Sally Hansen Lip Inflation Extreme – Sheer Pink

by Laksmipriya V on September 3, 2013 · 11 comments

Sally Hansen Lip Inflation Extreme – Sheer Pink

By Lakshmipriya V.

Hello all IMBBians!

Here I’m with a review of Sally Hansen’s Lip Inflation Extreme in shade Sheer Pink.
Sally Hansen is already on top with their great Nail products and now I have become a crazy fan of their Lip products too after using this lip inflation gloss
Sally Hansen Lip Inflation Extreme – Sheer Pink

What does it claim?

Dare to compare! Refreshingly tingly gloss instantly inflates lips. Ginger and Cinnamon help stimulate and plump lips. Peppermint provides lips with a cooling and stimulating sensation. Lips become flushed and plump instantly for a sexy, pouty look that lasts. Guaranteed Visible Results. Dermatologist Tested.
It promises to give you that Angelina Jolie lips! Now who doesn’t want it?
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How to use it?

Apply a generous amount over the entire lip area. You may experience a slight tingle. Can be worn alone or over your favorite lip product. Apply as needed.

Price:

INR 825/-

What it contains?
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My take on Sally Hansen Lip Inflation Extreme – Sheer Pink :

Firstly, I have very thin and small lips and so far no lip product made my lips appear plump. So when I came to know that this gives you plumpy lips, I was totally sold! Almost all shades look nearly same in the pack, but they really differ in pigmentation. These come in a sturdy transparent plastic packaging with a golden screw cap which really looks gorgeous :D The brush is perfect for applying the gloss even on thin lips.

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Coming to the product, it is actually a very beautiful baby pink gloss which is super shiny. It really inflates your lips as per the claims – I say this because I have very thin lips and even my lips look plumpy :D It gives a tingling sensation on your lips due to the cinnamon and mint in it and has a cool bubblegum smell – the boomer smell..Yummmm.. Also it has a sweet taste in the beginning of application.

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The shine this gives to your lips lasts for nearly 2 hours and starts fading later, but still you have the gloss on your lips for a good time of 6 hours without eating (though it can stand light snacking and a cup of coffee – I’m an ardent lover of coffee :P) This gloss gives intense moisture to lips which stays for a good time of 8-9 hours without eating. I really love this part of the product.

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But this has one big downside – it is very sheer and if you have pigmented lips, this doesn’t cover the pigmentation. If you try going overboard with 3 or 4 coats, then you would end up with unusual artificial awkward lips.

So in short you get: 2 hours – immense shine and plumpy lips, 3-4 hours – lesser shine but the lips still remain plumpy, keeps your lips moisturized for a good time of 8-9 hours.

Swatches:
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Why I Love Sally Hansen Lip Inflation Extreme – Sheer Pink :

• Inflates your lips well
• Gives a wonderful shine for atleast 2 hours
• The shine fades but a minimal shine stays on your lips for 3-4 hours
• Moistures your lips well for atleast 8 hours
• Gorgeous and royal packaging
• Beautiful shades available

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Why I hate Sally Hansen Lip Inflation Extreme – Sheer Pink :

• Doesn’t give good coverage on pigmented lips
• Very sheer gloss
• Price could be a downside for many

Do I recommend\repurchase Sally Hansen Lip Inflation Extreme – Sheer Pink ?

Definitely!

IMBB Rating: 4.5 out of 5 (-0.5 for the sheerness)

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{ 11 comments… read them below or add one }

jomol September 3, 2013 at 6:14 pm

Welcome to IMBB Laxmipriya, love this subtle shade of pink *whistle*

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Lakshmipriya September 4, 2013 at 11:41 am

*thankyou* Jomol di :) Yes the shade is gorgeous *happy dance*

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neha September 3, 2013 at 6:15 pm

tall claims but i still wana try n see what plumping i get :P

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Aditi September 3, 2013 at 10:32 pm

Same here!

I find it very difficult to try the plumping claims!

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Lakshmipriya September 4, 2013 at 11:42 am

He he true! very tall claims.. but I have super thin lips and even my roomie asked me what gloss I have applied coz it shows ur lips plump *duh* *duh* *happydance* *happydance*

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René September 3, 2013 at 7:59 pm

Is it sticky?

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Lakshmipriya September 4, 2013 at 11:43 am

It is bit sticky initially when you apply it Rene, but the stickiness goes off in few mins :)

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Gowthami September 3, 2013 at 8:47 pm

very sheer gloss for me.. It’s a skip .. :) Looks pretty on you and nice review *clap* *clap*

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Lakshmipriya September 4, 2013 at 11:44 am

*thankyou* Gowthami :)

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Esha September 4, 2013 at 11:01 am

You got this in vellvette box? I got the clear one and I hate it…at least they gave you some color.. rofl rofl

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Lakshmipriya September 4, 2013 at 11:44 am

Clear gloss? *cry* A big nooooo *blush*

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