Smashbox Bang Bang Always On Liquid Lipstick Review

Hi everyone,

Today’s review will be another shade from Smashbox Always On Liquid Lipstick and it’s called “Bang Bang.”



Product Description:
An eight-hour wear, liquid-matte lipstick with a featherweight, comfortable formula that stays put and keeps color looking as fresh and flawless as the first swipe. Perfected on-set in Smashbox’s L.A. photo studio, Always On Matte Liquid Lipstick leaves lips with ultra-lightweight, but bold color. This liquid-matte formula is infused with the lip-smoothing Smashbox Primer Oil complex for suede-soft lip color in an array of gorgeous, highly pigmented shades. The precision tip applicator lines and fills with one swipe of the no-drop reservoir, while Advanced Polymer Technology makes lip color stay put and look fresh and flawless for up to eight hours for smudge-proof, budge-proof, and non-feathering, carefree wear.  It is formulated without parabens, sulfates, phthalates.


My Experience with Smashbox Bang Bang Always On Liquid Lipstick:

This lipstick comes in a rectangular clear container with a satin black twist up cap. The applicator has a center that holds enough product to apply in a single dip instead of dipping into the product again and again and the applicator has a pointed end that applies the lipstick precisely . The applicator distributes the product evenly on the lips.



“Bang Bang” is a bright chilli red shade. It will look good on fair to medium skin tones. The formula is outstanding. It feels super comfortable on the lips compared to other liquid lipsticks. It’s insanely pigmented and does not feather. Generally, liquid lipsticks have a tendency to crack in between but these don’t, which is a huge thumbs up for me. It has a mousse-y texture which goes smoothly on the lips.


This liquid lipstick offers matte finish to the lips. Smashbox claims 8 hours of wear, I would say without drinking or eating. It would last longer than that, but I saw slight transferring with drinking or eating, nothing major. It does not flake off which is a good sign. It is buildable and doesn’t look cakey. It feels very lightweight on the lips and doesn’t dry your lips out which is the major problem with other liquid lipsticks.




Pros of Smashbox Bang Bang Always On Liquid Lipstick:

  • Beautiful shade range.
  • Goes on smoothly.
  • Doesn’t look cakey.
  • Lightweight on the lips.
  • Doesn’t dry out lips.
  • Doesn’t flake.
  • Pigmented.
  • Doesn’t feather.

Cons of Smashbox Bang Bang Always On Liquid Lipstick:

  • None.

Would I Repurchase/Recommend Smashbox Bang Bang Always On Liquid Lipstick?
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