1. Nars Luminous Weightless Foundation, $75 (20 shades)
Combat redness, dullness and uneven skin tone with this long-lasting, oil-free formula.
2. M.A.C Sheer Mystery Powder, $83 (two shades)
This sheer, pressed compact delivers a satiny matte and luminous finish.
3. Lunasol Skin Modeling Liquid Finish, $85 (six shades)
It blends seamlessly into the skin for a smooth velvety appearance.
4. Micro Mini Beauty Blender, $27 for two, from Sephora 
Use this on hard to reach areas, like the inner eye corners or the sides of the nose. It enlarges when you wet it.
5. Color Me Automatic Foundation Applicator, $75 (disposable sponges: $13 for two)
This applies foundation – liquid, cream, two-way cake and mineral powder- evenly and with an airbrushed effect.