Tag Archives: Lipstick

ColourPop Eyeshadow and Lipstick Review and Swatches

ColourPop Eyeshadow and Lipstick Review and Swatches

I have managed to get myself addicted to ColourPop Makeup. It is pretty easy to do given that everything is generally $5, the shadows are the most incredible cream (sort of) to powder formulas ever, and the Lippie Stix wear practically forever. Here is a mini haul of four shadows, two lippie stix, and a… Continue Reading

Clinique Almost Lipstick Review

Clinique Almost Lipstick Review

Clinique’s Almost Lipstick in Black Honey is the best lip gloss I have ever used. It is thicker than typical lip glosses, hence its name. It goes on like a lipstick, but it looks sheer and shimmery. I like that it feels like normal lipstick; softer lip glosses sometimes feel sticky. I always worry that… Continue Reading

Pur Minerals Lip Tint

Pur Minerals Lip Tint

For all of you mineral makeup fans out there, Pur Minerals Lip Tint is a nice lip tint in an attractive package. “Tint” is perhaps a bit of a misnomer because this product has more of the consistency of a light lipstick.  I suppose the term tint was used because of the amount of the pigment.… Continue Reading

Toxic Lipstick? Lead in the Red?

Toxic Lipstick? Lead in the Red?

Recently, the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics tested 33 red lipsticks and found that 1/3 of them contained more lead than the FDA limit for candy. The FDA is now investigating. Below is a news segment on the initial testing: But before you get freaked out and start tossing out lipstick, consider the following: People eat… Continue Reading

How To Make Lip Color Last Longer

How To Make Lip Color Last Longer

Lipstick is a popular way to alter or update your look easily and inexpensively. The right lip color can convey an attitude of sultriness, innocence, or professionalism. However, one of the biggest problems with lip color is that it tends to wear off quickly. Faded or cracked lip color can look even worse than naked… Continue Reading