New Makeup Products For College Goers On Budget


Hey, affordable makeup lovers!


This is my kind of post where I get to talk about affordable makeup products! I am not saying that I don’t like high-end brands but sometimes they are out of my reach.  🙁 And I am sure like me, many of my beautiful readers will have this same problem. But who said you can’t find quality in affordability?


There are a number of products in the Indian market that is highly affordable as well as of great quality. These kind of products are just a perfect pick for daily makeup wearers and also for College Goers. And this post is all about it. Talking about some New Makeup Launches that are for College Goers on a Budget! Enjoy!


Budget Beauty For College Goers!

  • Foundation

Foundations are an essential makeup necessity when it comes to makeup and surely a good foundation is a base for a good makeup. Make sure to invest some money into a good foundation and here I have an affordable option for you that is of great quality!

Maybelline Fit Me Foundation:

Price: 525 INR

Maybelline Fit Me Blush 202 Medium Coral

Maybelline Fit Me Foundation provides a medium coverage and has a number of shades to choose from. Will have one for every skin tone!

  • Concealer

Faces Ultime Pro Concealer Light Medium:

Price: 650 INR

This is a new launch from the brand Faces and is surely a product for beginners. Due to its affordability, it is one our list!


  • BB Cream

BB Creams is a must when you don’t feel like wearing any foundation on your skin! And when it comes to college makeup, BB creams can’t be missed. Some new launches in BB Creams:

LotusMakeup Xpress 10 In 1 BB Cream:

Price: 299 INR

Lotus Makeup Xpress Glow 10-In-1 Daily Beauty Creme review

Lotus Makeup Xpress Glow 10-In-1 Daily Beauty Creme texture

Lotus Makeup Xpress 10 In 1 BB Cream is an all round cream that covers all your imperfections and also works from within to make skin healthy and glowing.


  • Eyebrow pencil

Eyebrow pencil, though considered an unnecessary product by some is surely one of the most important ones. Eyebrows are a major part of one’s face and grooming it is a must.

Faces Ultime Pro Brow Defining eyebrow Pencil:

Price: 499 INR

The Faces eyebrow pencil is a recent launch and is surely one of the most raved in the market. This eyebrow pencil is on our list due to the effectiveness with affordability.

  • Kajal

Kajal is every Indian girl’s love. No matter what the occasion or the time of the day is – kajal is a necessity for a new beginner to a pro. And when it comes to budget makeup for college, we have a few options!

Faces Ultime Pro Gel Kajal:

Price: 549 INR

One of the new launches from Faces, this one surely is jet black!

Plum Natur Studio Kajal:

Price: 425 INR

plum kajal kohl pencil

plum kajal swatches

A cruelty-free, vegan kajal for all intense kajal lovers.

Nykaa EyeM Black Kajal:

Price: 375 INR

Nykaa EyeM black kajal is super smooth to apply and does no animal testing. This kajal is intensely black and is a must have in every kajal lover kitty.

Maybelline Colossal Kajal:

Price: 199 INR

Maybelline Colossal Kajal 12 Hour Review Package+eye pencil review

Maybelline Colossal Kajal 12 Hour Review EOTD+best eye liner

One of the most famous kajal in India – Maybelline Colossal is surely a must have!

Nykaa Rock The Line Kajal:

Price: 199 INR

Nykaa Kajal review image 3

Nykaa Kajal eye makeup

Nykaa Rock the Line kajal is a black, bold kajal that is appropriate for sensitive eyes too!


  • Eyeliner

There are loads of options when it comes to budget eyeliners and here are some of our choices!

Maybelline Hyperglossy Liquid Liner:

Price: 325 INR

Maybelline HyperGlossy Liner

Maybelline HyperGlossy Liner + Swatch

Maybelline Hyperglossy Liquid liner is a budget pick when it comes to some good eyeliner.

Lakme 9 to 5 Black Impact Liquid Liner:

Price: 200 INR

Lakme 9 to 5 Black Impact Liner

Lakme 9to5 Black Impact Liner swatch

This long wear eyeliner from Lakme is surely a treasure under 200 INR.

