The Best Drugstore Foundation Dupes

The Best Drugstore Foundation Dupes

Trying to find the best drugstore foundation dupes for high end foundations in the US? It's easy to grab the high end ones when you have a ton of money to spend, but when you're on a budget it's a little trickier.

We've made a list of the Best Drugstore Dupes For High End Foundations that you'll be able to score even if you're not willing to spend a ton.

Bobbi Brown Skin Foundation Stick - $46 @ Sephora

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Maybelline Fit Me - $7 @ Target

Bobbi Brown's skin tone correcting formula offers a portable foundation stick that provides medium coverage that also reduces shine. Maybelline's version has a comparable gel-cream formula that also controls shine…and for more than sixth of the cost!

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MAC Studio Fix Fluid Foundation SPF 15 - $23.30 @ Nordstrom

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Maybelline Fit Me Matte + Poreless Foundation - $6 @ Target

Studio Fix is MAC's most popular fluid foundation with a silky-smooth texture and medium coverage, matte finish that's great for all skin types. And while the price tag isn't too mean as far as high-end makeups are concerned, Maybelline's version has a similar formula, coverage and balancing matte finish that's friendly for all skin types and comes in a large variety of shades for all skin tones at a fourth of the cost!

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Kat Von D Lock-It Foundation - $35 @ Sephora

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NYX Invincible Fullest Coverage Foundation - $6 @ Ulta

KVD's full coverage foundation does a bang up job covering all of your imperfections with a matte finish. NYX's formula provides the same impeccable coverage to smooth even the most pronounced discolorations and scars with an all-day matte finish for a third of the price!

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Hourglass Cosmetics Immaculate Liquid Foundation - $56 @ Sephora

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Rimmel London Stay Matte Foundation - $5 @ Target


If you want a foundation that keeps unwanted shine away and offers a natural looking matte finish but don't want to shell out $56, then the Rimmel London Stay Matte Liquid Mousse Foundation will do the trick.

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Lancome Miracle Cushion Liquid Cushion Compact Foundation - $47 @ Ulta

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L'Oreal Paris True Match Lumi Cushion Foundation - $17 @ Target

As far as cushion foundations are concerned, Lancome's version has it all…but it's not as affordable. Did you know that L'Oreal is Lancome's parent company? So you can find a much more affordable route with their Lumi version, which offers the same all-day, lightweight, blendable texture but for a third of the cost of Lancome's!

Buy Lancome Miracle Cushion Liquid Cushion Compact Foundation here*

Buy L'Oreal Paris True Match Lumi Cushion Foundation here*

NARS All Day Luminous Weightless Foundation - $48 @ Sephora

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L'Oreal Paris Infallible Pro-Matte Foundation - $10 @ Amazon

NARS fluid foundation offers a medium-full coverage formula so it's a bit more natural-looking and lightweight. L'Oreal's Infallible feels just as amazing on your skin and provides the same long-wear coverage for a fourth of the cost!

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Becca Aqua Luminous Perfecting Foundation $44 @ Sephora

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Sonia Kashuk Perfecting Luminous Foundation $13 @ Target

Becca's foundation is more of a tinted moisturizer, offering light-medium coverage with a dewy finish. But for a third of the price, Sonia Kashuk's formula hydrates just as well to give you that same hydrated glow and evened out skin tone for a flawless every day wear.

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MAKE UP FOR EVER Ultra HD Invisible Cover Foundation - $43 @ Sephora

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NYX HD Studio Photogenic Foundation - $18 from Ulta

MUFE's formula gives you a perfect soft-focus finish and all-day coverage. NYX's full-coverage formula does the exact same for nearly a third of the cost so you can skip the filter on that selfie and save a few bucks.

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Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk Foundation - $62 @ Sephora

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L'Oreal True Match Lumi Healthy Luminous Makeup @ $12 from Target

Armani's formula is a favorite for anyone who loves that radiant natural looking glow. But L'Oreal's oil-free, lightweight version gives you that same hydrating, dewy finish with SPF-20 for a fresh complexion for fifty bucks less!

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Buy L'Oreal True Match Lumi Healthy Luminous Makeup here*

Estee Lauder Double Wear Stay-In-Place Foundation - $39.50 @ Sephora

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Revlon Colorstay Makeup For Combo/Oily Skin - $10 @ Target

Estes Lauder's foundation is a great buildable, medium-full coverage long-wear fluid that's also great for oily skin for it's shine absorbing abilities. But for about a fourth of the price Revlon offers the same coverage that will stay with you all day without touchups.

Buy Estee Lauder Double Wear Stay-In-Place Foundation here*

Buy Revlon Colorstay Makeup For Combo/Oily Skin here*


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