Looking for a lipstick brand that’s as good as M.A.C and affordable at the same time? You may or may not have heard of these amazing lipsticks, but we can guarantee that they are worth every rupee! They’re long-lasting and certainly define quality.
15 underrated lipstick brands you need to try for yourself!
1. Elle 18 Color Pops Lipstick: Perfect For Daily Wear
Wear this baby to college and you’re bound to make some heads turn. With a vibrant choice of shades available, we bet you’ll find the lipstick of your dreams! It has a super creamy texture and moisturises your lips after every use. The best part is that it’s just for 100 bucks! Hurry up and buy yours soon.
2. Nykaa So Matte Lipstick Collection: Bold & Beautiful
This tangerine shade from Nykaa makes a bold beauty statement. This bright hue will instantly add a pop of colour to just about any outfit. Wear it to a party and don’t forget to pout and pose for the camera! Price: Rs 399. Buy it here.
3. Avon True Color Perfectly Matte Lipstick: Go Chocolicious!
Doesn’t this gorgeous, evergreen, classic lipstick from Avon remind you of a yummy bar of chocolate? The colour looks so fine plus it seals moisture instead of drying your lips out. For a girl who prefers matte lipsticks, make sure you add this one to your collection! Price: Rs 407. Buy it here.
4. Rimmel Lasting Finish By Kate Moss Lipstick: Get Flirty Lips In A Jiffy!
A Kate Moss Lipstick for 275 bucks is a steal if you ask us. Also, this shade is SO adorable! It can be worn during the day as well as for a night out. The perfect kind of colour to be wearing during a date. (It will make him want to kiss those lips! *wink*) Price: Rs 275. Buy it here
5. Iba Halal Care Pure Lips Moisturizing Lipstick: Au Naturel
Never tried an Iba Halal Care Lipstick before? Now is your chance. Free of sulphates, parabens, harmful preservatives and animal based ingredients, this lipstick is the safest option! In fact, it’s only packed with natural ingredients like aloe vera, coconut oil, shea butter and Vitamin E. Isn’t that amazing?
6. Streetwear Color Rich Ultra Moist Lipcolor: You Sexy Beast!
Want to find the perfect dupe for M.A.C’s iconic lipstick, Ruby Woo? Well, you’re looking at it. This super pretty red shade from Streetwear is inexpensive and a quality product. It glides on with ease and heals dry lips. Price: Rs 199. Buy it here.
7. Coloressence Mesmerizing: Make Barbie Jealous!
A bright pink lipstick from Coloressence is perfect to perk you right up, especially when you don’t feel like your best self. A very loud and bold colour. Wearing this shade to a party, shaadi or even to a brunch with your favourite girls will get you all the right kind of attention.Price: Rs 199. Buy it here.
8. Essence Longlasting Lipstick: Full Of Feminine Vibes
A lovely English pink shade that gives your face a softer look. It is known for its creamy texture and for being as pigmented as a M.A.C lipstick. Did we mention that it hydrates your lips after every use? Yes, it surely does a fabulous job at keeping your lips happy! Price: Rs 299. Buy it here.
9. Faces Ultime Pro Matte Lip Crayon: Nail That MLBB Look
This satiny matte lipstick is dermatologically tested and paraben free. It has a gorgeous shade that we bet will match your natural lip colour. Give it a shot and don’t forget to thank us when it exceeds your expectations. Price: Rs 799. Buy it here.
10 L.A. Girl Matte Flat Velvet Lipstick: Grab Eyeballs With This Funky Shade!
Why be ordinary when you’re born to stand out? This funky purple lipstick from L.A girl is everything you need to compliment your personality and style. Trust us, your lips will look gorgeous and different. And after all, different is good! Price: Rs 550. Buy it here.
11. Makeup Revolution Amazing Lipstick: It’s Either Coral Or Nothing
A nice tint of coral is something every girl’s make-up kit can use. It’s a great creamy shade and can last on your lips for a good amount of time. For a chic and sophisticated diva like yourself, picking this one up from Makeup Revolution will be the best decision you make today. Price: Rs 295. Buy it here.
12. Gala of London Long Stay Lip Colour: Reserved For A Girl Boss
You’ll fall in love with it because it looks like a million bucks and makes your lips look gorgeous! Wear this shade from Gala of London for an instant confidence boost. Brownie points for sleek packing and reasonable pricing. Price: Rs 199. Buy it here.
13. Blue Heaven Xpression Lipstick: In All Your Highness
Such a royal shade with such an expensive looking packaging. Wait, what? Is it just for 125 bucks? Value for money indeed. Also, going by its reviews, it’s a dependable product to have around. What’s stopping you from getting your hands on one now? Price: Rs 125. Buy it here.
14. Lotus Herbals Pure Colors Matte Lip Color
You just know that your lips are in good hands when you pick up a lipstick from Lotus Herbals. For starters, it’s an all-natural product. The kind that protects and heals your lips. Interestingly, it also contains Vitamin C and jojoba oil. This factor helps keep your lips supple, smooth and baby soft. Price: Rs 325. Buy it here.
15. SUGAR It's A-Pout Time! Vivid Lipstick
Pucker up with this amazing shade from SUGAR! Available in four stunning shades, it offers a great matte finish to your lips. It’s worth the splurge and trust us, you might be tempted to pick up all the shades once you try one. Our advice: go for it!
Price: Rs 599. Buy it here. Which one’s your favourite? (Please say ALL!)