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My 3 Favourite Lipsticks

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JessHh
Lipsticks come in a huge variety, whether it be shades or textures, and I always have trouble choosing a favourite. However, as of lately, I’ve been loving and reaching towards these three lipsticks the most: Yves Saint Laurent Vernis À Lèvres Water Stain, Yves Saint Laurent Vernis A Levres Vinyl Cream Stain, and Sephora Collection Color Lip Last Lipstick. YSL Water Stain #610: This has been my favourite lipstick to use as the weather turns colder, and the leaves turns redder. This shade resembles a toned down, milk tea colour that matches perfectly with the autumn mood, so I have been using it daily. I love the texture of this lipstick because it is moisturizing, which has been helping my lips cope with the drying weather. What’s more surprising is that it is not heavy and sticky on the lips at all, unlike most glossy type lipsticks. Like its name, its finish is glossy but not overly tacky, just like your lips have been coated by a thin layer of water. However, due to its lightweight texture, it is not very long lasting and the colour transfers easily onto other objects. YSL Vinyl Cream Stain #416: I also love to use this product recently because of its sophisticated, rotten tomato shade that really compliments my skin tone (neutral). I tend to use it for more special occasions where I want to go for a more dramatic look. Similar to the Water Stain, it also gives a glossy finish, which I adore lately because it makes the lips look plump and healthy. However, it does feel heavier on the lips, but it is the most long lasting out of the three lipsticks because it stains the lips. I love the application because it glides on easily, blending smoothly onto the lips. Both YSL lipsticks smell like sweet candy, which is definitely a plus for me. Sephora Collection Color Lip Last Lipstick: Last but not least, this lipstick also made it into my top 3 list because I was pleasantly surprised by its texture and colour payoff. It feels like butter and glides right onto the lips. Also, it has amazing colour payoff. Normally, I only need to dab a little onto the lips, and one swipe is enough to deepen the colour. I love to use this when I want matte lips for a daily look, because of its beautiful dried rose shade, not to mention it also smells like sweet candy, which lightens my mood whenever I use it!
Apr. 28, 2020
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camilleerYSL 416 is my fav!! I almost applied it every day! Perfect for all occasions.
Apr. 29, 2020
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Create my own summer lip color 🍒+🍑
Today I want to share a really beautiful combination that I love to do recently. Since there are more sunny days this month, I prefer using shiny lip glosses. And the Water Stain collection of Yves Saint Laurent has been my favorite lip products recently because they are water-enriched, lightweight, fresh, and non-sticky at all. The price is $37, like the regular prices of YSL lip products, and recently Sephora has its VIP sales for 20% off, which is a perfect time to give it a try. Let’s start from the base color #610, named nude underwater, which is a brown nutmeg nude. I usually do two layers, because the color is quite sheer but still buildable. I want to have a peach nude color underneath, so the other color will blend naturally.  Then I will use #613 on top. This is called Cascade Bordeaux, which is a deep burgundy shade if I do several layers, and a bright strawberry red if I only do one layer. That is the reason I love this collection because they are sheer and buildable, and you can choose how many colors you want depending on seasons, weathers or moods.  In this combination, I will only put #613 on the center of my lower lip and blend it with #610 and repeat it again to have a juicy cherry lip color. Then I will use #610 again only on the edge of my lips and blend it inside to have a soft transition. Comparing with only using #610, I feel this combination can make my lips look more pump, and the color is perfect for summer.  Since we have to stay at home, it’s time to do some creativity. I do have fun using my old lip colors to create some new ones, and I think it is a good way to save money too.  YVES SAINT LAURENT - Vernis à Lèvres Water Stain Lip Stain
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Yanhbaby
My lipstick 101
Lipstick is something that you never get enough! I mean, each of them has different shades, texture, and you can use them to create countless looks matching with your makeup. How can we say no! ◇ YSL Vernis A Levres Water Satin #613 Love this one!! I have recommended this to many friends and I introduce it to them as “like a cup of strawberry milkshake”. Though it seems to have a dark shade that’s more burgundy than red, it still makes your lip looks soft and tender. The credit should give to its texture. This new formula designed by YSL is super sheer that it's almost unobservable if you only apply one layer. By saying so I don't mean that this lipstick is difficult to get pigmented, instead you can easily build up the color as much as you want depends on how many layers you wanna reapply (and it won't get cakey and sticky!) Really think this product change my mind for lipstick satin. YVES