Up your makeup game in the easiest way with these five tech innovations.More
MakeupPlus by Meitu, free, itunes.apple.com.
Best For: Figuring out your look.
The Method: Meitu may have gone viral for its cute kawaii filters (which users delight in putting on images of politicians), but its spin-off app, MakeupPlus, has a really useful everyday tool: it can help you plan your makeup. In the app, your phone's camera can track your face and help you "try on" different makeup looks. Deciding between an on-trend red eyeshadow look and a classic smoky eye? Pull out your phone and take a selfie—then let this handy app help you decide before you apply a drop of makeup.
ShadeScout, free, shadescout.com.
Best For: Scouting the prettiest shades in the wild.
The Method: Ever see a gorgeous flower and think that its color would make the most perfect lipstick? Now that dream can become a reality. ShadeScout helps you to snap pictures pretty colors and find the best beauty products that come in those exact shades. The future is now.