Our Pick: 10 Best Concealers For Oily Skin

Apr 05, 2021
06:00 A.M.
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The concealer is the winning weapon to mask dark circles, redness, and other skin imperfections, but choosing the right one for us, especially for oily skin, is not always easy.


When you have skin that shines, you are tempted to opt for an ultra-covering concealer and layer the layers of mattifying powder. This suffocates the skin, clogs the pores more quickly, and produces even more sebum to protect itself.

To get good coverage, buying a good concealer is not enough. Skincare and correct application of the product determine the final result.

1. IT Cosmetics Bye Bye Breakout


According to the brand, a clinical study showed that 100% of participants said the concealer covered blemishes and acne, while 94% said it improved skin clarity.

Treat and cover blemishes and acne with NEW Bye Bye Breakout Concealer. Dot on Bye Bye Breakout Concealer right on top of your concealer. Then, blend out just around the edges for your fullest coverage!

2. L’Oreal Infallible Pro Glow


This is one concealer that provides glowing coverage for up to sixteen hours. It can also sculpt and highlight features while you correct and conceal imperfections.

The lightweight, ultra-blendable long-wear concealer allows you to customize your glow with luminous buildable coverage. Apply this over the foundation to conceal imperfection and dark circles.

3. NARS Soft Matte Complete Concealer


NARS needs no introduction as they have been at the forefront of the beauty industry and have quickly gained a permanent place in the hearts of all who try their products. This matte concealer gives high coverage with a natural finish.

It blurs, conceals as well smoothens imperfections while offering hours of wear. This non-drying formula also boosts collagen with peptides, hyaluronic acid, and antioxidant protection with a cocktail of vitamins A, C, and E.

4. Urban Decay Stay Naked Correcting


This concealer's lightweight, super-creamy, and hyper-pigmented formula mean that you can customize your coverage level without fear of caking, creasing, or settling into fine lines.

Its wave-tip applicator also allows for even more coverage. You can use it as a traditional concealer to cover dark spots and blemishes or go a few shades lighter or deeper to highlight and contour cheekbones and facial features.

5. E.l.f. Cosmetics 16HR Camo


How do you like long-wear concealers? This full-coverage liquid concealer gives you a matte finish that stays put for sixteen hours straight.

It also covers up imperfections and under-eye circles while giving your skin a moisturizing boost. The highly pigmented, lightweight formula corrects and perfects without settling into creases for a smooth finish.

6. Fenty Beauty Pro Filt’r Instant Retouch


Hiding bags, blemishes, or hangovers? The Fenty Beauty concealer will keep your secret. It has a creamy formula that is long-wear and creaseproof.

The concealer delivers medium to full coverage that is light as air. The brand believes that this is the closest thing to retouching your skin in reality. It builds quickly to full coverage and instantly brightens under the eyes while concealing blemishes and dark spots.

7. Black Radiance True Complexion HD Corrector


This is rightly called camo because it camouflages and minimizes skin imperfections on darker skin tones for a flawless complexion. The creamy formula neutralizes discoloration and brightens skin tone.

To use, apply directly onto imperfections for targeted coverage. The concealer works perfectly without irritating the skin in the process. This is one of the reasons most beauty lovers adore it.

8. Clé de Peau Beauté


This multitasking concealer stick is coveted for its smooth texture, long-lasting full coverage, and seamless finish. It effortlessly conceals dark spots, under-eye circles, and blemishes. It has a light-absorbing formula that blurs imperfections for a natural-looking finish.

Besides giving full coverage and rich moisture that melts into the skin without creasing, it also protects the delicate skin around the eyes with SPF 25.

9. Kevyn Aucoin The Sensual Skin Enhancer


Who doesn't love a concealer with jojoba oil? This versatile concealer is also waterproof and a complexion perfector that corrects and conceals.

It is also hydrating and mimics the appearance of healthy, radiant skin. Besides jojoba oil, it also contains honey, which moisturizes and smoothens the skin while instantly concealing dark circles, blemishes, acne, discoloration, redness, and hyperpigmentation.

10. Armani Beauty Power Fabric


Armani Beauty opts for a matte finish with full coverage and gets it right. Besides, this has proven to be a long-wearing concealer that easily blends to correct and naturally cover skin without creasing or caking.

The concealer also works to hide redness, dark spots, hyperpigmentation, blemishes, and dark circles. Also, it is made with time-releasing oils that give a smooth blending coverage.