Drugstores have some of the best beauty hidden gems out there, but you just have to be guided in the right direction. These products are wallet friendly, and it’s always great to incorporate new beauty products into your rotation. A splurge every now and again on your favorite brand is fine, but not it’s really not worth breaking the bank on the day to day products that you use the most. Try these effective drugstore products that will have you looking like a million bucks without having to spend it!
1. Milani Color Statement Lipstick
Milani’s color statement lipstick comes in 30 vibrant hues (which means there is a shade for everyone in this collection), is infused with Vitamin A and C for moisturizing, and is paraben free! It’s creamy texture makes it easy to apply and its staying power is phenomenal. The “Rose Hip” and “Violet Volt” are two colors that you definitely must try!
Where to buy: walgreens.com, $5.79
2. Maybelline Falsies Volum’ Express
It can be hard at times to find a great mascara that will give you the dramatic effect you are looking for, but Maybelline’s Falsies Volum’ Express does it effortlessly. This product is waterproof, clump-free, volumizing, and gives the appearance of false lashes. What more could you ask for in a mascara?
Where to buy: target.com, $5.69
3. Rimmel London Exaggerate Waterproof Eye Definer
Rimmel’s Exaggerate Eye Definer comes in several shades from “Emerald Sparkle” to “Ripe Plum” to help you create your desired look. It comes in a twist tube that has a built in sharpener on the black plastic rim and with a smudge at the end for those smokey eyed nights. The eyeliner is soft, easy to apply, and long lasting.
Where to buy: walmart.com, $4.66
4. Garnier Soothing Makeup Remover Cleansing Towelette
Although these wipes are specially made for sensitive skin, anyone can use them. These wipes are fragrance and dye free with soothing plant extracts and vitamin E to gently remove makeup without any irritability.
Where to buy: cvs.com, $6.49
5. Freeman Avocado & Oatmeal Clay Mask
Freeman’s Avocado & Oatmeal Clay Mask is a purifying and nourishing cleanser that contains Vitamin E. It does an excellent job of removing any excess oil, it’s easy to rinse off unlike most clay masks (this mask also dries rather quickly), and it leaves your skin feeling soft and smooth.
Where to buy: walmart.com, $3.27