beauty

We Found A Dupe For YSL's Famed Touche Éclat Concealer Pen (And It's Only $6)

July 15, 2013 by Katelyn Holland
shefinds | beauty

The Yves Saint Laurent ‘Touche Éclat’ Radiant Touch concealer pen is celebrating it’s 20th anniversary this month. You might think it’s silly to celebrate the anniversary of a concealer, but considering 1 Touche Eclat is sold every 10 seconds, it makes perfect sense. This product has been a red carpet staple thanks to it’s ability to erase dark circles and make skin look luminous. The only downside is the $40 price tag. Luckily, there’s a less expensive alternative to this product: Maybelline’s Dream LumiTouch Highlighting Concealer ($6.44). This concealer has the same highlighting effect as the Touche Eclat. It also offers great coverage and easily blends into the skin, easily covering dark circles and blemishes.

Here are the 3 major differences between the 2 products: 1) Maybelline’s concealer only comes in 6 shades, compared to YSL’s 12, 2) the Maybelline concealer comes with less product than the YSL and 3) the packaging. The packaging of Maybelline’s Dream LumiTouch is, well, it’s kind of crappy. The clear lid gets clogged with product and the writing quickly wears off. This doesn’t affect the performance of the product, but the application can get slightly messy. Overall, it’s a good product for the price.

But there’s no doubt in my mind that Touche Eclat is worth every penny. There’s a reason that it’s been cult favorite for 20 years. For the product’s 20th anniversary, YSL is releasing 5 new shades–meaning you can find an even more perfect match for your skin tone. And f you a sucker for beautiful packaging, you’ll love this limited edition version, which features hammered gold and crystals. Check it out below:

Touche Eclat 20th Anniversary Collector

For more beauty dupes, check out these cheap alternatives to Benefit’s Hoola Bronzer, MAC’s Bare Study Paint Pot and YSL’s glossy stains.

From Our Partners

Learn more about RevenueStripe...

From Our Partners

Learn more about RevenueStripe...

beauty

6 Sunscreens Every Woman Over 40 Should Be Using

June 18, 2018 by Emily Belfiore
You won't even notice you're wearing it!

beauty

This New Anti-Aging Product Is SO Good It's Already Selling Out At Sephora

June 18, 2018 by Emily Belfiore
It's out of this world!

beauty

These Hair Vitamins Works SO Fast They Keeps Selling Out At Sephora

June 17, 2018 by Emily Belfiore
They work like magic!

beauty

This Anti-Aging Eye Cream Works SO Well It Has A 5-Star Rating On Sephora

June 16, 2018 by Emily Belfiore
Your skin will never be the same!

beauty

This Face Mask Has Over 15,000 Reviews On Amazon--& It's Only $8!

June 16, 2018 by Emily Belfiore
It's THAT Good!

beauty

This New Dark Spot Product Works SO Fast It Keeps Selling Out At Sephora

June 16, 2018 by Emily Belfiore
Everyone should be using this!

beauty

4 Ways To Treat A Sunburn Before It Peels, So You Can Keep Your Tan

June 15, 2018 by Lisa Fogarty
Don't ruin your tan!

beauty

Beauty Diary: I Just Starting Using The New Oval 7 Brush From Artis

June 15, 2018 by Alisha Stacy
Is it worth the money?

beauty

This $4 Under Eye Concealer Is SO Good It’s Selling Out Everywhere

June 15, 2018 by Emily Belfiore
*Buys One In Each Shade*

beauty

This Sagging Skin Product Works SO Well That It’s Selling Out At Sephora

June 15, 2018 by Jessica Harrington
It works instantly!

beauty

This Lifting Collagen Mask Will Work Wonders On Chin And Neck

June 14, 2018 by Jeanine Edwards
Yes, please!

beauty

Clean At Sephora Just Launched & It's Full Of Amazing Natural Beauty Products

June 14, 2018 by Lisa Fogarty
A natural beauty lover's dream.

beauty

The $8 Drugstore Product Jennifer Garner Swears By For Younger-Looking Skin

June 14, 2018 by Emily Belfiore
You've definitely seen it before!

beauty

The Unique Concealer Trick Celebrities Swear By To Look 10 Years Younger

June 14, 2018 by Jessica Harrington
It's so simple.

beauty

Amazon Is Making This MAJOR Change To Its Beauty Selection

June 13, 2018 by Emily Belfiore
We did NOT see this coming!

beauty

Beauty Diary: I Just Starting Using The New Oval 7 Brush From Artis

We all know Artis for their luxurious makeup brushes with ...

beauty

Want To Give Hair Extensions A Try? You Need To Start With These

If your plans to grow your hair out for summer ...

beauty

This Lifting Collagen Mask Will Work Wonders On Chin And Neck

If you know anything about beauty, then you know face ...

beauty

Bath & Body Works' Semi-Annual Sale Is Happening Right Now--Hurry Up & Shop!

Every winter and spring, we get excited about two big ...

LOAD MORE
+
LOAD MORE POSTS