There are so many things we look forward to when fall rolls around. Layering our clothes, hearty meals and drinks, and definitely the beautiful makeup for fall that pops up every year in gorgeous shades like bronze, yellows, oranges, greens, and burgundy. Everything gets a little more weighted and substantial at this time, and we look forward to having fun with richer hues, deeper colors, and cozier textures.
We love to share with you, our readers, the latest and greatest beauty finds for the season. And we are always letting you know which classics are here to stay due to their awesomeness. We are in the midst of fall, which means a whole slew of new lipsticks, eyeshadow palettes, nail polishes, blushes, and more have hit the market. And the greatest makeup for fall is cropping up again to continue their reign. What are these must-have cosmetics? Read on to learn about 15 products you’ll want to buy this autumn.
Nail Polish in Transylvania by The Passport Polish
Fall is the time when we pull out the beautiful, deep, and dark nail polish shades. Transylvania, part of The Passport Polish’s limited edition collection (which includes shades Halloweentown and Sleepy Hollow), is a pretty metallic burgundy that is dark enough to be perfect for autumn but light enough to showcase a fab berry hue.
Available at passportpolish.com, $5
Soft Pinch Liquid Blush in Love by Rare Beauty
We are happy to check out all the new products from Selena Gomez’s Rare Beauty makeup line. And we especially love its positive message. One of the products that are just perfect for fall is the soft pinch liquid blush in “love.” It is a terracotta color with a matte finish.
Available at rarebeauty.com, $20
Gel Eyeliner in Cinnamon/Canela by Araceli Beauty
Switching your jet black eyeliner for a softer, fall-hued brown can give your eyes a softer, totally different look for the season. We like Araceli Beauty’s gel eyeliner in the hue Cinnamon/Canela, a metallic finish that would also look amazing for the holidays.
Available at aracelibeauty.com, $16
Signature Eyeshadow Palette in Empowered by Ofra Cosmetics
We can’t forget the fall greens that look fabulous on eyes, nails, and even on lips. Ofra Cosmetics just dropped their new Empowered palette, and it has an array of hues for fall that make us think of nature.
Self Made: a soft mauve shimmer
Boss Babe: a light peridot metallic
Wall Street: a green/gold shift
Grand: a tan neutral matte
Green Light: a neutral olive matte
Available at ofracosmetics.com, $22
Reina del Caribe vol. 1 Eyeshadow Palette by Alamar Cosmetics
Eyeshadow palettes tend to have most of the fun when it comes to cool, unique colors in makeup. You can rock a nude lip and go all out on the eyes with all sorts of bold hues. And makeup for fall means the colors get richer, deeper, and totally inspired by nature. An eyeshadow palette that still lets you have fun with tropical summer colors and has something great to offer for autumn is Alamar Cosmetics’ Reina del Caribe vol. 1.
Available at alamarcosmetics.com, $28
XO Vinyl Lip Cream Lip Gloss in Lolita by KVD Vegan Beauty
You can count on KVD Vegan Beauty for moody, out-of-the-box hues that work well in fall. They also make some colors that are perfect forever classics. A great neutral for lips with a touch of autumn warmth is Lolita; a high shine chestnut rose color.
Available at kvdveganbeauty.com, $20
Angora Cardi Nail Polish by Essie
Speaking of classics, there are certain popular nail polishes that we will forever associate with fall and choose time and time again during that season. Angora Cardi by Essie is such a hue. It’s a deep dusty rose color that looks sophisticated but offers a pop against chunky sweaters.
Available at essie.com, $9
Long-Lasting Liquid Lipstick in the Bronx by Ofra Cosmetics
Another product from Ofra Cosmetics that is totally out-of-the-box and ready for fall and beyond is their Bronx lipstick. It’s a true black that is bold on its own and makes for a great base for layering. You see Morphe Meteor highlighter layered over Bronx for a warm, gothy gold effect in this photo.
Available at ofracosmetics.com, $10
Cremosa Lipstick in Azucar by Vive Cosmetics
How can you not love a lipstick inspired by and celebrating Celia Cruz called Azucar?! Vive Cosmetics’ muted mocha shade isn’t just a nod to one of our favorite Latinxs; it’s also a warm-hued lippie that would work so well with all the fabulous fall eyeshadows, liners, and blush we’re seeing.
Available at vivecosmetics.com, $18
Ambient Lighting Blush in At Night by Hourglass Cosmetics
A sweep of blush makes you look healthier, younger, and more vibrant. It’s perfect for adding some oomph when you’re feeling tired and completes a total makeup look. We have to mention a new blush for fall is Hourglass Cosmetics’ Ambient Lighting Blush in “At Night.” The brick red shade is great for fall and features that glow that you don’t have to give up once summer is over.
Available at hourglasscosmetics.com, $40
Rust Palette by Melt Cosmetics
Melt Cosmetics is another makeup destination for rich autumn hues. Their new rust palette, based on their #1 selling eyeshadow stack, comes alive with the prettiest fall colors:
Classic: a soft vanilla
Antique: an ultra-matte peach
Erode: an intense matte apricot
Rubbish: an ultra-matte dijon mustard hue
Tarnish: a warm vintage gold
Rust: a deep matte terracotta with a red undertone
Redox: a burnt copper
Mar: a rich burgundy
Ravage: a deep bronze
Rott²: a deeper version of the original Rott; dark chocolate brown
Available at meltcosmetics.com, $58
Sunrise Serenità Blush by Milani Cosmetics
Milani delivers baked blush favorites that give our cheeks the most natural, luminous flush of color. So, when they come out with new colors, we are instantly intrigued. For fall, along with Cocoa Felicità, a deep berry flush, we have the new, also-autumn-perfect Sunrise Serenità, a warm wearable orange.
Available at milanicosmetics.com, $7.99
SuperStay Matte Ink Coffee Edition Liquid Lipstick in Mocha Inventor by Maybelline
Maybelline is an affordable, classic cosmetics brand that stays up on all the latest beauty trends. One of their latest collections is the SuperStay Matte Ink Coffee Edition Liquid Lipsticks. The colors are autumnal coffee hues, they smell like coffee, and are made in a transfer-proof matte finish. One color in particular we love is the deep, dark Mocha Inventor.
Available at maybelline.com, $7.99
OPI Nail Polish in Heart and Coal
We always want to know about the latest and greatest OPI nail polish shades. When we saw the dreamy Heart and Coal, we were in awe. Part of the Holiday 2020 Shine Bright Collection is a neutral black polish with plenty of glitter that throws off all colors of the rainbow. It’s great for a go-with-anything fall mani with an added touch of sparkle.
Available at opi.com, $10.50
Azteca Eyes Palette by Araceli Beauty
Another product from Araceli Beauty we had to recommend for fall is their Azteca Eyes Palette. In it, you will see various hues that are perfect for fall and fabulous for the holidays:
Sun: a pearlized champagne shimmer
Cocoa: a neutral brown matte
Oro: a muted gold foil
Chocolate: a rusty brown matte
Moon: a matte black with gold sparkles
Available at aracelibeauty.com, $30