No one wants to put on makeup in the morning,聽only to find yourself at the mirror midday doing it all over again. It鈥檚 a daily battle to聽discover beauty products that can stand the test of time 鈥 and who has time to test every single makeup product out there? Professional makeup artists, that鈥檚 who. These pros know what solutions look, feel, and stay budge-free for long days on the go. Here鈥檚 what they recommend.

1. Laura Mercier Caviar Stick Eye Colour ($29): For versatile eye color that聽boasts 12-hour wear, Aussie makeup artist聽Penny Antuar聽has nothing but praise for these Laura Mercier shadow sticks. The incredibly creamy formula lets you smudge, blend, and define when applying 鈥 but once it鈥檚 dry, this lid color isn鈥檛 going anywhere.

2. BECCA Evermatte Poreless Primer ($36): If your skin gets greasy easily, invest in聽a heavy-duty primer to make makeup last longer and mattify the skin for all day wear. 鈥淭his is like the ultimate glue for oily skin,鈥 says New York City makeup artist Samantha Ramos. To avoid overdrying, we recommend using it only聽where you need it.

3. MAC Pro Longwear Paint Pot ($22):聽How do you聽make聽a聽long-lasting product even better? Use it multiple ways. MAC鈥檚 Paint Pots can be used as an eyelid primer, eyeshadow, the base of a cream contour, or even as a brow gel. Whether for a bride, a model on an all-day photo shoot, or just your average workday, makeup artist Sheridan Meyersswears by聽them聽for all clients.

4. Stila Stay All Day Waterproof Liquid Eye Liner ($22): Looking for that holy-grail liner that won鈥檛 smudge no matter what? Massachusetts-based makeup pro聽Katherine Kennedy聽promises that this Stila liner聽never聽transfers on her oily lids聽or eyes that water from wearing contacts.

5. Urban Decay Naked Skin Ultra Definition Loose Finishing Powder ($34):聽Setting your makeup is essential if you want your flawless face to聽carry you from desk to dinner.聽New England-area makeup artist Sara Thompson聽recommends the Urban Decay powder that features light-reflecting pigments to give you the 鈥渕ost subtle glow.鈥

6. By Terry Hyaluronic Hydra-Powder ($60): Australian makeup artist Emma Chen recommends this skin-hydrating powder for a picture perfect complexion no matter what your day entails. She says to opt for it if you are in search for a 鈥渟hine-free formula聽that will hold makeup results without drying out the skin.鈥

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