No matter how broke we are, not buying lipsticks is never an option. And irrespective of the number of the lipsticks we already own, there is always a room for one — agree?

So, how do you fulfil your lipstick obsession without breaking the bank? The answer is simple: By looking for budget-friendly victories you’d have happily dropped more money for. We’ve rounded up our favourite budget-friendly lipsticks that deserve a permanent spot in your vanity. Scroll down to take your pick(s).

 

01. Elle 18 Color Pops Matte Lip Color

01. Elle 18 Color Pops Matte Lip Color

Price - Rs. 75/-

Perfect for most college-going girls, the Elle 18 Color Pops range is something you should definitely try. These lipsticks come in a range of colours, are highly pigmented and come in bold and matte finishes. The best part? This lipstick is under Rs. 100. Do you even need more reason?

 

02. Lakme Forever Matte Liquid Lip Color

02. Lakme Forever Matte Liquid Lip Color

Price - Rs. 295/-

Most liquid lipsticks tend to be super expensive, thanks to their high colour pay-off and long-lasting formula. But the Lakme Forever Matte Liquid Lip Color offers similar finish and colour pay-off without burning a hole in your pocket. Featuring a range of 30 unique shades, the highly pigmented lip colour dries down to a matte finish immediately after application and doesn’t budge all day long.

 

03. Lakme 9 to 5 Primer + Matte Lip Color

03. Lakme 9 to 5 Primer + Matte Lip Color

Price - Rs. 299/-

If you’re looking for a long-wear lip colour with an amazing colour variety and lip care benefits, then your search ends with the Lakme 9 to 5 Primer + Matte Lip Color. From pinks to mauves and nudes to reds, this range has every colour that you can imagine and delivers an opaque, matte finish in a single swipe. With a built-in primer, these lip colours are the best buy on a budget as they’re not only highly pigmented but also stay on for a long time.

 

04. Elle 18 Go Matte Lip Crayons

04. Elle 18 Go Matte Lip Crayons

Price - Rs. 110/-

The best part about using lip crayons instead of a bullet is the ease of application and intense colour pay off. The Elle 18 Go Matte Lip Crayons are no different. The smooth tip of the crayon doesn’t pull or tug at your lips and the intense pigment delivers a smooth, opaque colour in a single swipe.

 

05. Lakme Absolute Matte Ultimate Lip Color with Argan Oil

05. Lakme Absolute Matte Ultimate Lip Color with Argan Oil

Price - Rs. 450/-

Does your lipstick always make your lips feel dry after a couple of hours of wearing it? Well, the Lakme Absolute Matte Ultimate Lip Color with Argan Oil is here to change that. Enriched with argan oil, this amazing lip colour delivers your lips with constant nourishment and stunning colour. Your lips will feel super nourished and supple while wearing this lippie!

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