Essence Glossy Lip Balm in Cherry Kiss Review

Essence Glossy Lip Balm in Cherry Kiss Review

Hello beauties,

I finally got my semester 5 board exams results and I cleared and right now while writing this review, I feel like I am the happiest person on earth. I hope all the BMSites have cleared the exams.  Congrats to all those who have! Coming to the product, it is a mini lip gloss from Essence.  I got quite a few items from this brand and this was one of my picks. This range of glossy lip balms had many shades to choose from and there were all sort of shades like pinks, purples, reds, etc. I picked the red one and here’s the review.



Rs. 129 for 8.5 ml.

Product Description:

For pure glossy delight, opt for the Glossy Lip Balm by Essence. The pampering, light formula of this lip balm gives your lips a gorgeous shine and it has a delicious apple pie scent, too! Unlike other formulas, this one won’t dry out your lips. Sure to become your favourite lip balm, make sure you have one in your make-up bag, handbag and bathroom cabinet.  To use, simply sweep onto your lips for an immediate burst of colour and shine.


My Take on Essence Glossy Lip Balm in Cherry Kiss:

I went to visit the store and Essence was one brand that attracted me the most due to all the colourful items that were arranged there. I just couldn’t stop myself from picking up the stuff. I got this lip balm in the flavour “Cherry Kiss” just because it was red and I like it a lot when my lips look red or pink. The packaging is extremely sweet and girly and the red gloss can be seen through the tube.

The slant tip and a nozzle make it very convenient to use and it is so tiny that it may fit anywhere. The texture of the gloss is a bit heavy and sticky, but I think the stickiness is pretty mild. One drop will cover the lips totally. It provides a rich glossy shine which makes the lips appear fuller and the shine stays on till the gloss is on, so that is the best part. Not only shine but it also provides good colour pay-off.


The shade is a red one and the lips actually appear red and shiny and it totally gives a doll look. The red colour does not settle in fine lines and does not even bleed, but it smells nothing of cherries, has a little bubble-gum fragrance which I think everyone may not like. It went into my mouth and tasted very sweet actually.


It lasted on me for like 3 hours considering I don’t have snacks or sips of water continuously. With snacks, it will stay for less than 2 hours. Overall, I pretty much love this gloss and currently I am carrying it wherever I go because this is apt for day time and night time as well and looks good with subtle eye makeup and heavy eye makeup too; it is actually helpful to finish up any look.


Pros of Essence Glossy Lip Balm in Cherry Kiss:

  • Looks very cute and easy to carry around.
  • Application is easy with the slant tip.
  • Comes in 6-7 shades and flavours.
  • Gives an equal amount of glossiness and tint to the lips.
  • Makes the lips appear fuller.
  • The gloss stays for 3 hours on the lips without eating or drinking.
  • Smells like bubble gum and tastes very sweet too.
  • Suitable with all kinds of looks.
  • Keeps lips hydrated.


Cons of Essence Glossy Lip Balm in Cherry Kiss:

  • Not easily available.
  • Does not smell like cherries at all.
  • People with pigmented lips may find this lip balm sheer.
  • It feels a little bit sticky.

Will I Repurchase/Do I Recommend Essence Glossy Lip Balm in Cherry Kiss?

Yes, I surely recommend this one as it is suitable for every occasion, be it everyday wear or a date or a party because it just finishes up every look, gives a very dazzling shine which all the girls love and you have a lot many flavours and shades to choose from. I might get this one or some other flavour again.

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13 thoughts on “Essence Glossy Lip Balm in Cherry Kiss Review

  1. firstly congrats dear *happy dance* *happy dance* *happy dance* *happy dance*
    wowwww what a yummyyy product *drool* *drool* *drool* *drool* & wowww this one also not available easily rofl rofl rofl *headbang* *headbang* lovely lip swatch *hifive* *hifive* loved the color…. *woot* *woot* want to try this one & pink one *haan ji* *haan ji* *haan ji*

    enjoyyy ur successssss…….. *happydance* *happydance* *happydance* *happydance* *happydance* *happydance* *happydance* god bless *puchhi* *puchhi* *puchhi*

    1. Thankkkk you soooo much Nayana for the lovely complimentsssss *puchhi* *puchhi* *puchhi* *thankyou* *thankyou* *thankyou* thank you for the blessings again *happy dance* *happy dance* yeah me wanted to try the pink one but had loads of them so skipped it *hihi* *hihi* this does look yummy and gorgeous when you actually see it on yourself *hifive* *hifive*

    1. Awwww Thankkk you soo much Gowww *puchhi* *puchhi* *thankyou* *thankyou* glad you loved ittt *happy dance* *happy dance* xoxoxox *puchhi*

    1. Totally enjoying it Jomol diiii *puchhi* *puchhi* *puchhi* *thankyou* *thankyou* sooo muchhhh *hifive* *hifive* very happy for now… enjoy the college end *happy dance* *happy dance*

  2. Congrats on clearing 5th semster *hifive* , my brother is currently in 4th semester in BMS *haan ji* , the color looks quite pretty but currently I have my hands full with a lot of lip products so will skip this for now *hihi* *hihi*

    1. Ohhhhh now the 5th sem vil start soon *pompom* *pompom* me on the way to complete graduation *happy dance* *happy dance* i know and lip products take soo much time to finish too na *headbang* *headbang* *hihi* *hihi* *thankyou* *thankyou*

    1. *thankyou* *thankyou* very much Mayuriii *puchhi* i personally loved this shade a lottt *happy dance* *happy dance*

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