It’s becoming more & more common for drugstore makeup brands to make a substitute of a high end products. (Hey they do it in fashion ALL the time) Here I will give you cheaper options on the more high end stuff that women love to buy. Save your money on more important things!! If you can find a more inexpensive substitute, and it does almost exactly the same thing, then why not? The only person that really knows is you, & it’s lighter on your wallet!
Smashbox photo finish primer ($36) vs. NYX photo loving primer ($13)
Clinique Chubby stick Moisturizing Lip color balm ($17), vs. Revlon Colorburst Balm Stain ($7)
NARS Blush in Orgasm ($30), vs. Milani Baked powder in Luminoso, ($6)
Estee Lauder’s Bronze Goddess Powder Bronzer ($37), vs. Rimmel London’s Natural Bronzer
Makeup Forever Ultra HD Invisible Cover Foundation ($43), vs. Revlon PhotoReady Airbrush Effect Makeup ($10)
Diorshow Waterproof Mascara ($25), vs. Neutrogena Healthy Volume Mascara ($8)
Lancome’s Artliner ($31), vs. L’oreal’s Infallible The Super Slim Liquid Eyeliner ($9)
Cle de Peau Beaute Concealer ($70), vs. Boots No7 Stay Perfect Blemish Cover ($9)
Yves Saint Laurent Touche Eclat Radiant Touch Concealer ($42), vs. Maybelline’s Dream Lumi Touch Highlighting Concealer ($8)
Like this list? Check back for more money saving tips! You can also check out my other article, More Professional Tips From A Makeup Artist!! And Do It All On A Budget!!