It this ocean of makeup, where every month at least 3-4 new lipsticks are launched. Here, I am going to tell some lipsticks with the best lipstick formulas. These lipsticks are affordable, easily available and have a great shade range.
If you are in search of a good lipstick which is price for your money. Here are 5 must have affordable lipsticks for you.
Lakme absolute matte melt liquid lip color
As the name suggests, these are matte lipstick but aren’t too drying. The formulation on these lipsticks is not very thick nor is very light. These retail for Rs.750 (you can get these for a cheaper price of Rs. 500, when in sale). These are readily available both offline and online.
The packaging of these lipsticks is pretty basic, you can see the color of the liquid lipsticks from outside. It has a doe foot applicator because of which application of lipstick is not very difficult.
All in all, these lipsticks are pretty comfortable on the lips and last for a good 5-6 hours. This range has 12 different shades and most of the shades are pretty basic and can be used in day-to-day life.
Elle 18 color pops matte
Elle 18’s color pops matte rather has a creme formula than a matte formula. These retail for just Rs. 100, can are easily available both offline and online.
The packaging of these lipsticks is simple black plastic tubes, but doesn’t look or feel cheap. These have a wide range shade range (24+ shades are available in this range). All the shades in this range are everyday sort of shades.
The creme formulation of these lipsticks makes them pretty comfortable on the lips and last for a good 3-4hours. These have one swipe application, at max 2 swipes give out full pigmentation. They are perfect for any college going girl or a makeup beginner.
Nicka k true matte
Nicka k’s true matte has a thick and moisturizing formula. True matte feels super comfortable on the lips and doesn’t dry the lips down. It stays on for upto 5-6 hours, or probably more. It retails for Rs 395, but its only available online and not offline.
Nicka k’s true matte has a doe- foot applicator too and one swipe can give full pigmentation. Its very comfortable on the lips and you don’t have to worry to do a touch-up. True matte comes in 10 different shades, in which, some daily wear shades and some really funky and fun shades.
Lakme 9 to 5
Lakme’s 9 to 5 lipsticks have a unique formula and are by far the best bullet lipsticks. There formulation is matte but doesn’t feel drying on the lips. It retails for Rs. 500 and is available both online and offline.
The packaging of these lipsticks, is very chique and classy. This range has a huge variety of shades, 38 shades are available in this range. You can find shade for every occasion in this range.
9 to 5 lipsticks last for 4-5 hours, and you have to give it a touch-up after that. These lipsticks are super comfortable and light on the lips.
Miss claire soft matte lip cream
Miss claire’s soft matte lip cream has an amazing formula. It dries down as matte but feels very creamy on the lips. The lipstick is a one- swipe application lipstick. It retails for Rs. 295 and is easily available both online and offline.
The lipstick lasts for a good 4-5 hours and sometimes even more. The packaging is color coded, so you dont have to open the lipstick to get to know the shade. It comes in 64 different shades. You get shade for every occasion, also the shades are very everyday-ish so you can use it a daily wear, too.
This lipstick is suitable for everyone, but i feel its best for college going girls. You can even experiment with it, by trying different shades everyday, because its so affordable and comes in so many shades.