Beautycon is like Candy Land for makeup and skincare mavens. The annual festival which took place in London, Los Angeles and New York on April 21 and 22 is the ultimate way to satisfy a beauty fix. Makeup, hair and skin care fans can look forward to shopping hot products for a fraction off the retail price, networking with beauty influencers and YouTubers from across the country, attending celebrity panel discussions and of course snapping Instagram worthy photos — because we all know if it’s not on IG, it never happened.
From Korean beauty products to veteran brands to new companies looking to make their mark in the industry, Beautycon was jam-packed with everything a beauty maven could dream of and more. Whether you’re looking for the perfect eyeliner to create a head-turning cat-eye, a highlighter palette to glow like a disco ball, a rejuvenating mask for that extra TLC or a toner to balance and smooth skin, this festival is just what the doctor ordered. With this year’s focus being all about playful and easy-to-use products, jelly masks and whipped moisturizers have made an big splash. Check out some of our favorite beauty finds from Beautycon to take your beauty game to new heights.
Urban Decay always ups the ante in the beauty industry. This prep priming spray gives skin much-needed balance and hydration. Formulated with highly purified vitamin B3, Sepitonic M3 and coconut water, beauty fans can look forward to reducing the appearance of pores, replacing moisture and visibly bright and smooth skin.
Give Kylie Jenner a run for her money with this plumping lip gloss. Infused with peptides, this formula soothes lips while gently plumping for an instant lift with a luxurious shine.
Looking for a way to remove makeup and keep excess oils at bay? These game-changing charcoal facial wipes are perfect for just that. Remove dirt and impurities from the skin and restore moisture all with a swipe.
Matte lip lovers rejoice! Get gorgeous lips with this highly pigmented formula that lays perfectly without settling into the cracks. Oh, and those days of matte lippies transferring when eating or drinking — they’re over!
If you’re tired of getting foundation stains and glitter eyeshadow fallout all over your favorite tops, this bib will do you a solid. Just put on the kind of silly bib, apply makeup, remove the garment and go! Made of 100% cotton, the Beatbib features three pockets to hold makeup and tools for a no-fuss application process.
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