Best Budget Friendly Concealers - Review and Comparison
Jul 11, 2016 - Zubaida -
Concealers have become most important products in daily makeup routine not just because they have power to hide imperfections but also for color correcting, highlighting, contouring and for no makeup makeup days. Every brand have some concealer options with catchy claims be it high end or budget friendly making it really hard to choose a perfect or at least suitable for your skin. Considering i have tried few drug store concealers in past years, today i will be talking about some best budget friendly options and share their short reviews.
L'oreal True Match Concealer - $8.95Description: Matches skin tone and texture. Hides blemishes and covers imperfections. Comes with 9 shades.
This concealers have creamy formula which is light weight, easy to blend and gives the most natural finish. The formula is brightening, hydrating and provides light to medium coverage which will not conceal very dark circles so it would be better to color correct them before applying it. The intense pigmentation needs less amount of product to cover the imperfections. For oily skin it is better to set it with powder for long lasting crease less finish.
This concealer have thin creamy formula which is light weight and comes with puff to get air brushed finish but that can get dirty soon which can be bothersome for some. This concealer is hydrating but provides matte finish and highly pigmented formula needs less amount to cover the under eye area. It provides medium coverage which is long lasting and doesn't crease once set with powder.
Maybelline Fit Me Concealer - $7.99Description: Skin looks perfected with this natural coverage concealer for zero flaws and blemishes. Comes with 6 shades.
This concealer is considered dupe for Nars radiant creamy concealer. It is most loved and used by makeup lovers and for all right reasons. The creamy formula provides medium to full coverage which is light weight and easy to blend. It lasts very long and have minimal creasing. With very good pigmentation you only need few dots to cover under eye area.
NYX HD Photogenic Concealer Wand - $5
Description: This lightweight cover-up obscures imperfections discoloration and under eye circles without ever looking cakey or obvious. Little wonder the HD Photogenic Concealer Wand is one of our best-sellers. The concentrated emollient-rich formula goes on like a dream and creates medium to heavy coverage. Comes in 11 shades with 3 correctors.
This concealer is also very light weight and have bit of thick creamy formula which needs quick blending. It applies smoothly and provides medium to full coverage. For dry skin a good moisturizer is must to avoid dryness. It doesn't look cakey or feel heavy on skin and sets beautifully.
This concealer have thin, creamy formula which blends smoothly. It is brightening concealer and provides medium coverage which is long lasting and have minimal creasing. The hydrating formula looks very natural without looking cakey. For oily skin it needs to be set with powder.
This concealer have thick creamy formula which blends easily and sets into matte finish. Highly pigmented formula need less amount to cover imperfections. The thick consistency can accentuates lines and can look cakey under eyes specially for dry skin. It provides light to medium coverage and for very dark circles you will need color correction. It is not brightening concealer and the best use for it is also face contouring and high lightning.
What is your favorite budget friendly concealer?