Face of the day: mocha lips

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Products used:

MUFE HD Foundation

Estee Lauder Pure Colour Eyeshadow in Cinnamon (lid colour)

Bare Minerals ‘The Truth’ Eyeshadow palette (Fate shade used on the outer corners)

Laura Mercier Second Skin Blush in Lush Nectarine

Laura Mercier Lip Stain in Mocha

L’Oreal Lineur Intense liquid eyeliner


Mini review:

By the way, the Laura Mercier lip stain in Mocha is a beautiful sheer brown-red that adds a little sophistication to an overall natural look (and a little goes a long way) but on the downside, it lasts no longer than 2-3 hours without eating (probably wouldn’t last after a meal!). It’s pretty disappointing considering it’s called a stain!

However, unlike most stains it’s glossy and hydrating and feels more like a lip balm, which probably contributes to its poor staying power.

I just got a little sample of it from Sephora to test out, and although I do like the colour (amazing on warm skin tones), the poor staying power of the product doesn’t justify its US$20/S$39 cost.


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