4 /51408 reviews
"One of my favourite full coverage foundations. It lasts throughout the day on oily skin. The large shade range makes it easy to have a perfect match..."
3.7 /5747 reviews
DUPE: Estee Lauder Double Wear
"I'm obsessed with this foundation! It's IMO a perfect dupe for Estee Lauder's Double Wear. I get so many compliments when I wear this because it makes my skin look flawless."
3.9 /5861 reviews
"Love love love this foundation. I have very oily skin and so far [this] is the only one that applies flawlessly and last up to 12 hours on me without blotting or retouching."
3.5 /530 reviews
DUPE: Urban Decay Naked Skin Weightless Ultra Definition Liquid Makeup
"I purchased this after running out of Urban Decay's Naked Skin, which I loved. This foundation is a drugstore dupe..."
3.4 /53133 reviews
"My all time favourite mascara. Gives great volume, pigment and doesn't give me panda eyes. Pricey but worth it, usually lasts me about 3 months..."
3.9 /5116 reviews
DUPE: Diorshow mascara
"This so totally looks and performs like my former HG DiorShow that I am amazingly pleased."
3.4 /52375 reviews
"Really, really amazing mascara. This mascara gives you volume, length and curl without looking clumpy and overdone. It really makes my lashes look incredibly longer and is very black."
3.9 /59 reviews
DUPE: Benefit They're Real mascara
"Dupe of Benefit They're Real mascara. Absolutely brilliant on my lashes. They look really volumised and long."
5 /52 reviews
"It is a medium, mauve-tinged brown color. It is cooler-toned but does not have a gray cast nor pull orange like some brownish colors do. [It's] formula is creamy and opaque..."
4.4 /59 reviews
DUPE: UD Strip Revolution lipstick (online exclusive shade)
"It is a neutral brownish mauve that to me is almost an exact dupe of UD Revolution l/s in Strip..."
4.7 /5247 reviews
"In LOVE with this color. I also love the formula, this lasts a long time on my lips. I always get compliments, this suits my lighter skin complexion very well. Great for days when I'm feeling a little edgy. Definitely recommend."
4.5 /577 reviews
DUPE: M.A.C Up the Amp
"Almost an exact dupe to MAC's Up the Amp. I compared the two and it is practically impossible to tell them apart, such a gorgeous purple/lavender."
4.7 /588 reviews
Oh I love this lipstick. If you are not super...but still want a bold color, this is a very great choice. It just livens up your face whatever your skintone is. You will surely get a lot of compliments everytime you wear this color."
4.7 /53 reviews
DUPE: M.A.C Flat Out Fabulous
"This is a beautiful color. On my lips it looks like a dupe for Mac's flat out fabulous."
4.7 /56 reviews
"...it's a gorgeous dark red, burgundy w/ a bit of brown/warmth in it. Because it's matte it's very versatile, you can wear it to the office and to a party, no problem. Also it is fairly easy to remove..."
4.6 /529 reviews
DUPE: NARS Amsterdam
"This is a 100% dupe of the NARS Pure Matte in the shade Amsterdam. Even the formula is nearly identical."
4.6 /5665 reviews
"My favorite red lipstick. A classic true red lipstick that looks beautiful and lasts hours without reapplying. Recommend highly."
4.2 /56 reviews
DUPE: M.A.C Russian Red
"...it's a spot on dupe for macs Russian red...i swatched it in direct sun light and I was amazed [it's the] same thing..."
4.3 /5146 reviews
"This is hands down my favorite go-to in a pinch red!...Great formula. Great wear time. No drying."
4.5 /564 reviews
DUPE: NARS Velvet Matte Lip Pencil - Cruella
"All in all, a good, inexpensive alternative to NARS 'Cruella' Lip Pencil."
4.4 /537 reviews
"Besides RImmel London lipliner, Estee Lauder Lipliner in spice truly performs gracefully with High Quality Pigmentation that stays put during the day."
4.5 /522 reviews
DUPE: Estee Lauder Spice Lip Defining Pencil
"...it's a dupe for my beloved Estee Lauder lip liner in "spice", both formula and color are identical. Love love love."
4.6 /550 reviews
"LOVE the bright colors - so much to play with there! In addition, it's good quality makeup: even without primer, it looks good and ages well over the course of the day."
4.5 /515 reviews
DUPE: UD Electric palette
"...this would be a good dupe for the UD electric palette esp if you have sensitive eyes...you wont have to worry about that with this palette."
4.8 /5155 reviews
"Beautiful bronzed color that looks super natural. Originally in the Naked palette. Long lasting and pigmented. One of my favorite shades that I keep going back to."
4.7 /591 reviews
DUPE: UD Toasted eyeshadow
"Quite similar to Urban Decay's eyeshadow in Toasted. Very similar reddish bronzey color."
4.4 /519 reviews
"...so easy to use. A good amount of product and the finished result looks so professional each time I use this. The texture is waxy enough to tame hairs and to stay put."
4.4 /516 reviews
DUPE: Hourglass Arch Brow Sculpting Pencil
"Near perfect dupe for the hourglass eyebrow arch sculpting pencil.
The only difference is is that it's less moisturizing and comes in [fewer] shades."
4.4 /5527 reviews
"Holy grail product for sure...I always go back to this one. It's creamy, and leaves my eyebrows looking NATURAL, which is what I love about this stuff."
4.5 /521 reviews
DUPE: Anastasia Brow Wiz
"...this pencil is quite the fantastic little dupe to the triply expensive Beverly Hills brow product. Seriously I would even go as far as saying that I like this one a little bit more."
4.1 /5855 reviews
"...holy grail for me. Its creamy, not to thick and leaves a really lovely smooth natural finish...I've dry, rosacea prone skin, this doesn't cling, crease or separate."
4.1 /5392 reviews
DUPE: NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer
"This concealer is a great dupe for my beloved Nars concealer, the texture, application everything is so similar."
4.4 /574 reviews
"This really has taken my makeup look up another few levels...This brightens my skin, gives it a natural glow and simply makes [me] look candle lit (cliche but true)."
4.4 /59 reviews
DUPE: Hourglass Ambient Lighting palette
"This is a crazy good dupe for Hourglass' Ambient Lighting Palette - in fact, it's better than the original."
4.3 /5126 reviews
"...has to be the best highlighter on the market...Never seen any other highlighter this good and so pigmented. If I could wear this all over my face I would, it's like gold in a compact!"
4.8 /514 reviews
DUPE: BECCA Champagne Pop highlighter
"Color wise, it is almost an exact dupe for Champagne Pop. And it lasts longer on my cheeks than Becca does."
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