It's True: We Swear By These 5 Makeup Multitaskers

A new year is approaching, and along with excitement for all the festivities to come, you may also be in the mood for a fresh start—beginning with your makeup bag. After all, you use it every day, and there’s a good chance that over the course of the year, it’s expanded to overflowing proportions. (Someone has to test all those beauty trends, right?) Trust us, there’s nothing quite as liberating as tossing out the never-used, cracked, or maybe even expired items. (You’ll then have the perfect excuse to score some new beauty must-haves.)

That’s where the new Almay collection comes in. The latest offerings from the drugstore-favorite makeup brand feature long-wearing formulas to eliminate frequent touchups, major versatility to streamline your beauty bag (without compromising on your favorite looks), and a variety of eye-popping shades that make it super easy to highlight your own unique beauty. Plus, the multitasking products are fragrance-free, hypoallergenic, and suitable for sensitive skin—because who wants to worry about a complexion flare-up while posing for holiday party pics?

Scroll down to find five genius ways to simplify your beauty routine, and shop our top picks from Almay.