ELF Studio Lip Stain First Date Review
I bought some ELF products through my cousin in US. I was not expecting much from them, but just wanted to experiment with various products. I am reviewing the ELF Studio Lip Stain in shade “First Date” today.
Achieve full coverage that lasts for hours with this long-wear formula. Enjoy silky matte color or layer on the moisturizing clear gloss for a shiny look. With key Vitamins A & E your lips stay smooth all day long.
First Date is a doll pink colour.
It has dual side packaging, one side contains the stain and other side contains clear gloss. Applicator also looks good.
3$ in US.
My Experience with ELF Studio Lip Stain First Date:
I liked the packaging; it felt sleek and classy on the first glance. Texture of the lip stain is runny, somewhat of a weird texture. It’s very difficult to apply it uniformly throughout the lips. This shade is very sheer and has to built up in order to hide pigmentation. I like the shade because I felt that the shade is quite pretty and looks good on me (I think :D).
Like most of the other lip stains, I first have to apply the stain, and when the stain has dried up, the clear gloss has to be layered on the lip stain. The clear gloss has a very low staying power, but the stain remains on the lips till I remove it with a good remover. When the clear gloss wears off, the lip stain makes the lips dry and patchy. Still, I like the shade and I also like sheer lipsticks, so this was not a total fail for me.
What I Like about ELF Studio Lip Stain First Date:
- Packaging looks good.
- Shade is also very pretty.
- Comes at a very cheap price if bought from the US 😉
- Lip stain stays on lips until I remove them.
What I Did Not Like about ELF Studio Lip Stain First Date:
- Application is quite tricky, very difficult to apply it uniformly.
- ELF is not available in India.
- It won’t be useful for hiding pigmentation of the lips.
- Not suitable for dry lips
What I Hate about ELF Studio Lip Stain First Date:
- Smells weird (like some chemical).
- Gloss hardly stays for 40 minutes on my lips, and without gloss, the stain makes my lips dry and patchy.
3/5. I won’t recommend this product to anyone. But considering the price, it’s a good try without hurting the pocket.
This is how it looks on my Lips, but I am warning you, without gloss it really looks odd and the gloss has a poor staying power!
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24 thoughts on “ELF Studio Lip Stain First Date Review”
Nice shade and looks good on you 🙂
Thank u shruthi… 🙂
looks so pretty on your lips 🙂
Thanks Ritu … : 🙂
looks great ! and so cheap too !
ya cheap, but only when u buy it from US.. 🙁
Pretty shade 🙂 🙂 Nicely reviewed
Thanks lancy 😉
Mention not Visaki 😀 😀
ohhhhhhhhh the shade looked so pretty in the swatch 🙁 fab pics 🙂
Thank u Anshu 🙂 :*
:blushing :blushing 😀
This looks real nice on your lips, Visakhi! 🙂
thank u Samantha.. 🙂
thank U dear…
Ur name is so unique one… is it ur real name?
the shade is so sooo pretty <3
yea, shade is really pretty… 🙂
shade looks pretty on you..
Aww the color is soo pretty a true doll pink!! 🙂 nd suits u very well
I saw lip stain and I was so happy :((
But it looks grt on u 🙂
i have never tried lipstains in my life.. high time to try one.. 🙁 nice review visakhi.!!!