed skin isn’t just reserved for your face. Gives your legs some TLC with this airbrush spray which provides a streak-free wash of tan that helps blur any freckles, veins or scars. It’s definitely not a necessity for every social occasion, but it can help boost your confidence to go bare legged no matter the weather.
Want to take your tanning to a whole new level? Check out this device from MineTan. It gives the airbrushed, professional finish but in your own bathroom. The spray tan gun delivers a fine mist which ensures an all-over even colour. Plus, the easy one touch control and quick-change filter also make this a hassle-free option for fake tan fanatics.
So, there you have it. Everything from fake tan to foundation to ensure the best airbrushed, flawless skin. For more top beauty tips why not take a look at Best Makeup Setting Sprays To Keep Your Look in Place and How to Contour: A Step by Step Guide for Beginners.
Written by Rebecca Jenkinson
Rebecca is a content writer with over three years’ experience and a keen interest in cosmetics. Cosmetify allows her to combine her blogging skills with her passion for beauty.