With foundations like Kat Von D ‘Lock It’, Too Faced ‘Born This Way’ and Stila ‘Stay All Day’ killing it right now, budget beauty brands are upping their game.

I recently purchased the ‘Lock it Foundation’ and it is amazing. More amazing than a nice hot coffee after a total of 4 hours sleep. After using it every single day for one solid month, I looked at my near empty bottle and decided that it was not justifiable to wear such a pricey foundation just for simple every day wear. So I began a hunt for amazing budget foundations, and here is what I found.

Loreal Infalliable 24HR Stay Fresh Foundation

I have always been partial to the True Match but decided to give this one a go. It has an amazing full coverage, matches amazing to your skin tone and does not dry out or go shiny.

Rimmel Wake me up Foundation

This is the first time I tried this one and was pleasantly surprised. It had amazing lasting power, SPF 20 and I noticed that it did brighten where my dark circles appear.

Revlon Color Stay Foundation

I loved this foundation because I found it was the least pink based foundation of the three. It also has SPF 20, is incredibly long lasting, matched my skin tone perfectly and was not drying.

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Do you have any favourites that I have missed? Let me know in the comments below!


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