The Top-Rated Makeup At Sephora

by Stephanie Montes

There are plenty of ways to waste money on things you don’t need. But spending it on beauty products that aren’t worth your hard-earned cash is not okay. To ensure your next beauty purchase is worth every penny, we scoured Sephora’s website for the top-rated makeup. From foundation to bronzer, shop these five-star favorites before they sell out.


The Goods...

Foundation: Diorskin Nude Skin-Glowing Makeup SPF 15

Likes: 4,126

Total Reviews: 12

5-Star Ratings: 10

4-Star Ratings: 2

Customers Described As: Long-wearing, oil-free, abundance of shades, dewy, easy to use, buildable coverage.

Note: Sold out at Sephora. Get your shade here.

Contour: Kevyn Aucoin Contour Book The Art of Sculpting + Defining

Likes: 10K

Total Reviews: 137

5-Star Ratings: 126

4-Star Ratings: 6

3-Star Ratings And Under: 5

Customers Described As: Good value, travel size, high-quality, amazing, blendable.

Note: Also top rated in the eye shadow palette category. Available online only.

Lipstick: Kat Von D Project Chimps Everlasting Liquid Lipstick

Likes: 4,292

Total Reviews: 34

5-Star Ratings: 31

4-Star Ratings: 3

Customers Described As: Long-wearing, creamy, moisturizing, kiss-proof, smudge-proof, pigmented.

Note: Limited edition. 20% of the retail price is donated to Project Chimps, a nonprofit organization working to stop the use of chimps in biomedical research.

Highlighter: Bobbi Brown Highlighting Powder

Likes: 7,072

Total Reviews: 25

5-Star Ratings: 22

4-Star Ratings: 2

3-Star Ratings And Under: 1

Customers Described As: Soft shimmer, sheer coverage, beautiful, glowy, buildable.

Note: Limited edition.

Bronzer: Giorgio Armani Beauty Sun Fabric Sheer Bronzer

Likes: 2,594

Total Reviews: 18

5-Star Ratings: 17

4-Star Ratings: 1

Customers Described As: Natural-looking, luminous glow, matte, perfect color.

Blush: NARS Blush In Goulue

Likes: 9,048

Total Reviews: 107

5-Star Ratings: 97

4-Star Ratings: 6

3-Star Ratings And Under: 4

Customers Described As: Natural-looking, luminous sheen, creamy, pigmented.

Note: Limited edition. Available online only.

Mascara: Ciaté London Wonderwand Intensely Volumising Mascara

Likes: 428

Total Reviews: 11

5-Star Ratings: 11

Customers Described As: Lengthening, volumizing, defining.

Eyeliner: Anastasia Beverly Hills Metallic Luster Liner

Likes: 3,645

Total Reviews: 21

5-Star Ratings: 19

4-Star Ratings: 2

Customers Described As: Long-wearing, waterproof, smudgeable, liquid-like, ultra-metallic.