Have you ever put on a full face of makeup only to realize that, for some reason, your skin still looks a bit off? It could be for any number of reasons—maybe the skin under your eyes is taking on a bluish tinge, maybe your skin looks a bit gray toned, or maybe redness is peeping through. Even if you have the perfect concealer, you might be missing a key ingredient for a flawless finish: a color corrector.
Color correctors have gained quite a bit of traction on TikTok in the past couple of years, with quite a few of them going mega-viral. (We’re looking at you, Dr. Jart+ Cicapair Tiger Grass Color Correcting Treatment.) Color correctors have been staples in makeup artists’ kits for years, though. The trick to perfect color correcting is knowing how to pick the right one for you.