14 Best Concealers That Work Like Magic For Asian Skin

Categories : Makeup

Any makeup routine is not complete without a good ol’ concealer. Whether you need to cover pesky blemishes or hide those dark panda eyes, concealers are your best friends in any makeup situation. However, not all concealers work the same, and it is the same for Asian skin. As Asians are more prone to dark under eyes, hyperpigmentation and sensitive skin, finding a suitable concealer for Asian skin concerns can prove to be a little bit tricky!

Beauty Insider rounds up the 14 best concealers that work perfectly for Asian skin concerns. 

Maybelline Makeup Instant Age Rewind Concealer


Dark eye circles are no match for this concealer. A cult classic concealer, this concealer delivers medium to full coverage to instantly erase fine lines and dark under-eyes. This concealer can also conceal hard-to-reach areas under the eyes, thanks to its Micro-Corrector sponge applicator. Even Tati Westbrook approves of this concealer!

Here is why we love this product:

  • Super-light texture
  • Blends out easily
  • Medium coverage

With over a whopping 40,000 glowing reviews, this concealer is a must-have to add to your beauty routine. Plus, this concealer does not cake up or crease on the skin, so you can bet on using this on a hot and humid day.

Price: $19.90 at Watsons

Kat Von D Beauty Lock-It Concealer Crème


Need a quick cover-up before that big occasion? The Kat Von D Beauty Lock-It Concealer Crème has got you covered. With its rich and creamy formula, this long-lasting concealer conceals blemishes and corrects discolouration for a flawless complexion. What’s more, it is packed with complexion-brightening pigments and Hydra-Boost Complex to give your skin instant radiance.

Here is why we love this product:

  • Crease-proof
  • High coverage
  • Lasts for 24 hours

This concealer delivers everything you ever wanted in a concealer. From its high coverage to its stay-on power, this concealer is in the running for becoming a cult classic. No wonder this concealer has become a fan favourite among thousands of beauty junkies.

Price: $41 at Sephora

NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer

It is a known fact that Asian skin tends to lose moisture much more easily, so give your skin a much-needed hydration boost with the NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer. Infused with natural botanicals, this concealer replenishes the moisture in your skin for a smooth and supple appearance. On top of that, this concealer also covers all imperfections from blemishes to dark circles to brighten up lifeless skin!

Here is what we love about this product:

  • Luminous finish
  • Medium-to-high coverage
  • Lightweight texture

If you have problems with dry and flaky skin, this concealer is a life saviour. Reviewers are also loving this product as it sits well on the skin while delivering its promise to conceal every minor imperfection! That is a definite win in our books.

Price: $46 at Sephora

MAC Studio Conceal and Correct Palette

Dark eye circles are a common villain for Asian skin but fret not, this colour correcting concealer is here to save the day. The MAC Studio Conceal and Correct Palette offers two colour correcting pigments to neutralise any visible veins to camouflage heavy dark eye circles. It also comes with four different concealer shades, so you can mix the shades to create the perfect shade for you. Check out this product preview by YouTuber Angie Di Battista!

Here is what we love about this product:

  • Lasting power of up to 8 hours
  • High coverage
  • Blends seamlessly into the skin

Despite its stray reviews, this concealer has won the hearts of many beauty junkies for its rich and creamy formula. Plus, it is pigmented enough to cover any imperfection and it is crease-proof! This concealer is your best bet to banish tired eyes.

Price: $40 at MAC Singapore

Tarte Amazonian Clay Waterproof 12-Hour Concealer

The other downside of Asian skin is that it tends to get oily easily, which means more pesky acne breakouts. Combat your oily skin with The Tarte Amazonian Clay Waterproof 12-Hour Concealer! With clay as its key ingredient, this concealer absorbs excess sebum and dries down matte on the skin. What’s more, it is formulated with Vitamin A to retain moisture and protect the skin from free radicals that can cause damage to the skin.

Here is why we love this product:

  • Waterproof (as its name suggests)
  • Long-lasting power of up to 12 hours
  • Velvet-matte finish

If you are looking to get rid of midday shine, look no further than this concealer. Plus, it has been well received by reviewers for its seamless blending powers and full coverage.

Price: $37 at Sephora

Too Faced Born This Way Super Coverage Multi-Use Concealer

Unfortunately, Asians are more likely to be victims of hyperpigmentation and acne scarring. If you want to regain your flawless skin, use a full coverage concealer that can cover all imperfections! As its name suggests, the Too Faced Born This Way Super Coverage Multi-Use Concealer delivers super high coverage and blends seamlessly into the skin for that all-natural look. It also comes with a diamond-shaped applicator to conceal difficult-to-reach areas.

Here is why we love this product:

  • Long-wearing for 12 hours
  • Weightless on skin
  • Hydrating

With this concealer, lifeless skin will no longer be an issue. Countless reviewers have even lauded this concealer for its seamless blending ability and high coverage. This concealer is a go-to for people with dry skin types.

Price: $44 at Sephora

Medicube Red Concealer

Sensitive skin is one of the many woes most Asians have to face. That is why you should keep a lookout on concealers that are gentle on sensitive skin types the Medicube Red Concealer just does that. Perfect for even the most hypersensitive of skin types, this non-comedogenic concealer offers that long-lasting high coverage without causing any irritation. It also soothes redness and heals blemishes thanks to its Centella Asiatica extract. Check out well this concealer works in this product preview below.

