Types of Makeup Available

Know The Types Of Makeup Available

This is by no means a conclusive list of the vast types of makeup available on the market, but it does give you an idea of what is available to you. Regardless of your skin type and sensitivities, there’s make up that will suit you. Click on the items on the list to find out more information on that type of makeup, some available brands, and who it will suit best.


Light Coverage:

Tinted Moisturisers

Beauty Blemish Creams (BB Creams)

CC Creams

Medium-Heavy Coverage (or Buildable coverage):

Liquid Foundations

Cream Foundations

Cream-to-Powder Foundations

Mineral Foundation

Gel Foundation?

Face Powders:

Loose Powder

Mineral Powder?

Pressed Powder


Cream Concealers

Liquid Concealers

Mineralized Powder Concealers


Cream Blush

Cream-to-Powder Blush

Pressed Powder Blush

Mineral Powder Blush

Liquid Blush e.g. Elf brand

Cheek Stains


Brow Powder

Brow Pencil

Brow Mascara e.g. Anastasia


Liquid Eyeliner

Gel Eyeliner

Kohl Pencil

Eye Shadows:

Pressed Pigment

Loose Pigment

Powder Eye shadow

Cream Eye shadow




Tinted Balms or Balms

Lip Stain

Lip Stick

Lip Gloss