12 Affordable Makeup Brands And Their Must Have Products For Your Kit This Summer !

By Tanvi, 12 Aug 2016

Women love makeup! And we love it more when the products are available at cheaper prices, so that we can buy them for experimenting or even for using them on a daily basis. So play smart while buying makeup! Since we are going to spend on those expensive heels, let’s save some bucks on those costly makeup products and go for the budget dupes available in the market! Here are some daily use makeup products which should be enough for building your make-up kit in budget these summers!


1. Maybelline Clear Glow Shine Free BB Stick

Soft and smooth in texture, this product glides easily on the skin. Just few strokes on the face and it’ll give you maximum coverage and instantly brightens the skin to one tone lighter. The best part about the miracle stick is that it blends well with the skin, leaving it velvety smooth and flawless! It’s great at concealing under eye dark circles, feels very light and suits all skin types! A must-have product for summers and comes at an affordable price and is totally worth it.

Price : Rs. 250


2. New Lakme Intense Whitening Compact SPF 23

The compact is powered with skin brightening pearls that add a pearly glow to the skin reducing dark spots and making the skin appear oil free. The compact lightens your skin tone, making you appear 2X fairer. Available in a cute small packaging, this compact is easy to carry around in your purse. It gives a flawless finish to your makeup when clubbed with a BB cream.

Price: Rs 160 for 8g


3. Maybelline Colossal Kajal

One of the deepest intensity black kajals you’ll find in the market. Comes in a twist-up super-precise pen which allows you to get intense smudge free lines and lasts long! It never tugs or pulls and is soft and easy to apply.

Price: Rs 175

4. L’Oreal Paris Volume Million Lashes Mascara

The product comes in an attractive, luxurious packaging of gold and black. The thick wand allows separating the lashes and then curling them. The mascara does indeed give volume to the lashes, as the name and the brand claims. Apply it after using an eye-lash curler and get that dramatic look, ridding you off with the need to apply false lashes. Its waterproof feature allows it to be used in any season!

Price: Rs. 600

5. Maybelline Fuchsia Flash

Summertime gives you the perfect opportunity to color your lips in bright shades and Maybelline’s Fuchsia flash is a color that every girl must have. Suits all skin types this lip color is also a popular dupe of MAC’s Candy Yum Yum.

Price: Rs 400


6. Colorbar’s Peachcrush

Nude peachy lips are rocking this year’s fashion statement and Peach Crush by Colorbar is just perfect to pull the no make up look.

Price: Rs 325


7. Lakme Insta Liquid Eyeliner

One of the best eye liners to be used! Just the right pigmentation and the perfect jet black, this water resistant eye-liner is a must-have! Smudge proof in nature, it’ll stay on your eye lids all day long!

Price:  Rs. 110


8. Revlon PhotoReady Makeup SPF 20 Foundation

A must have foundation this summer.It ensures full and even coverage giving you the perfect look for parties and occasions. Available in 4 shades, this foundation is well suited for Indian skin. The foundation contains minute shimmery particles which give the skin a subtle glow. It is well suited for both functions and every-day use. Has a strong hold of upto 5-6 hours without the need of touch-ups.

Price: Rs 850 for 30 ml

9. Inglot Makeup Brushes

Having good basic brushes for make-up is a must and many make up artists suggest that Inglot provides a collection of excellent must have brushes to be added to your kit. They are a good dupe for the expensive MAC brushes. These include smudger brush, blush brush, and eye-shadow brush. Fortunately, Inglot provides us with good quality brushes to cover this range, which have strong wooden handles for a strong grip, soft bristles which don’t break easily and provide ease of application.

Price: Rs 3000


10. L’Oreal Paris Open Eyes Pro Eyeshadow in Beige Harmony

No makeup look is complete without making the eyes stand out. If you love natural eye makeup, this is the palette to go for. The palette has four eye shadow shades in it which are champagne, peach, brown and gold. All the shades are highly pigmented and the formula is smooth that blends effortlessly. It comes with an applicator which makes the application very easy. The color stays on for 5 hours and thus, can be relied onto for parties and other occasions.

Price: Rs 700


11. MAC Pro Longwear Concealer

One of the best concealers available in India. It has a creamy texture which blends very well to give medium coverage. The product is very efficient in covering dark circles as well as acne and blemishes, giving the skin a natural finish. It stays on for the entire day and doesn’t need any kind of touch ups. The product is available in many shades which are suitable for every skin tone.

Price: Rs 1300


12. L’Oreal Paris Lucent Magique blush

Not only are they beautiful to look at, this palette contains a set of 5 vibrant colors which have a good quality pigmentation. Just a light dab and the brush will get infused with a lot of color. Add a touch of vivacity to your face with these fabulous colors of blush which come at an affordable price.

Price: Rs 800




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