MakeupBest Drugstore Foundations: Look Good Without the Hefty Price Tag
  • We found the best drugstore foundations so you don't have to search high and low. 

  • For an anti-aging makeup that's got you covered in the SPF department, go with this Smart Shade foundation from Almay that matches your skin tone once it's applied to your face. 

    Almay Smart Shade Anti-Aging Makeup with SPFF 20, $13.99,

  • Specifically formulated for oily skin, the oil-absorbing formula in this BB cream helps to mattify skin with light coverage, controlling shine all day long. 

    Garnier Miracle Skin Perfector BB Cream, $12.99,

  • Easy to apply and available in every skin tone shade imaginable, L'Oreal's True Match makeup is a classic top-seller for a reason. It lasts as long as you need it too, plus it's got SPF, so you're covered from every angle. 

    L'Oreal Paris True Match Super-Blendable Makeup, $8.59,

  • There's nothing worse than a liquid foundation that makes your face feel like you've got makeup piled on, which is why this option from Maybelline is so phenomenal. It's lightweight and feels like it's not even on you, yet it gives you the perfect amount of coverage to look flawless. 

    Maybelline Fit Me! Liquid Foundation, $6.99,

  • Considering matching your skin tone to a drugstore foundation is close to impossible, we love that this mineral foundation set from e.l.f. comes with three separate shades so that you can mix your perfect match. Plus, you can use the lighter and darker shades to add a little bit of contouring to your look. 

    e.l.f. Mineral Foundation Set, $10,

  • For a lightweight mineral veil of coverage without the dry, cakey feeling of some other foundations, go with this product from Neutrogena. It's formula is non-irritating and it's got SPF so you know you're treating your skin well. 

    Neutrogena Cosmetics Mineral Foundation, $14.19,

  • Considering the quality of both CoverGirl and Olay products, it only makes sense that their joint foundation would be incredible. Go for this 2-in-1 product for a foundation that's got an anti-aging serum built in so that your skin looks good every day and looks better over time. It's a win-win. 

    CoverGirl and Olay Tone Rehab 2-in-1 Foundation, $13.99,

  • A whipped, creamy foundation, this product from Revlon has a gel-like texture that goes on smooth for wearable, long-lasting coverage. 

    Revlon ColorStay Whipped Creme Makeup $13.99,


Best Drugstore Foundations: Look Good Without the Hefty Price Tag


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