Is it not always amazing that technology is on the way taking care of things like a boss? Online shopping is now mandatory for all the store outlets in order for the companies to not lose the continued patronage of the people. While there have been grocery and supermarket stores available on the app stores, the beauty industry did not want to lag back. Leveraging the same energy, they are out here with apps that let every woman, or man, access products and services to brighten up their looks. Today, we talk about 15 of such beauty and makeup apps to enhance your looks for that special evening, or maybe just about your daily life.
10 Best Makeup Apps for Android/iOS
IPSY: Makeup, Beauty, and Tips
IPSY is a pretty popular makeup brand. The USP of this brand is the fact that unlike other apps that let you try their products over a still picture of yours, IPSY gives you a real-time display of the products as they would look on your face. Simply switch on the front camera on your phone which enables this feature.
In this real-time mode, the app still lets you do your thing without having to be rigid; you can still smile and move and be yourself because the app tracks your movements and adjusts the makeup accordingly This obviously makes it much easier when making decisions regarding purchasing IPSY brand makeup products. Further, it has an amazing collection of recommended products and articles that allow you to have a complete understanding of the trends and the latest news in the realm of fashion and makeup, so you are never behind in looking your best.
This app is more of a photo editor app. But is has been so popular with its beauty filters that now it has become one of the leading beauty apps to try. The app features a plethora of makeup effects that let you see the changes instantaneously. Further, makeup products from a lot of big brands are included for you to try out.
Pretty Makeup, Beauty Photo Editor & Selfie Camera
This app enables you to experiment with a range of products without sticking to any brand. Turn on the selfie camera and choose the style of makeup you most like, and let the app work its magic. It works in real-time meaning that the changes are updated as soon as you choose the product. Also, this app has a collection of over 350,000 products and lists the ingredients each product is made of so that you know what you are buying without having to check for the same information on other sites. This makes it one of the more reliable apps to check makeup out.
Beauty Plus is an image editor with a heavy reliance on makeup filters. Made by Chinese developers, this app took the world by storm when it was released. It works off your photo and offers a lot of features. Apart from the option to add blush, eye shadows, lipsticks, and other products to your picture, the app provides options to correct skin imperfections with its skin editor, have the perfect eyes by allowing you to brighten your eyes and remove dark circles and so much more. There is also the newly introduced option of live auto-retouch that lets the app handle all these tweaks for you! Waste no time and try this app today.
From the moment you open this app, LOOKS is all set to cater to you. It is a personalized virtual makeup application app used to sample a range of cosmetics on your face with collaboration from top brands. You get to try on all the brands’ signature looks from the comfort of your home with the help of the personal makeup options. The user interface is pretty simple to understand and navigate, with a lot of options to access. Try out their filters to adjust your skin tone, edit your selfie to that way you want it to be, sample the many trends that feature on the app, or even learn from the app in its tutorial section.
Perfect 365 is a virtual makeup app loaded with amazing features and over 100 million users. The app lets you sample all the newest and trendiest looks on the go. These styles keep are updated weekly by the experts and in-house team so that you are completely informed of the trends. The app features about 20 different beauty tools for you to personalize your look with, or simply choose one of the 200 pre-set looks if you want something quick. The app offers a lot of flexibility and customization to the user, which makes it one of the more versatile makeup apps being offered.
Artistry Virtual Beauty
This app is created for Artistry products. The app analyses your skincare requirements and recommends various Artistry products based on that. It integrated smart detection with the app so that the output of the makeup looks are always accurate and reliable. This also means that there is a real-time makeup applicator available within. Adjusting skin tone, smoothening skin and correcting discolored skin is all a tap away. The best part about this app is perhaps the skin health tracker that lets you analyze your skin based on its appearance.
Mary Kay Virtual Makeover
This app is aimed at figuring out the perfect Mary Kay product for your skin. You can sample their products in real-time with the camera, and once you are satisfied, purchase them on the go. In case you find yourself a bit lost, the app also features a handy list of recommendations based on the trends and the time of the year helping you find your way around beauty.
MakeupPlus features top industry professionals work for you to take advantage of. Try the makeup with lipsticks, blushes, and even hair dyes to choose from. The fun does not end there as you can also try out accessories from the app to suit your look. These features make this app one of a kind for makeup use.
Crazy Chic Makeup Artist
Comparable to the other apps on this list, the app lets you select the looks you wish to sample and create the perfect look for any occasion. You can choose from one of the four areas: Makeup, Look Tutorial, Face Painting or Nail Art. No matter what the requirement, this app ensures you have fun while doing it