5 Drugstore Foundations That Will Give You Flawless Skin Without Breaking the Bank

by Karen Francisco   |  Oct 13, 2017
Art: Mark Jesalva
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There's no doubt that we all love playing with makeup and using it as a tool to enhance our beauty. With that, we all know that having a solid base is the most important step to any makeup routine. But achieving a flawless base makeup doesn't mean that you have to empty your pockets just to buy an expensive foundation! Below, we're rounding up five of the best drugstore foundations that can work just as well as the high-end ones without breaking the bank!

Maybelline Fit Me Foundation P399

You've probably seen this in your favorite beauty blogger's must-haves already. After all, the timeless Fit Me foundation is a staple that every girl should have in their makeup arsenal. It claims to give you a matte and poreless finish while making your face look au natural.

NYX Total Control Drop Foundation P750

NYX recently put out their Total Control Drop Foundation and people are buzzing about it! It gives you a sheer to medium coverage but can be buildable to achieve full coverage. It has a water like consistency and it comes in a dropper, too. The trick is to layer it one at a time to achieve your ideal coverage!


Revlon ColorStay Foundation Combination/Oily Skin P825

Revlon's ColorStay is another great drugstore foundation for our oily girls, looking to control their shine. This medium coverage foundation will give you a fresh look all day without looking too greasy or oily. Plus, it's long-wearing, too! Double yay!

L'Oreal Infallible Pro Matte Foundation P700

Looking for the perfect matte foundation that can dupe high-end ones? The L'Oreal Infallible Pro Matte foundation is the one! This product is getting constant raves from YouTube gurus and the like for its long-lasting matte finish, its ability to control shine, and giving a medium to full coverage! Plus, it doesn't feel heavy on the skin either.

Covergirl Outlast 3-in-1 Foundation P875

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The Covergirl Outlast is for the girl on the go. It's a 3-in-1 foundation that acts as a primer, foundation, and concealer! Its long-lasting power will make this foundation stay all day and give you just the right amount of coverage to hide any blemishes or imperfections.

What’s your go-to foundation? Let's talk beauty! 

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