10 Best Cosmetics and Beauty Apps for iOS/ Android

Cosmetics and beauty apps – something which all women are fond of! Throughout history, women and girls have experimented with cosmetics, makeup and beauty. Today, thousands of videos are available online, helping women to select cosmetics and try makeup. Although these videos are quite helpful, women are often confused, if they will look good in their makeup. Cosmetics and Beauty Apps are the answer to such a confusion, helping women to decide how they would like to look. With the easy download and convenience of mobile apps, cosmetics and beauty apps are in demand. These apps are available for both Android and iOS. Most of these apps are designed to give you a real-time idea of how a makeup style will work on your face. Such an app allows you to try different types of makeup as well as hairstyles, as you can check your face online through the app camera. You can experiment different looks and styles and download your favourite look. These apps can be downloaded from Google Play Store or Appstore.

Perfect365 (Android/iOS)

Perfect365 is a free virtual cosmetics and beauty app which is quite popular all over the world. The app has more than 100 million users at present and the numbers are increasing. Makeup styles in this app are created by the professional artist partners and in-house beauty team.
Key Features:
• 20+ makeup and beauty tools to allow you customise your personal style with eyeshadow, liner, lipstick and more.
• 200+ pre-set styles with one-tap look
• Video tutorials for your favourite artists on YouTube.
• Unlimited custom colour options with Pro Colour Palette.
• Recommendations for beauty and colour products.
• Essential tips for daily makeup and fashion.
• Touch-up tips for a no-makeup look.
• Accurate makeup application with right face detection.
• Options to save and share the looks on social media such as Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.
The app is designed utilising imaging intelligence technology. One month subscription is available for 1.99 USD.

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YouCam Makeup (Android/iOS)

YouCam Makeup is the leading selfie beauty camera and virtual makeup app that helps users try out different eye shadows, lip colours, hairstyles and more. It beautifies selfies in seconds and allows you to get true-to-life makeup applications with facial detection. Advanced face edit tools are available to add a smile, enlarge eyes, make the skin smoother and whiten teeth.
Key Features:
• Live makeup cam that allows you to try out real cosmetic products from the leading beauty brands.
• Live and realistic hair makeover and hair colour.
• Real-time makeover, including eyeliner, eyeshadow, lashes, lipstick and more applications.
• Teeth whitener tool for a brighter smile.
• Touch-up on selfies with beautify and reshape tools.
• Airbrush face tuning and editing with face smoother and blemish editor.
You can get flawless skin with the face editor. The app also enables you to try a celebrity makeover.

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MakeupPlus is another virtual makeup try-on app. You can get a complete virtual makeover here by applying lipstick, eyebrows, eyelashes, contour, hair colour, glitter and a lot more. It will allow you to try out new looks with makeup and then mix and match with fun accessories.
Key Features:
• Counter that allows you to try on real lip products instantly, from your favourite brands such as Lime Crime, Charlotte Tilbury, GLAMGLOW or Clarins.
• Uncountable hairstyles and colours that urge you to try every colour virtually before heading to the salon.
• AR glam that upgrades your selfies with the ultra-glam augmented reality filter.
• Option for a signature look with customised touch up with full-face makeup filters.
• Smooth finish and retouch that enhances your complexion with the beauty tools.
The app offers the ultimate beauty guide to the girls who love to try our different looks.

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BeautyPlus (Android/iOS)

BeautyPlus is a makeup and beauty app that offers powerful photo editing tools to help you take beautiful and natural-looking selfies. With these tools, you can remove marks on the face, brighten eyes, edit your eye colour and whiten teeth.
Key Features:
• Powerful editing tools that allow you to get perfect photos with automatic beautification.
• Editing tools offer you unlimited options to edit. You can nudge or plump lips, volumize hair and more using the slim tool.
• Augmented reality filter enables you to try out cute cat ears, beautiful flower crowns, funny poop-emoji hats and more.
• The magic brush can add some magic effects to your photos using unique effect brushes. The effects are like neon, stars, glow, hearts and many others.
Moreover, smoothing tools provide flawless skin, height adjusting tool makes you taller, and some additional features are added to offer more.

