con·​ceal·​er | \ kən-ˈsē-lər How to pronounce concealer (audio) \

Definition of concealer

1 : one that conceals a concealer of the truth
2 : a cosmetic used to conceal blemishes or discoloration especially under the eyes

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The fragrance-free formula also has jojoba seed oil to keep your under-eye area hydrated without adding so much moisture that your Kylie Cosmetics concealer starts slipping around. Jenna Rosenstein, Harper's BAZAAR, "I Used Only Kylie Skin Products For a Whole Week. Here's My Honest Review.," 29 May 2019 And a quick application of tinted moisturizer followed by my trusty concealer stick just didn’t cut it any more. Claire Gillespie, SELF, "4 Tips for Putting on Makeup When You Have Psoriasis on Your Face," 24 May 2019 Most recently, Gabriel modeled for Jeffree Star Cosmetics' concealer campaign. Jasmine Gomez, Seventeen, "Gabriel Zamora's Net Worth Will Make Your Jaw Drop," 17 May 2019 After all, even the most well rested of us needs to invest in a concealer. Mia Adorante, Town & Country, "5 Expert Tips for Younger Looking Eyes," 12 Mar. 2019 For Kardashian West’s base, Dedivanovic started by using the KKW Beauty Concealer Kit in Shade 7 and set the concealer using the Baking Powder in shade Bake 2. Lauren Swanson, Allure, "Kim Kardashian Wore a Not-Yet-Released KKW Beauty Product to the 2019 Met Gala," 7 May 2019 Think: the concealer that hides a thousand sins, the lunch box that, fine, can't save the planet but can at least keep greens crisp, and the planner that puts Google Calendar to shame. Glamour, "The Products That Give Katie Couric Instant On-Air Hair," 28 Mar. 2019 Enter the all mighty concealer: a powerful tool that can erase even the darkest of dark circles and hide unwanted sun spots in a matter of seconds. Jenna Rennert, Vogue, "The Best Concealers of All Time, According to 10 Celebrity Makeup Artists," 20 Oct. 2018 Just like choosing the correct foundation shade to match your skin color, using the right concealer shade is important when covering up breakouts. Tiffany Dodson, SELF, "7 Mistakes You're Making When You Conceal Pimples," 1 Nov. 2018

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First Known Use of concealer

1514, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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English Language Learners Definition of concealer

: a type of makeup that is used to hide small marks or dark areas on your face

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