Cosmetics and Make up

Physical Specification Cosmetics Makeup
Form Various forms (e.g., liquid, cream, powder, stick, etc.) Various forms (e.g., liquid, cream, powder, pencil, etc.)
Packaging Bottles, jars, tubes, compacts, etc. Bottles, tubes, compacts, palettes, etc.
Texture Varies based on the product type (e.g., smooth, creamy, powdery, etc.) Varies based on the product type (e.g., liquid, creamy, powdery, etc.)
Color Diverse range of colors and shades Wide range of colors and shades
Fragrance May or may not have a fragrance component Generally, no strong fragrance
Ingredients Water, oils, waxes, pigments, preservatives, etc. Water, oils, pigments, thickeners, preservatives, etc.
Application Applied to the skin, hair, or nails for various purposes (e.g., beauty enhancement, skincare, etc.) Applied to the face, eyes, lips, and nails to enhance features and create different looks
Purpose Enhance beauty, improve appearance, and protect the skin Enhance facial features and create different makeup looks
Longevity Varies, some may be long-lasting, while others require reapplication Varies, some may be long-lasting, while others require touch-ups
Removal Removed using makeup removers or cleansers Removed using makeup removers or cleansers
Shelf Life Typically indicated on the packaging (e.g., 6 months to 2 years) Typically indicated on the packaging (e.g., 6 months to 2 years)
Skin Compatibility Different products cater to different skin types (e.g., oily, dry, sensitive) Different products cater to different skin types (e.g., oily, dry, sensitive)
Sun Protection Some may contain SPF for sun protection Some products may have SPF for sun protection