Contains vitamin E. Dries to have a lightweight finish and blends well. Stays put all day long. Decent coverage. Creamy. Great for medium and olive skin tones.
Not the best choice for under the eyes if you are older and have more thin and sensitive skin in that area.
Stick concealer is easy to reapply on the go, though 12-hour wear means few if any touch-ups needed even on long days. Coverage is easy to build and comes in 10 versatile shades. Waterproof.
Likely to cake and settle in fine lines if you don't blend it properly or use too much. Has been known to cause breakouts, especially on oily skin.
Good for dark circles. Lightweight enough to be used on the sensitive skin under your eyes. Doesn't feel or look like you are wearing makeup at all. Stays on all day. Includes tones from light to dark.
The amount you get for the price is small, but a little does go a long way.
Blends well without being too thick. Doesn't accentuate fine lines or clog pores. Covers dark circles very effectively as well as other dark spots on your face or chest.
May be hard to match to your skin tone, as there are not as many tone choices as others.
Blends well. Does a good job of camouflaging your fine lines and wrinkles. Easy to apply. Does not take a lot to be effective. Lasts a long time. Can work as a light foundation.
The coverage is a little lighter than some other concealer sticks.
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A concealer stick is a convenient way to cover up flaws and discolorations, especially on to go. Concealer in this form is generally thicker than foundation. It comes in a tube, similar to a lipstick. While you can use it as a foundation, it is much heavier than foundation and most often is only used to cover blemishes or undereye circles. A concealer stick can be applied straight from the tube or by brushing it on for a more blended look. Some concealer sticks include an SPF rating to protect your skin. It should also feel light and not cake. Choose one that is the same or slighly lighter than your skin tone to achieve the most natural looking results.