Christmas Lipsticks

What would Christmas be without a few new lippies? Yesterday I was trawling the shops for my last minute gifts and I actually, wait for it…stayed focussed, I know amazing right? I completely finished my shopping, horah, so I felt I deserved a little treat.

I’ve decided my lipstick collection needs a little attention so I paid M.A.C. a little visit. Shout out to Sophie from Trafford Centre M.A.C. who helped me loads and was lovely to talk make up with :O) When she asked me what I was after I had to really rack my brain. I mean usually I just stand swatching products until I find what I like. Today however I wanted to be more specific.

I decided I would like a deep berry like colour and something else that was totally different and fresh. My emphasis is usually on my eyes and I normally stick to the rule of eyes or lips. Fashions change however and the full on eye and lip combo is bang on trend at the moment, would be a shame not to join in the fun.

After swatching like a million lipsticks and with the help of the lovely Sophie I finally landed on Lustre Lipstick in Plumful and Amplified Creme Lipstick in Vegas Volt.

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Plumful seen on your left in both pictures is a gorgeous mauve/deep pink shade that is very understated. It looks really nice with a subtle nude eye but also transitions well into an evening look with a full on glamorous eye.

Vegas Volt is really out there. It is a lovely matt coral/pink/red shade. I must admit I was a bit thrown when I first tried this on but it’s definitely a grower. I can’t wait to wear it over the festive season.

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What do you think guys? Good or bad choices? Will you be rocking the full on eye and lip combo this holiday season? Let me know your thoughts…

PEACE & LOVE
Sonya x

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