The artisan brush collection includes 76 handcrafted styles in all. We also like this luxe, soft-bristle item, best for applying loose and compact powders.
130 Large Powder Brush, MAKE UP FOR EVER ($55). Sephora, 3065 M St. NW, 202-338-5644
A precision liner available in a range of shades, we like that it’s waterproof and beautifully pigmented. Try it in Diamond Multicolor Black or Iridescent Navy Blue.
Aqua Liner, MAKE UP FOR EVER ($23). Sephora, 3065 M St. NW, 202-338-5644
Aqua Rouge lip color is one of the best we’ve ever tried. Prepare yourself for intense shades that are truly water- and smudge-proof. If you’re feeling flirty, try it in coral; for a neutral tone, we like nude beige.
Aqua Rouge liquid lip color, MAKE UP FOR EVER ($24). Sephora, 3065 M St. NW, 202-338-5644
After five years in development, every brush in the brand’s new artisan collection is checked for quality 50 times. Use this super soft, flexible tool for controlled application of liquid makeup or loose or compact powder.
Foundation Kabuki Brush, MAKE UP FOR EVER ($48). Sephora, 3065 M St. NW, 202-338-5644; currently out of stock online, call store to check availability
This new eye color set includes eight pearly shades—from gold pink to midnight purple—that are perfect for the holiday season.
Midnight Glow Palette, MAKE UP FOR EVER ($42). Sephora, 3065 M St. NW, 202-338-5644
Created by Parisian makeup artist (and former painter and sculptor) Dany Sanz, MAKE UP FOR EVER's concealer and foundation are old favorites. But the brand's new offerings—available at Sephora—are sublime, too. See five favorites below.