Hello again! Thank you for checking out my blog and I hope you enjoy this review of the new Maybelline Matte Metallic Lipsticks. I was selected to participate in Influenster’s Maybelline Metallics Virtualvox. If you haven’t heard of Influenster, make sure you check it out! It is a platform for influencers to get connected with brands, it’s a great opportunity to try new products and provide reviews that are useful to others. If you’re interested in signing up, click here.
I was so excited to try these new lipsticks. I am a big fan of Maybelline’s Color Sensational Matte lipsticks so my expectations were set high. The shade I chose was Copper Rose, as I think it looked the prettiest when I swatched them at the store, and I thought it would make a lovely Fall shade. Some of their other shades like Copper Spark, White Gold, Pure Gold, Copper Spark, and Hot Lava I did not try.
Unfortunately, the formula of this lipstick wasn’t up to the standards of its cousins. The Copper Rose shade, I can’t speak of the shades I didn’t try, was very patchy. I had to apply multiple layers to make it work. Also, it is definitely not matte, it doesn’t dry as matte as other matte lipsticks. Although I loved the shade and the way it looked, it was too much work as I am an apply-lipstick-on-way-to-door kind of person.
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