The Best Drugstore Beauty Products You Need Right Now

You know the feeling you get when you find an old $5 bill in your pocket? It's the same feeling we get when we stumble upon an amazing drugstore beauty find.

We scoured the internet for the most popular products at your local go-to spot, and we've got a definitive ranking for you. Read on for the best bargains!

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Mascara: $9.99

When it comes to making your makeup pop with minimal effort, a great mascara is key. This version by L'Oreal mimics another—ahem—more famous, more expensive pink version you've seen at your favorite beauty boutiques.


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Dr. Pepper Lip Smacker: $2.50

Can we get an amen for the amazingness of Dr. Pepper? Can we get an even louder amen for the amazingness of Dr. Pepper chapstick? This is a drugstore beauty product every age group can get behind. Lip Smacker has been by our side since we can remember, and that's not about to change any time soon. 

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Aquaphor Ointment: $10.49

Aquaphor is a product you should never be without. It can take care of dry lips, relieve your eyes from looking tired and can also be used all over your body. We don't even need to remind you that queen Zendaya uses this drugstore staple as a highlighter (yes, you read that correctly).


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Neutrogena Makeup Wipes: $2.49

Cheap, chic and convenient? Count us in! Neutrogena's beloved makeup remover towels have received praise all over the internet for their efficiency and price point. They work wonders with eye makeup and are available in a 7-pack, portable enough for your purse. Need we say more?

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Maybelline Master Kajal: $7.99

This chubby eyeliner has become a recent favorite for beauty junkies online. The shape and texture of the crayon make for the easiest smokey application. Beauty icon Gigi Hadid is a fan of the product and now we are, too.


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NYX Matte Lipstick: $4.20

NYX Professional Makeup has been a drugstore staple for years. Their highly pigmented formulas and countless colors make them a no-brainer for makeup-lovers to use. Beauty junkies flock to this particular lipstick formula for its durability and buttery-soft, but matte texture.

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L'Oreal Gel Eyeliner: $9.95

For a smokey eye that won't go away, opt for this gel eyeliner duo. The brush and pot make the perfect combination that goes head to head with any expensive formula. This has been a celebrity makeup favorite for years, and we know it will become your new favorite, too.drugstore-lorealinfalliblelacquerliner9-95-102017

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NYX Total Control Makeup: $14.00

The versatility of this makeup formula has made it a crowd-pleaser. A few drops will deliver sheer coverage and a couple more will give you a full makeup look. This formula is velvety and matte at the same time.drugstore-nyxtotalcontrolfoundation14-00-102017

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