PRODUCT: Rouge Coco Lip Blush, Chanel – Launching ninth March
THE HYPE: Known for generating the classics, Chanel have just lately been shaking issues up with extra leading edge merchandise. This multi-use ‘lip blush’ guarantees to give a ‘burst of colour and hydration to lips and cheeks’.
REVIEWER: Jennifer George, freelance Beauty Editor
BEAUTY BIO: I am getting loopy eager about new product launches, however day-to-day like a low-key glance, and check out daring traits for foolish selfies at house. I’ve a large mouth – each actually and figuratively – and seem like a clown in shiny lipstick. The combat to discover a 10/10 mascara is actual.
WHAT I USUALLY LOOK FOR IN A LIP/CHEEK TINT: I’m no longer courageous sufficient for daring statements, however like to test the whole lot simply in case it surprises me. With this in thoughts, I love merchandise which are simply buildable so you’ll dip a toe in the water of a development. Texture-wise, I’m no longer fussy a few powder or liquid, however surely choose issues I will be able to follow with my arms. Mainly out of laziness.
CHANEL ROUGE COCO LIP BLUSH REVIEW
This new release is available in six colors, from a rosy nude to a chocolaty pink to a pillar-box pink. I’d in most cases pass directly for the nude, so – for the goal of journalism – I picked the one I might in most cases steer clear of: the shiny pink (Rouge Captivant).
Lips: I normally depart my lips totally nude, making use of a salve or balm about 417 instances an afternoon. This is in part due to my large ol’ clown lips and in part as a result of they’re horribly dry (so lipstick drags and cracks on them). This method is BRIGHT, however seems mild and moisturising (it’s were given oils in it to nourish) so I get started with one tiny dot.
Rubbing it between my lips, no longer a lot occurs. Perhaps a touch of a tint. So I upload 3 extra dots. Now we’re speaking. Smooshed over my freshly balm-ed lips (with out the use of arms) the pink color washes over them, leaving an exquisite bitten sheen of pink. It doesn’t fall into the cracks or bleed over the edges. I’m inspired.
Cheeks: Again, I get started with one dot on every cheek. On this lighter base, the color is going additional, so only one company dot on every facet is sufficient (for me). A nasty enjoy with Benetint as an adolescent all the time has me fearing a product will stain the place it used to be implemented, however – rubbing this in with my index finger – there is quickly no hint of the place the preliminary ‘dot’ used to be, there’s only a flush of color. I’d normally opt for a bricky-pink on my cheeks, however this pink in truth seems like extra of a herbal, pinched ‘flush’. Who knew?
Eyes: Ok so possibly I’m getting over excited now however I check out a bit of as eyeshadow. It’s actually very pretty. No edges, no caking. I follow very frivolously as a result of an excessive amount of pink may pass down the eye an infection path, however I guess when you used the pink (Burning Berry) or peach (Corail Naturel) they’d make a killer eyeshadow or base.
Staying energy: The lip color – the usage of my 3 dot method – best lasted till lunchtime. However, I attempted a complete, painted-on software (at house, in fact) and that actually stained. Without any dryness too. The cheek color lasted longer than any bathtub of ice cream in my freezer has (24 hours). This stuff actually sinks it. Very inspired.
THE VERDICT: Any product that frees up more room in my make-up bag and negates the want for brushes has my consideration. That it is available in loads of lovely sunglasses is an advantage. But it’s the foolproof, long-lasting method that has me offered.