Glides on as a creamy, non-shimmery, pigmented neutral-to-cool light pink. As it sets, though, it becomes a bit brighter and, in my case, more flattering. The texture is deceiving, however. It seems as if it should be moisturizing, but it isn't. It's drying enough to make my (sensitive) lips feel tight and uncomfortable. Still, it's a lovely shade. I like that it stains the lips and wears off evenly. [Edit: Had to stop using it due to irritation.]
This is a neutral pink color, it looks great on me because the colour is similar to my own lip color, very neutral and it doesn't make my lip very dry. overall, it's a good product.
I should have known better ~ I keep thinking that somehow one of these pink lipsticks is going to work for someone with a fair, yellow-orange, skin tone. This lipstick looked and reminded me of the 1980's pink lipsticks that were worn with neon swimsuits. It's was very barbie doll like on me. It might have worked if I had a tan, but I don't lay in the sun anymore. This color didn't work for me, so it's going back to the store...
Lovely, neutral purple-y pink. I usually look horrible in pink lipsticks that throw purple because i have red undertones to my skin but this one really compliments my face. It is one of those perfect 'my-lips-but-way-better' colours that you can wear with any look. On me, the colour looks nothing like it does in the swatch shown above.
Usually i can only wear gloss when i do smokey eye makeup, but this is light enough to wear with it without making me look like a clown. The packaging is also beautiful and the texture is non-drying and creamy. No glitter which is a tremendous plus as i hate the gritty feeling it gives my lips. Will surely repurchase!
Sorry, but I'm going to have to give this an overall 3. First off, I'm not really a lipstick person so I thought I'd give this a try when CVS was having 2/$10. This was really pretty in the tube, swatched, and swatched on someone's lips on beautyswatch (a website that has lipstick swatches on people's lips). I also bought this color because of another Asian girl said it was flattering for her complexion. I'm an asian NC 25-30 in the summer and a bit lighter in the winter. My lips are, I would say medium-to pretty pigmented, a pinky-berry-muave color (more on the pink berry side). I actually wanted to get a lipstick color in almost the same shade as my lip color (haha, sounds weird, but I really like my lip color and I didn't just want a clear gloss or balm). This on without a concealer or nude shade to cancel out my original lip color was sooooooo bright. It is definitely a medium pink with a hint of muave (though I don't really see it?) no blue, peach, or coral undertones. It doesn't really match well with my coloring. I will probably have to just apply one coat or something.
Packaging-wise, this isn't that great. It's flimsy and I can see why so many people dislike it.
Texture-wise, it's pretty smooth but the shinyness does seem to disappear after a few minutes with balm underneath.
I like the finish of it, it's not as shiny as a gloss and I love how it's matte.
Overall, I wouldn't buy this color again.
If you have a coupon, this product will be pretty cheap!
Overall, I like this color a lot. I'm NC30 and have pigmented lips, so what I do is put on a nude colored lipstick first then put on pink me up. The result is quite amazing!
After seeing good reviews on this line of lipstick on MUA I wanted to try it out. I actually wanted to get the Park Av Peach because I'm not a 'pink person' but it was out of stock at 2 stores... So I ended up buying this one.
(1) I was pleasantly surprised, this pink looks very nice on me (Asian skin tone). It's a very versatile pink I think - it looks different under different light (in a good way)! It's very matte (I like) but not too dull-looking.
(2) The texture is very soft and color is quite rich, slightly more color than the moisture extreme line. The smell is nice and has no weird taste.
(3) It is actually a bit drying. My lips are chronically dry so this doesn't help. Maybe I should stick with moisture extreme.
(4) Lasting power is okay, need to reapply after eating, as usual.
(5) I can see they wanted to do something creative with the packaging but I think its too bulky..
(6) The other thing I don't like is that this color makes my teeth appear quite yellow.. for some reason :S
Sorry to bring down the "100% buy again" status. I personally won't buy cos I'm not a big fan of pink lips and it's a bit drying for me.
Excellent color - sort of a pinker version of MAC Cosmo. This is Cosmo's sister!
No mauve tone or bluish color - just bright - just right pink!
This color looks pretty light in the tube, but it is pretty bright on my NC25-30 skin. I don't think it necessarily looks *bad* on me, but I just don't think I'm used to it. It's a medium pink cream. The texture of the lipstick is a tad waxy and can look dry on the lips without a touch of gloss, but is still smooth and doesn't tug. I like that it isn't too slippery though, so lasting power will be better as opposed to a really glossy lipstick.
Not an everyday lipstick for me, but it's a pretty color.
Wow, like most others here, I loved this lipstick too. I picked it up at Walmart, it was on sale for $5.
The shade looked pretty in the tube. But usually I am disappointed when I actually try the lipstick on my lips because it tends to look different than it does in the tube, even if I totally blank my lips out with concealer. I have light skin. It's fair in the winter and medium in the summer. This lipstick is sooo flattering. It's hard to find a perfect pink because most have either too much blue undertones or too much peachy undertones. This one has none of those undertones yet looks very soft and beautiful. It would flatter many skin tones. It feels great on the lips too, not heavy or cakey. Also, I love the creamy and satin consistency and finish of it. It makes your lips look plumper and soo yummy and kissable. You also do not need to use gloss over it because it has a very beautiful finish with just the right amount of shine.
I am very pleased with the color sensational line by Maybelline. My favorite shades are "Are you Reddy"-a perfect red for all skin tones, and it's flattering in the daylight too, and "Coral Crush" which is beautiful on tanned skin as well as light. I disliked the shade "Nearly There". It totally washed me out and it's too frosty. However, I will definitely repurchase the others and try more. The only thing that might bother you is the packaging, the caps go loose, crack, and can fall off. But I takes very good care of my makeup so I have not had this problem yet. Hope this helps!!