I have a full-time job, I run two blogs, and I do volunteer work on a regular basis. That said, I’m also a lazy bitch, so I like my makeup to last, and last well. I’ve not met a lipstain that works so well as the Sephora Cream Lip Stains, whenever I’m in Paris, I make a beeline for them, and buy backups of my favourites, of which these are they.
Here we have 06 Forever Fuchsia an electric pink, 03 Strawberry Kissed a more delicate pinkish red, and 01 Always Red, which is the classic bright, bright red.
These are incredibly opaque, with total coverage, and are very matte in wear – if you’re scared of bright colours, don’t go near them. They’re not for the shy and retiring!
Of the three, Strawberry Kissed is my favourite, and I wear it on days I need to apply my makeup then just forget about it, because there isn’t anything that will get this stuff off during a normal office day, unless you regularly spend your working hours applying donner kebab to your lips every 20 minutes or something …
I’ve just noticed these are now half price on the US website, which makes me worry that these are about to be discontinued, so if you’re tempted you might want to snap them up now, or start begging your US friends to send you some …
The Fine Print: Purchases
The Even Finer Print: We’re not featuring full fragrance reviews on Get Lippie at the moment owing to illness – please see The Parosmia Diaries for more.