Everything that’s gold does not glitter. Yup, you don’t have to spend a bomb to get yourself an amazing foundation. A less expensive product can sometimes give you just the same result. Don’t believe us? Read on!
For a dewy finish
While most foundations cover up acne scars, not all are good at imparting that glowing, dewy finish. NARS Sheer Glow Foundation, Rs 6,259, comes with a special complexion brightening formula that imparts a glowing satin finish.
Get it for less: L’Oreal Paris True Match Liquid Foundation, Rs 1,025
Filled with the goodness of Vitamin E and glycerine, this L’Oreal foundation for less gives you the same glow. It’s easy to apply and leaves your face looking fresh and dewy.
For maximum coverage
Some of us opt for more than just medium coverage. If you want to mask acne scars, uneven patches or a rash, Estee Lauder Double Wear Makeup, Rs 3,993, provides heavy coverage and hides every bit of it. It’s used by a lot of celebrity makeup artists and ensures you can’t spot a any patches under harsh lights too.
Get it for less: Lakme Absolute Intense Skin Cover Foundation, Rs 700
Tried and tested, this is one foundation that will give you maximum coverage without making you look caked up. It’s stays put for a good 6 - 7 hours and will hide it all even under your cameras flash lights!
For a natural look
The best makeup is when it doesn’t show out loud. Bobbi Brown Long Wear Even Finish Foundation, Rs 4,300, is a super-blendable product that gives you a smooth flawless and natural finish. Your makeup doesn’t look OTT and gives you a natural radiance.
Get it for less: Maybelline Dream Matte Mousse Foundation, Rs 625
It’s our favourite affordable foundation! It’s super-blendable, does not clog pores or look cakey. It will give you a natural, even finish while also covering blemishes.
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Published on Jan 11, 2016