We all know that it would be Laura’s lipstick line where I would first zone into…and on Dinna and Bea’s recommendation, I decided to get a Laura Mercier Rouge Nouveau Weightless Lip Color.
When I wrote about the lipsticks I wouldn’t wear in public, I featured my two ‘modifier’ lipsticks, aka the lipsticks I use to modify the tone or shade of my other lipsticks. To be honest, I think it’s more efficient to just use the exact shade you want…but when you buy lipsticks blind like I do, you’re […]
Day 11: Lipstick With The Best Packaging 20-Day Lipstick Challenge I’m supposed to write about the lipstick I own that has the best packaging, but I can’t feature just one so I’ll just talk about my preferred lipstick packaging in general. Best Packaging in Terms of Appearance To be honest, packaging aesthetics doesn’t have a huge influence […]
Day 10: My Favorite Nude Lipstick #20-Day Lipstick Challenge Right now, I don’t have a nude lipstick that I consider a favorite. It used to be NARS Audacious Barbara, but NARS Audacious and I had a falling out. I should probably make a separate post on that. In terms of color, my most liked nude […]
Day 9 – 20-Day Lipstick Challenge The search for a medium muted soft-peach lipstick began when I bought MAC Runway Hit and found it too pale for my skin tone. Let me digress real quick: Runway Hit is horrible. If not for MAKE Cosmetics lip primer and Sonia Kashuk’s Velvet Matte Pencil, it would take […]
Day 8 – 20-Day Lipstick Challenge I call these colors, modifiers. They’re not the most flattering shades when worn alone, but I keep them because they expand my lipstick collection. I keep two types of colors as modifiers. A cool-toned purple, like Inglot 422, and the other is a concealer-like shade, like Happy Skin Too Cool. […]