• Best & Worst of Pat McGrath MatteTrance Lipsticks

    3 monthes ago - By Temptalia

    Pat McGrath MatteTrance Lipsticks
    Ta-da! I just finished reviewing the ten new shades of Pat McGrath MatteTrance Lipstick that were added this month to the line-up, so that means it's time for a summary of which ones did the best. Per the brand, the MatteTrance formula is supposed to be “richly pigmented” with “”supreme hydration” and “opulent matte opacity.” They are quite pigmented, long-wearing, and comfortable to apply and to wear with minimal slip but lots of initial creaminess. I find that they're of a cream-to-satin finish than a true matte, though they, like most satin finishes...
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  • Best & Worst of Too Faced Throw Back Lipsticks

    Best & Worst of Too Faced Throw Back Lipsticks

    3 monthes ago - By Temptalia

    Too Faced Throw Back Lipstick is supposed to have “creamy, comfortable wear” with “full-coverage” pigmentation and a “multi-reflective glitter finish for high-pigment sparkle payoff.” If you aren't a fan of glitter, just skip to the next lipstick formula, because this is for glitter lovers. Most of the shades had semi-opaque to opaque coverage with a few that had sheerer coverage.
    For as glitter-packed as they were, they felt creamy and smooth being applied and had minimal grittiness even as they wore away. They had average wear-around four hours-with some of the shades that were prone to...
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