If you’re looking to save money and still look great, drugstore makeup is your answer. Truth is, some of the best makeup items are the cheapest ones. There’s loads of products that are still great value, for an even better price.
Drugstore makeup is a great way to try new products without breaking the bank. When buying and trying cheaper makeup products, you can test out new brands and formulas without spending too much on items you might not like, but if you’re lucky, you could find great products for a fraction of the price of bigger, exclusive brands! Believe it or not, makeup doesn’t need to be expensive to be great. To help you out in your search, we’ve come up with the 5 drugstore makeup items you need at the moment, whether that be lipsticks, foundations, mascaras and more! The best part? You could have a whole new face of makeup in your bag. So, grab a pen, after this list you’re going to want to make a shopping list and head down to your local drugstore ASAP.
1. Makeup Revolution Conceal and Define Concealer
Makeup Revolutions amazing concealer is a must for your drugstore makeup haul. This liquid-formula is the ultimate everyday concealer, it’s long-lasting and lightweight and feels great on your skin. Perfect for reducing redness, blemishes and setting powder makeup, this canceler will make those dark circles disappear in no time, leaving your skin looking smooth with a beautiful matte finish. Available in 25 shades, this concealer is great for anyone and everyone!
2. Sleek Highlighting Elixir Illuminating Drops
Get the perfect glow with Sleek’s Highlighting Illuminating Drops. If you’re looking for radiant, glowing skin, these drops are a must for your drugstore makeup shop. Make your highlight pop for a fraction of the price and get added flawless, dewy skin to match. Sleek Highlighting Drops are available in 3 shades, but we love ‘She Got It Glow’, the perfect pearly pink for any season, especially spring.
3. Collection Velvet Kiss Moisturising Lip Cream
If you’re looking for a new lipstick for your drugstore makeup haul, look no further than Collection’s Velvet Kiss Lip Cream Collection. These matte lip cremes come in a range of stand-out-from-the-crowd colours and leave lips feeling soft with the perfect moisture. Bold in colour, super easy to apply and durable, with added statement for your lips all summer. All the colours are great, but our favourite has to be ‘Rosie’, a rich, rosy and award-winning ruby red.
4. Barry M Rebel Slash Coloured Mascara
Go bold this season and mix up your mascara with Barry M’s Rebel Slash Mascara. Available in either electric blue or vibrant pink, these mascaras lengthen lashes and provide a much-needed splash of bold colour to make your eyes pop! Plus, the best thing about this mascara is it’s completely vegan friendly, so you can help the planet while looking fab too!
5. MUA Pro Base Long Wear Matte Finish Foundation
This creamy, long wear foundation from MUA is another must for your drugstore makeup collection. Formulated with Vitamin E, this foundation gives the dream matte finish keeps your skin looking flawless with even coverage all day long. The perfect blend, this foundation comes in 24 different shades ranging from dark, medium and light and gives skin lasting shine that can’t be beaten for the price!