Liquid matte lipsticks have become the latest trend in the beauty world. YouTubers, beauty gurus and celebrities like Kylie Jenner are all raving about the longevity a liquid lipstick offers, and now say that a basic lipstick is no longer part of their make-up routine. Fatin al Zadjali checks out the best liquid matte lipsticks on the market today.
As a beauty enthusiast, here are my top six liquid lipstick choices that are suitable for the summer and which also maintain mattifying power and shine.
Kylie Jenner launched her liquid matte lipstick range as part of Kylie Cosmetics this year and these have taken the beauty world by storm. The intensity of this lipstick stays on all day and has a sweet scent in the tube. It instantly dries on the lips and can create a luscious pout. Finding this gem can be tricky but it’s currently in stock at Al Masa Mall Beauty Corner for RO19.
Queen of eyebrows Anastasia Beverly Hills has created a hydrating liquid lipstick for the many women who fear the dryness that a matt lipstick can cause. This is an absolute stunner for chapped lips, and you can find it at Al Masa Mall Beauty Corner for RO20.
NYX Soft Matte Lip Cream is a cushion-based lipstick. It’s extremely hydrating with a lovely moisturing base that comes in a variety of shades providing a soft silk touch on the lips. At Centrepoint for RO5.7.
Dose of Color is an exciting, invigorating and up-and-coming make-up brand. Beauty YouTuber Nikkie Tutorials endorsed it with a clip demonstrating how effectively and smoothly its products can be applied to the skin and lips. You can find them at Al Masa Mall Beauty Corner from RO9.
Most women avoid chubby sticks as their content can wear off. Revlon Colorburst matte balm has bucked this trend with a colourful range of chubby sticks that are highly pigmented and easy to apply. At most local pharmacies for RO2.
Comedic YouTuber Lilly Singh has added her own take on the market with her signature Smashbox liquid lipstick, Bawse. It is very durable, and if you apply it in the morning it will not flinch until evening. Available at Sephora for RO10.
Metal Matt lipsticks can be a welcome addition to your weekend sparkle. Kylie Cosmetics and Dose of Colors have created excellent ranges of Metal Matts that can illuminate your summer evening. You can find these shimmering sensations at Al Masa Mall Beauty Corner for RO10.5.