**This list is still being compiled. When I find something great, I will share it in later posts.
Valana Minerals - Offers a wide selection of foundation shades for women of color.
b.l.a.c. minerals - Offers mineral makeup for women of color, along with a nice selection of loose vivid eyeshadows, and blush.
Premium Makeup/ High-End
Urban Decay - Offers richly pigmented eyeshadows, primers, eyeliners, foundation, and more. They are great if you want to take your look to the next level.
Lorac Cosmetics - Offers smooth/ silky eyeshadows, baked bronzers & blush, non-sticky lipgloss, and water-based foundation primer, and more.
Stila - Wide selection of non-sticky lipgloss, waterproof liquid eyeliner pens, mascara, and more.
MAC Cosmetics - Do I even need to mention anything? Foundation, lipstick, eyeshadow, primers, they have whatever you need.
Ben Nye Cosmetics - Their products are very reasonable. This brand is well known in the theater/ makeup artistry community for their vivid effects. Whatever look you want, you can get.
Sacha Cosmetics - Officially used in the Miss Universe, Miss USA, Miss Trinidad and Tobago, Miss Guyana, Miss Bahamas, and Miss Jamaica Pageants. Offers a wide variety of choices for women to match any exotic skin tone.
black|Up Cosmetics - Ethnic makeup artist brand based in France. Offers liquid foundation in natural and matte finishes, two way cake powder, cream to powder foundation, intense eyeshadows, lipsticks, eyeliners, and more.
Inglot - Offers vibrant shades of lipsticks, eyeshadow, eye & lip liners, packed full of pigment. Also offers an array of foundations in liquid, powder, and mousse form.
Make Up For Ever - Offers high-performance cosmetics in brilliant shades.
NYX Cosmetics - Affordable cosmetics, including eyeshadows, eyeliners, lipsticks, lipgloss, and more. Consider this brand as a budget-friendly alternative to Urban Decay cosmetics. Their products are pretty impressive.
Physician's Formula - Offers a wonderful selection of bronzers. Also offers baked eyeshadow, mascara, blush, eyeliners, and more.