With today’s saturated beauty market being coupled with an increasing demand for higher quality standards in products, the drugstore is filled with cosmetics that are high in quality while being low in price.

When it comes to lipsticks, the drugstore offers a plethora of shades and finishes to choose from without breaking the bank. Looking for the perfect lippie? Continue reading to find the right lipstick for you.

1. Bourjois Color Boost Lipstick

Best drugstore lipstick with SPF
Price from SGD9.25
Shopee Singapore SGD9.25

With Singapore’s hot and sunny climate, it’s crucial to protect your pout from the blazing sun. The best pick for the job is the Bourjois Color Boost Lipstick. With an SPF of 15 and a hydrating formula, it shields your lips against harmful UV rays while providing color and shine. 

2. L’Oreal Paris Color Riche Matte Lipstick - Pinks/Reds

Best for pale skin
Price from SGD20.00
Shopee Singapore SGD20.00

It can be difficult for pale skin ladies to find the right lipstick shade without accidentally pulling a clown look. With the Color Riche Matte Lipstick, it’s easy to avoid going too bold with their selection of mauves, nudes, reds, pinks and berries. Easily go from subtle to bold with these matte yet moisturizing lippies!

3. Rimmel Lasting Finish Lipstick [#016 Heart Breaker]

Best for olive skin
Price from SGD10.42
Shopee Singapore SGD10.42

Olive skin tones and berry-toned lipsticks are a match made in heaven. Here’s why: it complements the green undertones found in olive skin and it brightens up any signs of sallowness. 

For the perfect berry, try out Rimmel’s Lasting Finish Lipstick in Heart Breaker. It uses Color Protect Technology to ensure your lip color stays on all day without any dryness or cracking. 

4. NYX Professional Makeup Butter Lipstick

Best without parabens
Price from SGD12.00
Shopee Singapore SGD12.00

Although parabens are a form of preservative in cosmetics, studies have linked parabens to disrupting the body’s hormones when consumed. To be on the safe side, go for a paraben-free lipstick formula like this one from NYX Professional Makeup. It’s smooth, lightweight, pigmented and just as good as any other lipstick formula. 

5. Revlon Super Lustrous Lipstick [740 Certainly Red]

Best with blue undertones
Price from SGD18.90
Lazada Singapore SGD18.90

Steal the show with Revlon’s Super Lustrous Lipstick in Certainly Red. This sexy and bold red lip contains micro-fine pigments for intense color payoff while still being creamy and hydrating. With it being blue-toned, this is best suited for those with cool undertones or anyone who wants to rock a bold red lip.

6. Max Factor Color Elixir Lipstick

Best for dry lips
Price from SGD13.59
Shopee Singapore SGD13.59

Dry, chapped lips? With Max Factor’s Color Elixir Lipstick, your lips will become softer, smoother and healthier over time. Formulated with 60% skin emollients, conditioners and antioxidants, it deeply moisturizes your lips while providing rich pigmentation. 

7. Maybelline Color Sensational Flush Bitten Lips

Best for fair lips
Price from SGD16.90
Shopee Singapore SGD16.90

Can’t get enough of Korean beauty trends? Maybelline’s Color Sensational Flush Bitten Lips is your quick shortcut to perfect gradient lips without breaking the bank. The creamy lipstick glides on your lips smoothly as it creates a beautiful gradient effect. It also has a glowy finish to give your lips a healthy look.

8. Wet n Wild Silk Finish Lipstick

Best cruelty free drugstore lipstick
Price from SGD2.32
Shopee Singapore SGD2.32

When it comes to drugstore beauty products, Wet n Wild is at the top of its game. The affordable brand never disappoints with its high quality products, and this Silk Finish Lipstick is just as impressive. Formulated with macadamia nut oil, aloe vera, vitamin A and E, the ultra-creamy lipstick glides right on with intense color payoff. 

Disclaimer: The pricing shown is just a good indication of how much these products are worth. The prices could change based on the e-commerce promotions that are going on. If some of the products are not available, do email us at [email protected] Thank you!

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