It is important to pick the right foundation which gives you that perfect coverage and doesn’t leave your skin feeling too dry or oily. While brands like Mac and Bobby Brown fit these criteria, they, however, are not within everyone’s budget. But fret not as there are less costly brands that still manage to leave you looking good and not only are they within a price range, currently Amazon is selling them at a discounted price. You can click on the links or images below to know more.

The Lakme Absolute Illumination Foundation

This one has been around for a while but has got a new packaging. The good thing about the Lakme Absolute Illumination Foundation is that it gives you a silky-like finish which lasts for long hours while providing an even coverage. Just two drops are good enough to cover your entire face. The foundation comes in 5 different tones which are Beige Honey, Golden Light, Golden Medium, Ivory Fair and Rose Fair. While in stores it cost around Rs.750, currently Amazon is selling it for only Rs 595.

Lakme Absolute Illuminating Foundation, Ivory Glow, 15 ml

Maybelline Fit Me Matte + Poreless Foundation

This foundation comes in a small bottle making it travel-friendly. The product gives you a matte finish and is also great for those who suffer from oily skin. Maybelline Fit Me Matte + Poreless Foundation comes in 8 different shades so you have a variety to choose from.

Maybelline New York Fit ME Matte with Poreless Foundation, 220 Natural Beige, 30g



  1. Lakme Absolute Mattreal Skin Natural Mousse Foundation

This is one of the most popular Lakme foundations. The Lakme Absolute Mattreal Skin Natural Mousse Foundation has been in the market for quite some time now and is a favourite amongst many users. Not only does it come in a stylish round steel ball making it travel-friendly but it also blends really well and it’s really good for those who suffer from oily skin.

Lakme Absolute Skin Natural Mousse, Ivory Fair 01, 25 g


  1. Faces Prime Perfect Foundation

This product is definitely worth its price. The Faces Prime Perfection Foundation comes in 5 shades all perfect for Indian skin tones which is hard to find with foundations. It also gives full coverage and does a great job of hiding blemishes and dull skin, giving you a fresher look. Amazon is currently even selling it for Rs.584 while the store MRP is around Rs.700.

Faces Prime Perfect Foundation, Natural, 30ml