The hunt for the perfect lipstick never ends, right? Lipstick plays a major role in a women’s everyday makeup. Choosing the right lip shade for college or work can be tricky, since it has to be suitable, fun and appropriate. Hence, we have narrowed it down to a list of top 10 lipsticks for college or office wear under INR 1000.

    Top 10 Lipsticks For College or Office Wear Under INR 1000

    1. Lakme Enrich Lip Crayon, Mauve Magic

    Mauve magic is a beautiful mauve shade, which suits all skin tones. This lipstick is ultra affordable and light weight. The lipstick is pigmented well for the price and stays on for 5 hours without touch ups. Since the applicator is pointed, it simplifies the application process.

    2. Miss Claire Soft Lip Cream (01)

    If you want to try something bright, fun and still appropriate, then you can choose this color in confidence. It is a orange based red color that suits all skin tones. The lipstick stays for 4 hours without touch ups. It has a matte finish and is highly pigmented.

    3. Nykaa MATTE-ilicious Lip Crayon, Next Level N*de

    Nykaa has been launching amazing lipstick shades that suits Indian skin tones really well. This lipstick comes in pencil form which is easy to apply on lips. Next level n*de is the perfect light brown color with no pink undertones. This shade suits for light to medium complexions.

    4. Lakme 9 to 5 Weightless Mousse Lip and Cheek Color, Blush Velvet

    This lipstick has amazing formulation and finish. It is a cream to matte finish lipstick and lasts long. The applicator eases application and the formula is highly pigmented. It is light in texture. It is a neutral shade with pink and brown and suits fair to dusky complexions. The lipstick stays more than 6 hours without touch ups, this shade works as cheek blush as well.

    Price: INR 575

    5. Maybelline New York Lip Gradation, Pink 2

    This is a true raspberry pink color that suits all skin tones. It has lipstick at one end of the tube and smugger at other end. The formula is highly pigmented and glides easily on lips. It has a matte finish and stays for more than 5 hours without touch ups.

    6. SUGAR Cosmetics It’s A-Pout Time! Vivid Lipstick, Better Call Salmon

    Its-A-Pout Time lip range comes in a black, round and flat packaging. This lipstick is the perfect blend of peach, pink and brown. It is the perfect nude for fair to medium complexions without doubt.  It is light in texture, has a semi matte finish and stays on all day long with regular touch ups after meals.

    7. Maybelline New York Superstay Matte Ink Liquid Lipstick, Lover

    MAybelline’s Superstay liquid range has a super lasting light weight formulation. It is a liquid matte lipstick which not drying or patchy. Lover is a rose or mauve shade, which is suitable for all skin tones and all occasions. It lasts for more than 9 hours without touch ups.

    8. Nykaa Matte To Last ! Liquid Lipstick, IT Girl

    This range comes with a fun idea of representing each color to a city, in which case IT girl represents Bangalore. Matte To Last lipsticks comes in a black colored plastic packaging, which is compact and travel friendly. IT girl is a gorgeous plum nude shade, which suits all skin tones especially the dusky tones. This is a fun color to wear which is also appropriate for work. The formula is highly pigmented and has a non-drying matte finish. It lasts up to 7 hours without touch ups.

    Price: INR 550

    9. Nyx Professional Makeup Liquid Suede Cream Lipstick, Sandstorm

    If you love brown lipsticks, you are going to fall in love with this one! Sandstorm is a pretty n*de brown shade, that perfectly suits light to medium skin tones. The formulation is a buttery, and dries to a matte finish. It stays for 6 hours without touch up.

    Price: INR 650

    10.  L’Oreal Paris Color Riche Moist Matte Lip Color, Maple Mocha

    This range comes in a gorgeous packaging with rose gold mirror finish. This lipstick is soft, easy to apply and does not dries out lips. Maple Mocha is a brick toned brown shade, that suits all skin tones. It is highly pigmented, has a semi-matte finish and stays up to 4 hours without touch ups