I am no stranger to Ok-beauty tints. Actually, they’re a number of the most prized objects in my intensive — others would possibly say, extreme — lip assortment. Whereas I really like a full-coverage, matte liquid lipstick second, I additionally recognize a glance that requires much less precision (for those who’re going for a blotted look) and would not require me to the touch up my colour each half hour.

To be frank, I used to be late to the launch of Fenty Magnificence’s Poutsicle Hydrating Lip Stain. It did not appear to be, as least to my information, a widely-publicized launch. However I could not disguise my pleasure as soon as the information landed in my inbox. All 4 shades (Mai Sort, Zesty Bestie, Strawberry Sangria, and Berry Banger) appeared deliciously pigmented — like colours I might envision myself carrying on the every day, relying on my temper.

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This explicit stain is spiked with glycerin and squalane, two elements my pores and skin and I am keen on. I endure from consistently dry lips — regardless of my finest efforts to use a lip masks each night time — so hydrating lip merchandise can solely assist my trigger. I can affirm from the second Poutsicle touches my lips, that I do not expertise any dryness or in any other case uncomfortable results. “Featherweight” is certainly the descriptor that involves thoughts.

I am not too valuable about utility however the technique I’ve come to desire is swiping the applicator throughout the middle of my lips a couple of occasions backwards and forwards till I am glad with the focus, after which utilizing my ring finger to softly blot the pigment from the middle outwards. For those who do not wish to stain your fingertips, you may as well use a skinny lip brush or cotton bud to diffuse the colour across the edges of your lips.