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Monday, August 31, 2009

FOTD and Buxom Lip Stick Review






Eyes
MAC Seedy Pearl e/s on lid
MAC Memorabilia e/s outer corner
MAC Romping e/s in crease
MAC Brule e/s to highlight
MAC Nightfish fluidline

Cheeks
MAC Sculpt powder
MAC Pleasantry Mineralize blush

Lips
Bare Escentuals Buxom Big & Healthy Lip Stick in Monte Carlo



Review


Las Vegas ~ Monte Carlo

I bought these a few weeks ago and this is what I think of them.

Packaging ~ I really like the packaging. It's like a long fat lip pencil but it's a lipstick. This makes it really easy for applying so there is no need for a lip pencil because you can line with this as well.

Consistency ~ These are really smooth and creamy when swatched and first applied to the lips but after a minute when it sets it is pretty drying. It's best to wear a gloss or lip balm on top.

Lasting ability ~ These last for a long time probably because it dries out on the lips but it does last. It lasted on me for about six hours.

Plumping ~ Online it says it plumps them to their full buxom potential. I can't really tell if this plumps like it says. My lips are already full so it's hard to tell.

Tingle ~ This does have that minty tingle since it claimes to plump the lips. I don't really find the tingle bad. It's more of a cool minty feeling. The cooling feeling does last awhile. It doesn't burn, at least not to me.

Price ~ $18 This is a bit pricy for a lipstick.


Overall I really like these. I love the colors. I love the minty feeling and that it lasts, and that it's quick and easy to apply. I don't really mind that it's drying because a little MAC Tendertone on top solves that nicely. :-)



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10 comments:

Cristina [BarbieLuvsMac] said...

great reviewww. love the look your 2 pretty!!

Purple Strawberry ♥ said...

What a sweet sassy look! I love it!

Sher said...

oohh I adore this look!! you really work the bold lip :) those lip sticks look pretty cool!

Sara (The Makeup Snob) said...

you look gorgeous! Love it!

Viva La Fashion said...

the color of your lips are stunning. really. :)

Beautygirl24 said...

Gorgeous as usual ;) I will absolutely send you a sonia Kashuk sponge! No need to pay me either...just send me your address and I will pick one up for you this weekend!

Beautygirl24 said...

I sent you an email ;)

Lorien BeautyLove said...

You sure do use alot of MAC products! Lucky girl :P You look stunning xx

Christina said...

Wow, you look really pretty. I love these colours on you :)
Great review too :D x

Michelle (Lipstick Rules) said...

You look gorgeous. Love that lip colour.