Here’s the review on NYX Soft Matte Lip Cream in the shade “Vancouver.”
NYX Professional Makeup Soft Matte Lip Cream straddles the line between lipstick and gloss!Benefits:
• Creamy, lustrous formula applies like silk
• Soft matte finish exudes a sensual glow
• Unique innovative texture adds the perfect polish to any look.
My Experience with NYX Soft Matte Lip Cream Vancouver:
Packaging: I love the color-coordinated tube which helps distinguish the shade right off the bat. The shade name is mentioned via a sticker on the bottom of the tube.
Applicator: The wand is short and precise. It is a double-sided doe-foot wand so it picks up enough product for you to coat your entire lips with a single dip using both sides.
Shade: “Vancouver” is described as a deep purple color. It is so edgy and so vampy, I love it. It is so richly purple that it almost borders on black but up close, you can see the royal hue in all its glory. If you are looking for a nice, vampy shade for this season, you must grab this lip cream.
Texture and Feel: The texture of these lip creams is quite pleasing. These lip creams feel featherlight on the lips, almost like a hybrid of a mousse and a cream which sets to a soft matte look as it dries. When I wear this, I totally forget the fact that I have something on my lips.
For some deeper shades, there is minimal transfer, but for the most part, it is transfer proof.
Pigmentation: While all shades I own have good pigmentation, I have noticed some apply streakier and dry patchier than others. I have found that the shades on the lightest end (some of the n*des and pastel shades) and the darkest end of the spectrum (some vampy shades and unconventional shades etc) from their range can be streaky and it can get very difficult to make them look even even with multiple coats. Most of the shades in the middle( pinks, reds , browns etc) perform fantastic.
This particular shade went on with full opacity in one swipe. There is a little streakiness in one layer, but it is easy to even it out. It goes on smoothly.
Staying Power: This particular shade wears for 6 hours before starting to fade away. There is moderate amount of fading from the inside of the lips after a full meal which requires touch-up.
Overall, I am impressed with this product, and with this range especially because of this super affordable price tag, but I would urge you to read reviews for the shades you are eyeing as the performance is not consistent across the board for all shades.
As for this particular shade, it is such a glorious vampy shade, I love it and highly recommend it.
Pros of NYX Soft Matte Lip Cream Vancouver:
- Lightweight and feels comfortable on the lips.
- Soft, matte finish.
- Non drying.
- Easy to use.
- Good pigmentation, goes opaque in one layer.
- Delicious scent.
Cons of NYX Soft Matte Lip Cream Vancouver:
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