They may not come in sparkly, 24K packages like department store brands, but drugstore beauty goodies can often perform just as beautifully for a fraction of the price. You just have to know which particular drugstore products work.
Take the guesswork out of mass cosmetics by watching this video by xteener. Using only drugstore brands, she'll show you how to create a light purple smokey eye. This is an attractive and simple look that can be worn to class or to work.
-mix of MAC Studio Fix Fluid in NC35 + Lioele BB Cream
-Maybelline Dream Matte Powder
-Jane bronzer in Sunkissed Bronze
-Jane blush in Blushing Petal
-MAC shadow in Copperplate (for brows)
-Urban Decay Primer Potion
-Wet n Wild Color Icon palette in Lust
-Maybelline waterproof Ultra Liner
-MAC fluidline in BlackTrack
-CoverGirl LashBlast mascara
-Revlon Colorstay lipstick in Cozy Coral
-CoverGirl Wetslicks Amazemint gloss in No Care Bare
on nails: Victoria Secret Very Sexy nail lacquer in Cocktail (d/c