Nykaa 24*7 Vinyl Luxe Liquid Liner:

Price: 699 INR

This is the most expensive of all the liners but look at the pigmentation! It is worth a try.


  • Eyeshadow

Finding a good eyeshadow under a budget is a tough job to do but if you are looking for a pop of colour on your eyes that will just perfect for occasions, then here are some choices!

Blue Heaven 601 Instant Eyeshadow:

Price: 125 INR

Blue Heaven Eye Magic Instant Eye Shadow 601 shade front

blue heaven pen eye liner eye swatch

Blue Heaven is an Indian, affordable brand that manufactures some quality products at affordable price. Their eyeshadows just add a pop of colour.

Maybelline Eyeshadow Taupe tease Palette:

Price: 475 INR

Maybelline Eyestudio Eyeshadow Taupe Tease

Maybelline Eyestudio Taupe Tease FOTD

This one is a neutral eyeshadow palette at an affordable cost. This can be both a day and night time palette for beginners and college goers.

  • Mascara

The below mascaras are all under budget beauty and are really light on the pocket. Perfect for any college going girl to afford!

Maybelline Falsies Mascara:

Price: 500 INR

Maybelline The Falsies Volum’ Express Mascara (Washable) Review Single coat EOTD+maybelline volume express

If you want a false lash effect, Maybelline Falsies is the one for you!

Blue Heaven Fashion Mascara:

Price: 112 INR

Blue Heaven Fashion Mascara Waterproof Smudgeproof conditioning

When you are on a budget and just want a normal mascara to make your lashes long, you can opt for this one.

  • Gel Eyeliner

Incolor Gel Eyeliner:

Price: 450 INR

Incolor Jet black smudgeproof waterproof gel eyeliner

Incolor Gel eyeliner is a sure shot hit when it comes to budget makeup as it is under 500 INR

Faces Gel Eyeliner:

Price: 649 INR

This gel eyeliner from Faces is a little expensive than the incolor one but is surely worth a try! This is jet black and extremely long lasting

  • Lipstick

All the lipsticks mentioned below are within a budget range. They range from 250 INR to 800 INR and so everyone can have their choice. These lipsticks also have different textures and finishes to them to compliment every skin tone.

Maybelline Colorshow Lipsticks:

Price: 299 INR

Maybelline Colorshow range has two finish to them – glossy and matte. The glossy one has 27 shades while the matte one has 12 shades to suit everyone’s preference.

Nykaa Matte Lipstick:

Price: 399 INR

Nykaa Matte lipsticks have this soft matte finish to them with a wide range of colours to suit every girl’s moos. This lip colour is a favourite of mine too.

Lakme Absolute Lip Tints:

Price: 650 INR

Lakme Absolute Matte Lip Pout Lip Tint Tangerine Touch

Lakme Absolute Lip Pout Matte Lip Tint Pink Fantasy

Lakme Absolute Lip Pout Matte Lip Tint Magenta Magic lip swatch

Lakme Absolute Matte Lip Pout Lip Tint Tangerine Touch lotd

Lakme Absolute Lip Tint is a matte lip crayon that will be a favourite of all lip crayon lovers. It is not that drying on the lips still is really matte and a have a perfect shade range to opt for college goers.


Lakme Enrich Satin Lipstick:

Price: 265 INR

new lakme enrich satin lipstick range

new lakme enrich satin lipsticks packaging

If you want a satin finish then, this one is just perfect for you! It is highly affordable at 265 INR and you get a hell lot of shade options to choose from!

  • Nail paint

Colorbar Nail Luxe Nail Paint:

Price: 250 INR


The latest launch from the nail paint arena is Colorbar Luxe Nail Lacquer. Priced at 250 INR each, these are revolutionary when it comes to nail paints. It has a wide variety of colours to choose from and I am sure you will be spoilt for choices. Every college going girl can take a pick from these.




That’s all folks!

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