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Makeup Amino (Android/iOS)

Makeup Amino is the fastest growing mobile social network for the makeup and beauty enthusiasts. If you have a passion for makeup, you can create a profile here and connect with other makeup fans and artists across the world. The app offers tutorials and favourite beauty products. You can also do customised makeup on your photo.
Key Features:
• An easy user interface to create a profile without registering.
• Option to create polls and have discussions with other makeup enthusiasts.
• Opportunity to show off your latest styles.
• Option to share and discuss the makeup techniques.
• Connection with makeup artists worldwide.
• Easy access to the latest makeup trends and cosmetics.
The app offers a huge selection of styles, reviews and how-to-tutorials for the users. As you choose the makeup option, the app automatically selects the parameters of your face and adjusts accordingly.

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InstaBeauty (iOS)

InstaBeauty is a top selfie photo editor developed by Fotoable, Inc. The app contains 50+ makeup styles and 100 filters. It is a professional selfie camera having more than 300 million users worldwide because of its amazing features.
Key Features:
• Beauty makeup allows you to have a makeover with changes in the shape of eyebrows, lips and cheek.
• Beauty camera allows you to take beauty selfies and filters and pre-sets on the camera enable you to choose a look with one-tap.
• Beauty collage offers 200+ elegantly designed magazine-style collages that come in styles like selfie, landscape, square or stripe.
• Beauty video makes you able to beautify your videos and share them to social networks like Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.
• Quicksnap gives you the opportunity to take lots of snapshots of your own in different poses.
The makeup camera is designed with selfie filters and grid filters.

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Pretty Makeup, Beauty Photo Editor & Selfie Camera (Android)

It is the perfect app that offers you a complete virtual makeover and helps to add motion stickers and special beauty effects to your selfies. It provides an option to get professional and beautiful photos and to share the photos to the social network.
Key Features:
• Auto-recognition is offered by using smart recognition technology to help you complete the makeup precisely.
• Real-time beautifying effects and filters make you look perfect in each individual photo and motion stickers make photos cool and cute.
• A single tap feature offers auto-beautification of pictures so that your pictures look more natural and realistic.
• Innumerable hairstyles and colours help you have the right hairstyle and provide an option to colour your hair according to your choice.
• Uncountable options for lip colours, eyebrows, eyeshadows and contour are provided to make your photo more beautiful.
You can add motion stickers like animals, love, star etc, to add charm to the picture.

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Looks (Android)

Looks is a real makeup camera app that offers personalised makeup options. The app is designed in such a way that offers an easy to find and change the setting. To get the natural and realistic effects on your photos, it is recommended to wipe the camera lens before shooting with this makeup camera app.
Key Features:
• Makeup featuring brand collaboration allows you to try on signature makeup looks and styles from top brands.
• Customised colour and makeup options to help you find the makeup style and skin tone colour that suits you the best.
• Natural beauty adjustment options to make you able to see how natural changes to your facial contour can improve your look.
• Single tap option to adjust the intensity of makeup.
In addition, the app offers you a mode in a camera that lets you compare your face with and without makeup.

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Mary Kay Virtual Makeover (iOS)

It is an app that offers customised looks with endless options in eye makeup, hairstyles, hair colours, lip colours, accessories and more. You can choose a photo from the gallery, take a picture or pick any from the selection of models to apply makeup. The app will also allow you to save your favourite products and makeovers and download makeovers.
Key Features:
• Options to create unlimited makeovers on your own photo or the models.
• Hundreds of hairstyles and hair colours to choose from
• Option to get personalised eye makeup, lip colours and accessories.
• Single-click complete look for trendy makeup ideas and special occasion makeup.
• Option to get your image as a virtual cover on ‘The Look’ and share with others.
• Option to create shopping lists including your favourite brands of beauty products.
Moreover, the app allows you to share your new makeover every time on Facebook or Twitter.

Beauty Bay (Android/iOS)

Beauty Bay is a beauty app that gives you easier access to bigger and bolder beauty options. The app comes with more than 210,000 beauty products. Through this app, you can browse thousands of makeup, hair and skincare products. It is a shopping app too that enables you to buy everyday makeup essentials.
Key Features:
• A wide range of products that are updated regularly with new launches and restocks.
• Option to save favourite products for shopping later.
• Notification alerts due to the arrival of new products and for promos.
• Instant checkout options.
• Easy access to every latest beauty product anytime, anywhere.
Using the app is convenient, as it is designed with a simple user interface. You can find your favourite product whenever you open the app.

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All these apps have a good rating on Appstore and Google Play Store.