NYC Smooth Skin BB cream, $3.67

BB creams are a perfect option for anyone who doesn’t want to take the time or energy to put on a full face of makeup—so, y’know, all of us. This option is hella affordable and gives great coverage. 

Neutrogena Hydro Boost Hydrating Tint, $14.99

If a BB cream isn’t quite enough coverage, this hydrating tint from Neutrogena might do the trick. It’s light, blendable and keeps your skin moisturized all day. 

NYX Tres Jolie Eye Pencil, $12

Going for that Pete-Wentz-CorkTree-era eye look? Look no further—here’s a pencil with the pigment of a gel with the perfect amount of smudge. 

Milani Amore Matte Lip Creme, $9

Why dish out loads of cash for one lip product when you can drop the same amount and get three different shades? This select from Milani has everything from a perfect nude to a neon pink, so stock up while you can. 

Maybelline Fit Me Concealer, $6.49

Whether you want to banish under-eye circles or cover up some trouble spots, this concealer has your back—er, face? Whatever—it’s really good and super affordable, just trust us. 

NYX Studio Finishing Powder, $10 

Now that you’ve found the perfect concealer, make it stay all day. You only need a tap of this powder and for 10 bucks, it’ll last a lifetime. (Or, y’know, a season. Same thing.)

Wet N Wild Au Natural Palette, $6.99

Instead of shelling out upwards of 50 bucks for an eyeshadow palette, stick with this option from Wet N Wild—you still get 10 vibrant shades that work great for everyday. 

ColourPop Super Shock Shadows, $5

It seems like everyone in the beauty world is abuzz about ColourPop—and for good reason! Their eyeshadow formula is one-of-a-kind and provides loads of colo(u)r payoff.

Real Techniques Miracle Complexion Sponge, $6

Beauty Blenders beware! This sponge from Real Techniques blends out foundation and concealer like nobody’s business. 

E.L.F. Makeup Brushes, starting at $1

Yeah, you read that right: a literal dollar. Try out trendy applications or just commit to a super-reliable brush for everyday use. 

Milani Baked Blush, $8

With loads of color payoff and an awesome shade range, you can’t go wrong with these blushes.