When it comes to foundation, choosing the best color for your skin is only half the battle. You should also find a formula that moisturizes — but not too much. You also want it to last through the day without rubbing off or getting blotchy.
I’ll admit that’s a lot to ask from a pint-sized charm product. despite the challenges you may face while searching for the ideal foundation, know that there are numerous outstanding options available and at low price points to boot. Here’s a look at our top picks for the best budget foundations.
Best budget foundation — try These 7 Picks
Infallible total Cover Foundation, $12.99, LorealParisUSA.com
For full coverage that lasts and lasts, turn to the Infallible total Cover foundation by L’Oreal Paris. With its lightweight feel and natural finish, it’s the ideal way to hide minor imperfections like blemishes, dark spots, scars, and hyperpigmentation.
Maybelline Fit Me
Maybelline Fit Me Matte + Poreless, $8, Maybelline.com
Stop oil in its tracks with the Fit Me Matte + Poreless foundation by Maybelline. The popular drugstore brand strikes again with a foundation that creates a flawless finish and also covers beautifully over oily skin.
Wet n Wild photo Focus
Wet N Wild photo focus Foundation, $6, Wetnwildbeauty.com
Whether you apply the wet n Wild product with your finger or with the provided spatula, you’re sure to be impressed with the results. The photo focus foundation by wet n Wild is a high-performing, breakthrough formula — ideal for selfies and group photo taking.
LA girl Pro Coverage
LA girl Pro coverage Foundation, $9, Ulta
With its feather-light feel, it’s like you’re not wearing any makeup at all. The Pro coverage Liquid foundation from L.A. girl offers full coverage for a flawless look. It’s also paraben-free and contains added antioxidants for healthier looking skin.
Burt’s Bees Powder Foundation
Burt’s Bees Mattifying Powder Foundation,$17, Burtsbees.com
For those who choose powder foundation over liquid, try Mattifying Powder foundation by Burt’s Bees. It’s terrific for oily skin as it keeps excess sebum production under control, while helping to create an even skin tone.
NYX total Control
NYX total Control drop Foundation, $14, NYXCosmetics.com
The total Control drop foundation by NYX is a pigmented liquid formula that moisturizes and tints as it covers. just a few drops go a long way to helping you create a stunning complexion.
Neutrogena healthy Skin
Neutrogena healthy Skin Makeup, $15, Neutrogena.com
Combine two essential steps of your skincare routine into one with the healthy Skin Liquid makeup by Neutrogena. The versatile foundation contains broad spectrum SPF 20, as well as an antioxidant blend for picture ideal skin.
You don’t have to spend a fortune for stunning looking skin. You’ll find dozens of high-performing, affordable foundations at drugstore prices. Do you have a favorite budget foundation? Share in the comments!
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