Who dreams of having skin so spotless it doesn’t need to be covered up? We do! Alas, that kind of perfection is a pipe dream for most of us. But it’s fine, really, as long as you have a foolproof liquid concealer.

Concealer comes in all formulas, but a fluid one delivers the most skin-like finish. Liquid concealers cover everything from acne scars to dark circles, and if you’re really lucky, you won’t even have to use foundation. So, allow us to play matchmaker today, if you please! Could your skin-perfecting soulmate be one of our two picks?

SPLURGE: Aritaum Full Cover Liquid Concealer, P429
Need good camouflage without that uncomfortable greasy feeling? Aritaum’s Full Cover Liquid Concealer is your perfect match. Richly pigmented yet featherlight, this concealer offers full coverage for both blemishes and fine lines. It’s infused with rosehip oil, which helps the product spread evenly over your skin. It stays breathable and it won’t cake, unlike most high-coverage concealers. Did we mention it’s also sweat-proof? For under 500 bucks, this Korean staple is hardly a splurge.

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SAVE: Maybelline Fit Me Concealer, P299
When it comes to cult faves, nothing deserves the title more than Maybelline’s Fit Me Concealer. It’s fawned over by pros and newbies alike because it delivers everything its luxury counterparts do at a fraction of the price. Blendable formula? Check. Brightening finish? Check. Impressive coverage? Big check. Miraculously, the creamy consistency of this concealer still lets your skin tone to shine through. So instead of a “masked-out” effect, your complexion just looks seamless and flaw-free. FYI: everyone in the BeautyMNL office has hoarded this tube—and you should, too.

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What’s your pick: Aritaum’s power pigment or Maybelline’s drugstore delight?

Model wears Aritaum Full Cover Liquid Concealer in Natural Beige and Maybelline Fit Me Concealer in Sand.

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