Summer is a wonderful time to try different shades of cosmetics. Pink and coral shades are trendy this year, and they always seem to be the go-to shades every year. A number of products were reviewed in the aforementioned shades, and there is something for everyone. The products are from the following brands: NYX Cosmetics, MAC Cosmetics, and Smashbox.
The first products reviewed are from NYX Cosmetics: Soft Matte Lip Creams. NYX is a wonderful brand will fantastic products that are high quality and affordable as well. The shades reviewed are: Milan, Sydney, San Paulo, and Addis Ababa. Other shades available are: Amsterdam. Stockholm, Tokyo, London, Antwerp, Istanbul, Abu Dhabi, Monte Carlo, and Buenos Aires. The products retail for $6. The brand says of the lip products: “Neither lipstick nor lip gloss, this matte lip cream is a new kind of lip color that goes on silky smooth and sets to a matte finish. Soft Matte Lip Cream is surprisingly durable and, unlike some matte lipstick formulas, also moisturizing”. The products provide wonderful pigmentation and leave a matte finish on the lips. They also have excellent color payoff, and are perfect shades for the season. The shades reviewed are perfect for summer, and will compliment any skin tone.
The next lip products are also from NYX, and the are several shades of Butter Lip Glosses. They retail for $5. The shades reviewed are as follows: Vanilla Cream Pie (mauve), Éclair (pink), Peaches and Cream (pink coral), Apple Strudel (peach), Strawberry Parfait (fuchsia), Merengue (pink lilac), Maple Blondie (deep peach). Other shades available are as follows: Crème Bruelee (natural), Peach Cobbler (red-orange), Tiramisu (brown), Cherry Cheese Cake (Orange), and Cherry Pie (red). NYX says of the lipglosses: “Buttery soft and silky smooth, our scrumptious new Butter Lip Gloss tastes as sweet as a sugar cookie—and makes your lips look downright luscious. Swipe it on alone or over your favorite lipstick for creamy sheer to medium coverage that melts onto your lips and is never sticky”. The lipglosses are very luxurious and look beautiful with a lipliner, lipstick or alone.
The next products reviewed are from MAC Cosmetics. The first is one of the Pro Longwear Lipglosses in Infinitely Likeable (light pink). The product is available for $20, and there are numerous shades. MAC says of the product: “A longwearing Lipglass that goes on smooth and lasts for up to six hours! Envelops lips with shine and colour and pro-longs the hours between re-application”. The product goes on smoothly like a lipstick, but has the consistency of a lipgloss. It feels a bit sticky, but it is very longwearing, and has wonderful color payoff. This is a product for those that do not want to constantly reapply products. There are numerous other shades available as well.
The next product is also from MAC Cosmetics, and it is a Lipstick in Creme Cup (light blue pink) with a crèmesheen finish. It retails for $15. There are countless shades from MAC, and different finishes as well. It is a beautiful hue of pink that will look wonderful on any skin tone, and that will compliment any look as well. The lipstick is hydrating and has great pigmentation.
The final product is from Smashbox and is a Megatint Longwear Lip Color in shade Punch. It retails for $20. The brand says of the product: “Mega color, mega impact! Developed at Smashbox Studios, our long-wearing lip tint conditions your pout perfectly with up to 8 hours of radiant, hydrating color”. Shades available are as follows: Whirl, Cerise, Punch, Mimosa, Nude, and Mulberry. A light application or heavy application can be achieved, and it feels cool and hydrating when applied to the lips. The shades are pigmented and look beautiful on everyone.
If a beautiful pink or peach shade of lip product is what you are looking for this summer, there are many outstanding products that are available and that will look fantastic for any occasion.
For further information, please visit the official websites: www.nyxcosmetics.com, www.maccosmetics.com, and www.smashbox.com.