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100 Stunning Makeup Captions for Instagram

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We hope this comprehensive collection of awesome makeup captions for Instagram posts is of use to you. There is a wide selection to choose from so simply browse through them all and pick your favorite!

Whether you love to be glamorous or prefer to keep it casual, this article has something for everyone.

These makeup Instagram captions are the perfect way to let your followers know you’re a baddie. Perfectly describe the moment with this stunning list of makeup quotes for Instagram.

Makeup Captions for Instagram

Makeup Captions for Instagram
  • Be as bold as your lipstick.
  • Success is the only option because I like expensive makeup.
  • I came. I saw. I contoured.
  • A little lipstick never killed nobody.
  • May your day be as good as a perfectly blended foundation and an even eyeliner.
  • I’m addicted to buying makeup. But, then I’m not rich enough to have this problem.
  • My highlight is as bright as the sun right now, and I’m not mad about it.
  • Do you smoke? Only my eyes.
  • When in doubt, just add more glitter.
  • Too glam to give a damn.

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Makeup Captions
  • I’m just wingin’ it.
  • Give them a reason to take a second look.
  • Don’t let today be a waste of makeup.
  • Losing your Best Friend hurts. But, it’s nothing compared to the horror of losing your makeup bag.
  • Perfect Make-up. Perfect mood. Perfect day.
  • Be your own kind 
  • My name still on their lips like lipstick.
  • Never spend a good makeup day without taking a selfie.
  • Confidence level: selfie with no filter.
  • 50 Shades of Nude.

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Makeup Instagram Captions
  • All things are possible with a little coffee and mascara.
  • Yes, I agree that a natural look is the best look. But, do you know that it takes makeup to look natural?
  • Never underestimate the power of the brow game.
  • Home is where your makeup stash is.
  • Glowing.
  • I could stop buying makeup, but I’m no quitter.
  • Wake up. Makeup. Repeat.
  • Lying: That’s where I draw the line like contour.
  • My makeup brush is my magic wand.

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Makeup Insta Captions
  • Blending is my cardio.
  • All I need is some tinted moisturizer and mascara.
  • Don’t try to come for me when my makeup looks this fierce.
  • “Shine bright like a diamond.” – Rihanna, Diamonds
  • When in doubt, wear red.
  • I won’t cry over you, you’re not worth wasting my mascara.
  • Shimmery, shiny, and sparkly are my three favorite colors.
  • I am ‘That Girl’.
  • “So I never leave the house without make-up on. I keep mascara in my pocket if I’m running to the market. ‘Cause you never know who’s watching you.” – Jazmine Sulliva, Mascara
  • Glamour is a state of mind.
  • If we don’t see eye to eye, that’s when I lash out.

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Makeup IG Captions
  • Give them a reason to stare.
  • Glossy and Bossy.
  • Makeup is not a mask that covers up your beauty: it’s a weapon that helps you express who you are from the inside.
  • My war paint.
  • Flawless.
  • Crying is for ordinary women. Pretty women go makeup shopping.
  • Today’s face.
  • Shout out to all the makeup I haven’t bought yet. I’m coming for you.
  • Never ask a girl with winged eyeliner why she’s late.
  • Ready, set, makeup.

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Makeup Instagram Caption
  • Brows before bros.
  • “Beauty is how you feel inside and it reflects in your eyes.” – Sophia Loren
  • I spent too much time on my makeup to claim I woke up like this.
  • She’s giving ‘that girl’ energy.
  • The only thing smoking around here is my eyes.
  • The most beautiful makeup of a woman is passion. But cosmetics are easier to buy.
  • Growing and glowing.
  • Life is too short not to buy makeup.
  • Today is gonna be a glow day.
  • “Lipstick is really magical. It holds more than a waxy bit of color – it holds the promise of a brilliant smile, a brilliant day, both literally and figuratively.” – Roberta Gately

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Makeup Artist Captions for Instagram
  • My life might not be perfect, but my makeup is.
  • There’s no use crying over a broken bronzer.
  • My idea of a perfect romantic evening. Walking hand in hand along with bae, up and down the makeup aisle.
  • Sephora and chill.
  • The bags under my eyes are designer.
  • I don’t need a fairy godmother. I’ve got my MAC.
  • “I’m feelin’ myself.” – Nicki Minaj and Beyoncé, Feelin’ Myself
  • Guess who doesn’t need blush because she’s already sunburnt?
  • Makeup is art. Makeup is passion. Makeup is expression.
  • Highlight so bright you need sunnies on just to look at me.

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Instagram Makeup Captions
  • Lipstick in one hand, confidence in the other.
  • The only drama that I love is in my lashes.
  • Quick to touch up but she cannot touch me.
  • “Creativity is your best makeup skill, don’t be afraid to experiment.” – Pat McGrath
  • But first, lipstick.
  • I don’t wear makeup to impress guys. I wear it for myself. It’s my way of getting high.
  • My nudes. 
  • It’s not hoarding if it’s makeup.
  • “Personalized beauty is about each woman being able to create her own makeup routine that complements her coloring and style.” – Bobbi Brown
  • Living for the ‘so glowy I look like I’m constantly sweating’ vibe this summer.

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Makeup Quotes for Instagram

Makeup Quotes for Instagram
  • “Beauty, to me, is about being comfortable in your own skin. That, or a kick-ass red lipstick.” – Gwyneth Paltrow
  • “A smile is the best makeup any girl can wear.” – Marilyn Monroe
  • “My lip gloss is cool, my lip gloss be poppin’.” – Lil Mama, Lip Gloss
  • “Good skin is the best foundation for your makeup.” – Holland Roden
  • “Whether I’m wearing lots of makeup or no makeup, I’m always the same person inside.” – Lady Gaga
  • “A makeover is the rebranding of a human being.” – Mokokoma Mokhonoana
  • “I love natural beauty, and I think it’s your best look, but I think makeup as an artist is so transformative.” – Marina and the Diamonds
  • “I wish you could see yourself the way the rest of the world does.” – Jules, Euphoria
  • “The best thing is to look natural, but it takes makeup to look natural.” – Calvin Klein
  • “I feel more confident if my makeup looks good.” – Ellie Goulding

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Makeup Quotes Instagram
  • “People will stare. Make it worth their while.” – Harry Winston
  • “To me, natural, healthy-looking skin is really beautiful. With a little concealer, eyeshadow, liner, gloss, and bronzer, I love my lighter makeup look. I’ve saved so much money on facials!” – Giuliana Rancic
  • “All the makeup in this world can never cover up an empty brain.” – Edmond Mbiaka
  • “Baby, baby, when you’re looking deep into my eyes. I know you’re seeing past my make-up.” – Fergie, All That I Got 
  • “Makeup can help you capture a moment.” – Carine Roitfeld
  • “Your eye makeup says so much about you and your style.” – Laura Mercier
  • “Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world.” – Marilyn Monroe
  • “I love it when we make up. Go ’head, ruin my makeup.” – Ariana Grande, make up
  • “I love the confidence that makeup gives me.” – Tyra Banks
  • “I don’t think I could live without hair, makeup, and styling, let alone be the performer I am. I am a glamour girl through and through. I believe in the glamorous life and I live one.” – Lady Gaga

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Mathilde Clara Baum


Mathilde is passionate about dancing, surf skating, surfing, sailing, and, of course, traveling. Her latest trips have been road tripping along the Atlantic coastline of France, Spain, and Portugal in her T3 van. She feels most at home by the ocean and loves exploring and being in nature.