KONTROLBEAUTY | Battle of the liquid matte lipsticks!

matte-lipstick-look-14-620x620Lipstick comes in limitless shades, unique packages and varies prices. It’s more prominent than any other cosmetic product. Your lipstick shade can make or break your entire look! Since the 1990s, lipstick colors turned up a notch and introduced semi-mattes. Recently, matte liquid lipsticks have dominated the beauty world for being 24hour wear, stainless, and bold.  Any lipstick you purchase contains pigments, oils, waxes, and emollients that apply color, texture, and protection to the lips. Whether it’s a bold red or a nude brown you need to add it to your collection!

Time for the battle! Several brands have extended their collection with their styles of liquid matte lipsticks. Liquid matte lipsticks can range from 5.49 to 32.00, drugstore and high-end. Kontrol is here to compare some of our faves! LET THIS BATTLE BEGIN!

NYX Cosmetics Lip Lingerie Liquid Lipstick VS Anastasia Beverly Hills Liquid Lipstick

shoppingNYX Cosmetics Lip Lingerie Liquid Lipstick $7.00 Lip Lingerie, is a new weightless liquid lipstick with a plush matte finish. You can purchase this lip color at any drugstore. These are complimentary to every skin tone. Very matte and doesn’t move once dry. (nyxcosmetics.com)

Anastasia Beverly Hills Liquid Lipstick 2300418$20.00 – ABH is intensely pigmented, the liquid formula that are a rich, long-wearing matte look to lips. Full coverage with opaque color and non-drying. (anastasiabeverlyhills.com)

These two products are constantly compared. Beauty experts and customers love both products. They are very similar in consistency and formula. The only difference is ABH has more variety in 21 shades vs. the 10 shades at NYX.

NYX Cosmetics Liquid Suede Cream Lipstick VS RevelbyJL Liquid Lipstick

liquidsuedecreamlipstick_mainNYX Cosmetics Liquid Suede Cream Lipstick $7.00 – Liquid Suede Cream Lipstick glides on and sets into a striking matte finish. If you’re looking for wild vibrant colors you can find them with the suede creams. They are very creamy and pigmented. (nyxcosmetics.com)a

 

 

HD Liquid MATTE I RevelbyJL Lipstick $15.00 – JL Liquid matte is a unique SMUDGE FREE formula that glides on like a liquid and dries down to a long lasting matte finish without dehydrating the lips. This lipstick is full coverage and all-day wear. (RevelbyJL.com)

Both of these products provide vibrant colors and creamy consistencies. Differences are RevelbyJL provides smudge free formulas and you may have to reapply the NYX liquid creams after a while. Both are affordable and great for a bold POP of color.

Colourpop Ultra Matte Lip Liquid Lipsticks VS Kylie Jenner Lip Kits

ColourPop-Hot-Pink-Swatches KC_Lip_Kit_Kristen2-800x800Colourpop Ultra Matte Lip Liquid Lipsticks $6.00 Colourpop are thin and lightweight formulas that leave your lips SUPER intense with a bold, ultra matte finish. It’s very long wearing! (Colourpop.com)

Kylie Jenner Lip Kits $29.00 The Liquid Matte Lipstick are high intensity pigment for an instant bold matte lip. They are long wearing lipstick that contains moisturizing ingredients for a comfortable, emollient and silky feel that does not dry your lips out. (kyliecomsetics.com)

With both of these products it’s important to have bare, dry, and exfoliated lips for the smoothest finish. Colourpop makes both brands so their products are extremely similar. The difference are the prices.

Liquid lipsticks are great for everyone. If you want a nude, bold or everyday shade, mattes can be your bestfriend! The great part about matte lipsticks are the everyday wear and long-lasting formulas so you don’t have to reapply! Several brands have their own spin, we provided our faves!

Images provided by @kyliecosmetics @colourpop @nyxcosmetics @revelbyjl

written by @leahgordone

Leah Gordone

Executive Beauty Director

Leah Gordone is an published writer and full-time content contributor to YouTube and Kontrol Magazine. She has been known for her beauty videos, college vlogs and crazy storytime videos on YouTube. Not only is she a rising star in the cyber world but she is also an educator. Gordone has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications and Speech and upon completion of a Master's in Education in School Counseling. Instagram/Twitter/YouTube @leahgordone