Lipstick Colors I Wouldn’t Wear in Public

Day 8 – 20-Day Lipstick Challenge I call these colors, modifiers. They’re not the most flattering shades when worn alone, but I keep them because they expand my lipstick collection. I keep two types of colors as modifiers. A cool-toned purple, like Inglot 422, and the other is a concealer-like shade, like Happy Skin Too Cool. I use Inglot 422 to mauve-ify or berry-fy neutral-toned lipsticks. Sometimes, I use it to create unique shades. Who knew Inglot 422 and a terracotta orange could work. On the other hand, I use Too Cool to mute down bright colors, or slightly lift dark lipsticks. Here’s an…

Current Favorite Drugstore Lipstick

Day 3: Favorite Drugstore Lipstick 20-Day Lipstick Challenge For purposes of this post, Drugstore Lipstick means any lipstick sold in drugstores, literally (e.g. Mercury Drug and stand-alone Watsons stores. Haha). Also, I took it to mean, current favorite drugstore lipstick. Anyway — Finally, an easy one! It didn’t take me long to identify which one is my favorite. Off the bat, it’s Happy Skin Moisturizing Matte Lipstick in Best Date Ever. After trying out Happy Skin’s first two matte lipsticks, I kept my eyes peeled for any information on follow-up Happy Skin matte releases. I’ve tried a LOT of matte lipsticks and…

Preview x Happy Skin | Too Cool and Hot Stuff Matte Lip Crayon Review and Swatches

I’m not used to using word nicknames, so instead of calling these lippies, the actual name of the product, I’ll call them lip crayons. I’m a little disappointed that these are limited edition and that there seems to be no option to buy the crayons separately. Currently, it’s only available in Zalora but it will be available in Beauty Bar soon. I had a feeling that the red crayon would be a wine red since they didn’t have that shade in their regular lipstick line. I already have a staple wine red lipstick and I have a no dupe rule, so I was only interested in the nude one….