Almay

Almay At-A-Glance

Strengths: An excellent assortment of mascaras; several exceptional foundation options to choose from; a phenomenal liquid eyeliner; a selection of good makeup removers.

Weaknesses: Some of the Intense i-color products do the exact opposite of enhancing eye color; mediocre blushes; “Smart Shade” products don’t automatically adapt to skin’s color as claimed.

Long a standby for those with sensitive skin seeking hypoallergenic products (though that term is unregulated and can be applied to any product, regardless of ingredients), Almay continues to refine its comprehensive makeup line. In early 2006 the company repackaged its old favorites, and also relaunched several new makeup items. Everything now has a sleek new look and color-coded packaging. We admit, the makeover is effective, not just product-wise but visually too.

Shopping this drugstore line is now much easier because of the clearly defined product and color family groupings. Lamentably, testers and trial sizes of the makeup are still scarce regardless of where you shop. Almay has always been a reliable line for foundations, powder, and mascara. Within its current lineup you'll find that remains true. Their foundations are better than ever, and still offer full, broad-spectrum sun protection and a mostly neutral palette. We also found their concealers and mascaras have improved, as have the pencil options. When it comes to shopping for makeup staples with state-of-the-art formulas, Almay has many winners, and some innovative surprises that its competitors would be wise to learn from.

For more information about Almay, owned by Revlon, call (800) 992-5629 or visit www.almay.com.

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Good Touchpad Blush (Discontinued) Almay Liquid/Gel Blush  $10.29
Good Brow Defining Pencil Almay Brow Pencil  $7.49
Average Liquid Eyeliner Pen (Discontinued) Almay Liquid/Gel/Cream/Cake  $7.49
Average One Coat Get Up & Grow Waterproof Mascara Almay Waterproof Mascara  $7.99
Average Clear Complexion Pressed Powder Almay Pressed Powder  $12.49
Best Wake-Up Liquid Makeup Broad Spectrum SPF 20 Almay Liquid Foundation w/ Sunscreen  $12.99
Average Intense i-Color Eyeliner Almay Eye Pencil  $6.99
Good Smart Shade Anti-Aging Makeup SPF 20 Almay Liquid Foundation w/ Sunscreen  $13.99
Good Truly Lasting Color (Discontinued) Almay Long-Wearing Lipstick  $12.49
Best One Coat Triple Effect Almay Regular Mascara  $8.19
Average Smart Shade Anti-Aging Concealer SPF 20 Almay Liquid Concealer  $8.99
Average Wake Up Eyeliner + Highlighter Almay Eye Pencil  $8.99
Good Eyeliner Almay Eye Pencil  $7.99
Best Smart Shade Mousse Makeup Almay Cream Foundation  $13.99
Good Line Smoothing Makeup SPF 15 Almay Liquid Foundation w/ Sunscreen  $13.99
Good Oil-Free Eye Makeup Remover Pads Almay Eye Makeup Removers  $5.72 80.00 pads
Good Oil-Free Makeup Remover Towelettes Almay Cleansers/Soaps  $5.99 25.00 towelettes
Average Smart Shade CC Luminous Primer SPF 15 Almay Foundation Primer  $10.99
Best Line Smoothing Pressed Powder Almay Pressed Powder  $13.49
Average Line Smoothing Concealer SPF 10 Almay Concealer with Sunscreen  $9.99
Good Bright Eyes Eye Base + Concealer (Discontinued) Almay Liquid Concealer  $8.99
Average Powder Bronzer (Discontinued) Almay Powder Bronzer  $9.99
Good Smart Shade Blush (Discontinued) Almay Liquid/Gel Blush  $8.99
Good Intense i-Color Liquid Liner for Eyes Almay Liquid/Gel/Cream/Cake  $7.49
Average Soothing & Depuffing Gentle Eye Makeup Remover Almay Eye Makeup Removers  $5.99 80.00 pads
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