Top 10 Foundations Under 1000 Rupees available in India


Choosing the right foundation can be a very difficult task in itself .With so many launches in the market ,it is almost impossible to be updated with the best product, and when it comes to choosing a foundation that you will be using almost every day ,it is best not to hurry and take rash decisions as you can end up looking like a cake face or the worst a ghost{when your foundation doesn’t match with your neck}

so here we have compiled a list of top 10 foundations that won’t be so heavy on your pocket and will give you that flawless , photoshopped skin that you always desired for.

1. Maybelline New York Fit Me Matte + Poreless Foundation. Price:- 500 Rs
Maybelline New York Fit Me Matte + Poreless Foundation
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This foundation has been the holy grail of many beauty gurus and it has its reasons for being so .With its huge range of shades it is the perfect foundation for dark skin girls.it has many in between shades which are usually not there in other foundation brands making it easy to choose for those who lie in the spectrum of medium to dark skin tone.
Pros:-
1. it blends really well without enhancing your fine lines.
2. It has a medium to high coverage
3. It has a matte finish
4. Can be layered pretty well without looking cakey.
5.It does not emphasize pores and white heads.

Cons:-
1. it does not have a pump or dispenser leading to product wastage
2. For people with dry skin it sticks to dry patches, hence a moisturizer would be best if applied before.

2. Lakme Invisible Finish Foundation. Price:- 250 Rs.
Source: Amazon.com

This foundation is cheapest on the list and is perfect for college and work as it is endowed with the extra benefit of SPF8 and is extremely light on the skin. It’s ideal when you want to look fresh but not made up. It comes with an in built spatula applicator that helps you apply it over your skin.
Pros:
1. It has a spf8
2. It is buildable
3. It gives medium coverage
4. It blends flawlessly
5. It gives a natural finish
6. It stays on four about 7-8 hours
7. It has a spatula making the application more easy and efficient.

Cons:-
1.The shade range is way too less and only caters to a certain skin colors.

3. L'Oreal Paris True Match Super-Blendable Foundation. Price:- 800Rs
SOURCE: ELEVEN.SE

This foundation has been reverved by YouTube’s beauty gurus for a natural day to day look. This foundation comes with Opti-Blend Complex that keeps skin fresh, natural and flawless.The Micro fine pearl particles give an instant correction on skin.it also contains glycerin,vitamin B
&E that nourishes and protects the skin.it has a SPF 17 which helps to protect from the harmful rays of sun. When applied it creates a smooth texture on the skin giving a smooth base to work upon
Pros:-
1. Sheer to medium coverage
2. It comes with a pump /dispenser
3. Huge shade range
4. It gives a natural and dewy finish.
5.For those with dry skin it’s a holy grail as it does not stick to dry patches
Cons:-
1. Can look oily on people with oily or combination skin tone.
2. it is transferable i.e if you talk on your phone will leave an impression.

4. Revlon Nearly Naked Make Up Spf 20. Price:- 799 Rs.

Now a foundation with spf20 can be a little tricky as some of the foundations with spf are heavy on the skin and leave a grey cast especially on Indian skin tones. But this foundation is super lightweight and is super blend able and has a dewy finish to it. It contains green tea, black tea, oatmeal and jojoba to help maintain skin tone and texture.

Pros:-
1. it is a lightweight foundation.
2. It has a SPF-20
3. It has dewy and natural finish
4. It is easy to blend
5. Its wear lasts from 4-5 hours on a hot and humid day.
6. It does not emphasize pores.
Cons:-
1. It does not have a pump.
2. Its consistency is too liquidy
3. It requires touch ups in 3-4 hours

5. PAC HD Liquid Foundation. Price:-795 Rs.

This foundation comes in 19 different shades, with a blur technology which provides a smoothened effect on the skin to give a high coverage yet natural finish. This foundation is perfect for layering on and hides the redness, dark sports and acne sports pretty well.

PAC HD Liquid Foundation
SOURCE: NYKAA

Pros:-
1. Suits all skin types.
2. It blends very easily
3. It has a light weight formula
4. It is waterproof
5. It has long staying power.
6. It has a wide variety of shades.
Cons:-
1. It does not have SPF.
2. It is available only online.

6. Rimmel Lasting Finish 25 Hour Foundation. Price:-600 Rs .

This foundation is sweat, heat, humidity and transfer proof for up to 25 hours. It is Enriched with a revitalizing Mineral Complex and Moisturizing Aqua Primer which makes the skin feels energized, hydrated and lightweight.

Rimmel Lasting Finish 25 Hour Foundation.
SOURCE: AMAZON UK

Pros:-
1. Gives your skin a soft and smooth texture
2. It provides a medium to full coverage
3. It gives a balanced finish between semi matte to semi dewy.
Cons:-
1. It is available online only
2. A moisturizer has to be applied before so it does not stick to dry patches.
3. No SPF.
4. It has strong fragrance which may irritate people.

7. NYX Professional Makeup Stay Matte But Not Flat Liquid Foundation. PRICE:- 900 Rs.

Stay Matte But Not Flat Liquid Foundation provides full coverage with a mineral enriched matte finish. The oil-free and water-based formula is perfect for a hot soring day.

NYX Professional Makeup Stay Matte But Not Flat Liquid Foundation
Source: eBAY

Pros:-
1. It comes in a variety of shades.
2. It has a water based formula hence best for combination skin
3. It provides high coverage.
4. It is buildable.
Cons:-
1. The packaging isn’t that great for the price.
2. This foundation feels heavy on the skins
3. It has no SPF.
4. There is no pump , hence the application is a bit messy.

8. Wet n Wild Photo Focus Foundation. PRICE:- 599.

This product has been raved about a lot and is worth the hype. This foundation is a cruelty free and vegan product .it provides a nice sheer to medium coverage. It has a spatula to it for efficient application.it has a medium consistency i.e not too liquidy .

Wet n Wild
Source:makeupalley

Pros:-
1. It does not look cakey, and is pefect for layering.
2. It provides sheer to medium coverage
3. Itfeels lightweight on the skin.
4. It gives a matte finish
5. It has a good staying power
6. It covers acne and dark sports pretty well.
Cons:-
1. It sticks to the dry patches.
2. A moisturizer is need so the application is smooth
3. It enhances the pores on your t zone
4. It has a weird smell to it.
5. It oxidizes.

9. L.A. Colors Truly Matte Foundation. PRICE:- 575 Rs.

This is a long wearing foundation that gives you flawless coverage with a unique formula. It comes in 14 shades, with a lot of in between tones.

L.A. Colors Truly Matte Foundation
SOURCE:AMAZON.COM

Pros:-
1. It gives a powder matt finish.
2. It comes with a pump.
3. It has medium to high coverage.
4. It covers acne sports and dark sports easily.
5. The foundation lasts for a pretty good time.
Cons:-
1. It feels heavy on the skin.
2. It has a weird fragrance to it.
3. It dies out super fast hence you need to work fast enough.

10. Colorbar Aquafeel Pro Foundation. PRICE:-550 Rs

It is a water based liquid foundation that blends perfectly with your skin tone providing that flawless base.it is a lightweight foundation which is easily blendable . it provides a sheer to medium coverage.

Colorbar Aquafeel Pro Foundation
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Pros:-
1. It is very easily blendable.
2. It has a liquidy consistency
3. It feels light weight on skin.
4. It provides a sheer to medium coverage.
Cons:
1. It is transferable if a setting powder is not applied.
2. The shade range only consist of 3 shades online ,a huge downfall.