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    16 Lipsticks Under $10 That People Actually Swear By

    My lipstick? It's poppin'.

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    1. Sonia Kashuk Satin Luxe Lip Color for providing color with ingredients that'll help plump up your lips.

    Promising review: "I'm a real fan of the Sonia Kashuk line, and this lipstick is no exception. It is fantastically pigmented, and goes on as smooth as silk: I got this in the 'Blushing' shade, and it is the PERFECT color. I love that SK products are paraben-free and reasonably priced. I would love to get these in all the colors!" —Heather

    Get it from Target for $9.99 (available in 13 shades).

    2. Absolute New York velvet lippie with a mousse formula that won't dry out and flake on your lips. Hooray!

    "I need water..." —what my lips usually say after I apply a drying matte lipstick.

    Promising review: "Love this lippie! I tend to avoid lip colors in general (particularly matte lip colors) because I have relatively small lips that tend to get very dry. Nonetheless, I decided to try this out and I LOVE it! It's easy to apply and the color is fantastic! It seems to last for quite some time, even through drinking my coffee. Definitely a worthwhile buy." —Lydia

    Get it from Amazon for $5.89 (available in 24 colors; the shade "terracotta" is pictured above).

    3. Nabi Cosmetic lipsticks for aspiring beauty gurus on a budget. You get a pack of 8 for less than $10!

    Promising review: "I love this! They are long-lasting and affordable, plus they blend easily and the colors have a nice matte finish. These are definitely worth buying!" —Bernice

    Get a pack of eight from Amazon for $7.16.

    4. Revlon Super Lustrous Lipstick, a tried-and-true product that belongs on every vanity.

    Promising review: "I am 80-years-old, so when I say I've been using this same lipstick for years, I am definitely telling the truth! Though this lipstick is creamy, it stays on and lasts quite a while. I love my lipstick and think you would, too. If you don't, keep it to yourself!" —Elva H. Thompson

    Get it from Amazon for $4.97 (available in 89 colors).

    5. E.l.f Moisturizing Lipstick to hydrate and nourish your pout, while giving it a great color and shiny finish.

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    Promising review: "At such a low price, this is a steal! The lipstick is a lovely color, is smooth and creamy, and feels great on the lips! It feels more like a balm than a lipstick." —Shobs!

    Get it from Amazon for $2.99 (available in 14 colors).

    6. Milani Amore lip cream with a liquid-to-matte formula that'll have you kissing your reflection in the mirror.,

    Promising review: "I love the 'Loved' shade. It's easy to apply and stays on your lips for a long time — I have Tarteist lip paint in 'delish' and they're the same color. If you don't want to pay too much for a lipstick, try this one.

    Get it from Amazon for $7.57 (available in 17 colors).

    7. IMAN Luxury Moisturizing Lipstick that feels like a creamy treat for your lips. It glides right on and gives a smooth finish.

    Promising review: "I've worn Iman lipstick for about 20 years now. They have great colors, and they last long without re-application. Plus, they don't dry out your lips during the day." —BklynBuyer

    Get it from Amazon for $9.88 (available in five colors; the above shade is 'black brandy').

    8. Wet N Wild Megalast Liquid Catsuit Lipstick that's available in vibrant colors that won't budge on your lips.

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    Promising review: "I have tried all kinds of liquid lipstick, and this is by far the best. It doesn't dry out your lips, doesn't transfer, comes in bold colors, and is easy to apply with the shape of the brush. Beats the $20 lipsticks I've had!" —Emily

    Get it from Amazon for $4.68 (available in 13 colors).

    9. ColourPop Ultra Blotted liquid lipstick—designed to give you that my-lips-are-naturally-this-flushed look.

    Promising review: "This lipstick is no. I'm so obsessed, and use it for an everyday look. It feels super smooth, is long-lasting, and feels very light-weight. The ultra-blotted lip has changed my life!" —Jenny

    Get it from ColourPop for $6 (available in eight colors).

    **The shade pictured is "Doozy".

    10. NYX matte lipstick that'll make you wonder, "How did I ever live without this?"

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    Promising review: "This is the greatest lip color I've ever had! It goes on smooth and sets matte, plus it lasts for hours and never smudges." —cmg

    Get it from Amazon for $5.99 (available in 20 shades; the above shade is 'tea rose').

    11. Lime Crime Unicorn Lipstick promising a ~magical~ matte finish in a range of flattering colors.,

    Promising review: "Love this lipstick, and the package design is so cute and different! I got the 'choker' shade, which is a dusty mauve with brown and red undertones. It's super moisturizing, creamy, and easy to apply." —Dev

    Get it from Amazon for $8 (available in eight colors).

    12. L'Oreal Paris Colour Riche Lipcolour that's made with Omega 3, vitamin E, and argan oil to nourish your pout.,

    Promising review: "This is hands-down my favorite lipstick. I think I've gone through at least three tubes so far! The color is perfect and it stays on very well, but it isn't drying like many long-lasting lipsticks can be. I have other shades of this lipstick, but 'Plum Explosion' is my favorite." —J. B. Morian

    Get it from Amazon for $5.97 (available in 42 shades; the color pictured is 'fresh as a rose').

    13. Colour Pop Ultra Matte Lip available in gorgeous colors that range from blackened green to a peachy beige.

    Promising review: "Comfortable, long-lasting, and great colors. Honestly, it's amazing for the price." —Joyce

    Get them from Colour Pop for $6 (available in 51 colors; the above shade is 'LAX').

    14. Nyx Butter Lipstick with a creamy application and a satin finish. It's so good, you won't believe it's not butter.


    I'm sorry, but I had to make that joke.

    Promising review: "I bought the 'Pops' color yesterday, and it lasted me throughout an entire dinner! The color is beautiful, and the formula is great. I usually stick to stains because I hate how lipsticks feel on, but I barely notice when I have this one and it's so soft while I'm applying!" —Calyer

    Get them from NYX for $4.20+ or Target for $6.49 (available in 34 shades).

    15. Sephora's Luster Matte Long-Wear lip color made with rose hip oil to last forever and a day.

    Promising review: "This Luster Matte Long Wear Lip Color works so well. I picked it up to wear to a wedding (and used it with Too Faced primer) and it stayed. I think I touched it up maybe once? Even if I wear it without a primer, I still have to scrub it off at the end of the evening! This stuff is awesome, and it feels creamy and comfortable on the lips." —Stef5844

    Get it from Sephora for $7 (down from $16, available in 7 shades; the shade pictured is 'deep plum luster').

    16. Maybelline New York Color Sensational Creamy Mattes Lipstick sure to become your go-to beauty staple. If it isn't already.

    Promising review: "I freaking love this lipstick. I bought it (hesitantly) after watching a YouTube beauty video.The matte doesn't dry your lips out, the pigmentation payoff is impressive for a drugstore brand, and it's creamy for a long time before becoming matte. I'm obsessed." —Sanjay Gangal

    Get it from Amazon for $5.31 (available in 22 colors; the above shade is 'nude nuance').

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