Friday, 3 July 2015

Lipstick Love- Revlon Colorburst Matte Balm Stain in "Showy"

I was so obsessed with the Revlon Colorburst Balm Stains when they were released. I have almost all of them. But, by the time the release of the Matte version, I wasn't sure that I really needed any. Oh, I was definitely curious, but each time I was tempted, I told myself "No!" I don't always listen to my logical self, but lately I have, mostly.

Well, thanks to a giveaway held by the generous Christina of blog, Lovethatlippie one of the many products that I won was a Matte Balm Stain, and let me tell you, I wasn't at all disappointed.





How pretty is this pink shade!



"Showy" felt similar to the original formula, not drying at all and easy to apply, being a lip pencil. I found it to have very good coverage. 

I didn't find that the longevity was the same. With the original balm stains, even after the initial lipstick had worn off, I was left with a hint of even colour. But, I didn't find the matte balm stain to offer the same long lasting effect. In saying that, I am glad to have this beautiful shade in my collection.

I hope you are enjoying your weekend!





4 comments:

  1. That's a really pretty colour on you, Indie!

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  2. Woo!! I love this colour on you!! Its hands down one of my favourite shades EVER! I agree the matte balms arent as long lasting as the glossy or just bitten kissable balm sticks...still...a gorgeous colour on you!! Xo

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    1. Well, it's all thanks to you, sweet Christina! I love the colour and feel for a matte lipstick. I can see why it's a favourite of yours xx

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