Best Makeup for Women of Color (on a Budget): Reader Advice

Some of us here at TBF are women of color, and some of us are not. Regardless, anyone who’s spent a little time learning about the beauty industry knows that the make-up made for the masses is generally not geared towards the skin tones of women of color. The big brands have done better as of late—like Cover Girl’s Queen Collection —and we have referred readers to brands like Black Opal (specifically for their great foundation) in the past, But we want to know your thoughts—what’s your favorite make-up brand/product for women of color, on a budget?


  1. minidiva
  2. Keilexandra
  3. Ciderkiss
  4. SherChanel
  5. roselyn
  6. Sharon Davis
    • TBF
      • Joyce
  7. Dawn
  8. JOYCE
    • tashua