Which Are Best Drugstore Foundations 2019: They say base makeup is like a canvas on top of which other makeup products flourish. If your base is not flawless, cakey, or is clinging and creasing it would certainly bring down the entire makeup look. That is why a good quality foundation is a must-have for everyone including the beginners. These days drugstore foundations are by no means inferior to expensive boutique brands. New-age drugstore foundations have different formulas and finish catering to each skin type; wider shade ranges for a variety of skin tones. Here are a few most loved drugstore foundations in India.
Maybelline New York Fit Me Matte + Poreless Foundation
This one is the most popular Rs.500 range foundation among makeup lovers since its launch in India. This foundation is extremely blendable, gives medium to full coverage, and is available in 16 shades in India so everyone is likely to find a matching shade. It feels light and comfortable on skin and suits best normal, oily and combination skin.
Price- Rs.500 for 30ml
PAC HD Liquid Foundation
PAC has some great quality HD finish makeup products and this liquid foundation is one of the best in this range. It gives a medium to full coverage, a comfortable matte finish, and looks great in flash photos. The shade range has a total of 19 different shades which is a great thing as well!
Price- Rs.875 for 30ml
L’Oreal Paris Infallible 24h Foundation
This is an amazing foundation with full coverage, flawless photographic finish, and most importantly 10+ hours of stay time. You won’t even need a concealer for your moderate dark circles (saying from personal experience). It is available in India in 7 shades but the international range has even wider shade range.
Price- Rs.1200 for 30ml
Wet n Wild Photo Focus Foundation
If you are looking for a matte finish medium to buildable full coverage foundation then do try this one. This cruelty-free foundation is available in India in 9 shades through the international range is even wider. It has a comfortable, blendable texture and looks good in both heavy artificially lit and lowly lit background.
Price- Rs.599 for 30ml
Maybelline New York Super Stay Full Coverage Foundation
This one is the latest launch from Maybelline and since its launch people got smitten over this on the web. This one offers full coverage on acne spots, blemishes, and dark circles without providing the unnatural cakey look. Its shade range numbers according to Maybelline’s other cult favorite Fit Me range. So, the shade selection is not an issue at all! The finish is dewy and that is why this is a great option for all skin types.
Price- Rs.750 for 30ml
Milani Conceal + Perfect 2-In-1 Foundation + Concealer
If you are looking for a comfy matte finish all-in-1 base makeup product then this one going to be your ‘the foundation’. This international bestseller is available in India in 7 shades. It gives awesome coverage and has excellent stay time. It can definitely be a bridal trousseau foundation.
Price- 1325 for 30ml
NYX Professional Makeup Stay Matte But Not Flat Liquid Foundation
This is again a full-coverage foundation with a comfortable matte texture. It comes in 29 shades in its overseas range but in India, only 6 shades among them are launched. This one has 8 hours of average stay time and blends well with sponge or beauty blender. It gives non-cakey skin-like finish.
Price- Rs.900 for 35ml
L’Oreal Paris True Match Super-Blendable Foundation
Most drugstore foundations in India have either matte or semi-matte finish but this dewy finish foundation is an excellent option for dry-skinned beauties. It offers smooth blendable texture. It does not highlight dry patches of skin and have good staying power as well. It comes in 13 different shades so everyone will find their match.
Price- Rs.799 for 30ml
Lakme 9 to 5 Weightless Mousse Foundation
This is a low to medium-coverage foundation with a super light and matte texture. It is one of the favorite day-to-day foundations in India as it performs great in humid summer. This evens out the skin and stays long. This one has the widest shade range among all Lakme foundations and comes with 12 shades including newer
Price- Rs.550 for 29gm
Nykaa SKINgenius Sculpting & Hydrating Foundation
This is a moisturizing foundation that dry-skinned people, as well as normal skin people, love a lot. The formula is light and gives medium coverage and a comfortable finish. One special thing with that foundation is that it moderately adapts to your skin tone so if you have erroneously bought one shade up or down it will still give a natural look.
Price- Rs.575 for 30ml
These are reviewed here :
- Maybelline Fit Me Foundation Matte + Poreless Review
- PAC HD Liquid Foundation Review
- L’Oréal Paris Infallible 24 H Stay Fresh Foundation Review
- Maybelline Superstay Foundation Review
- NYX Stay Matte But Not Flat Liquid Foundation Review
- L’Oreal True Match Super Blendable Foundation Review
- Lakme 9 to 5 Weightless Mousse Foundation Review
- Nykaa Skingenius Sculpting And Hydrating Foundation Review