Probably Not a Lipstick for Everyday Wear!

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The other day I went to the Metro Centre and among several other purchases I bought two Revlon Super Lustrous lipsticks. I tried the darker purple shade, Wild Orchid today thinking it would be a nice subtle one for the day. When I had swatched it in the shop it looked like a toned down version of MAC’s Full on Fuchsia. As much as I love that shade, it is quite scary for everyday wear.
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I was wrong. It is perhaps brighter than Full on Fuchsia when applied straight from the bullet. It actually shocked me. I had to reapply with a lip brush to get a more subtler finish.

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However, the colour is really beautiful and there’s nothing wrong with the way these apply. It doesn’t feel sticky on the lips andΒ it does have great staying power. It’s probably a one that I would save for a night out rather than to wear for work during the day.