Even on days when I am not wearing any makeup, mascara is something I do not skip. If I am wearing tons of makeup again mascara adds oomph to the makeup look while making it look complete. Mascara is something that needs to tossed every 6 months so why waste boatload of money on a simple tube of mascara which needs to be replaced so very often. In this post I have listed my top 10 picks of the best & affordable mascaras available in India but these do the job pretty well without burning a hole in your pocket.

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Best Drugstore Mascaras In India
Best Drugstore Mascaras In India

1. Rimmel Extra Super Lash Building Mascara (Price: 275 INR)-

Best Mascaras Available in India: Rimmel Extra Super Lash Building Mascara
Best Mascaras Available in India: Rimmel Extra Super Lash Building Mascara

If you are on the hunt for the most natural looking mascara that doesn’t clump up the lashes then the Rimmel Extra Super Lash Building Mascara is your best bet. The wand evenly coats all of the lashes making them look dark and voluminous. This is one of the best budget friendly mascara that you will come across in India.

2. Maybelline Volum Express Hyper Curl Mascara (Price: 325 INR)-

Best Mascara in India: Maybelline Volum Express Hyper Curl Mascara
Best Mascara in India: Maybelline Volum Express Hyper Curl Mascara

Some mascaras do not hold curls very well especially if you have poker straight lashes this is a problem you will come across very often. In this post you will see a lot of Maybelline mascaras as they make one of the best mascaras in the market. With the Maybelline Volum Express Hyper Curl Mascara’s formula it holds the curl all day while adding oodles of volume making them look super dense. The price tag is super affordable too making it the most inexpensive drugstore curling mascara.

3. Lakme Eyeconic Curling Mascara (Price: 350 INR)-

Affordable Mascara in India: Lakme Eyeconic Curling Mascara
Affordable Mascara in India: Lakme Eyeconic Curling Mascara

Another curling mascara that is very popular among the Indian beauty junkies is the Lakme Eyeconic Curling Mascara. It is another super affordable drugstore mascara available in the Indian market. This mascara comes with a curved brush that evenly coats all the lashes and curls them. It adds decent length while adding tons of volume.

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4. Maybelline The Colossal Volum’ Express Mascara (Price: 375 INR)-

Best Mascaras in India:  Maybelline The Colossal Volum Express Waterproof Mascara
Best Mascaras in India: Maybelline The Colossal Volum Express Waterproof Mascara

One of the most popular drugstore mascara around the globe is the Maybelline The Colossal Volum’ Express Mascara. It is a cult favorite and is one of my favorite mascara from the affordable drugstore mascara category. It evenly coats the lashes while adding great length and volume to each of them without clumping up. It comes in both washable and waterproof formulas which work equally great. The quality and the price point is certainly unbeatable.

5. Colorbar Carbon Black Duo Mascara (Price: 399 INR)-

Best Lengthening Mascaras in India: Colorbar Carbon Black Duo Mascara
Best Lengthening Mascaras in India: Colorbar Carbon Black Duo Mascara

If you are someone who hates the idea of wearing false lashes but love the effect then this mascara will entice you. This Colorbar Carbon Black Duo Mascara evenly coats even those pesky lashes and adds boatload of volume and length making them look so surreal. It doesn’t clump up unlike other mascaras that you try to build up and it is one of the best dramatic mascara from the drugstore range in India.

6. Rimmel Volume Flash Scandal Eyes Mascara (Price: 500 INR)-

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Best Mascaras in India: Rimmel London Scandal Eyes Mascara

Another drugstore mascara that gives a full blown false lash effect is the Rimmel Volume Flash Scandal Eyes Mascara. Don’t let the price tag fool you because the formula and the wand in this works really well to give you those voluminous looking fluttery lashes. If you apply multiple coats to get the desired effect do have a lash comb handy to take out the clumps if any.

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7. Maybelline The Falsies Volum’ Express Mascara (Price: 500 INR)-

Best Mascaras in India: Maybelline The Falsies Mascara Waterproof
Best Mascaras in India: Maybelline The Falsies Mascara Waterproof

As I have said earlier Maybelline makes one of the best drugstore mascara that gives wonderful results without shelling out a lot of money and this one is no exception. The Maybelline The Falsies Volum’ Express Mascara again comes in both washable and waterproof formulas. The wand in this one is beautiful and the formula coats each lash without clumping them together. With 2 coats the lashes are beautifully volumized and lengthened giving false lash like effect that is also super long wearing.

8. Avon Super Shock Max Waterproof Mascara (Price: 599 INR)-

Budget Mascara in India: Avon Super Shock Max Waterproof Mascara
Budget Mascara in India: Avon Super Shock Max Waterproof Mascara

If you are into wispy lashes that has heaps of volume then Avon Super Shock Max Waterproof Mascara is the one you need to get your hands on. The helix brush wand needs a little bit of getting the hang of it. When you do it adds ton of volume and length to the lashes with a negligible amount of clump that could be easily combed away. Another best drugstore mascara that gives beautiful dramatic lashes.

9. L’Oreal Paris Volume Million Lashes Mascara (Price: 850 INR)-

L’Oreal Paris Volume Million Lashes Mascara in India
L’Oreal Paris Volume Million Lashes Mascara in India

If you are someone who loves fuller lashes then look no more. The L’Oreal Paris Volume Million Lashes Mascara evenly coats each lash while adding loads of volume and length without clumping them together resulting in fuller looking lashes. The formula also holds the curl really well but the only downside to this is it is not waterproof. But if that doesn’t bother you then it is one of the best drugstore mascara for fuller looking lashes.

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10. Revlon Grow Luscious Mascara (Price: 895 INR)-

Budget Mascaras in India: Revlon Grow Luscious Mascara
Budget Mascaras in India: Revlon Grow Luscious Mascara

If you love waterproof mascaras then the Revlon Grow Luscious Mascara will be right up your alley. The formula in this is amazingly waterproof and smudgeproof. It adds oodles of volume and length to the lashes while coating each of the lashes. The wand makes it super easy to catch even the tiniest lash hair and it has a long wearing flake proof formula which I really like. It is again one of my favorite drugstore mascara that eliminates the use of false lashes.

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