Best Drugstore Lipsticks

Updated March 2020
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BestReviews spends thousands of hours researching, analyzing, and testing products to recommend the best picks for most consumers. We buy all products with our own funds, and we never accept free products from manufacturers.Read more 
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BestReviews spends thousands of hours researching, analyzing, and testing products to recommend the best picks for most consumers. We buy all products with our own funds, and we never accept free products from manufacturers.Read more 
How we decided

We purchase every product we review with our own funds — we never accept anything from product manufacturers.

53 Models Considered
8 Hours Researched
1 Experts Interviewed
675 Consumers Consulted
Zero products received from manufacturers.

We purchase every product we review with our own funds — we never accept anything from product manufacturers.

A classic red lip never goes out of style, so it’s worth investing in a quality lipstick. Luckily, quality doesn’t always come with a steep, high-end price tag. There are numerous drugstore brands that are comparable, if not on-par with their expensive counterparts. Whether you’re looking for a liquid lip, a matte finish, or highly pigmented color these drugstore brands have you covered. With prices as low as $5.00 you can make your lips and your wallet happy.

Other Products We Considered
The BestReviews editorial team researches hundreds of products based on consumer reviews, brand quality, and value. We then choose a shorter list for in-depth research and testing before finalizing our top picks. These are the products we considered that ultimately didn't make our top 5.
The team that worked on this review
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    Amber
    Writer
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    Web Producer

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