Hot, sexy, model-perfection lips needn’t break the bank. Yup, our make-up prayers have been answered. There are now myriad options on shelves for a fraction of the usual cost. If you’re looking for the perfect lipstick that is either sheer or bold, kiss-proof and long-lasting, we’ve got a list of go-to’s for your right here. Scroll down to check these budget-friendly lipsticks. Your selfies are about to look liiiiit!
Catrice Lip Colour Ultimate Purple Pinker Ball 140 (R80)
Bright fuchsia lips are going to be all the rage in summer! Give more power to your pout with this insanely hot bright. Available at Dis-Chem.
LA Girl Lip Colour Luxury Creme (R15)
This lipstick will glide on because it contains a blend of moisturising ingredients – aloe, shea butter and vitamin E – for a smoother, healthier feel. How can you say no to a colour that is as delicious as your favourite glass of red? Available at Dis-Chem.
Revlon Irresistible Kiss Balm Berry Burst (R60)
Can you say instantly juicy, kissable lips? In one swipe? Yaaas! Double yaaas because this balm is infused with natural fruit oils that hydrate in a flick – you won’t want to stop using it. Plus: it contain SPF20 protection. Our fave colour? Berry Burst. Available at Dis-Chem.
Palladio Ombre Lip Color (R90)
No longer just for hair, an ombre look adds dimension to your lips. Swipe lighter colour all over your mouth, then trace the outer edges with a darker shade. This effect will make your lips pop! Available at Dis-Chem.
Sinful Colours Pout It Out Lipstick Indulgent (R90)
Become the centre of attention all day, every day, with this deep-red hue that’s said to last all day. It’s rich and creamy and will make you feel and look like a boss lady. Available at Dis-Chem.
Black Radiance Perfect Tone Lip Color Purple Passion (R60)
Purply lipstick is like red’s cooler, older sister. Bold, unapologetic and brazen. Not for the faint-hearted. Available at Dis-Chem.
Essence Colour Up! Shine On! Lipstick 04 Fudgesicle (R48)
Ohhhh yeah… Make-up we can control! Nothing beats a lipstick texture that can be intensified with each application to allow subtle as well as bold looks. Our favourite dark nude shade? Fudgesicle. And who doesn’t love any variation of the word fudge? Available at Dis-Chem.