Here is why we love this product:

  • Hydrating (thanks to squalane)
  • High coverage
  • High SPF 30/PA++

Not only does this concealer cover everything from blemishes to hyperpigmentation, it also repairs and protects your skin. This is your best bet if no concealer has worked well for your hypersensitive skin.

Price: $20.30 at Guardian

Fenty Beauty Pro Filt’r Instant Retouch Concealer

Get that #nofilter look in real life. This concealer is your solution to brightening up dark eye circles and concealing everything you do not want on your skin. With its easy buildability and high coverage, this concealer retouches your skin and leaves it with a soft matte finish that will make you photo-ready at any time.

Here is why we love this product:

  • Light-as-air texture
  • Sweat-resistant (Singapore’s humid weather does not stand a chance)
  • Medium to full coverage

With its crease-proof formula, long-lasting formula and high coverage, there is nothing this concealer cannot do for your skin. Also, it comes in 50 shades, so there is definitely one that matches you perfectly.

Price: $38 at Sephora

Urban Decay Naked Skin Weightless Complete Coverage

Despite the myriad of problems that Asian skin may face, Asians can rejoice as their skins tend to age much slower as compared to other ethnicities. However, that does not mean you should skip out on using anti-ageing products! So why not amp up your youthful-looking appearance with this anti-ageing concealer? Aside from concealing imperfections, this creamy concealer reduces the appearance of fine lines thanks to its Japanese green tea extract. It is also enriched with the peptide-rich ingredient, Matrixyl 3000, to improve the skin’s elasticity for plumper-looking skin.

Here is why we love this product:

  • Demi-matte finish
  • Full coverage
  • Attracts and retains moisture in the skin

Like a miracle tool, this concealer adheres so well to skin it feels like there is nothing there! It is no surprise that reviewers are huge fans of this concealer for its seamless coverage and easy buildability.

Price: $40 at Sephora

Huda Beauty Overachiever Concealer

There is nothing this concealer cannot achieve. Beyond its full coverage, The Huda Beauty Overachiever Concealer is packed with skincare benefits to keep your skin looking flawless from inside and out. Perfect for tired eyes, this concealer is infused with green tea and Jericho Rose extract to soothe and moisturise the delicate eye area. Plus, it also promotes cellular regeneration for smoother skin!

Here is why we love this product:

  • Transfer-free and water-resistant
  • Matte finish
  • High coverage

If you are looking for a do-it-all concealer, this concealer is your perfect pick. Many reviewers are raving about this product as it does live up to its promise of concealing everything from acne scars to hyperpigmentation.

Price: $50 at Sephora

Make Up For Ever Ultra HD Concealer

If dewy skin is more of your jam, this concealer is your must-have. This concealer packs a punch in the coverage department, covering everything from dark eye circles to redness for radiant, glowing skin. Plus, it is also made with 4K complex for a flawless complexion that is HD-like.

Here is why we love this product:

  • Easy-to-blend
  • Long-wearing
  • Weightless texture

We love this product for its luminous finish and high coverage and reviewers seem to agree! On top of that, you only need a dot or two of product for it to work its magic.

Price: $50 at Sephora

Laneige Watery Cushion Concealer

As much as we love heavy-duty concealers, we still want to keep our skin feeling breathable! This concealer fixes discolouration, redness and dark eye circles and hydrates the skin for the no-makeup makeup look. What’s more, this concealer is made with 35% water, so you can expect nothing but a smooth and weightless texture form this concealer.

Here is why we love this product:

  • Extremely lightweight
  • Sheer coverage
  • Velvet finish

Although this concealer is not the most high coverage one, it still does not disappoint in doing its job of concealing dark eye circles and brightening up dull skin! Plus, it is the perfect all-over makeup tool for lazy days.

Price: $35 at Sephora

BECCA Aqua Luminous Perfecting Concealer

There is no such thing as imperfections with this concealer. Loaded with water, this concealer moisturises the skin to banish dry and flaky patches. It also instantly conceals dar circles, hyperpigmentation and blemishes thanks to its unique light-reflecting technology.

Here is why we love this product:

  • Easy-to-blend
  • Luminous finish
  • Lightweight texture

If dry skin is your worst enemy, this concealer is your rescue tool. Reviewers have been loving this product as it does not disappoint in brightening up lifeless eyes and delivers an all-natural finish.

Price: $48 at Sephora

Clio Kill Cover Airy Fit Concealer

For those who prefer an all-natural look, this concealer is for you. With its easy-to-blend and lightweight formula, this concealer delivers a soft-focused finish to blur out dark spots and dark eye circles. Plus, it also comes with an ultra-slim tip for to conceal even hard-to-reach areas. Check out this product review by YouTuber BEE to see how well this concealer fares.

Here is why we love this product:

  • Brightens up dark eye circles
  • Lightweight texture
  • Satin-like finish

This concealer does not fail to deliver a satin-like finish for that soft, radiant glow. What’s more, it does its job of covering those stubborn skin woes Asian skin types may face. It should be no surprise that this concealer has made it on our list!

Price: $15.92 at Watsons