Vitamin-fortified eyeliner, air-brush blush and the latest makeup to soften the harsh reality of a high-definition lens. The Makeup Show L.A. in downtown Los Angeles last week offered every product that professionals and plain old beauty junkies could possibly need. Most products at the show catered to makeup artists for film and television, and the dense foundations and high-pigment lip glosses may be too much for the everyday consumer. But we managed to spot several items that would make a useful addition to any cosmetic case. Melissa Magsaysay What it is: Armour Beauty Femme Fatale lip gloss, $19, www.armourbeauty.com
. Why youll care: Femme Fatale hits the runways black lip color trend right on the head, with a high-shine black gloss that makes lips look like vinyl. Shea butter, vitamin E, grapeseed oil and avocado act as the base, which means extra moisture and no stickiness.