20 Celeb Makeup Must-Haves

Take a peek into our favorite stars' makeup bags.

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Kohgendo: Christine Applegate

Applegate says Kohgendo's Aqua Foundation ($62; Click to purchase) gets her complexion camera ready.


Smashbox: Vanessa Williams

We're told the songstress loves the high def quality of Smashbox Cosmetics. One to standout product to try: Smashbox O-Glow Intuitive Cheek ($26; Click to purchase)


VMV Hypoallergenics: Selma Blair

Blair is a fan of the sensitive skin-friendly brand VMV Hypoallergenics. The line touts paraben, preservative, phthalate and fragrance free products like VMV Hypoallergenics Subtle Shine Lipstick ($24; Click to purchase)


Laura Geller: Tea Leoni

Leoni stocks up on the glam, easy-to-use products in makeup artist Laura Geller's line. The secret to her glowing complexion? Our bets are on Laura Geller Spackle Tinted Under Makeup Primer in Ethereal ($28; Click to purchase

Laura Geller

Tarte: Mary Louise Parker

Parker lines her gorgeous peepers with Tarte Amazonian Clay Waterproof Eye Liner ($25; Click to purchase).  


Becca: Gwyneth Paltrow

Paltrow has espoused her love for the brand Becca in her popular e-newletter Goop. Becca Beach Tint ($25; Click to purchase), a water resistant lip and cheek stain is one of the brand's best sellers.


Too Faced: Faith Hill

The country music star perfects her pout with Too Faced Glamour Gloss ($19; Click to purchase


Paul & Joe: Kim Basinger and Jade Jagger

A line of quirky makeup products an Oscar winner and rock royalty can agree on. We like: Paul & Joe Creamy Cheek Powder ($24; Click to purchase)

Paul & Joe

Sonia Kashuk: Christy Turlington and Cindy Crawford

Makeup artist Sonia Kashuk's line available exclusively at Target gets a seal of Supermodel approval from Crawford and Turlington. Among the brands well-priced offerings, high quality combo sets like the "Facing Stardom" Face Palette ($20; Click to purchase).


Physician's Formula: Kelly Rutherford

Rutherford makes a beeline for the Physician's Formula's aisle at the drugstore. The Multi-Colored Highlighting Face Powder ($12; Click to purchase) is one of their best illuminators.


Bite Beauty: Heather Graham

Graham always keeps a highly pigmented lip product from new brand Bite Beauty handy. One to check out: Bite Beauty High Pigment Matte Pencil ($24; Click to purchase)


Deborah Lippman Nail Lacquer: Kelly Ripa and Penelope Cruz

Both celebs rave about celeb manicurist Deborah Lippman's line of colorful lacquers. In fact, Ripa helped to create the sparkly pink  "Whatever Lola Wants" ($16; Click to purchase). 

Deborah Lippman

Anastasia Beverly Hills: Julianna Marguiles

Margulies puts her arches in the hands of famed eyebrow guru Anastasia. The star product in Anastasia's namesake makeup & tool line? Her signature tweezers (of course): Anastasia Tweezer ($28; Click to purchase).


Iman Cosmetics: Tyra Banks

Banks swears by Iman's line of makeup specifically formulated for women of color. The Luxury Translucent Powder ($20; Click to purchase) eliminates oil while evening out skin tone.


By Terry Cosmetics: Jennifer Aniston and Katherine Heigl

This line of gorgeous cosmetics by French makeup artist Terry de Gunzburg boasts Aniston and Heigl as fans. By Terry Terrybly Growth Booster Mascara ($44; Click to purchase) is a volumizing mascara with a built-in growth-enhancing serum. 

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Stila Cosmetics: Eva Mendes

Mendes adores fun and girly cosmetic brand Stila. We're into:  Stila Custom Color Blush ($20; Click to purchase)


Urban Decay: Ellen Barkin

Barkin keeps products like Eyeshadow Primer Potion ($19; Click to purchase) from edgy beauty brand Urban Decay in her makeup bag.  


Peter Thomas Roth: Kristin Chenowith and Renee Zellweger

Blonde beauties Zellweger and Chenowith love the anti-aging brand Peter Thomas Roth. One dark circle-concealing multi-tasker to add to your list: Un-Wrinkle Conceal and Brighten ($35; Click to purchase


Sara Happ The Lip Slip: Katie Holmes

Sara Happ's specialty line of lip balms counts Katie Holmes as a devotee.  Her moisturizing Lip Slip balm ($24; Click to purchase) is the perfect antidote for dry winter lips.


SK-II: Cate Blanchett

Blanchett is the face of skincare line SK-II but she told us she also likes wearing the brand's makeup products, particularly the Treatment Cream Foundation ($95; Click to purchase).



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First Published December 12, 2011

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