Category: Lip Service

Caked Makeup Lip Fondant Swatches

As promised, here are the Caked Lip Fondant Swatches. Not a fan of the packaging, and these do have a distinct chemical smell meant to imitate vanilla. But they perform above and beyond their counterparts. Just as much coverage as Dose of Colors, without the drying. They are head and

Lip Service: Ben Nye Lipstick

Now, lets say you don’t feel  like shelling out (or waiting for) a Charlotte Tilbury lipstick. Ben Nye is here to the rescue, with a selection of highly pigmented colors that give its more expensive counterparts a REAL run for the money. There are about 20 colors, for just about

Lip Service: Tory Burch Lip Color

I’m not really sure who to fuss at about this. Tory Burch for the lovely ‘on paper’ presentation but lackluster reality, or Nordstrom for the horrid … cheap… display of this makeup brand. I had to be led to the Tory Burch display so I could take a look at

Lip Service: Burberry Lip Cover in Oxblood

Burberry got it right. Most companies who try to release a dark maroon lipstick always end up going too far one way or the other. The color is either too light, or way too dark and goth looking. But Oxblood rides the fence between the two, making for a very

Lip Service: Marc Jacobs Lipstick (Showstopper)

‘Tis the season for rich, bold colors… especially in the lipstick department. Marc Jacobs got the the Holiday Party started a little early this year, with the introduction of a beautiful red shade, appropriately named Showstopper. Instead of the classic black tube, this special edition lip color comes in a

Lip Service: Chanel Rouge Allure Extrait de Gloss (Controversy)

Chanel released a tiny new collection (as they are apt to do, in an attempt to separate you from every single penny) in anticipation of the big Holiday Collection. The little bundle consists  primarily of lip colors, with a nail color thrown in for good measure. I saw the collection

Lip Service: MAC Retro Matte

MAC released a series of matte pencils and lipsticks that … with the exception of one lip-liner, are all permanent. That means… no feeding frenzy of ‘collectors’ who absolutely MUST have six of every color. There’s enough for everyone. And when they run out, they’ll just make more. 😉 There

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