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Makeup For Beginners: On A Budget


I got to thinking that not everyone knows where to start when it comes to certain things. One of those things being makeup! I thought a Makeup for Beginners was just the right way to get all of you newbies started. The original post is a bit old at this point and there have been thousands of products that have launched since so it was definitely time for an update. If you’re just breaking out into the world of makeup things can get super overwhelming! I’ve been there & while I can go on and on & share my drugstore makeup kit and a high-end kit they’re probably more for people who already have the basics down and are just looking for awesome products to add to their makeup bags. For anyone who is overwhelmed when it comes to makeup and just has no clue where to start these products are an awesome start. The best part? You could grab this entire list on Amazon for under $90 or pick and choose what you want, most everything is on Prime and have coupons attached!

BOOKMARK THIS! An entire makeup collection for under $90. This is the perfect Makeup for Beginners.

L’Oréal Paris Infallible Pro-Glow FoundationThis is one of my absolute favorite foundations. It gives you a medium coverage, it glides on perfectly, and adds a healthy bit of foundation. As far as foundations go, when you can grab one that’s awesome for under $10, you do it!

L’Oreal Paris Cosmetics Infallible Pro Glow ConcealerWe just need to chat about this, it’s the closest dupe I have personally found to my ride or NARS Creamy Concealer, it possibly even has a bit more coverage I still need to try them side by side.

L’Oreal Paris Studio Secrets Professional Magic Perfecting BaseThis is a great primer option from the drugstore realm. It’s super affordable, a little bit goes a long way, and it works out amazing.

Physicians Formula Murumuru Butter BronzerOne of the absolute best bronzers I have found between drugstore and high-end alike. It’s such a pretty shade and blends beautifully.

L’Oréal Paris True Match Super-Blendable BlushThese are beyond blendable, so so so good. I am just obsessed.

Maybelline New York Face Studio Master Chrome Metallic HighlighterOne of the most poppin’ highlights you will ever own. You need it. Like yesterday.

Coty AirSpun Loose Face PowderI used to think that you could only grab this at Walmart BUT I found it on Amazon! I am so thrilled. I love love love this face powder.

Maybelline Facestudio Master Contour V-Shape Duo StickThis is great for a cream contour with some highlight.

Maybelline New York The City Mini PaletteThese are such good quality products and the eye shadow is amazing.

Maybelline New York Super Stay Matte Ink Lip ColorI have been obsessing over these lately. These are so pretty. They dry beautifully and don’t dry your lips out.

L’Oréal Paris Voluminous Lash Paradise Washable MascaraThis is one of the best mascaras that has launched in a long ass time.

L’Oréal Paris Voluminous Smoldering EyelinerThis has been a fave for a long ass time. It’s so good and doesn’t smudge ever.