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[REVIEW] 3 Concept Eyes Lip Lacquer #BonBon

Hi!~

I've tried most of the stuff in my haul, and I'm back with some reviews of the cosmetics (skincare stuff will take awhile longer ^^)


I got the Style Nanda 3 Concept Eyes Lip Lacquer in Bon Bon because Show Time was out of stock :( I very much wanted Show Time because its a lovely bright colour! This was my second choice because I don't own any lip lacquer or lipstick in this colour at the moment. Its a cute little bottle that will fit most makeup pouches!

I like how its pretty nude but orange-y! Suits days with heavier eye-makeup :)

Without flash, cos I don't take pictures with flash anyway :P

Left: a thick swatch
Right: a little bit of product, blended out.

The colour payoff is great!




Some images from their website for your reference. ^^

My take is that this is not exactly what I thought it was. I thought it would be creamy and pigmented and long-lasting. Turns out, it actually dries to a matte and overly powdery finish. Yes, its really pigmented and creamy for a liquid lip product. However, that powdery feeling on my lips made it feel dry and weird. It also worn off after an hour in SG's humid weather. I'm not sure if it because that this is a light colour, but it settles into my lip lines (while the rest was worn off) so it looked really uneven and make my lips dry and chapped. I guess it would be perfect for wear when you wanna have a quick photo with  nicely coloured lips but this lippy will not last the day. Definitely a very nice colour, but texture wise, you'd have to get used to it or don't get it at all. I wouldn't have got it if I can turn back the clock (LOL). It made my diligent-nightly-lip-moisturizing routine go to waste in just a day!!! 

Pretty disappointed since I've been excited to try 3 Concept Eyes stuff. And the first item I picked had to disappoint. Sigh.

Comments

  1. The colours look SO pretty! But I agree, I hate lip products that dry powdery... make the lips feel so dry and uncomfortable :(. Great post though!

    Izzi x
    A beauty, food and life blog by Izzi

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  2. my God, the color is soooo beautiful
    think i'm gonna give it a try :D
    http://brighterdemeanor.blogspot.com/

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  3. Hi Hi, you have a cute blog! the color looks nice and pretty!


    Would you like to follow each other on bloglovin and GFC? Check out my blog when you have time and let me know!

    www.gwiyomistyle.net

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  4. the colour is very nice and warm ;)

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  5. Hi, do you want to follow each other on GFC? I am a fan of 3CE. My blog is amismagicbox.blogspot.com.

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  6. is there a cheaper drugstore dupe?

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    1. I have not particularly came across any drugstore brand that makes it in this color and texture, but this nude color is not hard to find I believe :) Setting with loose powder would probably mattify it :P

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    2. Try the nyx soft matte lip creams!

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  7. I want to buy lip pigment,can you tell me where the shop in sg that sell that ? Thanks

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    1. Hi, I got mine from Korea. You can get it on stylenanda.com, they ship to Singapore too :)

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  8. Where is bon bon? Can you give me the adress?

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  9. I totally understand how you felt! I was so excited to try my first lip lacquer and it really disappointed me . Way way way too powdery. Nyx.soft.matte lip creams are much better :)

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