January 12, 2022 2 min read

Women of color have always felt overlooked in the makeup and beauty product department.

You need to check out the list below, which is compiled of the 5 best makeup brands for women of color. 


NARS is a popular brand of makeup that comes in a variety of shades that are ideal for women of color. This brand is favored by several makeup artists and beauty vloggers. Their foundations are very popular because they’re available in both matte and satin finishes. 



Make up forever is another brand that is popular with makeup artists. Their products provide high-color payoff and their HD fondations sticks are available in 40 diverse shades. 



MAC is on this list because out of all the high-end makeup brands they were one of the first to offer a wide shade selection, suitable for diverse skin tones. Their products are also highly pigmented and formulated for long-lasting wear. Their Studio Fix Fluid foundation is available in 35 shades making it an ideal foundation to find your perfect match



Fenty beauty One of the most appealing factors about Fenty Beauty is its expansive shade-range for all types of people—and this liquid foundation is no exception. This soft matte, long-wear formula comes in a whopping 50 shades and is oil-free and water resistant, which makes it perfect for those formal events where you can’t steal away to blot your face. 


Iman Fashion model Iman created a makeup line that was offered to all women of color with a special focus on Black women who needed it the most because she knew how difficult it can be for a black woman to find makeup that matches her skin.

The brand offers a range of more than 60 tones to make up all black and mixed skins.