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Black Radiance Brilliant Effects Lip Gloss Review & Swatches

Black Radiance Brilliant Effects Lip Gloss Review & Swatches

I bought two Black Radiance lip glosses at Target a few months back, because I was looking for glittery lip glosses to send me into summer. While I should probably just break down and purchase the famous Jouer Lip Topper in Skinny Dip, I saw […]

Winter Lip Care Favorites

Winter Lip Care Favorites

Winter always dries out my skin, especially my hands and lips. To battle winter dryness, I often reach for my winter lip care favorites. Aquaphor: This is my favorite lip product of all time–nothing keeps my lips soft like this, and it can be used […]

NYX Butter Lip Gloss Review

NYX Butter Lip Gloss Review

Matte lips and metallic lips may be en vogue right now, but I will always love a glossy lip. Lip gloss was the first makeup I owned and the first makeup I loved. While the days of ultra-shiny 2000s lip gloss might be behind me, that lip gloss loving tween still lives on in spirit. NYX Butter Lip Gloss is my current obsession.

The NYX Butter Glosses are glassy and pigmented. They have just enough color to give a little boost to my natural lips, but they aren’t as pigmented as the Anastasia Beverly Hills lip glosses (which I reviewed here). The NYX lip glosses have just the right amount of color, combined with plenty of shine. The colors I chose were all neutral, two pinky neutrals and one brownish hue.

NYX Butter Lip Gloss

Tiramisu: Mauve

Madeline: Soft brown with a little pink

Crème Brûlée: Peachy pink, a little lighter than Tiramisu

My two favorite colors are Madeline and Tiramisu, but all three shades are pinky neutrals, so they all show up pretty similarly on my lips.

NYX Butter Gloss

I love wearing the NYX Butter Glosses with a lip liner underneath my lips (or just on the edges, if I’m feeling lazy). I usually pair them with either my favorite NYX or MAC neutral lip liners.

The only thing I don’t like about the NYX Butter Glosses that I don’t like is that have a strong sweet smell. I don’t like my makeup to be scented (particularly if it’s heavily scented), and the NYX Butter Glosses smell sugary-sweet. Honestly, you don’t notice the smell unless you actually try to smell the lip gloss, though, so it isn’t a big deal.

The NYX Butter Lip Gloss is comfortable on the lips. The lip glosses feel moisturizing, and they aren’t too sticky or greasy. The glosses come in small tubes, that are just the right size to slip into a purse or pocket. The NYX Butter Glosses are my current favorite lip glosses, and one of my go-to lip products for day or night.

What are your favorite lip glosses?

 

Anastasia Beverly Hills Lip Gloss Review

Anastasia Beverly Hills Lip Gloss Review

Anastasia Beverly Hills made its name in the world by selling eyebrow products that upped everybody’s brow game. That being said, Anastasia Beverly Hills is more than a brow genius. ABH’s Glow Kit has received a lot of accolades from internet beauty gurus, and not […]

March Favorites: Beauty and Literature

March Favorites: Beauty and Literature

March was a great month (Spring Break, warm weather, Easter, what’s not to like?)  Over the past month, there are a few products that have stood out as exceptional and unique. First of all, I’ve been loving the Maybelline Age Rewind Concealer. This concealer gets […]