SAINT LAURENT - Vernis à Lèvres Water Stain Lip Stain ◇ PAT MCGRATH LABS BlitzTrance Lipstick #072 Flesh Fatale PAT receives popularity because of its glittering eyeshadows, and they have developed it further to lipstick! I often prefer dark and vivid color when purchasing lipstick, this one is the only light-shade lipstick I own, and it's perfect to wear when you have no makeup on. Yes, this is a lipstick that can lighten up your dull skin and make your lip shine with its gold glitters. However, one disadvantage of it is that the glitters are big and gritty, and it does stay after the color wears off. PAT McGRATH LABS - BlitzTrance Lipstick ◇ MAC Amplified Lipstick #108 Dubonnet The oxblood color! Such a flattering shade which is a deep, cool-toned red and I love to match it with my heavy makeup to harmonize the overall look. It is perfect if you wanna create a charming atmosphere. Although I got warm-tone complexion, this color still looks beautiful and will make your skin brighter. It also has long-lasting power that stays after eating and drinking. MAC - Amplified Lipstick ◇ LANCOME Lacquer Liquid Lipstick #274 This one is not that famous like the other 3, but it's still my pick above all in winter! Instead of using vivid and high-saturation colors, I would use 274 because I prefer my winter looks to be low-key and implicit. Apply 274 independently, you will get a beige almond color, especially suitable for warm undertones. I personally love to apply this liquid lipstick as a final coat on top of other colors. If some colour is too bright and highly saturated, combined with 274 will hold down the overall effect and you are able to DIY your own ideal effect! LANCÔME - L'absolu Lacquer Gloss
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AmazingStella
A multitasking Lip stain that creates a cohesive and harmonious overall look
Lip stain can be used on both lips and cheeks. The multitasking product can save money and minimize the number of products that I have to buy. it is very convenient to bring lip/cheek stain when travelling to avoid heavy packaging. It makes the makeup routine easier. The same colour also creates a cohesive and harmonious overall look. These kinds of products can also minimize the time in choosing the right colour, especially in the morning when I need to be ready quickly.   One of my favourite lip stains isYVES SAINT LAURENT - Vinyl Cream Lip Stain #416. It is a high coverage long-wear liquid lip stain. It has the pigmentation of a lipstick and the softness of the cream as well as the shine of the lip gloss. The lip stain is very creamy and even feel like a lip balm. The colour can remain after a few hours talking, eating and drinking. I can simply reapply the colour. The smell is natural, unlike other lip stains that have a very strong scent. The colour is very beautiful.  Applying a thin layer of this colour on the lip, the lips have a nice warm taupe shade. when applying a thick layer of this product, it has a beautiful and fabulous chill red.   It can also be used on cheeks. The tiny diamond shade of the wand applicator makes the colour pigment beautifully and naturally. I take it with me everywhere because of its multi-functions. Actually, sometime when I am lazy, I even use it as an eye shadow.  I have a few tips to apply this colour on the face. It is important to get skin prepared before, such as apply a light moisturizer around the cheek, blend the primer and foundation before applying the lip stain. I usually use fingertips to blend the colour on the cheeks and ensure to blend it quickly.  This product allows makeup routine as easy as possible.
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JinP_Tacie
Contour can be used as eyeshadow? Lipstick can be used as blush? 
These days it is particularly popular that a thing has a variety of uses. For example, I often use a pink lip gloss as a blush or use a contour palette as an eye shadow. This coutour palette can satisfy all girls needs. No matter your skin is fair, medium or deep, you can buy it without hesitation. It has two functions and four colors. The first is the most popular shade which is called Omega. It's brown and can be used to contour our cheekbones and noses. Also, we can use it as a base for eye shadow. It’s perfect for reducing eye puffiness.  The second is called Wedge. It is very similar to the third colour. It can be used in our eye sockets. I often mix these four colors and use them as eye shadow for great effect. If you're going to a party, you can also add a little sparkle to make your eye shadow stand out even more. Every morning I find that my complexion is not particularly good, or my skin is very fair but not rosy after applying makeup. The liquid stain I recommend is YVES SAINT LAURENT - Vinyl Cream Lip Stain#212. The color is a little bit pink. Apply two drops to your face and then gently stun your face with a sponge, or with your fingers. Pay attention to the color to be evenly applied. It is softer than normal blush. It cost about $30. Similarly, sometimes lip stains can be used as eyeshadow, but due to the texture of YSL, it is not very convenient to use as eyeshadow.  In fact, there are many brown eyeshadow tray can be used on nose or glitter eyeshadow can be used as a highlighter. You can develop more use of makeup.   
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