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Maybelline Lip Polish


Lip glosses are the least important stuff in my make up kit but Maybelline just changed that. Combining color of a lipstick, the cushiony care of a balm, and the glass shine of a gloss, Lip Polish is the new lip thing. Let's review!

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maybelline lip polish color elixir swatch review best lip gloss

maybelline lip polish color elixir swatch review best lip gloss
Lip Polish is known as Color Elixir outside Asia. There are over 20 shades available in the US but only about 8 are available here in the Philippines. Reasons for this is that the formulation might have been changed to accommodate Asian skin needs. For example, Color Elixir has a creme brulee scent to it while the Lip Polish is unscented. Based on reviews, Color Elixir seemed to go tacky after an hour or two on the lips while Lip Polish remains smooth.
SRP: PHP 375 Availability: Leading Department Stores nationwide (+) Packaging seems like a lipstick which looks different and unique. The case and material looks magical too. (+) The exclusive smoothing angora brush delivers a polished , even application and smoothing sensation to lips maybelline lip polish color elixir swatch review best lip gloss< (+) Using the brush, streaks of my favorite shades can be seen but it transfers a good amount of product. Good color payoff and high-shine at this step already. maybelline lip polish color elixir swatch review best lip gloss (+) Applying evenly using fingers, the swatches show Ok consistency with good coverage. maybelline lip polish color elixir swatch review best lip gloss (+) The shimmers are white and are a bit large but the good quality of the gloss makes it ultra volumizing. (+) Easy to spread and apply (+) Despite the high shine and volume it gives, it's not sticky and after a few hours, it still stays. (+) It doesn't have that super sticky (glue like feel) after hours which most glosses with this finish give. (+) On lips, I love that it doesn't give that fake gloss (too wet-looking) which I call the "lechon effect" because of the good formula. maybelline lip polish color elixir swatch review best lip gloss

maybelline lip polish color elixir swatch review best lip gloss

maybelline lip polish color elixir swatch review best lip gloss

maybelline lip polish color elixir swatch review best lip gloss (+) Hydrating and non-drying; It also gives a (+/-) Pop 6 is actually the best from the different shades that you can consider as both lipstick, balm and gloss because of the color coverage. Others give sheer or frost finish.

maybelline lip polish color elixir swatch review best lip gloss
(+) It's also nice to have a lip gloss that doesn't stain the lips.
maybelline lip polish color elixir swatch review best lip gloss (+) Coverage and consistency is just really nice across all. Other lip glosses builds on the center of the lips but even if it's layered with coats, it just volumizes the lips consistently.

maybelline lip polish color elixir swatch review best lip gloss

maybelline lip polish color elixir swatch review best lip gloss

(+) With my favorite color Sensational shade, the gloss just intensifies lipsticks without making it look too wet or glossy.

maybelline lip polish color elixir swatch review best lip gloss Apply lipcolor with applicator wand starting in the center of your upper lip. Work from the center to the outer edges of your lip, following the contours of your mouth. Then glide across the entire bottom lip.

maybelline lip polish color elixir swatch review best lip gloss (+) Not too strong scent (-) Doesn't last that long but it doesn't wear off that easily. For around 2-3 hours, it gives good quality with its really balanced shine, volume and feel.
Overall, especially for its price, the Maybelline Lip Polish made me believe and use lip glosses again. Perfect for the spring-summer, these glosses produce hypnotizing lips with a great luxurious feeling that's comparable to premium gloss brands ( I tried comparing to Lancome's newest and it fares well!)

4 comments

  1. Love the color and its super pigmented as well. :D been into glosses lately and i find this oh soooo pretty! :D

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  2. I like the glam 5 - that berry-ish color is ♡. Will def check those at the counter

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  3. I love the red one, but i think it will stay longer if you apply it together or on top of your matte lippie :)

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  4. wow nice innovation from maybelline.. grabe it is really pigmented as well kahit lipgloss lang siya ano. it is a must try for me.. great post :)

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