My Favourite Lipsticks

I am well known amongst my friends for having a lot of make up. More specifically, I am an absolute lipstick fiend! I don’t really venture far into bright colours, I much prefer nude, brown or pink tones. One day (when I am a lot more organised!) I will give you a proper look at my make up storage and what products I use. However, today I will just be focusing on the lipsticks I use most often. I have also found some pictures of me wearing them, so I will put those in at the bottom, so you can see what they’re like on. I know this is a bit of a different post, but I will be doing some more travel based stuff later this week!

Enjoy!

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Full Swatches with Names

NYX Liquid Lipsticks

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Liquid Suede – Soft Spoken – £6.50 (Boots) – This lipstick is quite creamy, even though it has a matte finish, it doesn’t dry your lips as much!

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Liquid Lingerie – Lace Detail – £6.50 (Boots) – This collection has some of the most beautiful nude colours, suitable for any skin tone. However, they are quite drying.

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Liquid Lingerie – Corset – £6.50 (Boots) – This colour has a very 90’s girl band kind of look and I love it!

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Soft Matte Lip Cream – Tokyo – £5.50 (Boots) – I love this colour, it’s probably the brightest one I wear on a regular basis, but it doesn’t look this bright on your lips!

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Soft Matte Lip Cream – Stockholm – £5.50 (Boots) – As the title suggests these lipsticks are really soft on your lips and do not dry up.

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Soft Matte Lip Cream – Cairo – £5.50 (Boots) – This colour is incredibly light for my skin tone (as you can see!) but it looks beautiful with a tan.

Topshop

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Long Lasting Lipstick – Mink – £8.00 (Topshop) – I love this lipstick from Topshop, it is relatively long lasting, matte but moisturising.

Bourjois

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Rouge Edition Velvet Lipstick – Nude-ist – £8.99 (Boots) – This lipstick lasts a really long time, and is a darker pink. It is still a natural colour but a bit bolder, for those days when you’re feeling a bit daring.

Sleek

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Matte Me – Birthday Suit – £4.99 (Boots) – This one is described as a lip gloss but it’s overall finish is a matte lipstick.

Max Factor

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Colour Elixir Lipstick – Burnt Caramel – £7.99 (Superdrug) – This lipstick isn’t really matte, but is incredibly nourishing. I wear this one when I feel my lips are getting a bit dry but still want some colour.

Added Favourites

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The end two are from my Makeup Revolution Christmas Advent Calendar. They are beautiful colours, but have no names on them! I would definitely look out for Makeup Revolution lipsticks in Superdrug.

I buy all these lipsticks on the high-street, so they are not that expensive. Here are some photos of me wearing the colours, some of them are for fancy dress costumes (I don’t always dress in Hawaiian shirts!)

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Hope you like this post, if you have any make up questions please ask me in the comments.

I will be back with a travel writing piece later this week!

Thank you for reading and please take a look at my social media pages on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram!

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