So, we get it – you want matte lips but you don’t want to feel like you’ve slathered a pot of paint all over your pout…
Thanks to Kylie Jenner’s famous lips, matte liquid lipsticks are all the rage these days. If you can’t get hold of a Kylie Lip Kit, don’t fear – here are some of Dubai’s best high street products to give you that famous Jenner pout in an instant.
Top 5 Liquid Lipsticks In Dubai
Be sure to store these five liquid lippies in your make-up bag… Watch out Kylie Jenner, with these juicy lipsticks in tow, we’re ready to flaunt our perfect pouts all over Instagram.
- NYX Soft Matte Lip Cream Dhs32 at Lifestyle
When you think of matte lipsticks, you instantly think of a drying formula that leaves you reaching for the nearest lip scrub. Not with this little beauty from NYX though, which glides on as a highly pigmented cream and sets with a matte finish. At Dhs32 each, this is a make-up must-have that you can’t miss out on.
- M.A.C Retro Matte Liquid Lipcolour Dhs130
If you’re looking for a UAE substitute to Kylie Jenner’s Mary Jo K, the make-up maestros at M.A.C have got you covered. Try their Retro Matte Liquid Lipcolour in Feels So Grand for a modern matte twist on classic red lips. Michele Magnani, M.A.C Senior International Make-Up Artist, exclusively tells us: “I love Retro Matte! It’s really long-lasting.”
- Too Faced Melted Chocolate Liquified Lipstick Dhs106 at Sephora
As if liquid lipsticks weren’t already exciting enough, Too Faced have gone and made a range that smells and tastes like chocolate – minus the calories. Their bestselling Melted Liquified Lipsticks have had a revamp, now boasting six cocoa-powder infused shades that offer some serious high-impact colour.
- Wow by Wojooh Lipstuck Extreme Wear Lip Lacquer Dhs85
This water resistant, non-transferable lip lacquer parades a smooth, hydrating formula – packed with natural micas – that hugs and shapes the contours of your lips to give you an ultra defined, super-plump pout. No more ugly lip stains on your water bottles!
- Kat Von D Everlasting Liquid Lipstick Dhs100 at Sephora
Known for her long-lasting make-up marvels, Kat Von D has introduced Everlasting Liquid Lipsticks. The line boasts 28 lust-worthy shades from subtle nudes to bolder hues that are enriched with sunflower seed and vitamin E, making them the perfect lippies to rock day or night.
We’re loving how Kylie Jenner makes liquid lippie look so gangster in this clip:
How To Apply Liquid Lipstick
When it comes to actually applying the wonders that are liquid lipsticks, it’s not as easy as it may seem. Watch this video from popular make-up guru NikkieTutorials – friend of Huda Beauty and fellow beauty YouTuber – to master the art of faultless liquid lipstick application.
Words: Humeara Mohamed